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While ocean-related economic activities have existed since time immemorial, public debates about advancing a 'blue economy' have signalled new momentum for foreign investment in the sector. Technological developments have provided new openings for activities such as deep seabed mining and...

Author(s)
Cotula, L.; Berger, T.
Publisher
International Institute for Environment and Development, London, UK
Citation
IIED Briefing Paper - International Institute for Environment and Development, 2020, 17746, pp 4 pp.
Abstract

Daily interaction is a primary means of understanding social change which is of vital importance for community well-being. In tourism host communities, daily interactions among different resident groups reflect tourism's effects which are directly related to tourists' experiences and community...

Author(s)
Zhang HongXia; Su Qin; Qiao GuiQiang; Yin YingMei; Wu XiaoXiao; Xie Wujie
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2020, 17, 1,
Abstract

Today, more than ever, there is a need for sustainability and awareness of sustainable development importance in all sectors of activity. The Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) provided by higher education is vital for the sustainable transformation of society global strategy, because it...

Author(s)
Maiorescu, I.; Sabou, G. C.; Bucur, M.; Zota, R. D.
Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2020, 54, pp 362-362-375 (en), 237-249 (ro)
Abstract

Chinese presence in the Nordic Arctic is increasing, but whereas many large-scale initiatives such as mining projects, trade deals or political alliances have yet to materialise, tourism encounters between Chinese visitors and Nordic Arctic communities are already happening. We use tourism as a...

Author(s)
Jørgensen, M. T.; Bertelsen, R. G.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2020, 20, 2, pp 166-177
Abstract

More collaborative and participatory planning approaches are more likely to provide opportunities for sustainable development goals to be properly considered and evaluated in the appropriate situations and processes. This paper presents the results of an extension and pedagogical project that aimed ...

Author(s)
Lemos, C. C. de; Fortunato, R. Â.; Campos, C. V.
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento, 2020, 33, pp 169-183
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for An introduction to tourism.

This chapter introduces the reader to concepts of tourism, different definitions of tourism and how tourism has developed in various nations. The chapter presents a model of the tourism system first developed by Leiper (1979) that illustrates the three major components of tourism: generating...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241488)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Tourism is a key player in development, and an valuable factor of solidarity and dynamism in international exchanges. It is a flourishing sector, and one of the largest industries in the world; in many regions, it is the only major source of investment and employment. It is also one of the main...

Author(s)
Rehailia, H.; Saadi, I.
Publisher
Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
International Journal of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage, 2020, 8, 3,
Abstract

Landsenses ecology emphasizes people's comprehensive physical senses and holistic psychological perception in ecosystem, as well as their relationships. It elevates the significance of people's perception characteristics in ecosystem and land-use planning and management to a new level. Taking...

Author(s)
Xiong, Y.; Yang, L.; Wang, X.; Liu, J.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology, 2020, 27, 3, pp 276-283
Abstract

Residents are one of the most valuable assets for a tourist destination, so their perceptions of tourism constitute a crucial pillar for designing tourism development strategies that promote sustainable development. This paper investigates the determinants of both resident perception and...

Author(s)
Hateftabar, F.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management, 2020, 43, pp 157-168
Abstract

Important issues in sustainable development of tourism include the knowledge of the host and tourist needs and constraints. Since tourism is now global in nature, there is a need to study these two issues from a cross-cultural context. This paper investigates a cross-cultural exchange between hosts ...

Author(s)
Fathilah Ismail; Roseliza Mat Alipiah; Noraien Mansor; Wan Hafiz, W. Z. S.
Publisher
Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Sustainability Science and Management, 2020, 15, 1, pp 1-14

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