Essays about: "thesis -title on tourism"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 229 essays containing the words thesis -title on tourism.

  1. 16. Political tourism? : A critical social analysis on ecotourism and the indigenous struggle in the Ecuadorian Amazons

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Romanska och klassiska institutionen

    Author : Miriam Bette; [2019]
    Keywords : Indigenous; Ecotourism; Postcolonial debate; Ecuador; Amazons; Social structures; Cultural survival; Sustainable development;

    Abstract : Enabled by a Minor Field Study scholarship from SIDA, this thesis examines indigenous involvement in ecotourism in the Ecuadorian Amazons. Indigenous people are the most marginalized social group world-wide, and coincidingly often live in resource rich pristine land. READ MORE

  2. 17. Hurricane Resilience and Climate Change Adaptation – A Minor Field Study in Roseau, Dominica

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Camilla Göller; [2019]
    Keywords : Hurricane Resilience; Climate Change Adaptation; Minor Field Study; Global Goals; Roseau; Dominica; West Indies; Hurricane Maria; Sustainable Urban Design; Harbour; Flooding Strategies; Emergency Logistics; Tourism; Beach Front; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Dominica, the hurricane-prone island nation, experienced severe destruction in September 2017 from a category 5 hurricane named Maria. Based on research and a minor field study to the island in the Lesser Antilles, a climate change adaptive and hurricane resilient design for a specific site in the capital Roseau is proposed in this master thesis project in Sustainable Urban Design. READ MORE

  3. 18. Indonesian travel bloggers : the empowered negotiators

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Aryo Prionggo; [2018]
    Keywords : Travel Bloggers; Indonesia; Participatory Culture; Intrinsic Motivation; Extrinsic Motivation; Digital Media; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Despite aiming for more civic engagement in tourism industry, The Indonesian Tourism Board effort to transform more citizen to become government-version of travel bloggers was faced by a protest since some travel bloggers didn’t feel common values exist. Therefore, this thesis identifies travel blogger’s intrinsic and extrinsic motivations by recognizing the transformation process that develops regular bloggers to be travel bloggers in the context of digital participatory culture. READ MORE

  4. 19. Volunteer Tourism : How the public opinion has changed and how Post-development ideas are shaping the discourse on volunteer tourism

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Sabina Bäck; [2018]
    Keywords : Volunteer tourism; Post-development theory; power dynamics; altruism; The Huffington post; The Guardian; The Telegraph; The New York Times;

    Abstract : Volunteer tourism is a globally, popular and well-known field in which anyone may participate. During recent years the industry has increasingly received some criticism, in contrast to the otherwise quite commonly positive view of it. READ MORE

  5. 20. UNESCO Biosphere Reserves in Sweden: Ideal concept for development or inefficient decorative label?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Kulturgeografi

    Author : Annette Maria Krause; [2018]
    Keywords : UNESCO Biosphere Reserves; protected areas; socio-economic development; tourism; sustainable development; panel data;

    Abstract : UNESCO’s Biosphere Reserve model reflects a shift from segregating towards more integrating area protection. This is attempted to be achieved through combining environmental protection with sustainable development, acknowledging hereby also human interests. READ MORE