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This article focuses on the historical events of dispossession and overthrow in Hawai'i from the mid/late nineteenth century onwards, and contemporary movements, interpretations and acts for Native Hawaiian sovereignty centered around 'Iolani Palace on the island of O'ahu. Formerly the seat of the...

Author(s)
Williams, L. K.; Gonzalez, V. V.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2017, 25, 5, pp 668-683
Abstract

This article describes the recent efforts of the state of Hawaii, USA, a mass tourism destination in the Pacific, to bring new understanding, knowledge, and policy to improve the quality and sustainability of tourism across the islands. A comprehensive sustainable tourism study initiated by the...

Author(s)
Sheldon, P.; Knox, J. M.; Lowry, K.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2005, 9, 1, pp 47-59
Abstract

This paper explores the suitability of community-based conservation measures to complement a proposed command-and-control approach for two multi-user bays with spinner dolphins in Hawai'i, USA, which have considerable dolphin watching tourist activities and human-dolphin interactions. The paper...

Author(s)
Heenehan, H.; Basurto, X.; Bejder, L.; Tyne, J.; Higham, J. E. S.; Johnston, D. W.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2015, 23, 4, pp 536-556
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This special issue illustrates how violence and dispossession frequently define everyday practices, livelihoods and representations in tourism. The authors take a relational approach to violence, emphasizing how violence's many forms (physical, symbolic, epistemic, structural, etc.) interweave in...

Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2017, 25, 5, pp 605-709
Abstract

Islands and archipelagos pose unique challenges for tourism policy. While tourism development in islands is well studied, little attention has been given to archipelagos and their special challenges. This paper analyzes tourism issues faced by archipelagos. By comparing two successful "sun and...

Author(s)
Bardolet, E.; Sheldon, P. J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2008, 35, 4, pp 900-923
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Sustainable tourism cannot be successfully implemented without the involvement of those affected by tourism. Therefore, evaluating residents' attitudes towards tourism and involving them in as many aspects of development is an important step in creating sustainability. This paper summarizes work...

Author(s)
Sheldon, P. J.; Abenoja, T.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2001, 22, 5, pp 435-443
Abstract

Increased tourism development will most certainly impact leisure experiences for local resident populations. Sustainable tourism suggests a need to balance economics, environment and social concerns and issues within a community. Maintaining and enhancing the quality of life is a thematic area...

Author(s)
Lankford, S. V.; Pfister, R. E.; Knowles, J.; Williams, A.
Publisher
Sagamore Publishing, Champaign, USA
Citation
Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 2003, 21, 4, pp 30-49
Abstract

The World Heritage (WH) brand signals property so irreplaceable that its values must be sustained intact in perpetuity. A primary function of the WH symbol, one element of the WH brand, is to prompt positive visitor emotions and behaviors favored by management agencies. This paper investigates if...

Author(s)
King, L. M.; Halpenny, E. A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2014, 22, 5, pp 768-786
Abstract

Business Enterprises for Sustainable Travel (BEST) has assumed a responsibility for developing resources for educating future tourism managers about the principles of sustainable development. The goal is not only to instil the values of the principles of sustainability but also to impart the skills ...

Author(s)
Jurowski, C.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2002, 10, 6, pp 536-545
Abstract

This book addresses many of the key themes that are seen as challenges to achieve sustainability and to mitigate climate change impacts in the near future, in the tourism sector. In particular it focuses on the economic drivers for growth in tourism as they relate to sustainable development,...

Author(s)
Reddy, V.; Wilkes, K.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, London, UK
Citation
Tourism, climate change and sustainability, 2012, pp 284 pp.

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