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Sustainable development has been a hot topic in the international community for some years. Sustainable investment in tourism now plays an important role in economic growth; increasing employment and helping in the adjustment of the economic structure in the host country. Although government...

Author(s)
Tai Ping
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2014, 29, 10, pp 89-96
Abstract

Small island countries tend to develop their economy by means of tourism and thus overcome poverty. However, such a tendency often leads to difficulties in achieving a balance between economic development and enviromental protection. Though Maldives promote themselves as a sustainable destination,...

Author(s)
Ćirić, B.; Vladušić, L.
Publisher
Faculty of Hotel Management and Tourism, University of Kragujevac, Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia
Citation
Hotel and Tourism Management, 2017, 5, 1, pp 44-54
Abstract

This theme issue (eight articles) investigates the implications of evolving patterns of travel and tourism for developing nations. The changes that are occurring (social, economic, technological and environmental) raise important questions as to how small, relatively vulnerable nations can respond, ...

Author(s)
Clayton, A.; Ajagunna, I.; Pinnock, F.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2014, 6, 2, pp 92-196
Abstract

This book illustrates tourism and development through a collection of 64 key papers which have contributed to knowledge of and debates in this significant area of tourism studies. It has four volumes addressing (1) the tourism-development dilemma (the benefits and costs of tourism), (2) tourism and ...

Author(s)
Sharpley, R.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Tourism and development, 2015, pp 1296 pp.
Abstract

The physiochemical property of soil samples from the active zone, buffer zone and control zone of Dragon King's Palace scenic spot was analyzed and compared to study the effect of tourism activity on soil environment and to provide the scientific basis for ecological environmental optimization and ...

Author(s)
Li Long; Yin HongMei
Publisher
Guizhou Agricultural Sciences, Guizhou, China
Citation
Guizhou Agricultural Sciences, 2013, No.2, pp 131-133, 137
Abstract

Cruising tourism in the world, as well as in The Republic of Croatia, has significantly increased. The increase in cruising ship traffic has a beneficial effect on the economy of The Republic of Croatia, and therefore on social satisfaction too. However, the intensification of cruising vessel...

Author(s)
Perić, T.; Oršulić, M.
Publisher
Ćira Carića 4, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Citation
Naše More, 2011, 58, 5/6, pp 219-228
Abstract

Culture is touted as integral to the concept of sustainable development, yet most sustainable development efforts omit a cultural component. This paper targets traditional handicrafts as a potential cultural component for a sustainable development strategy. This paper analyses two of the...

Author(s)
Chifos, C.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Environment and Sustainable Development, 2006, 5, 3, pp 315-332
Abstract

This joint publication between UNWTO and the Organization of American States highlights case studies from across the Americas that showcase the contribution of tourism to sustainable development in line with the 17 universal SDGs. It shows how a common multi-stakeholder approach to tourism...

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Tourism and the sustainable development goals - good practices in the Americas, 2018, pp 55 pp.
Abstract

For the many ethnic minorities in China, the country's current rapid development is resulting in lasting effects on both traditions and the local environment. This study focuses on the Naxi people of Lijiang, in China's Yunnan Province, with the objective of investigating the effects of tourism on...

Author(s)
Voeller, E.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Lakes and Reservoirs: Research and Management, 2011, 16, 3, pp 223-229
Abstract

Tourism has been regarded as low energy consumption and no pollution industry. As a matter of fact, almost all the elements of tourism industry including transportation, accommodation, recreational activities, catering, shopping and entertainment can produce carbon emissions. The tourism...

Author(s)
Liu Jun; Ma Yong
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2017, 32, 9, pp 47-56

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