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Cover for Pilgrim tourist motivations in religious heritage, culture and art.

This chapter focuses on the motivations of tourists to visit pilgrim destinations, thereby connecting medieval heritage, art and personal narratives. The chapter further illustrates the role of medieval pilgrim heritage, art and narrative, in modern management of pilgrim tourism in Scandinavia.

Author(s)
Lidén, A.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394163)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Spiritual and religious tourism: motivations and management.

This book provides insights into the development and management of sacred journeys, and the varying motivations for undertaking such journeys. The book is divided into three distinct parts. Part 1 aims to contribute towards the development of theoretical perspectives in the field. Part 2 undertakes ...

Author(s)
Dowson, R.; Yaqub, M. J.; Raj, R.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394163)
Type
Book
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Cover for Pilgrimage routes from Central Europe and Scandinavia towards Jerusalem and Santiago de Compostela.

This chapter outlines the historical and modern development of religious pilgrimage routes and trails that have for centuries led pilgrims from Central Europe and Scandinavia to Jerusalem. Based on a detailed inventory and evaluation of sacral buildings, as well as an analysis of source materials...

Author(s)
Duda, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390271)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Emergence of experience production systems for mass tourism participation in peripheral regions: evidence from Arctic Scandinavia.

This chapter focuses on services and experience production, with insights into nine family tourism firms in the Norwegian county of Finnmark and in Finnish Lapland. The perspectives of service design and experience production, and the concept of 'coopetition', a term indicating cooperation of...

Author(s)
Fischer, P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648620)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism in peripheries: perspectives from the far north and south.

This book reviews the theory of the role of peripheries in tourism, identifies the core obstacles to tourism in high latitudes, and presents recent case studies from North America, Scandinavia, Scotland, New Zealand and the polar areas. The book's 14 chapters are presented under five headings: (i)...

Author(s)
Müller, D. K.; Jansson, B.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931773)
Type
Book
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Cover for Embodying everyday masculinities in heritage tourism(s).

This chapter traces out the sets of practices that effect the creation of masculine subjects and objects in two tourist settings. It is argued that embodied performances in heritage tourist settings help to concretize and stabilize certain male identities. The Highland Games of Scotland and Viking...

Author(s)
Knox, D.; Hannam, K.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932718)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The right of public access: potentials and challenges for ecotourism.

This chapter presents an overview of the (i) Swedish right of public access, (ii) the current attitudes toward the right of public access, and (iii) the interaction between the right of public access and nature-based tourism, especially ecotourism. Three themes concerning public access and...

Author(s)
Sandell, K.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931346)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism certification in Scandinavia.

Different labels found within Scandinavian tourism are presented and evaluated with respect to aspects such as scope, purpose and sustainability. These labels include: Bo på Lantgård (Stay on a Farm); Godkänd Gård för Hästturism (Certified Horse Farm); Det Naturliga Fisket (Natural Fishing);...

Author(s)
Gössling, S.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931346)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Policy, planning and governance in ecotourism.

This chapter charts some of the key elements in ecotourism policy and planning in Scandinavia. It describes (i) ecotourism as a policy field, (ii) the institutional arrangements that surround ecotourism, and (iii) the role of governance in ecotourism planning and management.

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931346)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for An introduction to ecotourism in Scandinavia.

This chapter presents an overview of the nature of ecotourism in Scandinavia, its economic importance, and the marketing mechanisms in this sector. It also discusses the implications of global environmental change for ecotourism, and concludes with an outlook of ecotourism in the region.

Author(s)
Gössling, S.; Hultman, J.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931346)
Type
Book chapter

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