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Cover for Introduction to Conflicts, Religion and Culture in Tourism.

This introductory chapter offers a background discussion on the theory of religious tourism and on religious pilgrimage in conflict regions, before outlining the overall structure of the book.

Author(s)
Raj, R.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for War and cultural heritage: the case of religious monuments.

This chapter outlines the various international agreements, treaties and legal frameworks governing the treatment of cultural sites in general and religious sites in particular, during times of war. The chapter highlights cases where the destruction of religious sites has been punished by...

Author(s)
Mylonopoulos, D.; Moira, P.; Kikilia, K.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Kosher tourism: a case study from Greece.

This chapter discusses the importance for certain religions of adhering to particular regulations and guidelines regarding food and lifestyle, and points out the importance for tourism and hospitality professionals to understand such regulations. The chapter presents a case study of a strictly...

Author(s)
Moira, P.; Mylonopoulos, D.; Vasilopoulou, P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Halal tourism: the case of Turkey.

This chapter discusses the concept of halal tourism and presents the case of Turkey as a halal tourism destination. The chapter identifies the fundamentals of halal and halal tourism. It also discusses how we can plan for the development of halal tourism, looking at the consumption side and the...

Author(s)
Bİlİm, Y.; Özer, Ö.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Religious spaces as discrete systems: the case of Ayodhya, India.

This chapter explores the pilgrimage site of Ram Janambhumi in Ayodhya (India) through a timeline that extends from before a particular conflict to after the conflict, and investigates the socio-spatial phenomena in the context of their respective social, political and economic conditions. This...

Author(s)
Sanjeev Singh; Nayan Srivastava; Karitikeya Sonker; Manas Ranjan
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Visiting graves, tombs and shrines in Islamic Law.

This chapter explores the issues and concepts associated with the burial of the dead in Islam, the construction of graves and tombs and their visitation. It looks at the debate over the permissibility of visiting sacred sites like tombs and shrines in the Sunni legal tradition. In addition to...

Author(s)
Güney, N.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Cuba and its Christian roots: a case for understanding religious tourism.

This chapter discusses the potential for Cuba, despite decades of tension and conflict with the Catholic Church, as a destination for religious tourism. The chapter explores not only the limitations and dichotomies of authenticity but also the roots of religion, tourism and politics. While social...

Author(s)
Echarri Chavéz, M.; Cisneros Mustelier, L.; Korstanje, M.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Claiming territory: the role of pilgrimage in the struggle for a re-Christianization of Sweden.

This chapter argues that the construction of pilgrimage trails carried out by the Church of Sweden has, perhaps unintended, consequences. The establishment of trails and the production of maps that mark Christian presence in the landscape can be seen as both a resistance to secularism and an...

Author(s)
Wiktorin, P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pilgrimage, cultural landscape and tourism in the heritization of churches and Christian sites in Nagasaki.

This chapter deals with the evaluation, commodification and re-sacralization of Christian heritage for the purpose of tourism in Japan. It examines the process of choosing, including and excluding the component assets of the Christian heritage in Japan to be inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage...

Author(s)
Kawashima, T. D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Religious tourism and pilgrimage in a non-religious country: the Czech Republic.

This chapter deals with several questions about the position of religious tourism in the Czech Republic. It examines the roots of secularization in the Czech Republic, the existence of religious tourism in such a secularized country, the specifics of pilgrimages in this situation, and the future...

Author(s)
Rája, J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter

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