O'Reilly logo

The Critical Turn in Tourism Studies by Annette Pritchard, Nigel Morgan, Irena Ateljevic

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Foreword

Dialectical thinking and critical pedagogy –towards a critical tourism studies

Peter McLaren and Nathalia E. Jaramillo

As staunch advocates and international practitioners of critical pedagogy, we have over the years been making a case for an approach to research and practice that is grounded in dialectical reasoning. If we take seriously the assertion of Marx, Hegel and other philosophers of praxis that the world in which humanity is presently ensepulchured functions dialectically, then it makes eminent sense to construct a dialectical understanding of such a world. Concomitantly, if we wish to transform such a world, to undertake a critical praxis in which dialectical thought plays a fundamental role in the intermediation of the ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required