TOURISM ARCHITECTURE AS A THREAT TO HERITAGE IDENTITY IN THE VALLEYS OF THE HIGH ATLAS IN MOROCCO

@article{AsencioJuncal2020TOURISMAA,
  title={TOURISM ARCHITECTURE AS A THREAT TO HERITAGE IDENTITY IN THE VALLEYS OF THE HIGH ATLAS IN MOROCCO},
  author={Jorge Asencio Juncal and Jos{\'e} Manuel L{\'o}pez-Osorio and C. J. Rosa Jim{\'e}nez},
  journal={ISPRS - International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences},
  year={2020},
  pages={723-730}
}
Abstract. Despite being a major activity in the economy of the pre-Sahara valley of the High Atlas in Morocco, tourism can also threaten the conservation of the identity values of the architectural heritage of the region. The adaptation of many traditional buildings for tourist use or the construction of new accommodation incorporating traditional language into their structure or decorative repertoire does not always help to strengthen the vernacular values of original architecture. The… 
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