THE FORCEFUL CURRENT OF CONTEMPORARY TOURISM AND THE THREAT OF THE HOST COMMUNITY “CULTURAL EROSION”

  • Magdy B. Behman Eastern Mennonite University Virginia, USA
Keywords: CONTEMPORARY TOURISM, CULTURAL EROSION

Abstract

So we can firmly say that tourism: 1. compared to other industries, it has a superior capacity to distribute wealth and promote regional development, 2. it has a high multiplier effect, 3. it generates a varying consumption of goods and services. But a series of scholars and researchers have found a growing number of examples of negative impacts of tourism in the host regions. In the I will be looking at some forms of cultural impacts, adaptation, and intercultural negotiations, of positive and negative of tourism by both, the host community, the place receiving tourist, and guest community the community of tourists. I will be looking at it from socio-cultural perspective

Published
2018-06-13