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Abjection and its correction in ethnographic studies

communication issues in the cultural tourism of Isla Mujeres, Mexico

by Jill Adair McCaughan

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Published by Hampton Press in Cresskill, NJ .
Written in English


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StatementJill Adair McCaughan.
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Paginationx, 201 p. :
Number of Pages201
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Open LibraryOL22607027M
ISBN 101572733616

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