Managing cultural values in sustainable tourism: conflicts in protected areas

Zeppel, Heather (2010) Managing cultural values in sustainable tourism: conflicts in protected areas. Tourism and Hospitality Research, 10 (2). pp. 93-104. ISSN 1467-3584

Abstract

This article addresses the role of cultural values in sustainable tourism.It evaluates cultural confl icts between indigenous groups, recreation users and management agencies over the appropriate amenity use of protected areas in the USA,Australia and New Zealand. It assesses both social values conflicts and interpersonalconflicts between groups with different worldviews about landscapes, resource use and recreation. This article identifies six types of cross-cultural conflicts between indigenous peoples and recreation users: sacred sites / religious beliefs, resource use, land use, visitor infrastructure, recreation activity and place names. Management strategies to address cultural values in sustainable tourism and cultural confl icts over recreational use of natural areas are presented


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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Permanent restricted access to published version due to publisher copyright policy.
Depositing User: epEditor USQ
Faculty / Department / School: Current - USQ Other
Date Deposited: 15 Mar 2011 03:22
Last Modified: 10 Jul 2014 03:25
Uncontrolled Keywords: cultural values; cross-cultural conflicts; indigenous peoples; protected areas
Fields of Research (FOR2008): 15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1506 Tourism > 150601 Impacts of Tourism
20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2002 Cultural Studies > 200209 Multicultural, Intercultural and Cross-cultural Studies
15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1506 Tourism > 150603 Tourism Management
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO2008): B Economic Development > 90 Commercial Services and Tourism > 9003 Tourism > 900302 Socio-Cultural Issues in Tourism
Identification Number or DOI: doi: 10.1057/thr.2009.28
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/18672

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