Managing Sacred Sites Service Provision and Visitor Experience (Tourism) by Myra Shackley

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Subjects:

  • Management & management techniques,
  • Religious buildings,
  • Tourism industry,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • General,
  • Industries - Hospitality, Travel & Tourism

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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages224
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Open LibraryOL11454377M
ISBN 100826451403
ISBN 109780826451408

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It covers: conservation of sites, how to classify sacred sites; the nature of the visitors' experience; and the debate about admission charges.

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Book Description. Managing Sacred Sites book Managing Heritage in Africa provides a wide-ranging, up-to-date synthesis of heritage management practice in Africa, covering a broad Managing Sacred Sites book of heritage issues such as archaeology, living traditions, sacred sites, heritage of pain (slavery), international conventions cultural landscapes, heritage in conflict areas and heritage versus development.

In War on Sacred Grounds, Ron E. Hassner investigates the causes and properties of conflicts over sites that are both venerated and contested; he also proposes potential means for managing these disputes.

Hassner illustrates a complex and poorly understood political dilemma with accounts of the failures to reach settlement at Temple Mount/Haram.

Sacred sites are the oldest form of protected areas and many of them are very important biodiversity reservoirs.

This book will help conservation professionals and the custodians of sacred sites interested in the role of cultural and spiritual values in nature conservation to. This book explores the function of buildings for worship, shrines and pilgrimage centers, and the part they play in the lives of individuals and the community, while also recognizing that "sacred place" is not defined as architectural s: 1.

From a practical standpoint, the study establishes that those administering sacred sites like monasteries must manage visitors with different religious motivations, those which overall exceed in. Devy, S., Ganesh, T. Towards best practices in managing religious pilgrimage to sacred sites in Indian protected areas.

This is an Accepted Manuscript of a book chapter published by Routledge/CRC Press in Verschuuren, B., Brown, S. (eds), Cultural and Spiritual Significance of.

This book illustrates that sacred natural sites, although often under threat, exist within and outside formally recognised protected areas and heritage sites. Sacred sites may well be some of the last strongholds for building resilient networks of connected landscapes as well as forming important nodes for maintaining a dynamic cultural fabric.

Myra Lesley Shackley (born 5 March ) was formerly Professor of Culture Resource Management and Head of the Centre for Tourism and Visitor Management at Nottingham Trent University Business School. She retired in summer after an academic career spanning more than 40 years, during which she became recognised as a leading international authority on the management of historic sites.

In War on Sacred Grounds, Ron E. Hassner investigates the causes and properties of conflicts over sites that are both venerated and contested; he also proposes potential means for managing these disputes.

Hassner illustrates a complex and poorly understood political dilemma with accounts of the failures to reach settlement at Temple Mount/Haram Cited by: DOWNLOAD NOW» This book takes readers on a tour of many natural and man-made sacred sites located throughout western America.

Comprised of locations that feature particularly interesting and mysterious qualities, 'Sacred Sites' emphasises each locale's. Managing sacred places as heritage in West Africa With Victoria Ndidi Osuagwu This chapter discusses a few case studies, namely the cultural landscape of Tongo-Tengzuk Tallensi; Katchikally Sacred Crocodile Pool; Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove and Oke-Idanre cultural landscape; and Koutammakau, the Land of the : Victoria Ndidi Osuagwu.

Sacred sites are the oldest form of protected areas and many of them are very important biodiversity reservoirs. This book will help conservation professionals and the custodians of sacred sites interested in the role of cultural and spiritual values in nature conservation to Cited by: Sacred sites are qualitatively different than others developed for tourism purposes.

However, sacred sites do have touristic appeal and can benefit from their popularity as both pilgrimage and secular tourist attractions. To protect the sacred resource and to make the touristic or culminating pilgrimage experience meaningful, many site managers develop well designed, well maintained and Cited by: 7.

This book is divided into three main sections. The first deals with the theoretical aspects of managing sacred sites; the second with best practice in the management of sacred sites; and the third provides case studies in this area. The book has 14 chapters and a subject index.

In her book, Managing Sacred Sites, Myra Shackley tackles the complexity of secular sacred sites. While secular sacred sites are not religiously affiliated, they are held in a high state of importance for certain groups of people.

However, these sites, both religious and secular,Author: Kelsey Reed. managing sacred sites for tourism: a case study of visitor facilities in pamyra, new york Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Please, subscribe or login to access all content. belief that World Heritage sites belong to everyone and should be preserved for future generations is the very principle on which the World Heritage Convention is based. So how do we merge our convic-tions with our concerns over the impact of tourism on World Heritage sites.

The answer is File Size: KB. Description Managing Religious Tourism provides a global view of the tools and resources used in demand and supply management, in the context of pilgrimage and religious tourism.

With a focus on toolkits and best practices, the book reinforces the quality of service provision and offers a reflection on consumers' perspectives and what drives their purchasing decisions with regards to a variety. Sacred Space in the Culture of the Artic Regions O.

Ovsyannikov & N. Terebikhin 5. Sacred Sites in Madagascar Chantal Radimilahy 6. Places of Power: Mescalero Apache sacred sites and sensitive areas David L Carmichael 7. Sacred Sites in the Bamenda Grassfields of Cameroon: a study of sacred sites in the Nso' Fondom Mary Maimo Mumah /5(1).

Book Description. Managing Historic Sites and Buildings looks at the choices and the tensions that exist in conservation and interpretation of the heritage. Preservation and presentation are central activities, arguably means and ends in the conservation of the historic environment.

In a series of essays which span form prehistoric sacred. About the Book. Sacred sites offer believers the possibility of communing with the divine and achieving deeper insight into their faith.

Yet their spiritual and cultural importance can lead to competition as religious groups seek to exclude rivals from practicing potentially sacrilegious rituals in the hallowed space and wish to assert their own by: The Resource Manual is aimed at anyone with an interest in World Heritage, in particular those responsible for managing natural World Heritage sites, managers and staff of protected areas, local communities and indigenous peoples engaged in managing the property, as well as institutions and businesses operating in or alongside a natural World.

(a) In managing Federal lands, each executive branch agency with statutory or administrative responsibility for the management of Federal lands shall, to the extent practicable, permitted by law, and not clearly inconsistent with essential agency functions, (1) accommodate access to and ceremonial use of Indian sacred sites by Indian religious.

An easy to follow, practical book to educate yourself about what to do at holy sites of Buddhists. What I appreciated the best is that it reminds us again and again about motivation.

Buddhism stresses how important our motivation behind each thought or action while /5. Managing World Heritage Sites. Includes international case studies such as World Heritage Sites in the Americas, Machupicchu, Stonehenge, Central Eastern Rainforest Reserves of Australia, Megalithic Temples of Malta.

Is authored by an international contributor team. Tables Table Selection criteria for World Heritage Site status 8 Table General principles for the management of natural and cultural heritage in Australia’s World Heritage Sites 29 Table What management plans for a declared Australian World Heritage Site should include 29 Table Demographic characteristics of the sampled visitors Table Major motivations for visiting.

It applies a multidisciplinary approach to recognizing, understanding and managing sacred natural sites. It provides examples of how economic benefits - such as from tourism and fisheries - can be compatible goals with the conservation of sacred biodiversity and thus.

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Time to Tip the Sacred Cows By AMA Staff. Jake Breeden is the founder of Breeden Ideas. He is also a member of the global faculty for Duke Corporate Education, the world’s top-ranked provider of custom corporate education, where he’s worked with leaders at Microsoft, Cisco, Google, IBM, Oppenheimer Funds, and Bloomberg.

Abbey's Bookshop at York Street is an Aladdin's cave for readers. Born inAbbey's is one of Sydney's gems for lovers of reading. In Sacred Plunder, David Perry argues that plundered relics, and narratives about them, played a central role in shaping the memorial legacy of the Fourth Crusade and the development of Venice’s civic identity in the thirteenth the Fourth Crusade ended inthe disputes over the memory and meaning of the conquest began.

Many crusaders faced accusations of impiety, sacrilege. As part of the 10th Polar Law Symposium in Rovaniemi (Nov ), bringing together over participants discussing multifaceted Arctic legal and societal themes, the UArctic Thematic Network on Arctic Law organized a panel on Sacred Natural Sites.

The panel was held to celebrate a new book "Experiencing and Protecting Sacred Natural Sites of Sámi and other Indigenous Peoples: The .Ecology and biodiversity.

Kalakad Mundanthurai (KMTR) is the southern most habitat of the Bengal tiger and lies in the southwestern Ghats, and Ranthambore (RTR) is one of most famous tiger reserves in India, with 50 tigers and other globally important biodiversity. 2 In each reserve there are some natural sites that are revered, such as holy rivers, but the principal sacred site is a holy.The book "Sacred Arctic" brings together 20 authors from various disciplines, such as anthropology, ethnology, law, geography, history and archeology.

Experiencing and Protecting Sacred Natural Sites of Sámi and Other Indigenous Peoples: The Sacred Arctic Heinämäki, Leena & Herrmann, Thora, Eds. Springer Polar Sciences, More information.

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