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The Ethics of Intercultural Travel: Thomas Merton's Asian Pilgrimage and Orientalism

The Ethics of Intercultural Travel: Thomas Merton's Asian Pilgrimage and Orientalism <p>This essay examines The Asian Journal of Thomas Merton, a posthumously edited diary account of his 1968 journey. Merton&apos;s Asian travel is interpreted as an unusual form of pilgrimage, and considered in relation to certain ethical issues raised by intercultural travel, such as the problem of Orientalism.</p> http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Biography University of Hawai'I Press

The Ethics of Intercultural Travel: Thomas Merton&apos;s Asian Pilgrimage and Orientalism

Biography , Volume 28 (1) – Jun 15, 2005

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University of Hawai'I Press
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Copyright © 2005 Biographical Research Center.
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0162-4962
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Abstract

<p>This essay examines The Asian Journal of Thomas Merton, a posthumously edited diary account of his 1968 journey. Merton&apos;s Asian travel is interpreted as an unusual form of pilgrimage, and considered in relation to certain ethical issues raised by intercultural travel, such as the problem of Orientalism.</p>

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BiographyUniversity of Hawai'I Press

Published: Jun 15, 2005

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