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Tourism in Peru, one of the main tourist destinations in the world, is rapidly expanding. Although LGBT tourism is still incipient, other forms of tourism, such as business tourism, show an increasingly greater presence. This article explores the relationship between male sex work and tourism...

Author(s)
Cáceres, C. F.; Nureña, C. R.; Gomero, A.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2015, 24, 4, pp 924-942
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Working tourists are a growing phenomenon in contemporary tourism although rarely the subject of focussed research. This analysis explores the role of work in the experience of working tourists through an empirical study of international working holiday makers (WHMs) in a regional Australian city....

Author(s)
Jarvis, J.; Peel, V.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management, 2013, 37, pp 114-124
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This book, which is organized into five parts and 14 essays, analyses the evolution, organization, and social, cultural, and environmental impact of both international and domestic tourism development in China since 1978. Part one discusses the evolution of China's international and domestic ...

Publisher
Westview Press, Inc., Boulder, Colorado, USA
Citation
Tourism in China: geographic, political, and economic perspectives., 1995, pp xiv + 256 pp.
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This paper examines and finds synergies between indigenous tourism and ecotourism in Australia. Both were recognised in the 2003 Tourism White Paper as drawcards for international tourists; Tourism Australia markets both as two of the country's seven key visitor experiences. Despite this, and the...

Author(s)
Buultjens, J.; Gale, D.; White, N. E.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Oxfordshire, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2010, 18, 4, pp 497-513
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These proceedings contain 42 papers which examine the current state of tourism and the initiatives by the local government and private stakeholders to improve sustainability.

Author(s)
Mohamed, B.
Publisher
Social Transformation Platform, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of Regional Conference on Tourism Research, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia, 13-14 December 2010. The state of the art and its sustainability, 2010, pp 381 pp.
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This article discusses the Europe Senior Tourism pilot project in Spain. The project aims to help alleviate the difficult current economic situation and the serious problems of seasonality experienced by the tourism sector. The programme seeks to encourage the integration and participation of other ...

Publisher
Bureau International du Tourisme Social (BITS), Brussels, Belgium
Citation
Le Tourisme Social Dans Le Monde, 2009, No.149, pp 12-13
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Developments in tourism in New Zealand are discussed with particular reference to Maori. The use of Maori images and symbols in the promotion of tourism in New Zealand are understood with reference to the socio-political and ethical context of their history and ethical structures. There is...

Author(s)
Ryan, C.
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 1997, 5, 4, pp 257-278
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It is noted that in 1992, an agreement was signed by the governments of five Latin American countries: Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala, Belize, and Mexico, to join forces in the promotion of international tourism in the Maya zone. This elaborate and costly project, called the Maya World, promises...

Author(s)
Brown, D. F.
Citation
Human Organization, 1999, 58, 3, pp 295-312
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While the travel industry increasingly contributes to most developing countries' GDP, it does not necessarily follow that international tourism fosters microeconomic stability. Local perceptions of tourism and development are often different from supraregional political and economic views. This...

Author(s)
Régi, T.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Anthropology, 2014, 3, 4, pp 302-324
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An examination is presented of the links between poverty, structural adjustment policies (which may increase poverty for those who already have the least income), the development of tourism, and the exploitation of tourism by people who wish to engage in sexual acts with minors. The paper discusses ...

Author(s)
Beddoe, C.
Citation
Development Bulletin, 1998, 44, January, pp 51-53

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