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Forecasts of high tourism growth in developing nations, where widespread poverty exists, has led to considerable interest in tourism as a tool for poverty alleviation. Powerful bureaucratic and business alliances have been forged to expand this programme. International development agencies are also ...

Author(s)
Chok, S.; Macbeth, J.; Warren, C.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Pro-poor tourism: who benefits? Perspectives on tourism and poverty reduction., 2007, pp 34-55
Abstract

Forecasts of high tourism growth in developing nations, where widespread poverty exists, has led to considerable interest in tourism as a tool for poverty alleviation. Powerful bureaucratic and business alliances have been forged to expand this programme. International development agencies are also ...

Author(s)
Chok, S.; Macbeth, J.; Warren, C.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2007, 10, 2/3, pp 144-165
Abstract

Ethical distinctions inform all human actions and decisions. On inspection, however, dominant paradigms in tourism scholarship are imbued with the myth of objectivity and thus ignore the ethical dimension. Since the four platforms of scholarship were first published in 1990, a representation of one ...

Author(s)
Macbeth, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2005, 32, 4, pp 962-984
Abstract

This paper develops a framework for employing the concept of tourism yield in a multidimensional manner, in particular applied to various quality of life aspects promoted by sustainable development. Most analysts employ a narrow economic definition of yield while paying some attention to the triple ...

Author(s)
Northcote, J.; Macbeth, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2006, 33, 1, pp 199-220
Abstract

Traditional views of regional development have focused on economic factors and potential innovation in technical and resource exploitation processes. Similarly, regional tourism development is usually couched in economic terms, such as number of jobs and increasing land values. This approach...

Author(s)
Macbeth, J.; Carson, D.; Northcote, J.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2004, 7, 6, pp 502-522