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By Hannes Grandits, Karin Taylor

Regardless of the valuable function of tourism within the political making of the Yugoslav socialist kingdom after WWII and in lifestyle, the subject has remained missed as an item of old examine, which has tended to live on battle and ethnicA" clash some time past 20 years. for lots of former voters of Yugoslavia, even if, stories of holidaymaking, in addition to tourism as a way of livelihood, this present day evoke a feeling of the nice lifeA" humans loved ahead of the economic system, and hence the rustic, fell aside. Undertakes a serious research of the background of family tourism in Yugoslavia below Commumism. the tale developed from the popularization of tourism and holidaymaking between Yugoslav electorate within the Fifties and Nineteen Sixties to the shopper practices of the Nineteen Seventies and Nineteen Eighties. It stories tourism as a political, fiscal and social undertaking of the Yugoslav federal kingdom, and as a vital box of social integration. The e-book investigates how socialist and Yugoslav ideologies aimed to show employees into shoppers of purposefulA" relaxation, and the way those principles have been set opposed to genuine practices of activity and holidaymaking.

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