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Maintenance of Latvian Business Language, Culture, and Community through Heritage Tourism and the Internet
Global Business Languages
  • Gundars Kaupins, Boise State University
  • Nina M. Ray, Boise State University
  • Andris Berzins, President of Latvian Community Center, Indianapolis
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
10-1-2009
Abstract
This article investigates heritage tourism in Latvia by first exploring the reasons why Latvian heritage tourists go to Latvia and why this tourism is important to the nation. The article then explores key Web sites that Latvian heritage tourists can use to investigate their ancestral homeland and finally looks at how popular heritage tourism-related words are in the Internet in Latvian and other languages.
Citation Information
Gundars Kaupins, Nina M. Ray and Andris Berzins. "Maintenance of Latvian Business Language, Culture, and Community through Heritage Tourism and the Internet" Global Business Languages (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/gundars_kaupins/69/