The Great White Shark: Tourism Killer or Tourism Builder? A Look at the Impact of Sharks on Tourism along Cape Cod, Massachusetts


Sharks have historically been viewed as man-eating beasts. Films such as “Jaws,” “Sharknado,” and “Deep Blue Sea” have played upon this view and have helped create both a sense of fear and fascination with sharks... [ view full abstract ]


  1. KC Bloom (Salem State University)
  2. Alexandra Asselta (Salem State University)
  3. Jonathan Johnston (Salem State University)

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Topics: Social and Environmental Dimensions of Tourism , Topics: Outdoor Recreation and Adventure Tourism , Topics: Coastal Tourism


OS-G1 » Wildlife Conflict and Tourism (14:30 - Tuesday, 4th October, Tavolara Room, Santa Chiara Complex)

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