Essays about: "thesis -title on tourism"

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  1. 1. Performing the Nation through Nature: A Study of Nationalism and Cultural Objectification : Stories from Icelandic Northern Lights Tours

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Alexander Sallstedt; [2018]
    Keywords : cultural objectification; nationalism; Iceland; northern lights;

    Abstract : Two things are examined in this ethnography. The first regards a local stigmatization of the northern lights tourism industry in Iceland. A stigma, which this thesis argues, is related to a commercial saturation – or, pollution – of Icelandic national identity. READ MORE

  2. 2. ‘I'm going to do this, and I don't need your permission.’ Identity constructions of female adventurers.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Karolina Zalewska; [2018]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : With the shift from collective to individual, people started to increasingly reflect on their position in the society and potential for individual growth. Previously inaccessible services and initiatives promoting self-development emerged. READ MORE

  3. 3. Queering Space in a Place Within a Place? : Geographical Imaginations of Swedish Pride Festivals

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Lagerman; [2018]
    Keywords : Pride; LGBTQ; Queer Geography; Homonationalism; City Branding;

    Abstract : I have used Massey’s (1995) concept of Geographical Imaginations together with Ahmed’s (2006) Queer Phenomenology to research the different meanings attached to Pride festivals in Stockholm and Gothenburg. In this thesis, Pride is defined as a contested place, which is held in places. READ MORE

  4. 4. The mountain stands alone : between conservation in Pirin National Park and tourism demand

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Tsvetelina Tomova; [2018]
    Keywords : sustainability science; nature conservation; Pirin; value; perceptions; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : A balance between conservation of nature and economic development is becoming harder and harder to achieve. While, biodiversity is blooming under strict protection laws, people are increasingly lacking tools and resources to feed their local economic growth and development. READ MORE

  5. 5. Welcoming Online Communities : Social Sustainability of ESN Kalmar

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Reetta Liekovuori; [2018]
    Keywords : Social sustainability; online communities; hosts and guests; mobile methods; social media;

    Abstract : Erasmus Student Network (ESN) plays an important role in the integration process of international students who spend their study abroad period in a new country. ESN community in Kalmar in Sweden has Facebook groups for every semester which spread the hospitality through the local ESN members, also called as ‘hosts’, for the new members who can be called either ‘guests’, ‘tourists’, ‘exchange students’ or ‘freemovers’. READ MORE