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Cover for Mass tourism and China.

This chapter describes mass tourism as it relates to China. As the first section of this chapter indicates, it is not solely the numbers of domestic, outbound and inbound tourists that are large, but also the rate of growth. The chapter then provides a brief background to that growth, noting in...

Author(s)
Ryan, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Conclusion: mass tourism in the future.

This chapter (i) identifies some potential future trends in mass tourism; (ii) highlights cities as the destinations on the 'front line' of mass tourism growth; and (iii) explores an alternative, 'conscious' approach to mass tourism development.

Author(s)
Sharpley, R.; Harrison, D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This book provides students with an understanding of the fundamental business management aspects of tourism, together with specific techniques required for successful management of the variety of tourism businesses. Part 1 (chapters 1-5) is concerned with 'managing the tourism system' and covers...

Author(s)
Pender, L.; Sharpley, R.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
The management of tourism, 2005, pp xxiv + 347 pp.
Abstract

This chapter examines tourism and development from a community perspective, focusing primarily on: the empowerment of community members and other stakeholders in decision making; the benefits of tourism; and the obstacles to community tourism development. It concludes that community-based tourism...

Author(s)
Timothy, D. J.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Tourism and development: concepts and issues, 2002, pp 149-164
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Cover for Introduction: mass tourism in a small world.

This chapter (i) presents a brief historical overview of the emergence of mass tourism; (ii) describes the general pattern of modern mass tourism in terms of tourist arrivals and receipts; (iii) discusses the scholarly approaches to mass tourism; and (iv) highlights the ideal typical features of ...

Author(s)
Harrison, D.; Sharpley, R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for From holiday camps to the all-inclusive: the 'Butlinization' of tourism.

This chapter shows how the operational principles of Billy Butlin, a key player in providing tourism for the masses in British holiday camps in the 1930s, are reflected in more recent forms of all-inclusive tourism, including cruise holidays and all-inclusive beach resorts in the Caribbean. Key to...

Author(s)
Sharpley, R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

To date, limited attention has been paid to the contribution of tourism to the well-being of island residents in general and to whether such well-being varies according to the nature of tourism development in particular. Specifically, island tourism is frequently manifested in resort-based enclave...

Author(s)
Naidoo, P.; Sharpley, R.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2016, 5, 1, pp 16-25
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Cover for Sustainability and mass tourism: a contradiction in terms?

It is argued in this chapter that sustainable mass tourism is not a contradiction in terms, but rather the largely unrecognized normative form of sustainable tourism. The chapter begins by outlining a three-dimensional model as to what fundamentally constitutes the 'sustainability' in sustainable...

Author(s)
Weaver, D. B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This book provides a focused analysis into tourist experiences that reflect their ever-increasing diversity and complexity, and their significance and meaning to tourists themselves. Written by leading international scholars, it offers new insights into emergent behaviours, motivations and sought...

Author(s)
Sharpley, R.; Stone, P. R.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourist experience: contemporary perspectives, 2010, pp 330 pp.
Abstract

This paper critically analyses the historic development of the national forests (NF) management and policies in Japan, and discusses its relationship with tourism policies. Japan's NF accounts for approximately 30% of the nation's forests. "Forest tourism" policies in NF began with the growth of ...

Author(s)
Oura, Y.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2018, 15, 1, pp 40-54

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