Economies of Desire: Sex and Tourism in Cuba and the Dominican Republic by Amalia L. Cabezas
English | Apr. 28, 2009 | ISBN: 11592137490, 1592137504 | 232 Pages | PDF | 2 MB
Is a native-born tour guide who has sex with tourists—in exchange for dinner or gifts or cash—merely a prostitute or gigolo? What if the tourist continues to send gifts or money to the tour guide after returning home? As this original and provocative book demonstrates, when it comes to sex—and the effects of capitalism and globalization—nothing is as simple as it might seem.