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Author(s)
Dimitrijevic, B.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism development in Europe. Tourism: a tool for sustainable development in transition economies, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro, 20-21 June, 2005. Impact of European Union enlargement on tourism development in Europe, Vilnius, Lithuania, 1-2 March, 2006, 2007, pp 7-13
Abstract

Challenges confronting the world's visitor attractions vary both in scale and nature according to their location and ecosystem. Tourism is generally regarded as less destructive to the environment than most other industries; nevertheless, its sheer size and widespread presence create negative...

Author(s)
Amara, D. F.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
Tourism as a tool for development, 2013, pp 45-57
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Cover for The position of nautical tourism in the European economies.

This chapter examines the positioning of nautical tourism in the economies of Europe, as well as other development characteristics contributing to general economic development. It looks at the classification of the nautical tourism market, and explains sustainable development and the legislative...

Author(s)
Luković, T.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642444)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Starting from 1990 the Tourism Sustainable Development in Europe became a major problem of the European Institutions. From the beginning of 2007 Romania became a member of European Union. The Romanian national strategies assume that tourism is influenced by economic, social and environmental...

Author(s)
Dan, G. M.; Partenie, D.; Krisztina, K.
Publisher
World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society Press (WSEAS Press), Wisconsin, USA
Citation
Proceedings of the 3rd IASME/WSEAS International Conference on energy, environment, ecosystems and sustainable development (EEESD '07), Agios Nikolaos, Crete Island, Greece, 24-26 July, 2007, 2007, pp 425-430
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
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Cover for Pilgrimage trails and routes: the journey from the past to the present.

Tourism routes and trails, and in particular religious routes and trails, are explained in this chapter, before introducing the content of the book.

Author(s)
Olsen, D. H.; Trono, A.; Fidgeon, P. R.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390271)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Introduction.

This chapter briefly reviews two concepts (namely, sustainable development and carrying capacity) which have been of particular relevance to the concept of resilience and which have preceded this in terms of their application to tourism research and development.

Author(s)
Butler, R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648330)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper (i) presents an overview of tourism in Latin America, (ii) considers the potential contribution of tourism to sustainable development in the region, and (iii) describes the role of the Inter-American Development Bank in supporting tourism development in the region.

Author(s)
Iglesias, E. V.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism's potential as a sustainable development strategy. Proceedings from the 2004 WTO tourism policy forum at the George Washington University, Washington, D.C., USA, 18-20 October 2004, 2005, pp 9-12
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Cover for Challenges facing the sustainable development of slave trade routes and trails in Cameroon.

This chapter explores the recent growth of African American diaspora tourism as quasi-religious pilgrimage to the village of Bimbia, Cameroon, which served as a major slave port in the region. Having first discussed the historical development of slavery and slave trade routes in this region, the...

Author(s)
Enongene, V.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390271)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper first presents some favourable trends for handicrafts and tourism, including the shifting motivations of tourists and the increasing awareness of the role of the handicrafts sector in the struggle against poverty and for sustainable development. It then highlights some experiences in...

Author(s)
Vencatachellum, I.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism and handicrafts: a report on the international conference on tourism and handicrafts, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran, 13-15 May, 2006, 2008, pp 35-41

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