Dean MacCannell is Professor Emeritus of Environmental Design at the University of California, Davis, and is the author of The Tourist (UC Press).
“Intellectually stimulating, the product of a prodigious intellect, the book is provided with illuminating sidebars, brilliant notes to chapters, as well as a comprehensive index and bibliography.” - Nilak Datta, Annals Of Tourism Research
“MacCannell acts as an erudite and entertaining companion throughout this discursive and profound text.” - Chris Vaughan, Metapsychology Online Review
“Provocatively illustrated and supported by excellent references. . . . Highly recommended.” - B. Osborne, Choice