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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: tourism, culture, impact
Number of Pages: 156
Published: 2008-12-16
ISBN-10: 9264040730
ISBN-13: 9789264040731

The Impact of Culture on Tourism examines the growing relationship between tourism and culture, and the way in which they have together become major drivers of destination attractiveness and competitiveness. Based on recent case studies that illustrate the different facets of the relationship between tourism, culture and regional attractiveness, and the policy interventions which can be taken to enhance the relationship, this publication shows how a strong link between tourism and culture can be fostered to help places become more attractive to tourists, as well as increasing their competi

Author: Peace Corps (U.S.). Information Collection and Exc
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: guide, trainer, matters, culture
Number of Pages: 150
Published: 1999
ISBN-10: 1428926933
ISBN-13: 9781428926936

"Offers additional information on using the Culture Matters Workbook. The Guide includes approximately 40 exercises from Culture Matters, dealing with the most important concepts in the book, and presents them with extensive background, delivery notes, and lesson plans." Organized into four parts: Using Culture Matters in Pre-Service Training, Trainer Notes for Selected Exercises from Culture Matters, Supplemental Group Exercises, Additional Resources for Cross-Cultural Trainers.

Author: Thomas Bridges
Publisher: CRVP
Keywords: culture, civic, postmodern, inventing, citizenship
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 1997
ISBN-10: 1565181689
ISBN-13: 9781565181687

Author: Tassos A. Mikropoulos
Publisher: Earthlab
Keywords: culture, dusty, traces, society, muslim, tools, safeguarding, using, elevating, information
Number of Pages: 492
eBookDB-ID: 9789602331

Author: Marian Leopold
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: culture, carp, eastern, reference, europe, special, fish, economics, problems
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 1981-01-01
ISBN-10: 9251011524
ISBN-13: 9789251011522

Author: Greg Richards
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: tourism, culture, impact
Number of Pages: 160
Published: 2009-01-01
ISBN-10: 9264056483
ISBN-13: 9789264056480

Cultural tourism is one of the largest and fastest-growing global tourism markets. Culture and creative industries are increasingly being used to promote destinations and enhance their competitiveness and attractiveness. Many locations are now actively developing their tangible and intangible cultural assets as a means of developing comparative advantages in an increasingly competitive tourism marketplace, and to create local distinctiveness in the face of globalisation. The Impact of Culture on Tourism examines the growing relationship between tourism and culture, and the way in which they ha

Author: Arthur Gray
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: book, tea, little
Number of Pages: 118
Published: 2008-01-01
ISBN-10: 142901055X
ISBN-13: 9781429010559

The idea of the spiritual nature of tea has long been part of Japanese culture, and somewhat of a mystery to Western culture. With the 1906 publication of Kakuzo Okakura's "The Book of Tea," this connection was made clear to American readers who were beginning to see an upsurge of Japanese influence in the arts and culture. Through his work, Okakura introduced the term "Teaism" and explained to Western readers the influence tea, and its associated ceremonies, had on every aspect of Japanese life. Written in English, the work spoke to Westerners in terms they could understand, explaining not on
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