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Over the last quarter century, both the supply of and demand for ecotourism have grown significantly. At the same time, ecotourism has, as a particular form of tourism development, become increasingly recognised and legitimised as a means of achieving sustainable development in destination areas....

Author(s)
Sharpley, R.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Ecotourism, 2006, 5, 1/2, pp 7-22
Abstract

This paper explores a number of issues that may point towards some answers to the question of whether consumerism, in encouraging the consumption of (mass) tourism, promotes 'bad' tourism. First and foremost among these issues is the distinction between 'consumerism' and 'consumer culture' and...

Author(s)
Sharpley, R.
Publisher
Centre for Tourism Research & Development, Lucknow, India
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2011, 36, 3, pp 293-297
Abstract

Despite increasing academic attention paid to dark tourism, understanding of the concept remains limited, particularly from a consumption perspective. That is, the literature focuses primarily on the supply of dark tourism; less attention, however, has been paid to the demand for 'dark' touristic...

Author(s)
Stone, P.; Sharpley, R.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2008, 35, 2, pp 574-595