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Cover for Dark tourism and pilgrimage.

This volume is an eclectic multidisciplinary collection of essays related to the interconnections between dark tourism and pilgrimage travel. It focuses on dark tourism sites as pilgrimage destinations, dark tourists as pilgrims, and pilgrimage as a form of dark tourism. Theories and histories of ...

Author(s)
Olsen, D. H.; Korstanje, M. E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book
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Cover for Negotiating the intersections between dark tourism and pilgrimage.

This chapter discusses some of the interconnections between dark tourism and pilgrimage/religious travel within the following four themes: (1) dark tourism and pilgrimage as heritage; (2) dark tourism and pilgrimage as a mechanism of resilience; (3) dark tourism and pilgrimage as a mediator between ...

Author(s)
Korstanje, M. E.; Olsen, D. H.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Dark heritage as a basis for dark tourism development in Slovenia.

This chapter examines how the students of the Higher Vocational College for Hospitality, Wellness and Tourism (Bled, Slovenia) understand the concept of dark tourism, and explores their views relating to possibilities for the development of dark tourism in Slovenia. More particularly, the chapter...

Author(s)
Kužnik, L.; Grafenauer, B.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for From burial spaces to pilgrimage sites: the changing role of European cemeteries.

This chapter examines the role of military cemeteries and their relationship to pilgrimage and tourism. In particular, focus is given to the element of scale, with cemeteries being viewed as individual pilgrimage sites, pilgrimage destinations, or one of several cemeteries along a pilgrimage...

Author(s)
Pliberšek, L.; Basle, N.; Lebe, S. S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Security issues and the image of tourist destination.

This chapter discusses (i) why the tourism industry is so attractive to terrorism and domestic crime; (ii) the formation of tourist destination image and its multiple facets; and (iii) the elements of tourism security.

Author(s)
Amorim, E.; Korstanje, M. E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394286)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pilgrimages to terror: the role of heritage in dark sites.

This chapter explores the limitations and caveats framed into the specialized literature on tourism and terrorism, focusing particularly on the capacity of terrorism to produce what is termed 'thanatopsis', or contemplations of death, which is the main commodity or experience at dark-related sites. ...

Author(s)
Korstanje, M. E.; Howie, L.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

In recent years, environmental degradation, global warming, green house effect, high levels of emissions, and pollution of various kinds are in the limelight owing to its threatening impacts on sustainability natural and manmade resources. With the passage of time both the landscape features and...

Author(s)
Anu Chandran; Rajib Bhaduri; Anjaneya Swamy
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Ilheus-Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Cultur: Revista de Cultura e Turismo, 2012, 6, 3, pp 99-110
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Cover for Is the 'dark' still dark? The evolution of dark tourism and pilgrimage destinations.

This chapter outlines the historical transformation of dark tourism sites from the premodern era to the present. This is done through discussing the idea of sacred journeys through pilgrimage and dark tourism. The chapter also examines the growth of dark tourism through different historical phases, ...

Author(s)
Bİdecİ, M.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Interpreting the sacred in dark tourism.

This chapter looks at social constructions of pilgrimage and dark tourism sites through examining death-related rituals in the city of Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. In doing so, it investigates how tourists engage with and understand sacred spaces through examining ontological, phenomenological...

Author(s)
Nitasha Sharma
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Recreating the dead: darkest tourism and pilgrimage in Mormon Handcart pioneer trek re-enactments.

This chapter examines how leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints utilize pioneer re-enactment and their dark history to develop collective and individual religious identities among adherents in different parts of the world. The chapter explores a model of how individuals within...

Author(s)
Hartley-Moore, J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter

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