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This chapter addresses an existing gap between research on institutional arrangements for tourism in small island states and the internal core-periphery model. Using the twin-island states of Antigua and Barbuda, St Kitts and Nevis, and Trinidad and Tobago, it is argued that internal...

Author(s)
Jordan, L. A.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism in the Caribbean: trends, development, prospects, 2004, pp 99-118
Abstract

The context of tourism development in the Caribbean is presented based on three broad themes: the meaning of tourism development through the lens of both neo-colonialism and dependency theories; tourism in small islands; and factors in Caribbean tourism development, particularly in terms of...

Author(s)
Duval, D. T.; Wilkinson, P. F.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism in the Caribbean: trends, development, prospects, 2004, pp 59-80
Abstract

This chapter examines the troubled history of the relations between tourism development, coastal zone environmental conservation and management, and local, small-scale agriculture in the eastern Caribbean islands. First, Caribbean tourism's problematic and increasingly destructive relationships...

Author(s)
Conway, D.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism in the Caribbean: trends, development, prospects, 2004, pp 187-204
Abstract

Results are presented of an analysis of the comparative performance of Caribbean destinations (and the region indirectly) in the context of worldwide tourism. The sample includes 23 islands in the Caribbean, 14 in the Pacific, 5 in the Indian Ocean, 2 in the Atlantic, 2 in the Mediterranean, and 1...

Author(s)
McElroy, J. L.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism in the Caribbean: trends, development, prospects, 2004, pp 39-56
Abstract

This chapter highlights how the complex social structure of a place creates impediments for linking agriculture with tourism, especially in the context of differences in gender responses to market opportunities. To illustrate this, the case of the small island of Carriacou in the eastern Caribbean...

Author(s)
Mills, B.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism in the Caribbean: trends, development, prospects, 2004, pp 257-270