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Cover for Socio-ecological balance in community-based tourism experiences: a resarch proposal.

This chapter reviews an approach to determining some of the key elements involved in developing resilience in human communities and systems and the difficulties encountered. It applies the concept to community-based tourism and provides some examples of using the context of socio-ecological...

Author(s)
Ruiz-Ballesteros, E.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648330)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to explore the role of golf tourism in contributing to the overall sustainability of the destination community of St Andrews, Scotland. Design/methodology/approach: It uses a primarily qualitative assessment of impacts supported by archive material from local...

Author(s)
Butler, R. W.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2019, 74, 2, pp 235-245
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Cover for Tourism and resilience.

The focus of this book is on the application and relevance of the concept of resilience to tourism. As well as summarizing the growth of the concept in the social sciences and tourism especially, this book illustrates: (i) the key elements involved in making the concept relevant to communities;...

Author(s)
Butler, R. W.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648330)
Type
Book
Abstract

This chapter starts with a discussion of the shortcomings of the most current Tourism Area Life Cycle (TALC) conceptualizations and applications in explaining the unsustainable outcome of tourism development in heritage cities. It is argued that a specific approach to tourist cycles based on...

Author(s)
Russo, A. P.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
The tourism area life cycle, Volume 1: applications and modifications, 2005, pp 139-161
Abstract

The phenomenon of ethnic tourism and its prospects for sustainability in the context of two cases: the Yunnan Folk Cultural Village in China and Wanuskewin Heritage Park in Canada, are examined. A modified version of the conceptual model of indigenous tourism development is used which defines the...

Author(s)
Li, Y.; Butler, R. W.
Publisher
CAB INTERNATIONAL, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Pacific Rim tourism., 1997, pp 106-116
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Cover for Resilience and destination governance.

This chapter presents the findings of research undertaken in Whistler resort (British Columbia, Canada), examining the issue of destination governance, particularly in the context of adaptability in the tourism industry and the factors that enhance resilience in such communities. The findings are...

Author(s)
Sheppard, V. A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648330)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Giants of tourism.

This book presents individuals who have made an important contribution to tourism. Most are entrepreneurs in the classic sense, but others are individuals who have had unintentional subsequent effects on tourism through their actions. The book is arranged in four parts: (i) giants of hospitality...

Author(s)
Butler, R. W.; Russell, R.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936525)
Type
Book
Abstract

This chapter first summarizes the results of previous applications of the Tourism Area Life Cycle (TALC) model to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA. This case study shows that a tourism cycle has been progressing in Lancaster County, although not always in the ways Butler hypothesized in his 1980 ...

Author(s)
Hovinen, G. R.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
The tourism area life cycle, Volume 1: applications and modifications, 2005, pp 73-90
Abstract

This paper examines the environmental issues of water resources within tourist destinations, which is proving to be the biggest constraint on tourism development in some locations. It is shown that little attention has been given to this issue in the past, and how it has often required an...

Author(s)
Pigram, J. J.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Change in tourism: people, places, processes., 1995, pp 208-228
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Cover for Resilience and tourism in remote locations: Pitcairn Island.

This chapter examines the vulnerability of small island developing states such as the Pitcairn Islands, and how their adaptive capacity to changing circumstances is important in achieving the goal of sustainable livelihood. The chapter discusses Pitcairn's current political and socio-economic...

Author(s)
Amoamo, M.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648330)
Type
Book chapter

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