March 10: Introduction to Gender, Race, and Sex Tourism
INTRODUCTION TO GENDER, RACE, AND SEX TOURISM
Topics and Questions
• How do race and gender interact w tourism?
• How does being a tourist chnage people's sexual desires?
• What can we understand about global tourism sexscapes?
• How is relationship tourism different from sex tourism?
• How is the practice of sex and relationship tourism gendered? What are the
similarities and differences between male and female sex tourists and tourees?
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How does being a tourist change people's sexual desires?
• Reading: Women's sexual behaviour in tourism (Gibson and Poria)
What can we unders