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This overview explores sustainable development in island contexts. More subtle and complex concepts of sustainable development have become manifest in the Sustainable Development Goals, with tensions between social, economic and environmental objectives at different scales as livelihoods acquire...

Author(s)
Connell, J.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Environmental Conservation, 2018, 45, 2, pp 111-124
Abstract

This paper focuses on the importance of community involvement in the tourism planning process. Sections discuss: the concept of sustainable development; the integration of tourism development into national and local strategic planning frameworks; community involvement in tourism development;...

Author(s)
Kilipiris, F.
Publisher
Fakultet za Turistički i Hotelski Menadžment, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Management, 2005, 11, 2, pp 27-37
Abstract

Since urban space is one of the important places that tourism takes place, in order to create stability in tourism, the interaction between tourism planning and urban sustainable development should be investigated with regard to cultural elements. Lifestyle is derived from culture as a social...

Author(s)
Momtazpour, A.; Taghvaei, M.; Rahmani, N.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Modern Applied Science, 2017, 11, 1, pp 209-221
Abstract

Tourism is a productive activity with great potential to promote economic development, but it must be implemented sustainably so as not to generate negative economic, social and environmental impacts. The concept of governance is being increasingly used in the planning and management of tourist...

Author(s)
Pulido-Fernández, M. de la C.; Pulido-Fernández, J. I.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Policy, 2016, 6, 3/4, pp 273-298
Abstract

Geoparks are areas where sites of international geological significance are managed with a holistic concept of sustainable development. Although the geoparks concept is implemented in many European countries, it is still not well known. The current research aims to clarify how the geoparks concept...

Author(s)
Nikolova, V.; Sinnyovsky, D.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2019, 29, pp 141-147
Abstract

Over the last years, tourism has undergone significant development worldwide, especially in developing countries. Tourism is a multi-faced activity with positive and negative impacts on the destinations, linking the economic, social, and environmental components of sustainable development. The...

Author(s)
Harun, R.; Chiciudean, G. O.; Sirwan, K.; Arion, F. H.; Muresan, I. C.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 9, pp 2991
Abstract

This study aims to evaluate the suitability of Torghabeh Shandiz in Khorasan Razavi Province, Iran, for intensive tourism development. Due to having a sensitive and fragile ecosystem, consisting of mainly erodible soils and vulnerable vegetation, a non-compensatory framework was developed and...

Author(s)
Fadafan, F. K.; Danehkar, A.; Pourebrahim, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Ecological Indicators, 2018, 87, pp 152-166
Abstract

Surrounded by the ocean, Taiwan has been increasingly developing coastal tourism projects. Concerns that negative impacts might be brought about by prosperous tourism have resulted in a recent focus on sustainable tourism. Sustainable tourism involves policies that acknowledge the interdependences...

Author(s)
Wang ShihHao; Lee MengTsung; Château, P. A.; Chang YangChi
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2016, 8, 7, pp 652
Abstract

The paper discusses how tourism development will be beneficial for the development of the state of Sikkim through employment and income generation and how it can be planned to make it more 'pro-poor'. The study is based on the detailed field study of tourism related activities conducted by the...

Author(s)
Sanjukta Sattar
Publisher
Indian Association of Social Science Institutions, New Delhi, India
Citation
IASSI Quarterly Bulletin, 2014, 32, 3, pp 72-85
Abstract

This special issue consists of 11 papers that either explicitly or implicitly present new and emerging research frameworks and theoretical perspectives on the geography of tourism. These begin with three overview papers from themes that emerged from recent meetings of the Association of American...

Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2014, 16, 1, pp 1-156

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