Ethnic and Minority Cultures as Tourist Attractions PDF ePub eBook

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Ethnic and Minority Cultures as Tourist Attractions free pdf This book focuses on ethnic and minority communities in urban contexts and the ways in which their cultures are represented in tourism development. It offers a multi-disciplinary approach which draws on examples and case studies of ethnic and minority communities and cultural tourism development from all around the world, including slums in India, favelas in Brazil, Chinatowns in Australia, Jewish quarters in Central and Eastern Europe, ethnic villages in China, the African district of Brussels, the gay quarter in Cape Town and a desert town in Israel. It offers a positive perspective on ethnic and minority cultures and communities at a time when social and political support is lacking in many countries. This book will be a useful resource for those studying and researching cultural and urban tourism, urban planning and development, community studies and urban and cultural geography.

About Anya Diekmann

Anya Diekmann is Professor in Tourism at the Universite Libre de Bruxelles and has worked in the field for 14 years. Her main research interests are cultural, ethnic and social tourism. Melanie Kay Smith is Associate Professor in Tourism at BKF University of Applied Sciences, Budapest. Her research focuses on cultural tourism, community-based tourism, urban development and planning and health and wellness tourism.

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Author : Anya Diekmann
Publisher : Channel View Publications
Data Published : 15 January 2015
ISBN : 1845414829
EAN : 9781845414825
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 272 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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