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West Maui has been the site of rapid, drastic changes to landscape, communities, governance, and economy. This collection addresses the ways tourism both changed West Maui and how changes brought to West Maui made a tourist economy viable. Each chapter tells a story of the ways different communities experienced the transformation of West Maui from an agrarian area into one dominated by industrial tourism. While focused on site-specific histories of West Maui, this volume is of significant interest to tourism studies, regional and urban planning, and Hawai‘i and Hawaiian historians.
Number of Pages: 346
Genre: Business + Money Management, Political Science, History
Publisher: Univ of Hawaii Pr
Street Date: December 30, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-38-6858