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Is the sacred for sale? : tourism and indigenous peoples / Alison M. Johnston.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at College of the Rockies.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Cranbrook Campus GN 380 .J64 2006 (Text) 31111000147759 CRANBROOK Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1853838586 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1853838594 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781853838590
  • Physical Description: xviii, 381 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: London ; Earthscan, 2006.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [336]-373) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"Is the Sacred for Sale? looks at our present crossroads in consumer society. It analyses the big questions of tourism, clarifying how tourism can support biodiversity conservation. It also offers a cross-cultural window to the divide between corporate thinking and sacred knowledge, to help us understand why collisions over resources and land use are escalating. Finally, we have a full spectrum of information for healthy dialogue and new relationships." "This book is a profound wake up call to the business world and to decision-makers who shape current policy. It poses important questions to us all and is a must read for every tourist and traveller."--BOOK JACKET.
Subject: Indigenous peoples > Economic conditions.
Indigenous peoples > Social conditions.
Indigenous peoples > Land tenure.
Sacred space.
Culture and tourism.
Culture and globalization.
Ecotourism.
Heritage tourism.
Conservation of natural resources.

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