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Cover for Transport and tourism mobility.

This chapter defines a transport system and its four physical elements (way, vehicle, power, and terminal). Various criteria for classifying transport are also outlined. Also discussed are the environmental concerns about the growth of tourist mobility, and the growing necessity for transport...

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.; Allis, T.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Introduction.

This introductory chapter outlines the structure of this book which draws attention to the centrality of the environmental dimension in tourism and how it is currently reshaping the subjects of destination competitiveness and sustainability.

Author(s)
Artal-Tur, A.; Kozak, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Conclusion.

This concluding chapter summarizes the book's key themes and findings with respect to (1) the factors influencing the competitiveness of destinations, (2) the environmental dimension of tourism, and (3) destination sustainability.

Author(s)
Artal-Tur, A.; Kozak, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Cruise ship tourism.

This book provides an overview of the cruise industry covering a broad range of topics and issues. It has been written for a broad audience including students pursuing university and training programmes, tourism industry professionals, planners and managers in the cruise industry, and finally...

Author(s)
Dowling, R.; Weeden, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The world of cruising.

This chapter introduces the cruise tourism industry by covering a range of topics including its worldwide growth, challenges, people (employees and passengers), destinations and impacts. It concludes with an overview of the planning and management required for sustainable cruising.

Author(s)
Dowling, R.; Weeden, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Corporate social responsibility in the cruise sector.

This chapter proposes a working definition and a set of criteria for how the cruise sector should acknowledge its corporate social responsibility (CSR), from the perspective that CSR must have the ability to create value to both society and the companies themselves. It also summarizes the key...

Author(s)
Font, X.; Navarrete, M. G.; Bonilla, M. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Environmental reporting in the cruise industry.

This chapter examines the extent to which cruise lines engage in environmental reporting and what they cover as part of their sustainability initiatives. In addition, in light of growing concerns with the contribution of cruise shipping to climate change the chapter also examines the extent to...

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.; Wood, H.; Wilson, S.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The New Zealand system to assess the environmental benefits and risks of releasing new biocontrol agents of arthropods.

Author(s)
Ehlers, G. A. C.; Bromfield, K. E.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sustainability in tourism.

The concept of sustainable tourism is discussed, highlighting its various social, economic and environmental dimensions and the indicators for assessing sustainability. The primary strategies/tools for pursuing sustainable tourism are also discussed, namely: (i) participatory planning and...

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.; Raimundo, S.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for A theoretical approach to mass tourism in Italy.

This chapter focuses on mass tourism in Italy. First, it considers the leisure policies during Fascism, a period which was fundamental to the introduction of mass tourism in Italy. Secondly, it examines the boom from the 1950s to the 1970s, showing how mass tourism became the dominant model, and...

Author(s)
Savelli, A.; Manella, G.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter

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