Over the next few pages I plan to look into a few of the research sources that I’ve come across in the past month or so doing research for our Individual Endeavor. However, I am not writing to draw conclusions and create a thesis statement. Rather, I plan to dive deep into what makes each piece of writing what it is, from its audience, genre, situation and medium.
The first source that I will be exploring in this essay comes from the Journal of Sustainable Tourism. The article, entitled “Integrating Indigenous values with capitalism through tourism: Alaskan experiences and outstanding issues” focuses on the relationship between the indigenous people of Barrow, Alaska and the tourism that sustains a sizeable part of their economy.
The second source is a piece published in High Country News, an online news site catering to primarily outdoor concerns in the western part of the country. It is entitled “What 's killing the Yukon 's salmon? An ecological mystery in Alaska has scientists and fishermen baffled and alarmed.” This articles reports on the decline of Chinook or “King” salmon in the southeast region of the state and the state as a whole, and explores possible causes.
I would like to first examine the situations of each source, specifically their authors, Kevin Hillmer-Pegram, who is a faculty member at the University of Alaska: Fairbanks, and Ben Goldfarb, who reports on a variety of topics for High Country News. Obivously, the situations of the authors are…
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