Sacred places: an exploratory investigation of consuming pilgrimage

K.L. Hamilton, L. Higgans

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In line with the growing commercialization of religion, this paper focuses on the consumption of sacred place within the context of the Christian pilgrimage. Theoretically, we raise the profile of place within consumer research and contribute to understandings of the relationship between the sacred and the profane.
LanguageEnglish
Number of pages23
JournalAdvances in Consumer Research
Volume38
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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Keywords

  • commercialization
  • religion
  • sacred places
  • pilgramage

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Sacred places : an exploratory investigation of consuming pilgrimage. / Hamilton, K.L.; Higgans, L.

In: Advances in Consumer Research, Vol. 38, 2011.

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