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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
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Cover for Fighting for the saint: ritual rivalries in traditional pilgrimages.

This chapter analyses a number of local pilgrimages in Provence (France), where excesses and rivalry among the parishioners were evident, to the extent of violent combat, as they fought for the honour of serving the saint. The ritual battles have now become an instrument of tourism development,...

Author(s)
Fournier, L. S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392527)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Islamic tourism: the role of culture and religiosity.

This chapter aims to provide insights into the consumer behaviour of Muslim tourists and their significance as a potential target segment within the context of Halal tourism. More specifically, the chapter intends to discuss the role of religious commitment and culture in impacting Muslim tourist...

Author(s)
Jamal, A.; El-Bassiouny, N.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394132)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Islamic tourism and use of social media.

This chapter discusses the use of social media and its impact on consumer behaviour in the context of Islamic/Muslim-friendly tourism. The chapter begins by discussing the development of social media and the application of Web 2.0 technology, and then provides a definition of social media and some...

Author(s)
Rashid, T.; Adwik, S.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394132)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The impact of Umrah quality attributes on religious tourist loyalty in Saudi Arabia.

The purpose of this chapter is to elaborate on how quality attributes for tourism activities are linked with tourist loyalty for a religious destination. The chapter reports findings of a research study that assessed Umrah quality attributes as presented in four dimensions (Islamic life and belief, ...

Author(s)
Ibrahim Alsini; Erdogan Ekiz; Kashif Hussain
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394132)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pilgrimage, diversity and terrorism.

This chapter reviews many manifestations of terrorism with particular reference to the atrocities carried out against holy visitors. This work is underpinned by an examination of motivations for pilgrimage and the terror philosophy of the perpetrators behind attacks. Issues associated with...

Author(s)
Rashid, T.; Robinson, N.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645230)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Revisiting religious tourism in Northern Portugal.

This chapter provides insights into Northern Portugal's religious tourism potential, addressing the complementarity of religious tourism with other tourist modalities. The chapter examines and highlights the changes in national and regional policy as they relate to religious tourism in the period...

Author(s)
Fernandes, C.; Coelho, J.; Brázio, M.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645230)
Type
Book chapter