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This chapter details the changing historical dimensions of lake tourism in Savonlinna in Finland and connects the representation of the lake (as shown in historical advertising materials) to broader national myths and representations. It is shown that the different types of representations and the...

Author(s)
Pitkänen, K.; Vepsäläinen, M.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Lake tourism: an integrated approach to lacustrine tourism systems, 2005, pp 67-82
Abstract

This chapter examines how travel journalists as travel mediators construct power relations among travel constituents. The concept of 'mediation' is defined in this chapter as an intervention between, and a shaping of, tourist relationships or interactions among diverse interest groups. The chapter...

Author(s)
Simmons, B. A.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism and postcolonialism: contested discourses, identities and representations, 2004, pp 43-56