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Cover for Local communities in and around World Heritage Sites.

The first part of this chapter looks at how the concepts of local communities and local people are defined as well as the role of tourism as a community development tool. The next section examines local people's attitudes towards tourism or changes initiated or facilitated by tourism in World...

Author(s)
Jimura, T.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392688)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The hope of livelihood enhancement for the mountain dwellers has been a climacteric and novel effort by many international and national organizations lately. Community based tourism development in these rural hinterlands is one of those efforts by many organizations and agencies. However, these...

Author(s)
Gupta, S. K.; Rout, P. C.; Pankaj Tyagi
Publisher
Publishing India Group, New Delhi, India
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Systems, 2019, 12, 1, pp 47-55
Abstract

In this paper, the research gaps in sustainable tourism development were addressed by examining residents' perceptions of the sustainability of community-based tourism based on tourism area life cycle theory. The survey questionnaire was distributed to the residents of six Taiwanese communities,...

Author(s)
Lee TsungHung; Jan FenHauh
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2019, 70, pp 368-380
Abstract

Community based tourism (CBT) offers many opportunities, however, conflict frequently occurs while developing CBT in communities around the world. Despite conflict limiting the potential of CBT, conflict management in CBT has not previously been systematically studied. To investigate conflict and...

Author(s)
Curcija, M.; Breakey, N.; Driml, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2019, 70, pp 341-354
Abstract

In contrast to the substantial work on resident perceptions toward tourism development, relatively little is known about residents' emotional responses. By applying cognitive appraisal theory, this study aims to identify the causes and consequences of resident emotions toward Tourism Performing...

Author(s)
Zheng DanNi; Ritchie, B. W.; Benckendorff, P. J.; Bao JiGang
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2019, 70, pp 238-249
Abstract

Volunteer tourism, as a potential tool for community development and sustainability, has been gaining the attention of researchers for the past decade. However, little empirical research exists about the impact of this activity on the host communities from the managerial point of view. The...

Author(s)
Hernandez-Maskivker, G.; Lapointe, D.; Aquino, R.
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2018, 20, 5, pp 650-659
Abstract

Community-based tourism can be an alternative to the development of tourism as it promotes the empowerment of local communities in decision-making processes. However, the different interests of the actors involved present themselves as obstacles to this alternative. The objective of this study is...

Author(s)
Araújo, C. D. de; Cândido, D. R. C.; Krott, M.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Caderno Virtual de Turismo, 2018, 18, 2, pp 150-167
Abstract

The purpose of this article is to present the conceptual bases that supported the construction of the concept of Community Based Tourism, differentiating it from the conventional way of thinking about the implementation of the activity and reflecting on the challenges and possibilities of this...

Author(s)
Silva, P. H. O.; Spinola, C. de A.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Caderno Virtual de Turismo, 2018, 18, 2, pp 80-98
AbstractFull Text

Local community involvement, particularly in emerging and remote tourism destinations, is justified to accomplish sustainable tourism development efforts. Despite the benefits that tourism development offer, participation of community in geographically disadvantaged mountainous destinations is...

Author(s)
Devkant Kala; Bagri, S. C.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2018, 66, 3, pp 318-333
Abstract

Purpose: This paper aims to provide answers to the strategic question: "What innovative strategies are needed to develop tourism in Guyana for 2025?". It captures the essence of scholarly contributions made by experts and provides a concluding summary to WHATT theme issue on tourism in Guyana....

Author(s)
Sinclair, D.; Jayawardena, C.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2018, 10, 5, pp 611-622

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