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Robert Fletcher
Associate Professor, Sociology of Development and Change group at Wageningen University

Robert Fletcher is an associate professor at the Sociology of Development and Change Group at Wageningen University in the Netherlands. His most recent book is Romancing the Wild: Cultural Dimensions of Ecotourism (2014). 

Written by Robert Fletcher