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Cover for Tablighi Jamaat: a multidimensional movement of religious travellers.

Tablighi Jamaat is a voluntary mass movement that preaches Islamic teachings, mainly of the Deobandi school of thought, in the Indian subcontinent. This chapter aims to contribute to the religious tourism literature by discussing the transformative nature and role of Tablighi Jamaat within the...

Author(s)
Abbasi, A. S.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394132)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tackling the problems of deficient data when planning for religious tourism management.

This chapter stresses the importance of available, relevant and up-to-date data for effectively planning for religious tourism, for the advancement of tourism knowledge and for the enhancement of visitor experiences (pre and post visit). The chapter highlights Italy, Saudi Arabia and Israel as...

Author(s)
Enongene, V.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393197)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Risk of terrorism and crime on the tourism industry.

This chapter discusses the conceptual differences between crime, hate crime and terrorism. In addition, it evaluates the risks faced by travellers due to the recent phenomenon of terrorism, which has impacted the tourism industry greatly. Finally, the chapter illustrates that terrorism is an...

Author(s)
Ayesha Chowdhury; Raj, R.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Religious risk perceptions for medical travellers.

Focusing on medical tourism, this chapter presents a discussion of the relationship between tourism and aspects of compulsory consumption. Religious factors and risk perceptions in consumer decision making in medical travel are examined.

Author(s)
Bİlİm, Y.; Bİrsen, A. G.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Hajj: the movement and behaviour of crowds.

This chapter discusses the challenges faced by pilgrimages during the Hajj ritual. These range from the internal directions and challenges of Hajj movements from a religious perspective to local services being offered by the Saudi government. Moreover, by logical extension, how psychological and...

Author(s)
Qurashi, J.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Rethinking safety issues within the context of pilgrimage routes.

The aim of this chapter is to design a conceptual framework based on the tourism system and apply it to religious tourism and pilgrimage. The framework takes into consideration three fundamental aspects: (1) the concept of pilgrimage and the spiritual fulfilment of traditional religious pilgrims;...

Author(s)
Fernandes, C.; Silva, G.; Gómez-Ullate, M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Risk assessment and the religious event space: the context for the risk assessment.

This chapter provides a specific contextual examination of the use of religious sites. Furthermore, it interrogates events, while providing a practical and logical approach to key areas that require risk assessment within the religious event space. The chapter identifies general risk factors and...

Author(s)
Theodore, B.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Travelling through a hostile world: the expansion of terror in American culture.

This chapter discusses how colonialism links closely to modern terrorism, which is inextricably intertwined with travel. It also places the notion of exemption and 'American-ness' under a critical lens, and suggests that Americans are particularity exercised by terrorism due to the legacy of...

Author(s)
Korstanje, M. E.; Skoll, G.; Seraphin, H.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Terrorists and the dehumanization of the other.

This chapter discusses the roots of terrorism and its effects in a globalized world. Firstly, some studies within the main literature are placed under scrutiny. The problems states have in keeping fear under control and avoiding domestic chaos are examined. Secondly, the intersection of Islam and...

Author(s)
Korstanje, M. E.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Hospitality, tourism, terrorism: creating a security-conscious culture.

This chapter analyses and examines how the hospitality and tourism industries must work towards creating and ingraining a security-conscious culture where a duty of care towards tourists exists. Possible terrorist targets in tourism are discussed, as well as the different methods of attack.

Author(s)
Peter, C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter

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