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Cover for Let us be human: Wittgenstein and philosophical pilgrimage.

This chapter focuses on visits to sites associated with the philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein, including his grave in Cambridge, the Norwegian village of Skjolden and the isolated Austrian village of Trattenbach. It is argued that these journeys belong to a distinct genre of pilgrimage,...

Author(s)
Sayre, P. A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The role of cooperation in enhancing innovation in nature-based tourism services.

Nature-based tourism is a rapidly growing industry sector providing new sources of livelihood for rural areas to diversify the traditional economies. Although innovativeness is an important element in the competitiveness of companies, the level of innovations in nature tourism and recreation...

Author(s)
Matilainen, A.; Weiss, G.; Sarvašová, Z.; Feliciano, D.; Nastase, C.; Prede, M.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936891)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The contribution of Leader+ to the implementation of innovative forest-related projects.

A key criterion of the EU's Leader approach is the demand for innovative actions to promote rural development. Given that the main objective of the COST Action E51 was the development of knowledge that enables integration of innovation and development policies for a more effective and sustainable...

Author(s)
Feliciano, D.; Slee, B.; Weiss, G.; Matilainen, A.; Rimmler, T.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936891)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for How to support firm competitiveness in timber industries? Clusters as policy means in four European countries.

The cluster approach has been used as a guiding framework for policy action, which, by definition, nurtures the existing strengths and growth potential of functionally interrelated and geographically co-located groups of specialized firms cross-sectorally linked by technologies, markets or value...

Author(s)
Rimmler, T.; Coppock, R.; Oberwimmer, R.; Pirc, A.; Posavec, S.; Weiss, G.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936891)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Role of policies and national programmes on innovations in timber-frame construction.

The market share of timber-frame construction has increased in many European countries after the revision of national building regulations and implementation of national development programmes as well as marketing efforts of the forest industry. Our research within COST E51 has looked at the timber ...

Author(s)
Nord, T.; Tykkä, S.; McCluskey, D.; Bajric, F.; Bouriaud, L.; Hugosson, M.; Nyrud, A. Q.; Ollonqvist, P.; Roos, A.; Ukrainski, K.; Bysheim, K.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936891)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'A virtual huanying, selamat datang and herzlich willkommen!' The internet as a cross-cultural promotional tool for tourism.

This chapter considers the role of the internet as a cross-cultural communication and marketing tool in tourism. It reviews the results of two studies conducted in 2002 to determine how European destinations respond to the opportunity offered by the internet. The first study examined the...

Author(s)
Arlt, W. G.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851990118)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The innovation system in agro-food biotechnology - is it European?

This chapter analyses whether national or sectoral systems of innovation are dominant in shaping the development of agro-food biotechnology within the European Union. A simplified overview of the factors significant to innovation, the embedding networks, and their inter-relationships is presented....

Author(s)
Menrad, K.; Reiss, T.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997421)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Ecolabels for tourism in Europe: the European ecolabel for tourism?

A definition for sustainable tourism is sought. Next, a discussion is presented of how tourism and the environment may develop in Europe, how tourist organizations should react, and the benefits that may from tourism ecolabels are described. The following issues are addressed: tourism within the...

Author(s)
Hamele, H.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995069)
Type
Book chapter

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