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Cover for The role of ritual in sacred journeys.

This chapter offers a comprehensive understanding of the ritual in religious or spiritual activities, applying the concept to the context of sacred journeys. The chapter also considers pilgrimages to be a 'typical' form of journey undertaken for religious or spiritual purposes. This chapter also...

Author(s)
Dowson, R.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394163)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Islamic motivation for tourism and contradictions of the American tradition.

This chapter debates the nature of Islamic tourism and the limitations and contradictions of the American tradition, a new emerging academic school that dates back tourism as a direct result of the Industrial Revolution. The chapter puts the American tradition and its development of secularization...

Author(s)
Korstanje, M. E.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394163)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

We argue that home proper is tourism's uncanny. Questions of home do not take centre stage in the discipline. Of course second homes have been explored in tourism studies. However, home proper has not been a subject worthy of philosophical/theoretical deliberations, analytical or methodological...

Author(s)
Nilsson, M.; Tesfahuney, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 15, pp 1783-1788
Abstract

This special section on destination resilience includes five articles which cover the following topic areas: (1) destination resilience theory; (2) destination resilience and sustainable tourism development; (3) destination resilience and smart destinations; (4) destination resilience and...

Author(s)
Schroeder, A.; Pennington-Gray, L.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2018, 22, 3/4, pp 229-302
Abstract

Tourism is widely recognized as a complex phenomenon. Some academics, however, have studied tourism from their own specialization, contributing from the perspective of their specific fields. Others have argued that the complexities of tourism should be tackled more systemically and so have used...

Author(s)
Rodriguez-Giron, S.; Vanneste, D.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Culture & Communication, 2019, 19, 1, pp 1-16
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Cover for Spiritual and religious tourism: motivations and management.

This book provides insights into the development and management of sacred journeys, and the varying motivations for undertaking such journeys. The book is divided into three distinct parts. Part 1 aims to contribute towards the development of theoretical perspectives in the field. Part 2 undertakes ...

Author(s)
Dowson, R.; Yaqub, M. J.; Raj, R.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394163)
Type
Book
Abstract

Does the pure pilgrim exist? Probably not as a person, but the idea of a pure pilgrim is very much alive, although under threat. John Muir (2002), environmentalist and mountaineer, argued that there is a proper way to climb a mountain. By analogy, there is a virtuous way, allowing for meaningful,...

Author(s)
Haller, S. F.; Munro, D.
Publisher
Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
International Journal of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage, 2019, 7, 2, pp 1-10
Abstract

This exploratory research attempts to identify the potential of building theories within the field of hospitality management. A systematic scan of 9,364 peer-reviewed publications during the years 2002 to 2017 was conducted to assess the use of borrowed theories from other disciplines. A total of...

Author(s)
Khan, M. A.; Hefny, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 2019, 43, 4, pp 464-488
Abstract

Considering the need, the primary intent of this study is to spur contemplation related to building theories that specifically pertain to the hospitality discipline. A review of process required for theory formation is preceded with a description related to (a) developing grounded theories using...

Author(s)
Khan, M. A.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 2019, 43, 5, pp 619-632
Abstract

Focusing on the role psychoanalytic alienation plays in tourist motivation, this article contributes to recent scholarship that aims to redevelop the dialectic relationship between authenticity and alienation in tourism studies. Lacanian psychoanalysis is the primary lens through which this is...

Author(s)
Vidon, E. S.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2019, 19, 1, pp 3-22

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