Rough comfort: consuming adventure on the 'edge'

Malcolm Foley, Matt Frew, David McGillivray

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Abstract

    Book Abstract: Whose Journeys’ offers a timely and valuable contribution to the debates and developments in the emerging field of outdoor studies. It provides critical discussion around ‘adventure’ and the ‘outdoors’ and in particular the relations between individuals, ‘others’, the environment and society.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publication‘Whose Journeys?’ The Outdoors and Adventure as Social and Cultural Phenomena
    PublisherInstitute for Outdoor Learning
    ISBN (Print)9781898555070
    Publication statusPublished - 2003

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    Keywords

    • adventure
    • outdoor studies

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    Foley, M., Frew, M., & McGillivray, D. (2003). Rough comfort: consuming adventure on the 'edge'. In ‘Whose Journeys?’ The Outdoors and Adventure as Social and Cultural Phenomena Institute for Outdoor Learning . http://researchonline.gcu.ac.uk/cbs/96