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Cover for Social enterprise and the rural landscape.

This chapter introduces the growth and importance of social enterprises to rural communities, the types of social enterprise often found within rural landscapes, the governance and funding complexities such organizations face, and the importance of networking and relationship building within the...

Author(s)
Wiscombe, C. A.; Dobson, C. K.; Heyworth-Thomas, E.; Maynard, L.; Ryder, S.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647494)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Garden tourism.

This chapter discusses key concepts concerning garden tourism, presents an overview of the number of garden visits worldwide, and discusses the motivations for visiting gardens in the UK, US and Australian contexts. Also discussed are the different market segments in garden tourism, the economic...

Author(s)
Benfield, R.
ISBN
2017 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780645667)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Local produce, local products.

This chapter addresses the promotion of local food and crafts across a range of tourism activities and the interrelationships between the needs of an enterprise and the local community. The outcomes of research into tourism enterprises in the UK are presented and discussed with consideration first...

Author(s)
Leslie, D.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643564)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Hemp seeds for nutrition.

In several Western countries, hemp seeds and oil are gradually making a comeback as ingredients in food and cosmetics products. The best example is North America, where the recent steady increase in Canadian hemp acreage is driven almost exclusively by demand from the US market for 'natural foods'. ...

Author(s)
Leson, G.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937935)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Cruise packages.

This chapter looks at how tour operators, through cruise packages and fly cruise options, have significantly influenced the development of the cruise industry. In particular, it describes and discusses the role of cruise-inclusive package holidays for the development of the British cruise market....

Author(s)
Cartledge, G.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938451)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Sir William Edmund Heygate Colbourne (Billy) Butlin, 1899-1980.

This chapter shows that Sir William Butlin merits his place among the "giants of tourism" because of the profound way in which he intuitively understood the changes occurring in British society and its tourism in the 1930s-1960s, and initiated a major shift in holiday-taking patterns through...

Author(s)
Middleton, V. T. C.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936525)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A 'vice among tourists'? Trans-national narratives of the Irish landscape, 1886-1914.

This chapter highlights the role of guidebooks and travelogues in prefiguring the Irish landscape for promotion to the domestic tourist market in Great Britain in the 19th century. It discusses how visual images and text were specifically employed to enable parallels to be drawn between Ireland and ...

Author(s)
James, K. J.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936099)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Politics and economics.

Choice of production systems for poultry is complex given the different attitudes and needs of different stakeholders, including producers, retailers, consumers and governments, with welfare and environmental considerations playing an important role. Political and legal decisions both affect and...

Author(s)
Appleby, M. C.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938246)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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Cover for The capital city as a 'product' brand under the nation's corporate umbrella.

This chapter explores the key issues of identity, representation and branding within the context of defining and conceptualizing what is a very complex subject area. Further complexity also stems from the creation of large supranational entities such as the EU. This not only calls into question the ...

Author(s)
Skinner, H.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935467)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Agritourism.

This book presents the depth of the new wave of agritourism apparent around the world. This book consists of four parts. The first section is an introduction to the economics of agritourism; it introduces the role of organization, management, logistics, safety, marketing, finance, economics and...

Author(s)
Sznajder, M.; Przezbórska, L.; Scrimgeour, F.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934828)
Type
Book

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