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Community Engagement by an academic tourism department
Södertörn University, School of Business Studies, Turism studies.ORCID iD: 0000-0003-3041-7467
Södertörn University, School of Business Studies, Turism studies.
Södertörn University, School of Business Studies, Turism studies.
2012 (English)In: Advances in Food, Hospitality and Tourism, ISSN 2043-8907, Vol. 2, no 1, 52-75 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

The importance of community engagement is debated by academics at universities and stakeholders in the higher education sector. Ideas from the EU-project Tailored Applied Research System Implementation are analysed to see how they can be implemented in an academic tourism department, and a community engagement model developed. Exploratory research is conducted using a qualitative method approach with case studies. Conclusions: 1. focused objectives for each stakeholder group which will be influenced by the tourism academy´s community engagement, 2. important prerequisites for the tourism academy engagement in the community and 3. potential co-creative actions, which the Tourism Department has possibilities to conduct.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Manchester: Manchester Metropolitan University , 2012. Vol. 2, no 1, 52-75 p.
Keyword [en]
University community engagement; Tourism Department prerequisites; Tourism Department actions; University stakeholder objectives; Tourism academy; Tailored applied research
Keyword [sv]
Turismvetenskap
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Social and Economic Geography
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URN: urn:nbn:se:sh:diva-15454OAI: oai:DiVA.org:sh-15454DiVA: diva2:504264
Available from: 2012-02-20 Created: 2012-02-20 Last updated: 2016-06-13Bibliographically approved

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