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Cover for Transforming travel experiences.

This chapter explores ways to transform travel experiences, including how to transform the way tourists and guides interact, how to ensure that tours have a positive social impact, and how to offer transformative experiences to everyone.

Author(s)
Smith, J.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394194)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for An autoethnography of respectful tourism: the double-bind of a female traveller in Morocco.

This chapter present an autoethnography of a trip the author took to Marrakech in Morocco, where despite her efforts to 'follow the rules' (e.g. dress conservatively, ignore unwanted attention, be courteous and polite), she was continually met with sexual harassment whenever she was visible as an...

Author(s)
Stephens, S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243215)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Sustainable tourism and information technology.

This chapter identifies some of the information technologies for environmental, socio-cultural and economic sustainability in tourism, and the issues surrounding their implementation in the quest for sustainability. The first section focuses on the use of IT to improve environmental resource...

Author(s)
Benckendorff, P. J.; Xiang, Z.; Sheldon, P. J.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393432)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Gender-equality chocolate: a missing market?

The study presented in this chapter determined the premium that consumers may be willing to pay for a Fair Trade chocolate label addressing supply chain gender equality. Seventy-one students on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, New York, were surveyed, and the stated preference method was...

Author(s)
Goldvale, C.; Viennet, R.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393050)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Thoughts on the adventure sports industry.

This chapter presents the author's reflections on her career choice and path in adventure sport, the positives and negatives for females working in adventure, the importance of specialization for new recruits in adventure, and the state of equal opportunity for females in this industry.

Author(s)
Dennison, J.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390868)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Gender equality and tourism: beyond empowerment.

Drawing on the theme of gender equality in tourism, this book aims to identify the main obstacles to women's advancement in the tourism industry, and to discover and share successful strategies to overcome them, drawing on case studies from all over the world. Interlaced between the 12 chapters of...

Author(s)
Cole, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394422)
Type
Book
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Cover for Introduction: gender equality and tourism - beyond empowerment.

This chapter explains why gender equality and women's empowerment are a concern in tourism. It introduces the reader to the development and empowerment literature, before moving on to review studies of tourism and empowerment. Finally, some considerations that would seem critical in understanding...

Author(s)
Cole, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394422)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Gender equality and tourism: the global policy context.

This chapter reviews the gender dimensions of tourism policy in international organizations, focusing primarily on the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The chapter develops in two main sections, covering two periods of gender policy and practice in UNWTO: 2007-2012 and 2012 onwards. Following...

Author(s)
Ferguson, L.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394422)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'An uneasy truth?': female tourism managers and organizational gender equality measures in Portugal.

This chapter presents an investigation into the intricacies surrounding gender equality measures in tourism workplaces in Portugal. It begins with a brief introduction to the history of gender equality measures in tourism labour, followed by an analysis of various aspects of gender equality...

Author(s)
Bakas, F. E.; Costa, C.; Durão, M.; Carvalho, I.; Breda, Z.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394422)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Empowerment of women and sustainable development.

This chapter examines the nature of women empowerment programmes and their right to engage in capacity building and economic growth initiatives in Africa. Data derived from primary and secondary sources are used to analyse the factors that negatively affect women's ability to develop their capacity ...

Author(s)
Dibie, R.; Dibie, J.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780646169)
Type
Book chapter

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