Monthly Archives: February 2018

Sunlust and Wanderlust in Tourism Motivation and Some Other Theories

Tourist motivation is seen by many writers as one of the key elements in understanding tourist decision-making. The big answer to the basic question, “why do people travel?” has occupied the minds of tourist researchers for many years. Various methods … Continue reading

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Call for Papers 2019 MLA

Originally posted on urbanculturalstudies:
The Modern Language Association’s Forum on 20th- and 21st-century German literature is proposing a series of panels for the 2019 conference in Chicago that may be of interest to the readers of this blog. The series…

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Gender Inequality: A Burning Issue In India

We  proud Indians of 21st century rise in celebrations when a boy is born, and if it is a girl, a muted or no celebrations is the norm. Love for a male child is so much so that from the times … Continue reading

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Needs and Wants: Seth Goldin’s Perspective

Following is Seth Goldin’s opinion on Needs and Wants: Needs and wants are often confused When people have their basic needs met, it’s not uncommon for wants to magically become needs. It’s our hardwired instinct to seek to fill unmet … Continue reading

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