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Title Desert tourism : tracing the fragile edges of development / edited by Virginie Picon-Lefebvre with Aziza Chaouni.
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Aga Khan Program at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design : Distributed by Harvard University Press, c2011.
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 Floor2  G156.5.S87 D474 2011    IN LIBRARY
Description 151 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Series Aga Khan Program book series
Aga Khan Program book series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction : desert tourism then and now / Virginie Picon-Lefebvre -- Desert blues : historical riffs on the Moroccan periphery / Susan Gilson Miller -- The desert as a (movie) myth / Claude Prelorenzo -- A Utopian space between tourism and development : Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture for the deserts of the American southwest / Neil Levine -- The Kasbah hotel : mythopoesis in the Moroccan tourist landscape / Aziza Chaouni -- From war to peace, the making of a landscape / Virginie Picon-Lefebvre -- Photographic encounters in the American desert / Alessandra Ponte -- Quartzite, Arizona : tales of desert nomads / Robert Sumrell and Kazys Varnelis -- The Saharan oasis put to the test of its landscape : the Jerid / Vincent Battesti -- Desert tourism as a vehicle for nature conservation : the Jordanian experience / Chris Johnson -- The intention to notice : explorations through ephemeral desert landscapes / Gini Lee.
Subject Sustainable tourism.
Desert resources development.
Sustainable development.
Desert ecology.
Related Names Picon-Lefèbvre, Virginie, 1959-
Chaouni, Aziza.
ISBN 9781934510186 (pbk.)
1934510181 (pbk.)
OCLC number 663447744