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dc.contributor.authorLeong, Sharon Hui Shan.
dc.date.accessioned2012-04-03T05:58:39Z
dc.date.available2012-04-03T05:58:39Z
dc.date.copyright2012en_US
dc.date.issued2012
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10356/48276
dc.description.abstractThis research aims to uncover the motivations for engaging in motorcycle tourism, the values and meanings attached to this form of travel, and how these touristic experiences peculiar to motorcycle tourism are incorporated in the negotiation of the self through processes of (re)construction and (re)affirmation. While tourism scholars have long focused on examining the motivations behind travel, the field of motorcycle tourism has been left relatively untouched. The findings of this research suggests that the participation in motorcycle tourism, the manner in which stories of experience are narrated, and the intersection of the social roles in a participant’s social environment constitute to the construction of an identity that is central to the self.en_US
dc.format.extent32 p.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.rightsNanyang Technological University
dc.subjectDRNTU::Social sciences::Sociologyen_US
dc.titleSoutheast Asia on two-wheels : a study of Singaporean motorcycle tourists and identity.en_US
dc.typeFinal Year Project (FYP)en_US
dc.contributor.supervisorLim Khek Gee, Francisen_US
dc.contributor.schoolSchool of Humanities and Social Sciencesen_US
dc.description.degreeBachelor of Artsen_US
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