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Cover for Tablighi Jamaat: a multidimensional movement of religious travellers.

Tablighi Jamaat is a voluntary mass movement that preaches Islamic teachings, mainly of the Deobandi school of thought, in the Indian subcontinent. This chapter aims to contribute to the religious tourism literature by discussing the transformative nature and role of Tablighi Jamaat within the...

Author(s)
Abbasi, A. S.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394132)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Presented in a table form, case studies are presented concerning mountain tourism and local development in different eco-regions of the Hindu Kush-Himalayan (HKH) in Nepal, India and Pakistan. The table demonstrates the nature of the linkages of tourism to the economy and the environment and...

Author(s)
Sharma, P.
Publisher
International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), Kathmandu, Nepal
Citation
Issues in Mountain Development - ICIMOD, 1998, No. 3, pp 6 pp.
Abstract

South Asia - which Mintel defines as the geographic region encompassing the countries of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka - is expected to show an unprecedented increase in the volume of outbound tourism traffic over the next 20 years. India, the...

Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2014, No.3, pp 51 pp.
Abstract

The aim of this study is to assess differences and commonalities in the student travel market across different countries and to determine typologies based on touristic attractions/activities. The study generates groups based on travel motivations largely drawn from the Leisure Motivation Scale and...

Author(s)
Marques, C.; Mohsin, A.; Lengler, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 10, pp 87-100
Abstract

Carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative bacteria, in particular the Acinetobacter baumannii-calcoaceticus complex and Enterobacteriaceae, are escalating global public health threats. We review the epidemiology and prevalence of these carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative bacteria among countries in South...

Author(s)
Hsu LiYang; Apisarnthanarak, A.; Erum Khan; Suwantarat, N.; Abdul Ghafur; Tambyah, P. A.
Publisher
American Society for Microbiology (ASM), Washington, USA
Citation
Clinical Microbiology Reviews, 2017, 30, 1, pp 1-22
Abstract

Objective: To examine temporal and geographical trends, risk factors, and seasonality of imported vivax malaria in the United Kingdom to inform clinical advice and policy. Design: Observational study. Setting: National surveillance data from the UK Public Health England Malaria Reference...

Author(s)
Broderick, C.; Nadjm, B.; Smith, V.; Blaze, M.; Checkley, A.; Chiodini, P. L.; Whitty, C. J. M.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
The BMJ, 2015, 350, H1703, pp (16 April 2015)
Abstract

This study uses a combined content-semiotic analysis technique to identify visual representations of an alienated frontier between India and Pakistan. Additionally, narratives of tourism marketers, articles from leading newspapers, and online visitor reviews are analyzed to gain an insight into the ...

Author(s)
Deepak Chhabra
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Heritage Tourism, 2018, 13, 4, pp 289-304
Abstract

Government tourism initiatives in developing countries have been applauded by tourism scholars as a means of assisting a private sector that has insufficient resources and assuring public control of the industry's future. This article reviews the tourism development experience of seven South Asian...

Author(s)
Richter, L. K.; Richter, W. L.
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 1985, 12, 2, pp 201-217
Abstract

Dengue fever is one of the most important arthropod-borne viral diseases of public health significance. It is endemic in most tropical and subtropical parts of the world, many of which are popular tourist destinations. The presence of dengue infection was examined in Iranian patients who were...

Author(s)
Chinikar, S.; Ghiasi, S. M.; Shah-Hosseini, N.; Mostafavi, E.; Moradi, M.; Khakifirouz, S.; Varai, F. S. R.; Rafigh, M.; Jalali, T.; Goya, M. M.; Shirzadi, M. R.; Zainali, M.; Fooks, A. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2013, 11, 3, pp 166-169
Abstract

Focusing on three ethnographic events (an Italian charter tour to Pakistan, a shopping event in a village replica in New Delhi and a festival of culture and travel in Italy) this article looks into the contemporary 'culture industries of otherness' that is, those commercial events promoting...

Author(s)
Favero, P.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2007, 7, 1, pp 51-81

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