Indigenous cultural conflicts with recreation in protected areas

Zeppel, Heather (2008) Indigenous cultural conflicts with recreation in protected areas. IFPRA World. pp. 6-7. ISSN 1814-3709


Previous studies of recreation conflicts in protected areas focus on conflicts between visitors and managers, between recreational users in the same activity or different activities, and with other non-recreation activities over use of natural resources. There has been little attention given to cultural conflicts between recreation activities and indigenous or ethnic groups. This paper addresses cultural conflicts between indigenous groups, recreational users and management agencies over the appropriate amenity use of natural areas. It assesses both social values conflicts and interpersonal conflict between groups with different worldviews about natural landscapes, resource use and recreation.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Presented at: IFPRA Asia Pacific Congress 2008, 16-18 Sep 2008, Christchurch, New Zealand
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Current - USQ Other
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Current - USQ Other
Date Deposited: 28 Sep 2011 10:20
Last Modified: 29 Aug 2014 03:28
Uncontrolled Keywords: cultural conflict; traditional owners; sacred sites; interpersonal conflict
Fields of Research (2008): 15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1506 Tourism > 150601 Impacts of Tourism
16 Studies in Human Society > 1601 Anthropology > 160104 Social and Cultural Anthropology
20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2001 Communication and Media Studies > 200105 Organisational, Interpersonal and Intercultural Communication
Fields of Research (2020): 35 COMMERCE, MANAGEMENT, TOURISM AND SERVICES > 3508 Tourism > 350801 Impacts of tourism
44 HUMAN SOCIETY > 4401 Anthropology > 440107 Social and cultural anthropology
47 LANGUAGE, COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE > 4701 Communication and media studies > 470108 Organisational, interpersonal and intercultural communication
Socio-Economic Objectives (2008): C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9599 Other Cultural Understanding > 959999 Cultural Understanding not elsewhere classified

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