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Cover for Tourism and prostitution: sleeping with the enemy? The case of Swaziland.

This chapter counters assertions that prostitution was increasingly providing the basis of tourism in Swaziland. The overall findings were that prostitution clearly predated tourism, was often linked to migrant labourers returning from the Republic of South Africa, and that where tourists (often...

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245899)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

An increase in tourism in popular destinations often leads to a growing need for various services, including sex-related services, which can exacerbate or accelerate social problems in the host community. Although often addressed in tourism studies within broad-ranging social impact research, ...

Author(s)
Yan LiBo; Xu Jing; Zhou Yong
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2018, 26, 2, pp 205-220
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Cover for Essaying tourism: reflections on three decades of international tourism.

This introduction reflects on the author's writings on international tourism over the last three decades which are presented as chapters in this book. The author has written on the role tradition has played in tourism development, on the links between tourism and prostitution, and the similarities...

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245899)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Human trafficking is the fastest growing form of organised crime and the biggest source of income for criminals in Europe. Within the prostitution sector, there is a shift towards less visible forms such as hotel prostitution. About half of all prostitutes working in the Netherlands are victims of...

Author(s)
Graaf, E. van der
Publisher
NISC - Routledge, Grahamstown, South Africa
Citation
Research in Hospitality Management, 2018, 8, 1, pp 11-16
Abstract

Objective: Some countries treat carrying condoms as evidence of prostitution, commonly referred to as "condoms-as-evidence" policy/practice. This policy has deleterious outcomes on the health and safety of sex workers worldwide. This study evaluates the impact of a simulation game that advocates...

Author(s)
Carcioppolo, N.; Shata, A.; Kim, S.; Tran, L. B.; Yang, F.; Zhou, C.
Publisher
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., New Rochelle, USA
Citation
Games for Health Journal, 2021, 10, 5, pp 355-360
Abstract

A longstanding debate within feminism has been whether sex work is empowering or ultimately disempowering for those who engage in it. This essay seeks to contextualize discourses about seduction, prostitution, and sexual tourism as they relate to Brazil and to make a preliminary assessment as to...

Author(s)
Chisholm, J.
Publisher
SUNY Cortland, Cortland, USA
Citation
Wagadu - a Journal of Transnational Women's & Gender Studies, 2019, 20, pp 32-56
Abstract

Traditionally tourism was always associated with the three S's=sun, surf and sand. A fourth S was later added, namely, sex. Consequently, many people today automatically associate tourism with prostitution. The commercial sex trade operates on the market principles of supply and demand. It is based ...

Author(s)
Spillane, J. J.
Publisher
Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, St. Augustine University of Tanzania, Mwanza, Tanzania
Citation
Eastern African Journal of Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism, 2019, 6, 1, pp 1-29
Abstract

The search in know new tourist destinations is increasingly evident. In this aspect, the construction of the image is still fundamental element for the tourist development of a region, generating this way an exigent and more mature demand, what only increase the responsibility in the conduction and ...

Author(s)
Silva, L. A. de C.; Andrade, J. R. de L.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Caderno Virtual de Turismo, 2012, 12, 1, pp 42-49
Abstract

This paper deals with the identification of negative factors of tourism in Murshidabad, WB and its impact on sustainable development of the area. Identification is exclusively based on opinion of sample tourist vis-à-vis opinion of local people. A methodology has been framed to determine the major, ...

Author(s)
Chakrabarty, A. K.
Publisher
Department of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, India
Citation
Journal of Hospitality Application & Research, 2020, 15, 1, pp 21-36
AbstractFull Text

Tourism has been commonly related to prostitution. However, very few studies have evidenced this relationship in different contexts. Several studies on local community attitudes towards tourism impacts have briefly assessed the increase of prostitution as one of several indicators of social change. ...

Author(s)
Monterrubio, J. C.; Bello, A.
Publisher
"Stefan cel Mare" University of Suceava, Suceava, Romania
Citation
Revista de Turism, 2011, No.12, pp 13-20

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