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Cultural tourism.

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This book deals with the phenomena of cultural tourism within different global contexts, offering insight into contemporary research and case studies that in their cross-cutting themes consider different approaches to the management of cultural tourism within diverse cultural contexts. In providing cultural insights from various perspectives, the volume incorporates a range of multicultural perspe...

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Chapter 11 (Page no: 129)

Urban regeneration and culture: Maltese example.

This chapter presents a case study of urban regeneration and culture in Malta, identifying the key motivations for engaging in urban regeneration and the logic behind intrinsically linking (re)developments to the encouragement of local engagement with Maltese culture. Festivals and historical re-enactments as the foundation of community-based regeneration initiatives are highlighted. It is posited that the engagement of locals is paramount to the success of urban cultural developments, and while cultural tourism is the most immediate driving force behind progressing such investment, the local meaning and ownership of such advancements must be central to the entire process.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Introduction to cultural tourism philosophy and management. Author(s): Griffin, K. A. Raj, R. Morpeth, N. D.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 13) Managing heritage and cultural tourism resources. Author(s): Edwards, J.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 26) The impact of cultural tourism on host communities. Author(s): Fernandes, C.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 39) Cultural tourism: issues and policies. Author(s): Raj, R. Griffin, K. A. Morpeth, N. D.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 53) Cultural sites and their management: co-creation of value or co-creation of experience? Author(s): Majdoub, W.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 64) Mobile interpretation at cultural attractions: insights into users and non-users of audio-guides. Author(s): Bauer-Krösbacher, C.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 74) Emerging concepts and case studies of eco-cultural tourism. Author(s): Rotherham, I. D.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 90) Reinventing British culture: multiculturalism, travel and cross-cultural comparisons. Author(s): Morpeth, N. D. Raj, R. Griffin, K. A.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 102) Irish cultural tourism - case study of policy development. Author(s): Gorman, C.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 118) Archaeotourism - the past is our future? Author(s): McGettigan, F. Rozenkiewicz, A.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 140) The cultural tourism sustainability mix applied to the development of contemplative tourism in Limburg, the Netherlands. Author(s): Munsters, W. Niesten, M.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 151) Network of Hungarian rural heritage farmhouses. Author(s): Bassa, L.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 163) Managing heritage and cultural tourism resources in Dubrovnik. Author(s): Pavlic, I. Raguž, I. V.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 178) Urban regeneration and cultural development of Girona. Author(s): Crous-Costa, N. Vidal-Casellas, D.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 190) Reflection on the constituent elements of cultural tourism: theatre festivals. A case study of Temporada Alta (Girona, Spain). Author(s): Vidal-Casellas, D. Crous-Costa, N. Oliveras-Schwarz, M.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 204) The London 2012 Olympic Games: the cultural tourist as a pillar of sustainability. Author(s): Russell, K. A. O'Connor, N.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 212) Re-enactment as an aspect of cultural tourism. Author(s): Griffin, B. Ging, E.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 226) Music, money and movement. Author(s): Clarke, A.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Institute of Tourism Studies, St George's Bay, St Julian's STJ 3300, Malta.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2013
  • ISBN
  • 9781845939236
  • Record Number
  • 20133092992