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Cover for Introduction: motivation of the pilgrimage journey.

This chapter introduces the concept of pilgrimage, and reviews different theories and perspectives to understand the motivations of pilgrims.

Author(s)
Liutikas, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Alternative forms of elephant tourism.

This chapter highlights the key welfare issues with regard to elephant attractions and presents the findings of a survey of tourists who have previously visited elephant attractions in Asia which aimed to find out more about their motivations, the activities they undertook, their experiences and...

Author(s)
Curtin, S.; Day, C.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245868)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Modernizing human-elephant interactions.

This chapter describes the history and evolution of the human-elephant relationship in terms of regulations, behaviour, health, welfare, attitudes and tourism.

Author(s)
McLean, A.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245868)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pilgrims: values and identities.

This book gathers contributions that address pilgrim motivation, identity and values as they are shaped by the broader sociological, psychological, cultural and anthropological perspectives. The focus of the book is the travellers themselves and their inner world through the lens of their...

ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book
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Cover for Identity, social practices and values of the pilgrims on the Portuguese Inner Way to Santiago de Compostela.

The objective of this chapter is to make a comparison between the identities and values of the Portuguese tourist-pilgrims and the foreign tourist-pilgrims on the Portuguese Inner Way of Santiago de Compostela (PIWSC). There are differences between the motivations of the pilgrims according to their ...

Author(s)
Azevedo, P.; Pereiro, X.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pilgrimage tourism to Palestine: the 'Come and See' initiative in Palestine.

This chapter explores the 'Come and See' phenomenon that is gaining ground in Palestine, targeting the pilgrimage market. Under the slogan of 'Comes and See', many initiatives such as Kairos Palestine, the Alternative Tourism group (ATG), the Holy Land Trust and Siraj Center in Palestine urge...

Author(s)
Isaac, R. K.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourists versus pilgrims: dichotomy of visits to Auschwitz-Birkenau.

This chapter explores how a recent upsurge in tourism at Auschwitz-Birkenau has produced a problematic and unhelpful distinction between two types of visitors to the site that supposedly sit at distinct ends of the ethical spectrum of worthiness. The 'pilgrim' and the 'tourist' are the two...

Author(s)
Dalton, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
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 Keys strategies to promote the incorporation of sustainability in tourists' behaviour.

This chapter provides practical guidelines to study the incorporation of sustainability into public tourism policies, with an intensive focus on promoting the incorporation of sustainability into tourist's behaviour. The output allows the identification of a set of issues of great interest,...

Author(s)
López-Sánchez, Y.; Pulido-Fernández, J. I.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394286)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Interpreting the sacred in dark tourism.

This chapter looks at social constructions of pilgrimage and dark tourism sites through examining death-related rituals in the city of Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. In doing so, it investigates how tourists engage with and understand sacred spaces through examining ontological, phenomenological...

Author(s)
Nitasha Sharma
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter

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