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This book identifies and assesses the magnitude of the practice of 'child sex tourism' in order to provide decision-makers and the general public with a clearer understanding of the phenomenon, as well as to identify critical areas in tourism networks for the elaboration of a comprehensive plan of...

Author(s)
Beddoe, C.; Hall, C. M.; Ryan, C.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
The incidence of sexual exploitation of children in tourism, 2001, pp 165 pp.
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Cover for South-east Asia: forest and mountain ecotourism, hilltribes and island nations.

This chapter reviews indigenous ecotourism ventures located on tribal lands and protected areas of South East Asia. Indigenous ecotourism projects in the mainland Mekong countries of Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and southwest China (Yunnan and Sichuan Provinces) are reviewed. Other indigenous ...

Author(s)
Zeppel, H. D.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931247)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

World Heritage listing and public presentation for tourism at Asian sites like Angkor has tended to focus on architectural ensembles, notwithstanding archaeological research involving wider aspects of landscape setting. Taking Angkor (Cambodia), Borobudur (Indonesia) and Bagan (Myanmar) as...

Author(s)
Taylor, K.; Altenburg, K.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Heritage Studies, 2006, 12, 3, pp 267-282
Abstract

Little is known about backpacker enclaves and the concept itself needs clarification. The present study analysed the concept and surveyed the characteristics and local impacts of five varied enclaves in four nations. Most have a concentration of tourist businesses and are centrally located near...

Author(s)
Howard, R. W.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2007, 9, 2, pp 73-86
Abstract

Sustainable forest management includes not only timber and non-timber forest products, but also hydrological services, carbon sequestration, ecotourism, and biodiversity benefits. The concept of sustainable forest management has to be broadened to include these values. There are several mechanisms...

Author(s)
Mohd Shahwahid, H. O.
Publisher
FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
RAP Publication, 2009, No.21, pp 28-43
Abstract

International archaeological heritage management in developing countries frequently entails planning for the development of sustainable tourism. A central tenet of sustainable tourism development is the equitable distribution of tourism benefits, a goal reflected in stakeholder consultations and...

Author(s)
Adams, J. L.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Oxfordshire, UK
Citation
Journal of Heritage Tourism, 2010, 5, 2, pp 103-123
Abstract

Background: The presence of ongoing local malaria transmission, identified though local surveillance and reported to regional WHO offices, by S-E Asian countries, forms the basis of national or international chemoprophylaxis recommendations in western countries. The study was designed to examine...

Author(s)
Behrens, R. H.; Carroll, B.; Hellgren, U.; Visser, L. G.; Siikamaki, H.; Vestergaard, L. S.; Calleri, G.; Janisch, T.; Myrvang, B.; Gascon, J.; Hatz, C.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Malaria Journal, 2010, 9, 266, pp (4 October 2010)
Abstract

Dolphin-watching tourism is growing globally. In developing countries, the typically low environmental awareness of operators and poorly enforced or non-existent regulations exacerbate risks to wildlife. Ecological indicators like behavioural responses are useful to assess wildlife tourism, but...

Author(s)
Mustika, P. L. K.; Welters, R.; Ryan, G. E.; D'Lima, C.; Sorongon-Yap, P.; Jutapruet, S.; Peter, C.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2017, 25, 8, pp 1138-1158
Abstract

The present study aims to cluster five Asia Pacific destinations (Cambodia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Singapore) with respect to other countries according to the evolution of the main tourism and economic indicators over the period between 2000 and 2014. By assigning a numerical...

Author(s)
Claveria, O.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2017, 22, 7, pp 720-734
Abstract

This work uses a multivariate panel Granger causality test to examine the causal relationship between real international tourism receipts and economic growth in 11 Asian regions for the period from 1995 to 2015, accounting for both dependency and heterogeneity across regions. The results of this...

Author(s)
Wu TsungPao; Wu HungChe
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 21, 1, pp 87-96

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