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The 23 articles in this issue approach the theme of sustainable development in tourism, under varying aspects, from empirical research to econometric models applied in tourism. The contemporary approaches and challenges of sustainable tourism reunite tourism sectors with diverse problems, including ...

Author(s)
Popescu, D.
Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2014, No.Special 8, pp 1045-1365 (En), 827-1142 (Ro)
Abstract

This paper reviews those commercial activities described under the labels of 'antiques', 'collectables', 'memorabilia', and 'oldwares' that are undertaken in regional Australia. While it may not be strictly correct to call them an 'industry' in their own right, they are substantial, at least in the ...

Author(s)
Michael, E.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2002, 23, 2, pp 117-125
Abstract

The state of Haryana in India has a track record of innovative tourism policies. Way back in the 1970s it was the first state to pioneer highway tourism. It went on to experiment with cultural and pilgrimage tourism in the 1980s, adventure and golf tourism in the 1990s, and then farmhouse tourism...

Author(s)
Sharma, C. K.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2005, 53, 1, pp 67-76
Abstract

This paper (i) examines the potential contribution of tourism to poverty alleviation in Asia, (ii) outlines the reasons (besides market growth) why cultural tourism development can serve as a tool for poverty alleviation, and (iii) explains a series of overarching principles (identified by the...

Author(s)
Yunis, E.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Cultural tourism and poverty alleviation: the Asia-Pacific perspective. World Tourism Organization Seminar Proceedings, Siem Reap, Cambodia, 8 June 2004 and Hue, Vietnam, 11-12 June, 2004, 2005, pp 175-182
Abstract

This paper: (i) presents an overview of recent trends in international tourist movements worldwide and in Asia; (ii) considers the potential contribution of tourism to poverty alleviation in Asia; (iii) outlines the reasons (besides market growth) why cultural tourism is particularly well placed to ...

Author(s)
Yunis, E.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Cultural tourism and poverty alleviation: the Asia-Pacific perspective. World Tourism Organization Seminar Proceedings, Siem Reap, Cambodia, 8 June 2004 and Hue, Vietnam, 11-12 June, 2004, 2005, pp 21-30
Abstract

This exploratory research used focus groups to analyse the perceptions of government officials (n=50), business people (n=20) and local stakeholders (n=12) regarding the supply of tourism resources in BeiHai, a coastal city in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, People's Republic of China. The major...

Author(s)
Li WenMei; Dewar, K.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2003, 5, 2, pp 151-167
Abstract

This chapter focuses on managing and sustaining tourism in small states (notably in the city-state of Singapore) and includes the Pacific islands to emphasize the connections in the broad development strategies of island microstates. Trends in global tourism and Asia-Pacific tourism in section 2 of ...

Author(s)
Low, L.
Publisher
Praeger Publishers, Westport, USA
Citation
Island tourism and sustainable development: Caribbean, Pacific and Mediterranean experiences, 2002, pp 49-66

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