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The Resource The Tourist State : Performing Leisure, Liberalism, and Race in New Zealand, Margaret Werry

The Tourist State : Performing Leisure, Liberalism, and Race in New Zealand, Margaret Werry

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The Tourist State : Performing Leisure, Liberalism, and Race in New Zealand
Title
The Tourist State
Title remainder
Performing Leisure, Liberalism, and Race in New Zealand
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Margaret Werry
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Language
eng
Summary
No longer the dreary sheep farm at the end of the world, the New Zealand of the new millennium is a hot global ticket, heralded for its bicultural dynamism, laid-back lifestyle, and scenery extraordinary enough to pass for Tolkien's Middle Earth. How this image was crafted is the story The Tourist State tells. In a series of narratives that address the embodied dimensions of biopolitics and explore the collision of race, performance, and the cultural poetics of the state, Margaret Werry exposes the real drama behind the new New Zealand, revealing how a nation was sold to the world-and to itsel
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
A Quadrant book
The Tourist State : Performing Leisure, Liberalism, and Race in New Zealand, Margaret Werry
Label
The Tourist State : Performing Leisure, Liberalism, and Race in New Zealand, Margaret Werry
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.cttts7cr
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
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Contents
Cover; Contents; Note on Orthography; Introduction: Toward a Performance Theory of the State; 1. The State of Nature: Governmentality, Biopoetics, Sensation; 2. The Class Act of Guide Maggie: Cosmopolitesse, Publics, and Participatory Anthropology; 3. Translation, Transnation: Theatrical Politics and Political Theater in the American Pacific; 4. Traficking Race: Policy, Property, and Racial Reformation in the Tourist State; 5. Altered States: Global Hollywood, the Rise of Wellywood, and the Moving Image of Race; Conclusion: Living in a Tourist State; Acknowledgments; Notes; Glossary; A; H; I
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1 online resource (xxxix, 313 pages)
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9780816678440
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Media type code
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illustrations.
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Specific material designation
remote

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