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Cover for Discussion questions.

Discussion questions are presented for each of the chapter in this book about risk and safety challenges in religious tourism and events.

Author(s)
Korstanje, M. E.; Raj, R.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Motivations for religious tourism, pilgrimage, festivals and events.

This chapter reassesses theories of motivation, both historical and contemporary, related to religious tourism, pilgrimage, festivals and events, recognizing the act of travel as well as the arrival as part of the complex matrix of travel motivators. The chapter introduces discourses on content...

Author(s)
Raj, R.; Griffin, K.; Blackwell, R.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645230)
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 The London 2012 Olympic Games: the cultural tourist as a pillar of sustainability.

This chapter highlights the global scope that the Olympics has, not just in sporting terms but also in its capacity for cultural exchange. The chapter presents a treatise on the emergence of possible Olympic hosting in 'the east' and the cultural significance for the event travelling beyond a...

Author(s)
Russell, K. A.; O'Connor, N.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Re-enactment as an aspect of cultural tourism.

This chapter sets an Irish cultural context as backdrop for the development of cultural tourism, illustrating this by focusing on re-enactment to enliven cultural festivals and sites. The chapter specifically uses the example of the twin Midwest towns Ballina and Killaloe on the banks of the...

Author(s)
Griffin, B.; Ging, E.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter