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Detailed case studies from five continents are presented to highlight the delicate interactions between fragile environments and human activities, especially tourism, which has grown rapidly in such environments over recent years. While tourism can provide new sources of revenue and help stem...

Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
People and tourism in fragile environments., 1996, pp xiv + 238 pp.
Abstract

This book draws on data collected by the European Association for Tourism and Leisure Education (ATLAS) Cultural Tourism Project, which combines data presentation and analysis with more reflective discussions on the nature of cultural tourism in different areas of Europe. The first five chapters...

Publisher
CAB INTERNATIONAL, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Cultural tourism in Europe., 1996, pp xi + 347 pp.
Abstract

This collection of 8 papers is concerned with how individuals and communities who are dependent on the presence of tourists to sustain a livelihood are able to cope with the commoditisation of their culture and the constant attention that tourism brings. The studies reflect the continuum of the...

Publisher
Berghahn Books, Oxford, UK
Citation
Coping with tourists: European reactions to mass tourism., 1996, pp viii + 264 pp.
Abstract

Tourism has become an active and dominant agent of change and control in the countryside and associated rural communities. The effects of rural recreation and tourism are explored. Following an introductory chapter on continuity and change in rural tourism, chapters cover: policy dimensions of ...

Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK
Citation
Tourism and recreation in rural areas., 1997, pp xii + 261 pp.
Abstract

This volume brings together twelve of the papers given to the Fourteenth Seminar on Marginal Regions, which met in Scotland in the summer of 1997. The Seminar is a unique interdisciplinary group that meets every two years to discuss the common problems in rural development on the North Atlantic...

Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Ltd., Aldershot, UK
Citation
Local enterprise on the North Atlantic margin: selected contributions to the Fourteenth International Seminar on Marginal Regions., 1999, pp x + 368 pp.
Abstract

A five year research project conducted in Sweden, investigated three aspects of sustainable tourism and mobile leisure. The first was to emphasize the importance of lifestyle in connection with tourism and leisure activities; the second is the travel involved in those activities, and the third is...

Author(s)
Aronsson, L.
Publisher
Continuum, London, UK
Citation
The development of sustainable tourism., 2000, pp xiii + 193 pp.
Abstract

The efforts that have been made during the 1990s to develop new methods to analyse tourism and tourism-related employment, standardise and ensure the relevance of tourism statistics systems, increase consistency between the various systems in place at an international level, and create awareness...

Citation
Measuring the role of tourism in OECD economies: the OECD manual on tourism satellite accounts and employment., 2000, pp 270 pp.
Abstract

This book examines key themes (the policy and planning framework; management and regeneration action; environmental management; tourism and heritage management; and sustainability) for the management of 12 historic urban centres in different European countries (Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark,...

Author(s)
Pickard, R.
Publisher
Spon Press, London, UK
Citation
Management of historic centres, 2000, pp xiv + 294 pp.
Abstract

This book examines the key themes and objectives for the protection of the architectural and archaeological heritage in a range of European countries (Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Georgia, Germany, Irish Republic, Italy, Latvia, Malta, the Netherlands, Spain and the UK). For each of...

Author(s)
Pickard, R.
Publisher
E & F N Spon Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Policy and law in heritage conservation, 2000, pp xiv + 348 pp.
Abstract

This book presents analytical frameworks for examining the concept of sustainability in tourism and recreation within the context of sustainable development. Comprising 3 sections, the first provides an overview and several frameworks for the integration of social and environmental issues in ...

Author(s)
McCool, S. F.; Moisey, R. N.
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Tourism, recreation and sustainability: linking culture and the environment, 2001, pp xii + 355 pp.

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