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Cover for Ethical comments revolving around post-disaster marketing.

This chapter examines the contradiction between ethics and marketing strategies in the uneasy context of post-disaster and post-conflict destinations. Post-disaster marketing offers fertile ground to implement recovery and reconstruction plans and provides lessons in the resilience of community-led ...

Author(s)
Séraphin, H.; Korstanje, M. E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394286)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism development in Colombia: between conflict and peace.

This chapter analyses tourism development in Colombia from the aspect of conflict and peace. The city of Medellín is taken as a case study to document how Colombia has been affected by its long internal conflict between the government and several guerrilla groups. The chapter also analyses the...

Author(s)
Zapata-Aguirre, S.; López-Zapata, L.; Mejía-Alzate, M. L.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243048)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Peru and Nicaragua: tourism development in post-conflict eras.

Based on long-term and local-level ethnographic research, this chapter examines post-conflict tourism in Peru and Nicaragua. It analyses the ways in which both countries attempted to shield visitors from the recent past of conflict, violence and even revolution, and turned instead to cultivating...

Author(s)
Monterrubio, C.; Andriotis, K.; Stylidis, D.; Babb, F. E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243048)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Natural resource use conflicts in a changing climate: The case of the wetlands of Kilombero and Kilosa districts in Tanzania.

In Tanzania studies on conflicts between subsistence farmers and agropastoralists/pastoralists as well communities versus conservationists have been frequently reported. These include studies on water use conflicts in the Pangan River Basin. Agropastoralists have also been evicted as a result of...

Author(s)
Liwenga, E. T.; Silangwa, F.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242966)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Responses to overtourism in Guanacaste (Costa Rica): a rural water conflict perspective.

This chapter explores overtourism in the rural context of Guanacaste (Costa Rica). The area has experienced intense development of residential tourism, and the chapter focuses on the ensuing ecological conflicts over water between rural communities and residential tourism investments supported by...

Author(s)
Cañada, E.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Public policies and tourist saturation in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro.

This chapter deals with the touristification and tourism saturation in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro. The data presented here were collected during the preparation period of the city for mega-events and, in particular, during the World Cup in 2014 and the 2016 Olympic Games. The chapter begins with ...

Author(s)
Cunha, N. V. da
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The epidemiological transition.

As people become more likely to live into old age, the main causes of illness and death within a population change. This is called "epidemiological transition". This chapter describes the 3 stages of epidemiological transition, and the 3 main disease groups responsible for human mortality. Group I...

Author(s)
Cole, J.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241648)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Introduction.

This paper introduces the book by discussing the (i) conflicting environmental philosophies; and (ii) silviculture as a consilient discipline. The book presents information that can lead to an understanding of, and solutions to, silvicultural problems related to oak forests. Moreover, it is hoped...

Author(s)
Johnson, P. S.; Shifley, S. R.; Rogers, R.; Dey, D. C.; Kabrick, J. M.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780647081)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Winter tourism management and challenges in the Tatra National Park.

This chapter examines the winter tourism offers at the Tatra National Park in Poland as well as the management challenges, including zoning of winter recreation, visitor monitoring, user conflicts, risk and safety, and cooperation for nature conservation.

Author(s)
Taczanowska, K.; Bielański, M.; Hibner, J.; Jodłowski, M.; Zwijacz-Kozica, T.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786395207)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The essence of community cohesion through religious tolerance.

This chapter discusses ways in which religious tourism can develop community cohesion and, drawing on history, discusses whether a cohesive society is possible in conflicting times. The chapter discusses a mechanism for creating stronger community cohesion through religious and faith organizations.

Author(s)
Raja, I.; Raj, R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390646)
Type
Book chapter

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