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Tourist behaviour, local values, and interpretation at Uluru: 'The sacred deed at Australia's mighty heart'

Hueneke, Hannah; Baker, Richard


This paper explores issues relating to multiple and changing values and uses of desert landscapes in the context of tourism at Ulur{line below}u-Kata Tju{line below}ta National Park (UKTNP), co-managed by Aboriginal people and the Australian Government agency Parks Australia. More than 400,000 people visit the park each year, drawn mostly by the massive red monolith. To the local Aboriginal people, A{line below}nangu, this rock is Ulur{line below}u, a complex of places with great spiritual...[Show more]

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Date published: 2009
Type: Journal article
Source: Geojournal
DOI: 10.1007/s10708-008-9249-2


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