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Cover for The expression of identities in pilgrim journeys.

This chapter provides a theoretical framework of pilgrimage based on values and identities. An overview of the concept of values and identity reveals their inter-relationships and importance in a person's choices. Religiosity could be measured by different dimensions and indicators. However, a...

Author(s)
Liutikas, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Changes in motivations for journeys to death spaces: the case of thanatourism.

This chapter discusses the motivations, values and identities of thanatourism. The motivation to visit death spaces could be related to religion, personal or social identity, empathy and remembrance. However, there are also secular sets of motivations, including education and cognition, curiosity,...

Author(s)
Tanas, S.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pilgrimage and tourism in Japan: shift in values and motivation.

This chapter explores changes in travel motivation to pilgrimage sites in Japanese society across different historical contexts, mainly during the post-war period. It also discusses the increasing presence of western visitors in Japanese pilgrimage sites, who are motivated by a variety of factors...

Author(s)
Progano, R. N.; Kato, K.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for New narratives in valuistic travel and identity: <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Goshuin</i> culture and religious mobility in contemporary Japan.

Collecting goshuin (shrine or temple seal) stamps has a long tradition in Japanese society. These stamps attest to the authenticity of religious experiences and mobilities. Despite Japanese society's secularism in modern times, religious practice and pilgrimage routes have sustained themselves by...

Author(s)
Yasuda, S.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Modern full-sensory experiences and pilgrimage fulfilment in Malta's ancient temples.

This chapter offers a discourse on pilgrimage to Malta's ancient temples. At present, these temples are used by a variety of spiritual travellers to Malta who are using these ancient temples as temples in the modern context. They find these temples extremely inspiring, providing them with a full...

Author(s)
Munro, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for New forms of pilgrimage: World Youth Day Rio 2013.

Focusing on the phenomenon of the World Youth Days, this chapter brings to the fore the new relationships between tourism and the sacred, especially when we consider that in this case religion takes over tourism, not the other way round, and how this fact changes pilgrimages and pilgrims by moving...

Author(s)
Gonzalez, L. T. V.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The spiritual dimension of health.

This chapter describes the concept of spirituality and religion and their role in human health.

Author(s)
Fries, T.; Cooke, K. T.; Berger, M. G.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242577)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Introduction to spiritual and religious journeys.

This chapter offers an introduction to spiritual and religious tourism experiences, including the concept of the 'tourist-worshipper' continuum, before presenting an overview of the book's contents.

Author(s)
Dowson, R.; Raj, R.; Yaqub, M. J.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394163)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Islamic motivation for tourism and contradictions of the American tradition.

This chapter debates the nature of Islamic tourism and the limitations and contradictions of the American tradition, a new emerging academic school that dates back tourism as a direct result of the Industrial Revolution. The chapter puts the American tradition and its development of secularization...

Author(s)
Korstanje, M. E.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394163)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Introduction to Islamic tourism.

This chapter defines Islamic tourism and presents an overview of the book's chapters.

Author(s)
Jamal, A.; Raj, R.; Griffin, K. A.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394132)
Type
Book chapter

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