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Tourism in destination communities.

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Description

This book describes both the positive and negative effects of tourism on the destination community. It examines together many of the issues and critical concepts that pertain to the relationship between destination communities and tourism. These issues include economics, society and culture, heritage identity, politics and power, indigenous rights, ethical stakeholder interactions, development theory, planning, environment/ecology, management and marketing. Each of these issues forms the nucleus of an individual chapter. The 14 chapters are divided into three sections under the headings of: community tourism perspectives; community tourism dynamics; and challenges and opportunities for destination communities. Each chapter contains brief case studies and empirical examples. The book has a subject index.

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Book Chapters

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 3) Tourism and destination communities. Author(s): Shalini Singh Timothy, D. J. Dowling, R. K.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 19) Destination communities: structures, resources and types. Author(s): Boyd, S. W. Shalini Singh
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 37) The economics of tourism in host communities. Author(s): Ioannides, D.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 55) Tourism and local society and culture. Author(s): Fagence, M.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 79) Heritage, identity and places: for tourists and host communities. Author(s): Ashworth, G. J.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 99) Politics and place: an analysis of power in tourism communities. Author(s): Hall, C. M.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 115) Self-determination: exercising indigenous rights in tourism. Author(s): Johnston, A. M.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 135) Generating goodwill in tourism through ethical stakeholder interactions. Author(s): Fennell, D. A. Przeclawski, K.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 155) Development issues in destination communities. Author(s): Telfer, D. J.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 181) Appropriate planning for tourism in destination communities: participation, incremental growth and collaboration. Author(s): Timothy, D. J. Tosun, C.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 205) Community attitudes: tourism development in natural environments. Author(s): Dowling, R. K.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 229) Local involvement in managing tourism. Author(s): Scheyvens, R.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 253) Presenting destinations: marketing host communities. Author(s): Moscardo, G. Pearce, P.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 273) Understanding tourism and destination communities. Author(s): Timothy, D. J. Shalini Singh Dowling, R. K.

Book details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies, Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario L25 3A1, Canada.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2003
  • ISBN
  • 9780851996110
  • Record Number
  • 20033017717