Community involvement at Great Wall World Heritage sites, Beijing, China

@inproceedings{Su2015CommunityIA,
  title={Community involvement at Great Wall World Heritage sites, Beijing, China},
  author={Ming Ming Su and Geoffrey Wall},
  year={2015}
}
Many stakeholders are engaged in heritage tourism at World Heritage sites, but local communities are among the most important and affected. The management structure and the nature of local communities influence how the latter are involved in heritage tourism. Community involvement can be categorised into participation in decision making and in benefit acquisition. This study examines and compares the management structure and the status of involvement at two places adjacent to the Great Wall in… CONTINUE READING