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Cover for Conclusion.

This final chapter summarizes the main conclusions of this book on degrowth in tourism, and considers the need to rethink the phenomenon of degrowth as a new development paradigm which attempts to give up the current system of unlimited growth.

Author(s)
Andriotis, K.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245073)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The spatial and organizational structure of destinations.

This chapter introduces the core themes of the spatial structure of destinations, namely, scale, boundaries, regions, and morphology; as well as the different aspects of the organizational structure of destinations.

Author(s)
Pearce, D. G.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245837)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sustainability and tourism: reflections from a muddy pool.

This chapter explores the problems with the concepts of sustainability and sustainable development. The focus of this chapter is especially on sustainable tourism and its relationship to social and cultural phenomena.

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245899)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Islands, image and tourism.

Recognizing the current attraction of tropical island destinations, in particular, for Western tourists, this chapter examines how they have been portrayed as utopian escapes from Western reality or dystopian harbours of dark and unknown human and non-human forces.

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245899)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism and development: from development theory to globalization.

This chapter explores the relationship of tourism to development. The emergence of development theory, tourism as viewed through the lens of development theory, and the globalization perspective are discussed.

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245899)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction: motivation of the pilgrimage journey.

This chapter introduces the concept of pilgrimage, and reviews different theories and perspectives to understand the motivations of pilgrims.

Author(s)
Liutikas, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Current issues in managing visitor experiences in nature-based tourism.

This introduction to a book on nature-based tourism offers background discussion on visitor experiences and visitor experience design, nature-based visitor experiences, and visitor (impact) management.

Author(s)
Albrech, J. N.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245714)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction.

The need for this book reflecting on social tourism around the world is discussed, before describing the book's structure.

Author(s)
Lima, J.; Eusébio, C.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241211)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Dark visits.

The author of this chapter takes readers on a personal autobiographical journey and discusses his pilgrimages to dark sites, arguing that how a person frames dark tourism events and their distance from these events can lead to different experiences.

Author(s)
Newton, S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241877)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Issues and cases of degrowth in tourism.

This book aims to scientifically address the paucity of combined research on tourism and degrowth by presenting case studies on the dynamics of degrowth from different parts of the world. By doing so, it comes to explore degrowth as a strategy towards balanced tourism development and as a small,...

ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245073)
Type
Book

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