Call for Papers in Edited Book Sacred Tourism Destinations in Asia: Issues & Challenges Editors: Ghazali Musa and Eugenia Wickens
Religious shrines in Asia act as magnets to millions of pilgrims and visitors in search of spiritual fulfilment. There is an increasing challenge to balance the spiritual needs of devotees and the varied needs of tourists at sacred sites. We would like to invite you to submit a case study for consideration in this edited book to be published by Channel View Publications, under tourism series of Asia Tourism. The editors welcome empirical or theoretical papers addressing the theme of sacred tourism destinations.
The book aims to bring together researchers who share an interest in this phenomenon and come from different fields of study, including psychology, sociology, anthropology, and management. It seeks to advance knowledge on the increasing importance of sacred tourism sites in Asia and broaden the current understanding of the dynamics and socio-cultural implications of this phenomenon.
Case studies of 6000 words should address issues concerning the management of sacred destinations in Asia. • Deadline for submission of abstracts of 250 words – 15th January 2017 • Deadline for submission of full papers of 6000 words – 15 July 2018 • Deadline for submission of final papers 1 September 2018 Abstracts should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com ... See MoreSee Less