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Cover for Pilgrimage, cultural landscape and tourism in the heritization of churches and Christian sites in Nagasaki.

This chapter deals with the evaluation, commodification and re-sacralization of Christian heritage for the purpose of tourism in Japan. It examines the process of choosing, including and excluding the component assets of the Christian heritage in Japan to be inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage...

Author(s)
Kawashima, T. D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
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 Managing heritage and cultural tourism resources.

This chapter explores a range of challenges and issues regarding the management of cultural and heritage tourism. These themes range from how the ownership of a site can influence its philosophy and mission, to a practical discussion of income streams. It then explores the challenges of...

Author(s)
Edwards, J.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Cultural sites and their management: co-creation of value or co-creation of experience?

This chapter applies different academic discourses to explore how producers and consumers of tourism might collaborate to co-create meanings, values and experiences related to cultural tourism. It is argued that while the tourism industry works on a goods-dominant logic, applying both service...

Author(s)
Majdoub, W.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Archaeotourism - the past is our future?

This chapter explores the issue of culture through the concept of archaeotourism as a distinctive form of tourism and more specifically as a distinctive specialized product for Irish tourism. The essence of this form of tourism is the conservation of the historical-archaeological sites and how...

Author(s)
McGettigan, F.; Rozenkiewicz, A.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Managing heritage and cultural tourism resources in Dubrovnik.

This chapter focuses on the UNESCO World Heritage city of Dubrovnik (Croatia) as an example of an urban cultural tourism development. In promoting the application of a sustainable development model for the better management of cultural sites, incorporating the views of local people is advocated. It ...

Author(s)
Pavlic, I.; Raguž, I. V.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Urban regeneration and cultural development of Girona.

This chapter uses the specific context of Girona (Spain) and its urban recovery plan which stretches over four decades, to map out a descriptive overview of the chronology of restoration and preservation of historic and heritage sites. Embedded within this descriptive overview is the theme of...

Author(s)
Crous-Costa, N.; Vidal-Casellas, D.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter