Charter of Cultural Tourism (1976)

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Preface: The Charter of Cultural Tourism was adopted by the International Seminar on Contemporary Tourism and Humanism, ICOMOS, Brussels, 8-9 Nov., 1976.

This document is the result of the International Seminar on Contemporary Tourism and Humanism held in 1976. It outlines an approach to cultural tourism that recognizes sites and monuments as a source of economic benefit and cultural education. The approach encourages educating tourists, particularly children, about the value of monuments and training those responsible for developing and implementing tourist use of heritage sites.

Category
Charter

Date

1976

Promulgation

The International Seminar on Contemporary Tourism and Humanism, ICOMOS, Brussels, 8-9 Nov., 1976.

Descriptions

  • It outlines an approach to cultural tourism that recognizes sites and monuments as a source of economic benefit and cultural education.
  • The approach encourages educating tourists, particularly children, about the value of monuments and training those responsible for developing and implementing tourist use of heritage sites.

Source

 http://www.univeur.org/cuebc/downloads/PDF%20carte/51.%20Cultural%20tourism.PDF

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I received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in 1996, 2003, and 2006, respectively, from China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, China; Hefei University of Technology, Hefei, China; and Chinese Academy of Sciences, Hefei, China. From 1996 to 2006, I worked at the School of Computer Science and Technology, Huaibei Normal University, Huaibei, China, as a Lecturer and an Associate Professor. From January 2007 to August 2013, I worked at Wenzhou University, Wenzhou, China. I am currently a Professor at the Zhejiang University of Media and Communications, Hangzhou, China. I am the coauthor of more than 80 articles, which mostly were published in peer-reviewed journals.

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