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Cover for Learning at literary festivals.

By investigating learning at literary festivals, this chapter aims to address the gaps in understanding how people learn while practising tourism. It begins by presenting literary festivals in the context of literary tourism before going on to consider a number of theoretical approaches that could...

Author(s)
Rossetti, G.; Quinn, B.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394590)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tackling the problems of deficient data when planning for religious tourism management.

This chapter stresses the importance of available, relevant and up-to-date data for effectively planning for religious tourism, for the advancement of tourism knowledge and for the enhancement of visitor experiences (pre and post visit). The chapter highlights Italy, Saudi Arabia and Israel as...

Author(s)
Enongene, V.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393197)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Case Study Ireland: Coastal tourism and climate change in Ireland.

This chapter focuses on the transformation of Ireland's coastline from a tourism perspective, addressing first the context in which tourism occurs, the nature of visitor flows and change, the mix of visitor attraction and the position coastal tourism attractions and beaches play in overall visitor...

Author(s)
Cooper, J. A. G.; Boyd, S. W.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648439)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Saint Rita of Cascia: an evolving devotion in Dublin's inner city.

This chapter explores the evolution and anatomy of the devotional practice among a predominantly female congregation, who attend a weekly novena mass in Dublin, Ireland, to seek favours and support from a saint (St Rita of Cascia) who is simultaneously a figure from medieval Italy and an ordinary...

Author(s)
Kiely, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392527)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'Non-sacred' no more: the pilgrimage path <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Crucán na bPáiste</i> and the re-evaluation of Irish cultural practices.

In Ireland, cillíní ('mini cemeteries' or 'angel plots') were designated as 'non-sacred' places where infants and young children who had died without baptism were laid to rest. Since Medieval times, these 'holy angels' were denied burial in Roman Catholic cemeteries. Not having been properly...

Author(s)
Quin, E. M.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394996)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Children's processions to Glasnevin: contestation, education, recreation.

Throughout the ages children participated in processions which were an integrated element of pilgrimage. Some processions included children as part of the general population of participants or spectators while other pilgrimage processions were designed specifically for them. Drawing on insights...

Author(s)
Keely, V.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394996)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'Sheaves of corn in an autumn field': the 'hungry' walk to Delphi Lodge.

This chapter presents an account of a tragic episode during the Great Irish Famine, the Doolough Tragedy, and how today pilgrims retrace the steps of the victims in search of healing. The chapter examines the meaning of this human rights pilgrimage in light of historical facts and fallacies about...

Author(s)
Quinn, E. M.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The many voices of pilgrimage and reconciliation.

This book offers multiple voices and viewpoints on pilgrimage, covering both spiritual and non-spiritual voyages and in particular the theme of reconciliation in all of its many dimensions. The book has 15 chapters presented in three parts with the following headings: (i) peace, human rights and...

Author(s)
McIntosh, I. S.; Harman, L. D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book
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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
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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

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