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Tourism, progress and peace

Tourism, progress and peace

Moufakkir, Omar; Kelly, Ian, 1934-

Hardback, Book. English.
Published Wallingford, UK: CABI, c2010
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Statement of responsibility: edited by Omar Moufakkir, Ian Kelly
ISBN: 1845936779, 9781845936778
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: Hbk.
Physical Description: xxxii, 256 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Subject: Tourism Social aspects.; Tourism.


  1. Introduction: Peace and tourism: friends not foes
  2. Part I. Tourism and a culture of peace / J. Haessly ; Tourism and intercultural understanding or contact hypothesis revisited / R. Tomljenović ; Challenging peace through tourism: placing tourism in the context of human rights, justice and peace / F. Higgins-Desbiolles and L. Blanchard
  3. Part II. Tourism which erases borders: an introspection into Bosnia and Herzegovina / S. Causevic ; Warming up peace: an encounter between Egyptian hosts and Israeli guests in Sinai / D. Maoz ; Border tourism attractions as a space for presenting and symbolizing peace / A. Gelbman ; The role of sport events in peace tourism / N. Schulenkorf and D. Edwards ; Domestic tourism and peace: the Atlanta peace trails experience / G.Y. Lash, A. Kay Smith and C. Smith
  4. Part III. Effects of the August 2008 war in Georgia on tourism and its resources / M. Metreveli and D.J. Timothy ; Volunteer tourism in Palestine: a normative perspective / R.K. Isaac and V. Platenkamp ; Re-evaluating political tourism in the Holy Land: towards a conceptualization of peace tourism / O. Moufakkir ; Northern Ireland re-emerges from the ashes : the contribution of political tourism towards a more visited and peaceful environment / M.T. Simone-Charteris and S.W. Boyd ; How stable is peace linked with tourism? The case of Mt. Geumgang tourism development project on the Korean Peninsula / Yongseok Shin ; Divided or reunited? Prospects for the Cyprus tourism industry / B. Musyck ... [et al.] ; Tourism and reconciliation / I. Kelly and A. Nkabahona
  5. Conclusion.