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Cover for Transformation of cultural identity, tourism and intercultural dialogue: medieval world heritage sites in Serbia between cultural monuments and shrines.

This chapter deals with the challenges of church heritage in Serbia with a special focus on the monastery complexes under UNESCO protection in Studenica, Sopoćani and Stari Ras, and in the light of Orthodox monastic communities' lifestyles and their relationship with tourism. At the same time,...

Author(s)
Ognjević, T.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789241129)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Authenticity as a value co-creator of tourism experiences.

This chapter addresses a particular view of authenticity as a co-creator of value in cultural tourism experiences. The chapter outlines the findings from an empirical investigation of tourists consuming cultural and natural heritage sites in the island of Mauritius. By using the views and...

Author(s)
Ramkissoon, H.; Uysal, M. S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786395030)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Indicators and standards-based visitor management frameworks in achieving sustainability at cultural heritage sites.

This chapter examines possible applications of indicators and standards-based visitor management (VM) frameworks at cultural heritage sites. It is argued that if implemented successfully VM can help to achieve sustainability in heritage tourism. Indicators and standards are suggested as means to...

Author(s)
Alazaizeh, M.; Hallo, J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647357)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Networking for sustainable cultural tourism activities and dynamics: the case of Oporto.

This chapter elaborates on the networking nature of sustainable cultural tourism activities and dynamics in the Historic Centre of Oporto, Portugal. The chapter aims to (1) understand and discuss the importance of networking at the cultural tourism level; (2) identify if there is an official...

Author(s)
Stević, I.; Breda, Z.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Urban regeneration and cultural development of Girona.

This chapter uses the specific context of Girona (Spain) and its urban recovery plan which stretches over four decades, to map out a descriptive overview of the chronology of restoration and preservation of historic and heritage sites. Embedded within this descriptive overview is the theme of...

Author(s)
Crous-Costa, N.; Vidal-Casellas, D.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Managing heritage and cultural tourism resources in Dubrovnik.

This chapter focuses on the UNESCO World Heritage city of Dubrovnik (Croatia) as an example of an urban cultural tourism development. In promoting the application of a sustainable development model for the better management of cultural sites, incorporating the views of local people is advocated. It ...

Author(s)
Pavlic, I.; Raguž, I. V.
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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Cover for Cultural sites and their management: co-creation of value or co-creation of experience?

This chapter applies different academic discourses to explore how producers and consumers of tourism might collaborate to co-create meanings, values and experiences related to cultural tourism. It is argued that while the tourism industry works on a goods-dominant logic, applying both service...

Author(s)
Majdoub, W.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Managing heritage and cultural tourism resources.

This chapter explores a range of challenges and issues regarding the management of cultural and heritage tourism. These themes range from how the ownership of a site can influence its philosophy and mission, to a practical discussion of income streams. It then explores the challenges of...

Author(s)
Edwards, J.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Cultural heritage: World Heritage Sites and responsible tourism in Argentina.

This chapter explores the relationship between cultural heritage and responsible tourism primarily through an analysis of three of Argentina's World Heritage Sites, but complemented by two other case examples, with a focus on the early period of their establishment and an emphasis on community...

Author(s)
Lara, A. L.; Gemelli, A.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939878)
Type
Book chapter

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