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Cover for Tourism in Nigeria: new policy and planning directions needed for a neglected sector.

This chapter reflects on a neglected export sector in the Nigerian economy, that of tourism, in order to identify whether some refinements to the existing principles of developing tourism are merited. It then goes on to hint at both the issues that deserve consideration for future tourism...

Author(s)
Dieke, P. U. C.; Ololo, N. G.; Eyisi, A. P.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242812)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Lao tourism and poverty alleviation: community-based tourism and the private sector [co-authored with <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Stephen schipani</i>].

Many less developed countries, supported by international organizations and aid agencies, continue to promote tourism as a tool for development and poverty alleviation. This chapter focuses on one country, the Lao People's Democratic Republic (PDR), where such policies are prominent, to examine how ...

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245899)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tradition, modernity and tourism in Swaziland.

This chapter offers some observations which can make consideration of the social effects of tourism in Swaziland better informed. In particular, it focuses on the ambiguous status of 'tradition', which simultaneously legitimates the existing political structure and provides a crucial theme in...

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245899)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Trafficking in human beings in the tourism industry: trends and approaches.

Tourism and hospitality scholars have been studying the prevalence of trafficking in human beings in the context of travel and tourism, particularly in the framework of sex tourism. However, a legal perspective is currently underexplored, especially one that reflects a human rights-based approach....

Author(s)
Kyriazi, T.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243215)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Labour force participation and violence: a study of female tourism workers in Turkey.

This chapter explores the gendered structure of employment in the Turkish hotel sector in Antalya. This research not only demonstrates the existence of gender discrimination in the tourism industry and violence against women, but also demonstrates its multiple dimensions. Individual, social, and...

Author(s)
Denız, A.; Kervankıran, İ.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243215)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The silenced phenomenon: sexual harassment in the hospitality and tourism workplace.

The aim of this chapter is to critically examine the phenomenon of sexual harassment in the hospitality and tourism sectors within the framework of gender-based violence. The chapter provides an overview of the main themes that emerge from the scholarship on sexual harassment in hospitality and...

Author(s)
Vizcaino, P.; Jeffrey, H.; Eger, C.; Turkoglu, H.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243215)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Panama, the 'affordable exotic destination': planned tourism success and its unplanned consequences.

Based on long-term anthropological research with Afro-Antillean populations, this chapter documents how Panamanian governments and tourism mediators have created a thriving tourism industry with positive and detrimental consequences in the country. It is argued that due to its wide variety of...

Author(s)
Montero, C. G.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243048)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism and destination strategy.

This chapter explores the concept of a strategy in the tourism sector and introduces a range of methods that can be used to plan, manage and develop strategy for businesses of all shapes and sizes. The chapter demonstrates this through a structure that reflects the development of strategy in an...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S. L. J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241488)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Operations management in tourism.

This chapter considers the role of operations management in a tourism context and demonstrates the importance of operational management techniques in the delivery of the entire visitor experience. The chapter also provides a reasonably detailed outline of a wide range of concepts, which are...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241488)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism as employer.

This chapter provides an overview of the tourism industry as an employer and outlines the skills required to enter and progress within the industry. The chapter discusses the challenges and rewards of working in tourism, the various aspects of human resources management in tourism, as well as...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241488)
Type
Book chapter

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