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Cover for Religious practices and performance in Syrian Shi'ite religious tourism.

This chapter examines the function of religious practices in contemporary religious tourism by introducing a performance approach in tourism studies, using Syrian Shi'ite religious tourism as the case study. Specifically, the characteristics of religious practices and the shared common sense among...

Author(s)
Yasuda, S.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394132)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for War and cultural heritage: the case of religious monuments.

This chapter outlines the various international agreements, treaties and legal frameworks governing the treatment of cultural sites in general and religious sites in particular, during times of war. The chapter highlights cases where the destruction of religious sites has been punished by...

Author(s)
Mylonopoulos, D.; Moira, P.; Kikilia, K.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The impact of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria's campaign on Yezidi religious structures and pilgrimage practices.

This chapter discusses how the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), through the expulsion of Iraqi Christian Chaldean and 'heterodox' Yezidi and Sabean communities, and the destruction of their religious churches, temples and practices, seeks to create a homogenous neo-Salafi space by 'religious ...

Author(s)
Al-Marashi, I.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647388)
Type
Book chapter