Essays about: "Eleni Maria Rozali"

Found 1 essay containing the words Eleni Maria Rozali.

  1. 1. Host Communities and the Refugee Crisis A Case Study of Kos Island, Greece

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Eleni Maria Rozali; [2016]
    Keywords : refugee; migrant; guest; hospitality; tourism; host community; media; representation; Greece; development; communication;

    Abstract : During an extraordinary political current event, how does a host community’s reputation change, and how does the media attempt to influence public opinion towards, or away from, such a destination? What is the host community’s perception of and response to these representations? This topical study explores the effects of the media on a refugee host community, through the conceptualization of the host and the discourse of hospitality. Significant to this study is the framing of tourism as a cultural exchange and expression, how hosts and guests view the realm of “place” and boundaries, and the volatility of the tourism industry with regards to communication mediums, socioeconomic and current events. READ MORE