Travel Journalism

Exploring Production, Impact and Culture

  • Folker Hanusch
  • Elfriede Fürsich

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. On the Relevance of Travel Journalism: An Introduction

    1. Folker Hanusch, Elfriede Fürsich
      Pages 1-17
  3. Mapping the Terrain: Strategies for Studying Travel Journalism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-19
    2. Elfriede Fürsich, Anandam P. Kavoori
      Pages 21-38
    3. Maja Sonne Damkjœr, Anne Marit Waade
      Pages 39-59
  4. Exploring the Producers: Professional Expectations, Routines and Markets

  5. Destination Unknown: Content and Representations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Christine N. Buzinde, Eunice Eunjung Yoo, C. Bjørn Peterson
      Pages 193-210
  6. (Dark) Histories, Sustainability, Cosmopolitanism: The Old and New Politics of Travel Journalism

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 267-274

About this book


Contributors from diverse backgrounds explore a range of issues in relation to the media and journalism's role in ascribing meaning to tourism practices. This fascinating account offers a thoroughly international and interdisciplinary perspective on an increasingly important field of journalism scholarship.


Tourism Travel Journalism Television Newspapers Magazines Internet Blogs Professional Identity Representing the Other Globalization Cosmopolitanism Media Framing globalization journalism journalists media news politics

Editors and affiliations

  • Folker Hanusch
    • 1
  • Elfriede Fürsich
    • 2
  1. 1.Queensland University of TechnologyAustralia
  2. 2.Boston CollegeUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Media & Culture Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45959-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-32598-3
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