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Cover for The connection between liminal places and hospitality in manifesting pilgrim values and identity.

This chapter begins by discussing liminality in the context of ritual and play. It then examines liminality as it unfolds on contemporary wilderness trails. Wilderness as it manifests in mythology is then outlined. From there, an examination of varying sojourns show divergent ways of approaching...

Author(s)
Redick, K.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pilgrims as strangers.

This chapter presents the author's personal experiences on pilgrimage to Chimayó (New Mexico, USA). He uses his personal experience and narrative as a way of developing his arguments. He points out that the practice of pilgrimage nurtures discrete identities. His phenomenological approach forces...

Author(s)
Russell, L.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tracking to a pilgrim's beat: insights from a sabbatical journey.

This chapter presents insights from the author's sabbatical journey throughout the USA. It brings together the sabbatical journey and train travel to explore the author's transformative experiences on spiritual enlightenment. Using autoethnography, the author explains why the sabbatical journey was ...

Author(s)
Pryce, J.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Production and growing regions.

This chapter focuses on pomegranate production and growing regions in Iran, India, China, Spain, Turkey, Afghanistan, Egypt, USA, Azerbaijan, Tunisia, Morocco, Italy, Greece, Israel, Portugal, Albania, Southern Hemisphere, Peru, South Africa, Chile and Australia.

Author(s)
Ferrara, G.; Selahvarzi, Y.; Ahmadpourmir, H.; Mazzeo, A.; Giancaspro, A.
ISBN
2021 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789240764)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for World pomegranate cultivars.

This chapter provides information on the important and more famous cultivars of countries that are major pomegranate origins, producers and exporters. Countries included are Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, China, Egypt, Greece, India, Iran, Israel, Italy, Morocco, Spain, Tunisia, Turkey and USA.

Author(s)
Chater, J. M.; Yavari, A.; Sarkhosh, A.; Jia, Z.; Merhaut, D. J.; Preece, J. E.; Cossio, F.; Qin, G.; Liu, C.; Li, J.; Shilpa, P.; Babu, K. D.; Sharma, J.; Yilmaz, C.; Bartual, J.; Mustafayeva, Z.; Saeedi, M. A.; Awd, N. A.; Moersfelder, J.; Hou, L.
ISBN
2021 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789240764)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Martyrdom and dark tourism in Carthage, Illinois.

This chapter examines how Carthage Jail, the martyrdom site of Joseph Smith, founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has evolved from a site of tragedy to a site of healing and religious co-operation. As a case study in dark tourism formation, this chapter examines how the...

Author(s)
Esplin, S. C.; Olsen, D. H.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The ten-year anniversary of the civil rights pilgrimage: an experiential exploration into history, diversity, equality and equity.

This chapter shares a decade of experience and research on the Civil Rights Pilgrimage (CRP) developed at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (UW-EC) as an alternative spring break trip. It begins with an overview of relevant literature regarding experiential learning and critical race theory...

Author(s)
Thesing-Ritter, J. M.; Caspersen, J. R.; Walkowiak, N. J.; Jones, J. L.; Lewis, C. R.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'Though I walk through the valley': teaching Richard Wright through experiential learning.

This chapter proposes a potential itinerary to teach the selected works of African-American writer Richard Wright by incorporating the theme of literary pilgrimage to emphasize the connection between travel and liberation. This approach to Wright's work will take students through Paris, Chicago and ...

Author(s)
Hayes, J. L.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Dark tourism or pilgrimage in the museum? Considering the case of Emmett Till's casket.

This chapter first provides an overview of the historical context of the life, murder and the subsequent trial of the killers of Emmett Till (an African-American boy who was lynched in 1955). Next, discussion shifts to the controversial decisions that the Smithsonian faced in their efforts to...

Author(s)
Cook, M.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for A mass grave and a massacre: encounters with remembrances of death at wounded knee, South Dakota.

This chapter compares and contrasts Oglala Lakota perceptions of the Wounded Knee Massacre site and mass grave with tourist experiences to illustrate the challenges that come in trying to resolve how a massacre 'ought' to be remembered. Further, the chapter shows how Wounded Knee emerges as an...

Author(s)
Johannesen, D.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
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