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The purpose of this article is to analyse the potential of the emerging Sami tourism in Sweden, with special emphasis on access to Sami tourism products. The analysis uses the 4 H approach outlined by V. L. Smith - habitat, heritage, history and handicraft. The article starts with a short...

Author(s)
Müller, D. K.; Pettersson, R.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis AS, Oslo, Norway
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2001, 1, 1, pp 5-18
Abstract

This paper focuses on German second-home owners and their lives in the Swedish countryside. The main objective of the paper is to analyse the German second-home owners' experiences of encounters with the Swedish countryside and its inhabitants. The analysis is based on an interview survey (in 1997) ...

Author(s)
Müller, D. K.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2002, 5, 5, pp 426-446
Abstract

This chapter begins with a brief discussion of the second home concept in Norway. This is followed by an historical overview of second home developments in Norway from 1945 to 1994, with special attention given to second homes in the alpine regions. The conclusion presents some ideas regarding...

Author(s)
Flognfeldt, T., Jr.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Tourism, mobility and second homes: between elite landscape and common ground, 2004, pp 233-243
Abstract

This chapter provides an overview of second home ownership in Sweden during the 1990s. It also discusses the extent to which issues raised in the 1970s are still valid for second home tourism and development in the 1990s and beyond. In particular, it addresses changes in the geographical patterns...

Author(s)
Müller, D. K.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Tourism, mobility and second homes: between elite landscape and common ground, 2004, pp 244-258
Abstract

Assessing the future of second home tourism requires surveying the current use of second homes and the future plans of their owners. This chapter presents a study that deals with these issues in the Kvarken area in northern Finland and Sweden. The study used survey data gathered from 672 second...

Author(s)
Jansson, B.; Müller, D. K.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Tourism, mobility and second homes: between elite landscape and common ground, 2004, pp 261-272
Abstract

This chapter examines vacation residence (in second homes) as a form of living that presupposes both mobility and a desire for place attachment. For the purpose of this chapter, the vacation resident is seen as a category between the tourist (the mobile) and the permanent resident (usually place...

Author(s)
Aronsson, L.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Tourism, mobility and second homes: between elite landscape and common ground, 2004, pp 75-86
Abstract

This chapter analyses second home ownership in the Swedish mountain range. The main objective is to scrutinize the relationship between the second home owners' primary residences and the destination, and its impact on the composition of the second home owner population. The chapter is based on a...

Author(s)
Müller, D. K.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Nature-based tourism in peripheral areas: development or disaster?, 2005, pp 133-148
Abstract

This chapter maps the differences in time-space use/consumption among different groups of visitors in protected areas during winter. It is based on two questionnaire surveys, conducted in the winter of 2001-02, among visitors in the state reserve of Hauts-Plateaux du Vercors in southern France and...

Author(s)
Dupuis, L.; Müller, D. K.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Nature-based tourism in peripheral areas: development or disaster?, 2005, pp 91-104
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Amenity migration and tourism development in the Tärna Mountains, Sweden.

This chapter analyses the involvement of in-migrants with the local tourism labour market in a peripheral mountain area in Sweden. It explores the extent to which tourism development is assisted and caused by in-migrants as well as the role of local amenities in attracting the in-migrants. The...

Author(s)
Müller, D. K.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9780851990842)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This special issue on tourism and the Sámi people of Scandinavia includes 4 papers, covering topics such as Sámi identity in the context of tourism, and the staging of Sámi cultural events.

Author(s)
Viken, A.; Müller, D. K.
Publisher
Routledge, Oslo, Norway
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2006, 6, 1, pp 1-6

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