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The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Tourism presents acollection of readings that represent an essential andauthoritative reference on the state-of-the-art of theinterdisciplinary field of tourism studies. * Presents a comprehensive and critical overview of tourismstudies across the social sciences * Introduces emerging topics and reassesses key themes in tourismstudies in the light of recent developments * Includes 50 newly commissioned essays by leading experts in thesocial sciences from around the world * Contains cutting-edge perspectives on topics that includetourism s role in globalization, sustainable tourism, and thestate s role in tourism development * Sets an agenda for future tourism research and includes awealth of bibliographic references
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Alain A. Lewis (born 1947) is an American mathematician. A student of the mathematical economist Kenneth Arrow, Lewis is credited by the historian of economics Philip Mirowski with making Arrow aware of computational limits to economic agency.