Special Issue on Authenticity and Revitalizations as Vital Part in Sustainable Heritage Tourism Development

Submission Deadline: Feb. 20, 2020

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This special issue currently is open for paper submission and guest editor application.

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  • Lead Guest Editor
    • Faculty of Arts, Department of Archaeology and Tourism, University of Nigeria Nsukka, Nsukka, Enugu, Nigeria
  • Guest Editor
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    • Patrick Uche Okpoko
      Department of Archaeology and Tourism, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
    • O. B Lawuyi
      Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Ibadan Nigeria, Ibadan, Nigeria
    • Mofeyisara Oluwatoyin Omobawale
      Institute of Child Health College of Medicine, University of Ibadan Nigeria, Ibadan, Nigeria
    • Anselem Maduabuchi Ibeanu
      Department of Archaeology and Tourism, University of Nigeria Nsukka, Nsukka, Nigeria
    • David Ajamu Aremu
      Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    • John Felix Oloidi
      Department of Archaeology and Tourism, University of Nigeria Nsukka, Nsukka, Nigeria
    • Philip Murphy
      Department of London Arts and Humanities Partnership, London, UK
    • Andreas Willi
      Department of Archaeology and Anthropo Logy, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    • Dawn Hadley
      White Rose College for the Arts and Humanities, Yorkshire, UK
    • C. A. Folorunso
      Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
  • Introduction

    • Heritage Tourism is one of the fastest and global income earners in today’s world and so requires a sustainable approach you its development and management. The heritage tourist wants an experience that authentically represents a people’s heritage such as architectural design, folklore, and festivals. However the underlying question is how this authenticity is determined which the heritage tourist is looking for, since a lot of cultures and traditions are on the verge of extinction both in form and practice. Hence the need for authenticity and revitalization in the discourse of sustainable development and researching especially in the area of heritage tourism development.
    Aims and Scope:
    1. Sustainability
    2. Authenticity
    3. Heritage
    4. Tourism
    5. Revitalisation
    6. Development

  • Guidelines for Submission

    Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.

    Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: http://www.ijsdr.net/submission). By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/login. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.

  • Published Papers

    The special issue currently is open for paper submission. Potential authors are humbly requested to submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript by clicking here.