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This paper addresses the growing phenomenon of cosmetic surgery tourism through a focus on the development of this industry in South Korea. Unlike many discussions of this topic, the paper decentres dominant narratives based on west-goes-east or north-goes-south journeys. Instead, we look at...

Holliday, R.; Cheung, O.; Cho JiHyun; Bell, D.
Wiley, Melbourne, Australia
Asia Pacific Viewpoint, 2017, 58, 2, pp 190-202

From a survey of 600 residents from 5 major cities in Korea (October 5-22 1996), most (75%) of the respondents did not recognize the concept of ecotourism. Of those that did, these people were more likely to take an interest in environmental matters, and visiting nature parks had a strong...

Kim YongGeun; Cho JoongHyun
Korean Journal of Environment and Ecology, 1998, 12, 2, pp 156-162