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Eco-cultural tourism is presented here as a concept in which ecological and cultural aspects of a landscape are combined to create a site for tourists. It is proposed as a way for communities with otherwise marginal cultural or ecological resources to develop. Sustainability and participation are...

Author(s)
Wallace, G.; Russell, A.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2004, 4, 3, pp 235-254
Abstract

With the colonization of Hokkaido since the Meiji era, Western technologies were introduced to Japan, but the indigenous inhabitants', the Ainu people's, ways of life were negatively affected because of the assimilation policy. Since the late 1950s, ethnic tourism in Ainu settlements has grown and...

Author(s)
Cheung, S. C. H.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Heritage Studies, 2005, 11, 3, pp 197-210
Abstract

This paper focuses on urban areas and sociocultural aspects of urban processes as important subjects for the development of cultural tourism. It also argues for a multidisciplinary approach to urban planning that considers the art historian's, the social anthropologist's and the architect's...

Author(s)
Leboš, S.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2005, 3, 1, pp 23-39
Abstract

This issue consists of 6 papers that deal with critical heritage in the Philippines and contribute to a holistic vision of heritage preservation. Topics covered include: critical heritage vis-à-vis biodiversity; ecological homelands; disappearing technology; cultural representations; courtship...

Author(s)
Peterson, J. A.
Publisher
San Carlos Publications, Cebu, Philippines
Citation
Philippine Quarterly of Culture & Society, 2007, 35, 1/2, pp 147 pp.
Abstract

This paper focuses on acculturation and the commoditization of culture among the Ifugao (an indigenous people of the Cordillera mountains in northern Luzon, Philippines), particularly with respect to the desacralization of religious rituals, the development of new livelihoods, and the...

Author(s)
Bulilan, C. M. R.
Publisher
San Carlos Publications, Cebu, Philippines
Citation
Philippine Quarterly of Culture & Society, 2007, 35, 1/2, pp 100-128

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