Enhancing the City

New Perspectives for Tourism and Leisure

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ISBN: 978-90-481-2418-3 (Print) 978-90-481-2419-0 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIV

  2. Enhancing the City: New Perspectives for Tourism and Leisure

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 1-15

      Enhancing the City: New Perspectives for Tourism and Leisure

  3. Leisure and Construction of Urban Consciousness

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Pages 19-43

      Places for Leisure: Places for City

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      Pages 45-64

      Places for Leisure as Interactive Space of the City

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      Pages 65-81

      Urban Tourist Precincts as Sites of Play

  4. Authentic Places, Simulacrum Places

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-83

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      Pages 85-106

      The Tourist City, the Dream and the Reversal of Time

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      Pages 107-132

      Disney-ality and Forgetfulness: the Eu-topia of a Consolatory Place

  5. Creative Places and Cultural Matrices of the City

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 133-133

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      Pages 135-154

      Creativity of Places as a Resource for Cultural Tourism

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      Pages 155-177

      Historico-Cultural Sustainability and Urban Dynamics

  6. Leisure and Privatisation of Public Space

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

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      Pages 181-185

      Spaces of Consumption

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      Pages 187-204

      Shopping as an Urban Leisure Activity

  7. Urban Tourism and Hybrid Spaces

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 205-205

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      Pages 207-220

      Questioning the Urban in Urban Tourism

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      Pages 221-243

      The Ambivalent Space(s) of Tourism in Italian Colonial Libya

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      Pages 245-274

      Waterfront Retrieved: Buenos Aires’ Contrasting Leisure Experience

  8. Urban Populations and Rights of Citizenship

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 275-275

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      Pages 277-312

      Which Tourisms? Which Territories?

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      Pages 313-332

      Tourist Populations

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      Pages 333-360

      Tourism and Local Participation: What about the Citizens?

  9. Back Matter

    Pages 361-369