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Athabasca University

Dr. Angela Specht

Academic Coordinator



  • Ph.D. Physical Education and Recreation (University of Alberta)
  • M.A. Physical Education and Recreation (University of Alberta)
  • B.A. English (Augustana University College, Camrose, Alberta)

Research Interests

  • cultural production and consumption of identity within the contexts of community development, tourism, heritage, and public art
  • intersection of social theory (poststructuralism and cultural studies) with economy, culture and place
  • cultural and economic production of place via tourism, museums and public art
  • public policy and formation of place, identity and community
  • ethics and public policy
  • globalization, governance and social change
  • representational literacy

Updated February 10 2015 by Student & Academic Services

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