Recent Submissions

  • Creative Yukon: Finding data to tell the cultural economy story 

    de la Barre, Suzanne (University of Calgary, 2021)
    In chapter 4, Suzanne de la Barre illustrates how cultural mapping is essential to the process of placemaking. Using the Yukon as an example, she argues for the necessity of uncovering and using data at the local level to ...
  • Urban tourism in the wilderness city Whitehorse, Yukon (Canada) 

    de la Barre, Suzanne (Nordic Council of Ministers, 2020)
    The City of Whitehorse is located in Canada’s northwestern most territory, Yukon, and is a “small city in a big place”. Accordingly, many of its urban characteristics are similar to those of cities found in other circumpolar ...
  • Indigenous tourism 

    de la Barre, Suzanne; Brown, Frank; Ferguson, Rob; Pinel, David (BCcampus, 2020)
    This chapter explores the global context for Indigenous tourism development, the history of the sector, and important facts about Indigenous tourism in BC, Canada and internationally.
  • Arctic tourism in times of change: Seasonality 

    Rantala, Outi; de la Barre, Suzanne; Granås, Brynhild; Jóhannesson, Gunnar Þór; Müller, Dieter K.; Saarinen, Jarkko; Tervo-Kankare, Kaarina; Maher, Patrick T.; Niskala, Maaria (Nordic Council of Ministers, 2019)
    The seasonal nature of tourism is increasingly receiving the attention of various actors: tourism destination planners and economic development strategists at all levels, tour operators and the diverse businesses that ...
  • Tourism and Arctic observation systems: Exploring the relationships 

    de la Barre, Suzanne; Maher, Patrick; Dawson, Jackie; Hillmer-Pegram, Kevin; Huijbens, Edward; Lamers, Machiel; Liggett, Daniela; Müller, Dieter; Pashkevich, Albina; Stewart, Emma (Norwegian Polar Institute, 2016-03-01)
    The Arctic is affected by global environmental change and also by diverse interests from many economic sectors and industries. Over the last decade, various actors have attempted to explore the options for setting up ...
  • Authenticity in cultural tourism and Aboriginal empowerment in Northern Canada 

    de la Barre, Suzanne (Canadian Circumpolar Institute, 2005)
    "Authenticity" will be investigated in light of research that contributes to a better understanding for the processes involved in the empowerment of marginalized cultural groups and communities that are involved in ...