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Tourism Promotion, the Hawaii Convention Center, and the Hawaii Tourism Authority

James Mak

in Developing a Dream Destination: Tourism and Tourism Policy Planning in Hawaii

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832438
eISBN:
9780824871802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832438.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter examines the promotion of tourism in Hawaii, the development of a convention center, and the role of the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA). It looks at the beginnings of tourism promotion ... More


A Crop Worth Cultivating: Creating the North Woods

Aaron Shapiro

in The Lure of the North Woods: Cultivating Tourism in the Upper Midwest

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677924
eISBN:
9781452946764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677924.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Analyzes the role of local, regional, and statewide organizations, as well as state and federal government, in creating the North Woods. Examining the relationship that developed between private ... More


Tourists Do Not Deplete Our Soil: Interwar Land Conservation

Aaron Shapiro

in The Lure of the North Woods: Cultivating Tourism in the Upper Midwest

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677924
eISBN:
9781452946764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677924.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Focusing on experts who offered plans for remaking the region and local residents who shaped land use initiatives on the ground, it highlights the contested nature of conservation policies and ... More


No Dull Days at Dunn’s: Labor and Leisure in the North Woods

Aaron Shapiro

in The Lure of the North Woods: Cultivating Tourism in the Upper Midwest

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677924
eISBN:
9781452946764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677924.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Explores the people involved in developing tourist facilities, the vacationers who frequented these places, and the workers who provided for people’s leisure and helped shape experiences and views of ... More


Tell the World about Your Charms: The Promotional Appeal

Aaron Shapiro

in The Lure of the North Woods: Cultivating Tourism in the Upper Midwest

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677924
eISBN:
9781452946764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677924.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Analyzes the North Woods image as portrayed in promotional literature and compares it with actual vacation experiences. Promotional materials, including maps, guidebooks, brochures, newspaper and ... More


You’ve Earned It—Now Enjoy It: Playing in the Postwar Era

Aaron Shapiro

in The Lure of the North Woods: Cultivating Tourism in the Upper Midwest

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677924
eISBN:
9781452946764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677924.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Examines how private organizations, government, tourist proprietors, workers, and vacationers transformed the North Woods after World War Two. Drawing on previous chapter themes, it analyzes the ... More


The Not So Quiet Crisis: Tourism, Wilderness, and Regional Development

Aaron Shapiro

in The Lure of the North Woods: Cultivating Tourism in the Upper Midwest

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677924
eISBN:
9781452946764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677924.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Considers the North Woods within larger outdoor recreation debates spearheaded by the congressionally-sanctioned Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission in the late 1950s and early 1960s. ... More


Tracking Race: Policy, Property, and Racial Reformation in the Tourist State

Margaret Werry

in The Tourist State: Performing Leisure, Liberalism, and Race in New Zealand

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816666058
eISBN:
9781452946719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816666058.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines neoliberal transformations in contemporary Aotearoa New Zealand as they reinvent the previous century’s touristic technologies of branding, spatial management, conduct, ... More


St Lucia: Jobs and Integration of a Small-Island Nation

Andrew S. Downes, Edwin St Catherine, and Ezra Jn Baptiste

in Jobs For Development: Challenges and Solutions in Different Country Settings

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780198754848
eISBN:
9780191816321
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198754848.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

St Lucia is a small developing island nation in the Caribbean which historically depended on the banana industry as a major source of output growth, employment, and foreign exchange. When external ... More


Introduction

Alison Booth

in Homes and Haunts: Touring Writers' Shrines and Countries

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780198759096
eISBN:
9780191819728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198759096.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

Opening up the concepts of literary reception and author “countries,” the conventions of the homes and haunts, and the history of house museums, this Introduction locates the book in relation to ... More


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