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This note from the field describes the Building Excellence in Sustainable Tourism Education Network (BEST EN) group and uses its 15 year history to explore the evolution of education and research to support changes in practice related to tourism and sustainability. This evolution reflects changes...

Author(s)
Moscardo, G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 538-539
Abstract

Farm-based tourism has a long tradition in Europe. Using farms to host tourists has become more widely seen as an effective means of supporting local economies and contributing to the preservation of landscapes and cultural heritage in the countryside. Furthermore, farm-based tourism is considered...

Author(s)
Cerutti, A. K.; Beccaro, G. L.; Bruun, S.; Donno, D.; Bonvegna, L.; Bounous, G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 511-519
Abstract

Negative externalities and natural resource valuations play an important role in the debate and analysis of sustainable development. However, as yet, they have not been included extensively in tourism research or planning. As a result limited progress has been made to improve environmental...

Author(s)
Carić, H.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 487-498
Abstract

As the situated, contingent and context-specific nature of much tourism research necessitates ongoing methodological reflection, this paper is primarily about methods. In my doctoral research project I used a mix of four common social research methods - interviews, participant observation,...

Author(s)
Iaquinto, B. L.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 479-486
Abstract

Despite several decades of academic and practical debate on tourism sustainability, its application in practice remains difficult. The dominant tourism discourse on sustainability (theory, seen as a concept) and responsibility (practice, understood as appropriate action) calls for a solid...

Author(s)
Mihalic, T.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 461-470
Abstract

Some of the suggested critical issues for Antarctic tourism include the role played by tourists as the last chance to see the icecaps before they melt, or represent potential 'ambassadors' within IAATO's (International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators) scope for self-regulation. The study...

Author(s)
Vila, M.; Costa, G.; Angulo-Preckler, C.; Sarda, R.; Avila, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 451-460
Abstract

In a current stage of 'Arctic fever', former representations of Greenland as 'cool' are increasingly joined by 'hot' scenarios based on an assumption of the nation as a 'climate winner'. Using examples from the exhibition 'Possible Greenland' at the Venice Architectural Biennale of 2012, this paper ...

Author(s)
Ren, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 442-450
Abstract

One of the consequences of rapid tourism expansion is abrupt pressure on local keystone resources such as water and energy. While novel wastewater technologies have been designed to close resource cycles and thereby diminish resource stress, little research has been undertaken to assess the coupled ...

Author(s)
Wells, E. C.; Zarger, R. K.; Whiteford, L. M.; Mihelcic, J. R.; Koenig, E. S.; Cairns, M. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 430-441
Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to offer a conceptual analysis of the space created by the Willing Workers on Organic Farms (WWOOF) host as a part of the organic farming movement and how that space now collides with the idea of tourism heterotopias as the changing market sees WWOOFers who may be less...

Author(s)
Deville, A.; Wearing, S.; McDonald, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 421-429
Abstract

Previous studies demonstrate the role of firm capabilities in the adoption of environmental innovations and sustainability measures. However there remains a gap in understanding how particular combinations of capabilities may give rise to different patterns of innovation adoption across firms in...

Author(s)
Pace, L. A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 409-420

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