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Cover for Building community capacity for tourism development.

This book seeks to improve an understanding of what happens when communities turn to, or are subjected to, tourism as a development strategy; use this knowledge to change the process of tourism planning and development in ways that will lead to improved outcomes for destination residents; address...

Author(s)
Moscardo, G.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934477)
Type
Book
Abstract

The relationship between tourism and development has been explored in tourism studies and in policy-making circles for several decades. However, very little research has been carried out into the gender dimensions of this relationship. Using the third Millennium Development Goal (MDG3) - gender...

Author(s)
Ferguson, L.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2011, 14, 3, pp 235-249
Abstract

This paper considers both positive and negative ways in which women are engaging with ecotourism enterprises in Third World contexts. In particular, it considers whether or not women have any control over ecotourism development or are sharing equitably in the benefits which ecotourism may bring....

Author(s)
Scheyvens, R.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2000, 8, 3, pp 232-249
Abstract

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
Abstract

Author(s)
Apostolopoulos, Y.; Sönmez, S.
Publisher
Praeger Publishers, Westport, USA
Citation
Women as producers and consumers of tourism in developing regions, 2001, pp 3-18
Abstract

This chapter considers the socio-economic issues, especially host guest relations, associated with privatization in Third World or Developing Countries. To be successful, privatization of small scale local accommodations depends upon factors not necessarily common to Third World countries,...

Author(s)
Smith, V. L.
Publisher
Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Global tourism: the next decade., 1995, pp 163-173

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