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This volume explores the role of heritage in the creation of a new European identity. At the heart of this debate lies the tension between the idea of European unity and individual state identities and nationalisms. The main theme of the book is that a number of possible heritages can be shaped...

Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Building a new heritage: tourism, culture and identity in the New Europe., 1994, pp xiii + 278 pp.
Abstract

This book draws on data collected by the European Association for Tourism and Leisure Education (ATLAS) Cultural Tourism Project, which combines data presentation and analysis with more reflective discussions on the nature of cultural tourism in different areas of Europe. The first five chapters...

Publisher
CAB INTERNATIONAL, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Cultural tourism in Europe., 1996, pp xi + 347 pp.
Abstract

This is a translation of a book that draws on the data collected by the ATLAS Cultural Tourism Project and combines data presentation and analysis with more reflective discussions on the nature of cultural tourism in different areas of Europe. The first five chapters address general themes and are...

Author(s)
Richards, G.
Publisher
Back San Publishing Co., Seoul, Korea Republic
Citation
Cultural tourism in Europe, 2000, pp 420 pp.
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This book presents the findings of field research undertaken in 1997 under the European Cultural Tourism Research Project managed by the European Association for Tourism and Leisure Education. It looks at the relationship between tourists and specific cultural attractions in the Netherlands. In...

Author(s)
Richards, G.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851994406)
Type
Book
Abstract

This book outlines the main forms of educational tourism, their demand and supply elements, as well as their marketing and management implications. The book has restricted the concept of educational tourism to the following segments: general education tourism with an emphasis on ecotourism and...

Author(s)
Ritchie, B. W.; Carr, N.; Cooper, C.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Managing educational tourism, 2003, pp xviii + 283 pp.
Abstract

Drawing on postmodern perspectives, this book emphasizes the importance of popular cultural tourism; alternative and ethnic tourism; working-class heritage and culture. Its main focus is on the role that cultural tourism plays in the globalization process and the impacts of global tourism...

Author(s)
Smith, M. K.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Issues in cultural tourism studies, 2003, pp xii + 195 pp.
Abstract

This book presents a study on city tourism and culture in Europe, with the objective of creating a conceptual framework with a structural approach that can be broadly used in practical marketing. In chapter 1, the definition of cultural city tourism and the conceptual framework used in the study...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
City tourism & culture: the European experience, 2005, pp ix + 124 pp.
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This book examines the destinations and sites that are being created for tourists, as well as for local people within an urban regeneration context, with a particular focus on tourism's relationship to urban regeneration and cultural development. It examines the impact of such developments on a...

Author(s)
Smith, M. K.
ISBN
2006 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845931308)
Type
Book
Abstract

The title of this book is an acknowledgement to the works of John Kenneth Galbraith and Raymond Aron, discussed in the foreword, which addresses the changes that have occurred in the 40 years since May 1968, a time when modern industrial civilization seemed itself to be the economic model, both...

Author(s)
Frangialli, F.
Publisher
Organisation Mondiale du Tourisme, Madrid, Spain
Citation
Le nouvel état touristique: dix-huit leçons sur la société du loisir et du voyage, 2009, pp 558 pp.
Abstract

This book presents a contemporary overview of our most ubiquitous cultural phenomena - festivals. It is able to do so by taking a case-study focused, theoretically rigorous and pan-European approach. It comes from a team of editors and authors drawn from across Europe and is based on the work of...

Author(s)
Newbold, C.; Maughan, C.; Jordan, J.; Bianchini, F.
Publisher
Goodfellow Publisher Limited, Woodeaton, UK
Citation
Focus on festivals: contemporary European case studies and perspectives, 2015, pp xxvi + 300 pp.

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