Boxill, Ian; Marshall, Don D.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Sociology, Psychology and Social Work
Caribbean tourism and the production of fantasy
Journal of eastern Caribbean studies
Date of Publication
Special issue-Tourism in the Caribbean: Image, discourse and product
Examines the state of the Caribbean's economic development in light of globalization and its associated challenges. Argues that bolstering competitiveness in the tourism sector is critical to the economic survival of many countries. However, its form remains developmentally stultified as little backwards and forward linkages are in evidence, and, moreover, the sociological side effects warn of a strategy pressing up agianst its own limits.....