Anthropologists became interested in tourism as a relevant subject of anthropology
M C Mallikarjun
(Karnatak Arts College of Karnatak University, Dharwad)
Paper short abstract:
Conceptually into two halves, the first half of the paper seeks to understand the relation between tourism with socio-cultural anthropology and second in food, tourism and health.
Paper long abstract:
Tourism is relevant to much theoretical and real world issue in anthropology. They major themes anthropologists have concerned in the study of tourism may be divided. Conceptually into two halves, one half seeks to understand the relation between tourism with socio-cultural anthropology and second in tourism and health. Therefore, this research paper deals with following objectives: (1) To describe the development of the anthropology of tourism, identify the key scholars who have contributed to the health and tourism. (2) To study food hygiene to the hygiene practices that prevents food poisoning to maintain standard health of tourists. (3) To examine the policies of health care provisions made by the Government of Karnataka to safeguard the tourists centres in the district.
Anthropology of food and nutrition in the globalized economy