Tourism: Change, Impacts and Opportunities

Tourism: Change, Impacts and Opportunities

By: Alister Mathieson (author), Geoffrey Wall (author)Paperback

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Tourism: Change, Impacts and Opportunities provides a comprehensive and balanced discussion of the impacts of tourism. The authors address the nature of tourism and tourists and the economic, physical and social impact that can result from their activity. New approaches to impact assessment are also considered. A wide range of examples from developed and developing countries illustrate the points raised in the text. This timely and perceptive book is essential reading for anyone involved in tourism planning or development and is also suitable for students of geography, planning, economics and sociology.

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Contents

* Introduction * Frameworks * Rethinking Tourism Impacts * Economic Impacts * Physical Impacts * Social Impacts * Planning and Managing Change in Tourism

Product Details

  • publication date: 21/12/2005
  • ISBN13: 9780130994004
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 432
  • ID: 9780130994004
  • weight: 722
  • ISBN10: 0130994006

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