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Touring Mines and Mining Tourists

Pretes, Michael

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Potosí, a colonial city in the highlands of Bolivia, was once the glory of the Spanish empire, with the richest mines in South America. The city's working silver mines, established in 1545, are a distinctive tourism attraction. Unlike in many other minin

dc.contributor.authorPretes, Michael
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-13T23:39:54Z
dc.identifier.issn0160-7383
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/94231
dc.description.abstractPotosí, a colonial city in the highlands of Bolivia, was once the glory of the Spanish empire, with the richest mines in South America. The city's working silver mines, established in 1545, are a distinctive tourism attraction. Unlike in many other minin
dc.publisherPergamon-Elsevier Ltd
dc.sourceAnnals of Tourism Research
dc.subjectKeywords: indigenous knowledge; mining; post-colonialism; tourist attraction; Bolivia Bolivia; Heritage; Indigenous people; Latin America; Mines
dc.titleTouring Mines and Mining Tourists
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.description.refereedYes
local.identifier.citationvolume29
dc.date.issued2002
local.identifier.absfor140216 - Tourism Economics
local.identifier.ariespublicationMigratedxPub23767
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationPretes, Michael, College of Asia and the Pacific, ANU
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.issue2
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage439
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage456
local.identifier.doi10.1016/S0160-7383(01)00041-X
dc.date.updated2015-12-12T09:27:06Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-0036216447
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