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The paper investigates the relationship between the Swedish development agency Sida and Cultural Heritage without Borders (CHwB), a facilitating organisation in the field of cultural heritage in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) following the Bosnia War. From 1995 to 2008 CHwB was the only NGO in BiH...

Author(s)
Stengǻrd, M.; Legnér, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Cultural Policy, 2019, 25, 7, pp 858-870
Abstract

Based on a case study of local food in Vik Municipality in Western Norway this article explores the historical and economic impact of Gamalost, a type of Norwegian cheese. Both qualitative and quantitative methods are used in this study. Historical accounts show that Gamalost has undergone a number ...

Author(s)
Soltani, A.; Ǻrethun, T.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Journal of Gastronomy and Tourism, 2019, 3, 4, pp 271-281
Abstract

Authenticity is considered a very important means to attract tourists. Different enterprises and destinations compete for visitors and authenticity is an important factor for visitors' travel decisions. Within the context of indigenous and cultural tourism, several studies have criticized the way...

Author(s)
Bernardi, C. de
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Heritage Tourism, 2019, 14, 3, pp 249-262
Abstract

In 'Walking to Be Some Body' Matthew R. Anderson uses the example of North American Scandinavian-background pilgrims walking Norway's St. Olaf Way to parse the yearning of contemporary diaspora pilgrims who walk repristinated routes along ancient paths toward real or imagined homelands. These...

Author(s)
Anderson, M. R.
Publisher
Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
International Journal of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage, 2019, 7, 1, pp 62-76
Abstract

This study provides preliminary empirical insight into the contemporary tourist phenomenon of sightrunning. This combined offering simultaneously concurs with and evades theoretical perspectives of hybrid tourists, sport tourism, cultural tourism and urban tourism, favouring examination of such...

Author(s)
Kolar, T.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 4, pp 400-408
Abstract

UniOn is an application for smartphone and tablets developed within ILOCALAPP (www.ilocalapp.eu), a European project coordinated by the University of Bologna. UniOn exists in four versions, one for each city involved in the project (Bologna, Coimbra, Poznań and Rovaniemi), and it is meant to foster ...

Author(s)
Valva, A.; Mambelli, G.
Publisher
Scientific and Didactical Campus of Rimini and the Advanced School of Tourism Sciences of Alma Mater Studiorum, Rimini, Italy
Citation
Almatourism: Journal of Tourism, Culture and Territorial Development, 2018, 9, 18, pp 129-133
Abstract

Souvenirs are fascinating little things that both incorporate as well as illustrate the global-local interplay of tourism. They need to be approached in their complexity as they intertwine people, places, and meanings. This study contributes to a deeper understanding of souvenirs from the...

Author(s)
Schilar, H.; Keskitalo, E. C. H.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Culture & Communication, 2018, 18, 2, pp 85-99
Abstract

This paper is about the creation of non-commodified volunteer experiences, for tourists and local volunteers participating in festivals. How is the tourist experience created when most of the traditional tourism demands are not fulfilled? And what are the experiences and how do they relate to...

Author(s)
Jæger, K.; Olsen, K.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism and Cultural Change, 2017, 15, 5, pp 407-421
Abstract

Hunting is a rural activity and attempts to influence it are often framed, in northern Europe, in terms of 'urban elites' seeking to impose their will on 'rural' cultures. Hunting cultures are the subject of this paper, but instead of focusing on their relationship with conservation, as most...

Author(s)
Watts, D.; Matilainen, A.; Kurki, S. P.; Keskinarkaus, S.; Hunter, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Rural Studies, 2017, 54, pp 255-265
Abstract

The main goal of the paper is to analyze Swedish cultural heritage management practices, information access and links to cultural tourism. The work is based on legal acts analysis, discussions and interviews with Swedish experts and studying scientific publications. The study discusses the...

Author(s)
Musteață, S.
Publisher
Romanian-American Association of Project Managers for Education and Research (RAAPMER), Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends, 2017, 10, pp 73-90

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