Cultural heritage

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  • Personal Narrative: Changing My Cultural Heritage

    In conclusion, I must say if I had the chance to change my cultural heritage, I wouldn’t. Not even a tiny bit. As I stated before, I love where I’m from. I will continue to embrace my culture and incorporate the traditions in my own family, so that it will apart of more generations to come. Despite the fact that my parents are from two authentic traditional countries, my family is unique in our own way, considering that we would practice traditions and create it with our own. My parents didn’t…

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  • The Bible: Apostle Paul's Heritage And Cultural Background

    NT2200-Week One Cultural Influences Paper The Bible gives precise and detailed information about the Apostle Paul’s heritage and cultural background. In Php 3:5 (KJV) “Circumcised the eighth day, of the stock of Israel, of the tribe of Benjamin, an Hebrew of the Hebrews; as touching the law, a Pharisee;”. And in Act 22:3 (KJV) “I am verily a man which am a Jew, born in Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, yet brought up in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, and taught according to the perfect manner of…

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  • Personal Narrative: Embracing My Wound Cultural Heritage

    Embracing my profound cultural heritage has not been something I have always been good at. My story begins in Montreal, Canada when I was born into a newly immigrated family from Morocco. My dad was studying to become a software engineer at the University while my mother took on odd jobs here and there in order to keep food on the table. In the beginning, as such is the case for most immigrants, times were hard, but my poor upbringing taught me the virtue of being humble; something I pride…

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  • Traditional Cultural Values Of Traditional Heritage And Traditional Knowledge

    Cultural Heritage or Traditional Knowledge is an identity which has evolved through time and has taken shape from the tradition which has been followed time and again in various communities or societies or regions altogether. This knowledge is gained after experience and practices. It is said to be a skill or an art transformed and transferred from generation after generation with or without any modification or improvement in the said knowledge. Any knowledge which has been transmitted to…

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  • Historic Preservation In Texas

    the annual employment effects of historic preservation, “Heritage Tourism created 54,204 jobs.” The travel and tourism industry is the leading…

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  • Environmental Impacts Of Tourism

    The main problem caused by tourism is the devaluation of traditional lifestyles and cultural heritages. This happens when traditional products or events such as crafts and some ritual are available for the commercial purpose. Consequently, this cultural heritage and traditional products will lose much of their meaning and significant value, this phenomenon known as a commodification (Knox and Marston, 2003) (Fletcher, 2008)…

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  • Social Impacts Of Gambling In Macau

    Macau is a small city based at the mouth of the Pearl River Delta in southwest China, which is often called the “Las Vegas of the Orient” (Kong et al., 2015); for its 36 casinos that have contributed $44.1 billion in gaming revenue which is 7 times the annual gaming revenue income in Las Vegas (Greenwood et al., 2014). Consequently, the legalization of gambling in 1847, Macau has been the lead of the gambling industry in Asian casinos (Wan, 2012), it was not until 2001 that the government in…

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  • Hockey Vs Ice Hockey

    For my comparative analysis I will be analyzing and comparing the 2014 NHL winter classic, featuring the Toronto Maple Leafs against the Detroit Red Wings. For the AFL match I will be analyzing game 7 of the 2015 AFL season featuring the North Melbourne kangaroos against Essendon bombers. Pre-game show In the NHL match, my video source does not include a full pre-game coverage show. However, the video coverage opens with both teams standing on the blue line, with each team standing on the…

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  • The Importance Of Heritage Tourism

    social, cultural and economic phenomenon which entails the movement of people to countries or places outside their usual environment for personal or business/professional purposes” (UNWTO).Tourism has become a major phenomenon and a way of life for a majority of people today. Therefore tourism literature has time and again stated that it is one of the leading industries. It is an important sector, and a dominant economic development instrument grounded on destination resources. Heritage is what…

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  • Hotel Albu Case Study

    6 BEST HOTELS IN MOUNT ABU The quaint hill station amidst the arid deserts of Rajasthan is a visual treat in itself. The rugged mountains adorned ancient temples, tranquil lakes and the enthralling and lush green forests match the description of Mount Abu as “an oasis in the desert”. Situated at a height of 1220 meters above sea level in the Aravali range, Mount Abu offers majestic tourist attractions including the magnificent Dilwara Jain temples, the placid Nakki Lake, the exotic Wildlife…

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