Archaeology and Tourism: Touring the Past

Dallen J. Timothy, Lina G. Tahan

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5 Scopus citations


This book provides a global and thematic examination of the relationships between archaeology and tourism, and a critical analysis of thinking in the area of archaeology-based tourism. It focuses on the differences and similarities between archaeology-based tourism and heritage tourism and highlights the interdependence and dissonance between tourism and archaeology and archaeological traditions. The volume offers a systematic investigation of current issues and implications in the relationship between tourism and archaeology from both tourism and archaeological perspectives. It is a key academic resource for students, researchers and practitioners in tourism, archaeology, cultural heritage management and anthropology.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherChannel View Publications
Number of pages230
ISBN (Electronic)9781845417574
ISBN (Print)9781845417567
StatePublished - Jun 10 2020

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)
  • Business, Management and Accounting(all)
  • Social Sciences(all)
  • Arts and Humanities(all)


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