Selective interpretation and eclectic human heritage in Lithuania

  title={Selective interpretation and eclectic human heritage in Lithuania},
  author={Alexander Craig Wight and John J. Lennon},
  journal={Tourism Management},
Abstract This paper examines recent controversy in Lithuania surrounding 20th century wartime tragedy with particular emphasis on contrasting the commemoration of the mass extermination of the Jewish community and the suffering of Lithuanian Partisans during Soviet Occupation. Comments are made on the consequences of authorities eschewing research into these areas and the consequent implications for the modern human and tourism heritage offering that currently exists within the country. The… Expand
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