Essays about: "Cultural factors of tourism"

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  1. 1. Factors Influencing Tourism Destinations Attractiveness : The Case of Malaga

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för fysisk planering

    Author : Jazmin Ariana Corrales Pallavicini; [2017]
    Keywords : Tourism; tourism destinations attractiveness;

    Abstract : Destination attractiveness is a subjective concept that has raised discussions among academics and researchers within the field of tourism. Attractiveness has been studied from different approaches, and due to the importance of tourism in contemporary societies, it has also been studied within different disciplines of knowledge, without achieving an agreement on its definition, measure and creation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Income Differences between Minorities and Han-Chinese: Discrimination or structural problems?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Stefanie Oedekoven; [2015]
    Keywords : geography; Southern China; World Bank; endowments; CHIP 2007; discrimination; income inequality; minorities; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : When looking at the Chinese society, it becomes visible that it is made up of over 56 ethnicities, of which 55 form minority groups. Data shows that members of these ethnic minorities have a lower income than individuals belonging to the majority and this gap doesn’t seem to be closing. READ MORE

  3. 3. The mixed embeddedness of ethnic tourist-based entrepreneurship: An exploratory study in Rosengård, Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Solomon Abebe; [2015]
    Keywords : multiethnic ventures; ethnicity; entrepreneurship; commodification; Mixed embeddedness; ethnic tourism business; Rosengård; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis reconnoiters the involvement of immigrants as owners, producers and organizers of multiethnic business ventures that appeal outside visitors, so called ethnic tourist-based entrepreneurship. The study is informed by the principles underlying an interpretive case study conducted in Rosengård, Malmö, and the data were collected through semi-structured interviews complemented by participant observation and serendipitous informal discussions. READ MORE

  4. 4. The renewal of hollow village A research and proposal of Erhai area in YunNan, China

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för fysisk planering

    Author : Shujing Li; [2014]
    Keywords : hollow village; Erhai area; spatial element; tourism; city for people; urban design; renewal planning; XiZhou ;

    Abstract : Under the background of rapid urbanization in China, hollowing phenomenon happened in several villages accompanies with the population loss, vacant houses and land abandonment. The Development is later in southwest of China than in the central and eastern regions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Pura Vida : A study on translation of proper nouns, figures of speech and terminology in an English travel guide about Costa Rica

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Sofia Gullström; [2013]
    Keywords : Travel texts; tourism; translation problems; cultural aspects; names; metaphors; idioms; biological terms; tourism terms;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to discuss some of the difficulties that came up in the translation of an English travel guide about Costa Rica into Swedish, and what strategies may be employed in order to solve them. The focus is on how to handle proper nouns, figures of speech and terminology. READ MORE