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A comprehensive and up-to-date introduction is presented on tourism, in an industry-relevant text that gives information on tourism data and analyses the current issues in international tourism. It draws on UK, European, and wider international case studies to explain the dramatic growth in tourism ...

Author(s)
Youell, R.
Publisher
Addison Wesley Longman Ltd, Harlow, UK
Citation
Tourism: an introduction., 1998, pp xii + 253 pp.
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Cover for Religious pilgrimage routes and trails: sustainable development and management.

Through a combination of theoretical and case-study chapters, this volume focuses on religious routes and trails in terms of their spiritual, cultural and economic meanings, and considers the opportunities and challenges arising from their recent increase in popularity. The book is divided into...

Author(s)
Olsen, D. H.; Trono, A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390271)
Type
Book
Abstract

How has tourism evolved over the years in South Africa? What role does the government play in the tourism industry? How can you manage tourism responsibly to minimise its environmental and social impact? Managing Tourism in South Africa 2e equips students as well as practitioners with a combination ...

Author(s)
George, R.; Barben, T.; Chivaka, R.; Vuuren, M. J. van; Knott, B.; Lehmann, S.; Mulder, M.; Nel, J.; Nieuwenhuizen, C.; Saunders, C.; Swart, K.; Watt, H. van der; Zyl, C. van (et al)
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Managing tourism in South Africa, 2016, Ed. 2, pp 496 pp.
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Cover for Private sector tourism in conservation areas in Africa.

This book deals with private sector tourism in conservation areas in sub-Saharan Africa and the various potential partnership models involving different combinations of stakeholders. The focus of this book is on accommodation, and the finance and operation of lodges in sub-Saharan Africa. The...

Author(s)
Snyman, S.; Spenceley, A.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393555)
Type
Book
Abstract

The results of a study which was designed to establish whether ecotourism can provide access to attractive sources of income, which would not only facilitate the effective preservation of protected areas but also the sustainable development of the peripheral zones of protected areas are presented....

Author(s)
Buglass, D.
Publisher
London: Weltforum Verlag., UK
Citation
Ecotourism as a conservation instrument?: Making conservation projects more attractive., 1995, 117, pp xiii + 327 pp.
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.
Abstract

Ten case studies are presented which examine very different World Heritage Sites throughout the world, looking at visitor management issues within a general framework of cultural tourism and resource management. Each case study takes a different approach, although whatever the site, wherever the...

Publisher
Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Visitor management: case studies from world heritage sites., 1998, pp xiv + 250 pp.
Abstract

This book adopts the political ecology approach in examining tourism-related development in tropical islands. The political ecology focus allows the authors to compare a wide range of tropical islands and to identify more sustainable development paths. They are also able to analyse the role of the...

Author(s)
Gössling, S.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
Tourism and development in tropical islands: political ecology perspectives, 2003, pp 288 pp.
Abstract

Containing a collection of papers which have been written within the context of a research project carried out by the Commission on the Coastal Environment of the International Geographical Union, the book offers a detailed examination of the environmental basis of coastal tourism. The first...

Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers Group, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism vs environment: the case for coastal areas., 1993, pp xvii + 225 pp.
Abstract

Detailed case studies from five continents are presented to highlight the delicate interactions between fragile environments and human activities, especially tourism, which has grown rapidly in such environments over recent years. While tourism can provide new sources of revenue and help stem...

Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
People and tourism in fragile environments., 1996, pp xiv + 238 pp.

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