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Tourism discourse

Crispin Thurlow

Tourism discourse

language and global mobility

by Crispin Thurlow

  • 101 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tourism -- Social aspects,
  • Language and culture,
  • Culture and globalization,
  • Discourse analysis

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementCrispin Thurlow, Adam Jaworski.
    ContributionsJaworski, Adam, 1957-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG155.A1 .T495 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23919662M
    ISBN 109781403987969
    LC Control Number2009046586
    OCLC/WorldCa463972043

    In English tourism promotional discourse, the direct imperative style of persuasion draws the reader into the discourse. The textual description unfolds as if the reader is travelling through it not only as a spectator but more importantly as an active ‘actor’ and a dynamic ‘performer’.Cited by: 7.   For the former, discourse is any “talk and text” that frames and shapes and/or is resultant from human aspirations, intentions, reflections, and actions. Many scholars studying power -related issues in tourism build their theoretical foundations on Foucault’s () notion of the performativity of discourses and Fairclough’s (

    Book Review: The Discourse of Tourism and National Heritage: A Contrastive Study from a Cultural Perspective. By Claudia Elena Stoian. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Ibérica, vol. (34), ISSN Kerala Tourism on Saturday launched an online platform to enable non-residents Keralites to book vehicles of tour operators to travel back to the state, ending the stalemate due to a national lockdown clamped seven weeks ago to fight COVID Keralites stranded in other parts of the country can submit enquiries to tour/transport operators through the department's website

    For the first time ever, this book brings together an explicit linkage between empirical and theoretical perspectives on tourism and discourse. A broad social semiotic approach is adopted to analyze a range of spoken, written and visual texts providing a unique resource for researching and teaching tourism in the context of communication : Channel View Publications. This text explores tourism websites as mediums of identity construction and promotion. As interactive modes of communication, tourism websites for nations, cities, and attractions function critically in the new capitalism as calls for social action in contributing to economic and .


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ADAM JAWORSKI is Professor at the Centre for Language and Communication Research, Cardiff University, UK. His books include Discourse, Communication and Tourism (, with Annette Pritchard), The Discourse Reader () and The New Sociolinguistics Reader (Palgrave Macmillan, ) (both with Nik Coupland).Cited by:   This book will be useful for academics working in the field of multimodal analysis, corpus linguistics, cross-cultural marketing, and cross-cultural studies, and for students of tourism, communication, and marketing studies.

Her main research interests are tourism discourse, corpus linguistics and the study of meaning, and intercultural. Innovative Perspectives on Tourism Discourse is a pivotal reference source for the latest research findings on the role of language and linguistics in the travel industry.

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Official Tourism Websites: A Discourse Analysis Perspective investigates the construction and promotion of identity of tourist locales by the designers of the official websites for destinations such as Santiago de Compostela, Spain; the Baltic states of Latvia and Estonia; New Orleans, Louisiana and Gary, Indiana; Myanmar/Burma; US Sports Halls of Fame; and, in recognizing the influence and.

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Framed by the symbolic and economic orders of global mobility, Tourism Discourse presents an empirically-based discussion of language ideologies and host-tourist relations in contemporary tourism. Each chapter investigates a different tourism genre: inflight magazines, trade signs and business cards, tourists' postcard messages, television.

The third edition of The Discourse Reader is a key resource for all students of discourse analysis in a wide range of disciplines from linguistics to communication studies, Language, Image, Space () and co-author of Tourism Discourse: The Language of Global Mobility ().

'The best book on discourse analysis just got better. Tourism has become increasingly shaped by neoliberal policies, yet the consequences of this neoliberalisation are relatively under-explored.

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Secondly, it asks how tourism shapes and has shaped our discourses about peoples and places over time. More specifically, the book examines how discourse and communication shape the identities of hosts, tourists, destinations and tourist attractions, modes of transport, and so on.