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Cover for From 'The Dunghill of England' to 'The Jewel of the Commonwealth': using the concept of tourism image to explore identity and tourism in 19th-century and early 20th-century Tasmania.

This chapter argues that, in Tasmania, a vehicle tailor-made for the purpose of removing and creating impressions was found in tourism promotion and that, once discovered, this vehicle was used constantly for image manipulation and development by various interested bodies and individuals who, in...

Author(s)
Walker, M.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936112)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Small islands have been identified by a number of sources as being particularly vulnerable to climate change - an ironic outcome given that their contribution to historic and present global warming is negligible. Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs), which are intended to be at the...

Author(s)
Burns, P. M.; Vishan, I.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2010, 7, 3, pp 317-328
Abstract

Tourism master planning for small island developing states (SIDS) has been framed and dominated by donor aid agencies and their executive institutions including the World Bank, various United Nations agencies, and regional development banks as well as the European Union. The paper argues that for...

Author(s)
Burns, P. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2010, 7, 2, pp 195-210
Abstract

Most studies that examine tourism impacts and community attitudes have been carried out from the perspective of industrialized economies, making the findings less valid for small islands. This paper discusses some pertinent issues in relation to tourism development and community attitudes in small...

Author(s)
Nunkoo, R.; Gursoy, D.; Juwaheer, T. D.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Oxfordshire, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2010, 18, 5, pp 675-693
Abstract

Sustainable tourism development is a major challenge for small island economies. Yet, little research has been conducted on the social implications of tourism development and their role in the sustainable development of such economies. This research discusses the importance of understanding...

Author(s)
Nunkoo, R.; Ramkissoon, H.
Publisher
Routledge Journals, Taylor and Francis, Essex, UK
Citation
Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events, 2010, 2, 1, pp 51-65
Abstract

Macroalgal resources are particularly abundant in the northeast coast and Hengchung Peninsula in the southern part of Taiwan as well as in several smaller islands around Taiwan. Classified as being in the tropical and subtropical areas, the diversity of macroalgal species and seasonal growth types...

Author(s)
Chang JuiSheng; Tseng ChienChang
Publisher
Fisheries Research Agency, Kanagawa, Japan
Citation
Bulletin of Fisheries Research Agency, 2010, No.32, pp 11-17
Abstract

There has been a shift in many developing countries, particularly Small Island Developing States (SIDS), towards tourism as the centrepiece of their development strategy. This occurs in the context of narrowing developmental options occasioned by the end of preferential access to metropolitan...

Author(s)
Bishop, M. L.
Publisher
Arnold, London, UK
Citation
Progress in Development Studies, 2010, 10, 2, pp 99-114
Abstract

This study attempts to do three things: (i) provide a review of recent advances in the small island economy literature using the tourism penetration index, (ii) update the impact of tourism across the same global sample of 36 small islands (less than 1 million in population and 5000 km2 in area)...

Author(s)
McElroy, J. L.; Hamma, P. E.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Asia Pacific Viewpoint, 2010, 51, 1, pp 36-46
Abstract

This article draws on Edward Said's notion of 'imaginary geographies' to explore how representations of small island states enabled particular colonial interventions to take place in the Indian Ocean region and to show how these representations are currently being reworked to support development...

Author(s)
Kothari, U.; Wilkinson, R.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Third World Quarterly, 2010, 31, 8, pp 1395-1412
Abstract

This paper investigates ways in which political obstacles inhibit the formulation and implementation of sustainable tourism development in small-island developing states through the example of North Cyprus. The methodology draws on in-depth interviews and participant observation of significant...

Author(s)
Yasarata, M.; Altinay, L.; Burns, P.; Okumus, F.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2010, 31, 3, pp 345-356

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