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Cover for Strategies of nations, regions and local bodies.

This chapter looks at tourism route development from the viewpoint of the public sector - the agents of national, regional and local government. It explains how routes are seen as a way of distributing value across a destination, and uses examples from Peru and New Mexico to illustrate how...

Author(s)
Ward-Perkins, D.; Beckmann, C.; Ellis, J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394767)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Routes, culture and human experience.

This chapter explores the relationship between tourism and culture, and how routes acquire and express human and cultural values. Sections discuss: the magical dimension of tourism routes; the cultural value of routes; the work of the Council of Europe, the UNWTO and UNESCO in promoting the...

Author(s)
Ward-Perkins, D.; Beckmann, C.; Ellis, J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394767)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Borough of the dead: the weight of hip hop's history and tourism's dark pilgrimage to the Bronx.

This chapter focuses on both dark tourism and pilgrimage as they coalesce in the Bronx around hip hop - the defining music genre and period of history for the borough - and how managers of planned sites that address this history are attempting to address the range of expectations that visitors will ...

Author(s)
Donica, J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
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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
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
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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 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
CABI Book Chapter Info
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 Frontier travel narratives: imagining the American West through novels.

This chapter focuses on the role that reading novels might play in influencing how tourists imagine the American West as both a real and mythical space. It examines the myths of travel through the West through three well-known novels: The Virginian (Wister, 1902), The Dude Ranger (Grey, 1952), and ...

Author(s)
Frost, W.; Laing, J.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394590)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Literary tourism: theories, practice and case studies.

The main aim of this book is to provide a broad view of the issues surrounding literary tourism and to provide a theoretical and practical guide to how literary tourism is evolving and affecting the current Western tourism market. Its scope encompasses a wide array of narratives, ranging from the...

Author(s)
Jenkins, I.; Lund, L. A.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394590)
Type
Book

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