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Tourism in destination communities.

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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 the...

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Chapter 11 (Page no: 205)

Community attitudes: tourism development in natural environments.

This chapter outlines various approaches to the environment and tourism, then describes how the community in Gascoyne, a World Heritage Region in Western Australia, views tourism development and how it impacts on the local natural environment and social fabric. It is concluded that the future of sustainable tourism development in host communities lies in its planning and management in local economic, social and physical environments. Careful planning enables developers and managers of tourism to protect the natural environment and bring about a greater understanding of it.

Other chapters from this book

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: 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.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • School of Marketing, Tourism and Leisure, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, WA 6027, Australia.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2003
  • ISBN
  • 9780851996110
  • Record Number
  • 20033017723