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The goal of this themed issue was to invite authors to think about how to reconcile, adapt and integrate sustainable development not only into the production of tourism products and services, but also into organizational and marketing practices, and with the tourist clientele. The five papers deal...

Publisher
Téoros, Universite de Quebec à Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Citation
Téoros, Revue de Recherche en Tourisme, 2017, 36, 1, pp 455 pp.
Abstract

Driven by spectacular growth over the last decade, the international cruise industry is constantly looking for new destinations to appeal to a different breed of traveler, one that seeks comfort alongside wilderness adventure. Meanwhile, national parks, long held up as icons of wilderness...

Author(s)
Tardif, J.; Roth, R.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2018, 13, 4, pp 217-230
Abstract

Urban boosterism is increasingly being employed by cities around the world to garner provincial, national or even international attention. In an effort to rebrand and market itself as a 'Winter City', Prince George, Canada hosted the 2015 Canada Winter Games. However, urban boosterism focuses on...

Author(s)
Rajan, J.; Booth, A.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 2016, 11, 3, pp 255-262
Abstract

The aim of this special issue is to help both researchers and practitioners to develop a critical understanding of niche tourism and green tourism strategies, policies, and practices from around the globe. The special issue brings together work from a range of disciplines and perspectives to...

Author(s)
Luppicini, R.; Brisson, G.
Publisher
IGI Global, Hershey, USA
Citation
International Journal of Social Ecology and Sustainable Development (IJSESD), 2015, 6, 2, pp iv-v, 1-116
Abstract

This book, containing twenty papers by different authors, is divided into four parts. The first looks at the conceptual framework, of the ultimate environment threshold (UET), and the second gives a user's guide to the UET method. Part three analyses some case studies for new avenues of UET, from...

Publisher
Avebury, Aldershot, UK
Citation
Towards planning for sustainable development: a guide for the Ultimate Environmental Threshold (UET) method., 1993, pp xi + 373pp.
Abstract

Most techniques for stakeholder identification and salience in the pre-start up phase of a tourism development are not systematic in approach. This paper explores the utility of a systematic stakeholder analysis within a feasibility analysis. For a more inclusive assessment of stakeholder salience...

Author(s)
Currie, R. R.; Seaton, S.; Wesley, F.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2009, 36, 1, pp 41-63
Abstract

Borrowing from geographical theory, this paper examines the relationship between tourism, transformation and environmental sustainability. Drawing specifically from the geographical discourse related to environmental determinism, possibilism, systems theory, sustainable development, and...

Author(s)
Donohoe, H. M.; Karlis, G.
Publisher
Presses de l'Université du Québec, Quebec, Canada
Citation
Loisir et Société, 2009, 32, 2, pp 261-298
Abstract

This paper articulates the principles of sustainable development, sustainable tourism, and ecotourism, and their interrelationship, and explains the critical difference between growth and development, which are commonly confused. It discusses numerous activities during the course of the early...

Author(s)
Wight, P. A.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Global ecotourism policies and case studies: perspectives and constraints, 2003, pp 50-72
Abstract

This paper articulates the principles of sustainable development, sustainable tourism, and ecotourism, and their interrelationship, and explains the critical difference between growth and development, which are commonly confused. It discusses numerous activities during the course of the early 1990s ...

Author(s)
Wight, P. A.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2002, 5, 3/4, pp 222-244
Abstract

This report presents a global overview of skiing holidays, highlighting the major destinations for skiing holidays and the threats to the future of the industry. Visitor data are presented for several skiing destinations, including the USA, France, Austria, Japan, Italy, Switzerland, Germany,...

Author(s)
Millington, K.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2006, No.3, pp 1-32

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