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Cover for Looking east but learning from the west: mass tourism and emerging nations.

This chapter compares the emergence of domestic mass tourism in 19th century England and international mass tourism in the post-1945 period with the later rise of mass tourism in East Asia, notably Japan and China, and suggests that while there were some differences, the processes were broadly...

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245899)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Literary tourism: theories, practice and case studies.

The main aim of this book is to provide a broad view of the issues surrounding literary tourism and to provide a theoretical and practical guide to how literary tourism is evolving and affecting the current Western tourism market. Its scope encompasses a wide array of narratives, ranging from the...

Author(s)
Jenkins, I.; Lund, L. A.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394590)
Type
Book
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Cover for Case Study Ireland: Coastal tourism and climate change in Ireland.

This chapter focuses on the transformation of Ireland's coastline from a tourism perspective, addressing first the context in which tourism occurs, the nature of visitor flows and change, the mix of visitor attraction and the position coastal tourism attractions and beaches play in overall visitor...

Author(s)
Cooper, J. A. G.; Boyd, S. W.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648439)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The European protected areas approach to organizing ecotourism: a study of benchmark protected areas.

This chapter presents a multiple case study analysis to corroborate the role of strategic and participatory approaches for ecotourism development within protected areas. Three protected areas were selected: the Alpi Marittime Regional Park (Italy), the Clwydian Range and Dee Valley area of...

Author(s)
Niccolini, F.; Cavallini, I.; Giannini, M.; Contini, M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391315)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Mass tourism in a small world.

This book covers (i) theoretical perspectives on mass tourism (including ethics, political economy, sustainability and environmentalism); (ii) the historical context of mass tourism development, particularly in the UK; and (iii) the current challenges to mass tourism and its future trends. Case...

Author(s)
Harrison, D.; Sharpley, R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book
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Cover for The dynamics of tourism development in Britain: the profit motive and that 'curious' alliance of private capital and the local state.

This chapter presents an account of 19th-century tourism development in Britain by revisiting Pimlott's (1947) The Englishman's Holiday: A Social History. In particular, the chapter looks at Pimlott's demand and supply model of tourism development, elucidating upon its key characteristics and its...

Author(s)
Heeley, J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Rural enterprise business development in the developed world.

This chapter provides an overview of rural business development in the developed world, offering UK, US and European perspectives on the development of rural tourism enterprises, including farm tourism and culinary tourism. The chapter illustrates the importance of public funding to the development ...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Murray, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647494)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Opportunities for growth: the rural tourism policy and planning perspective.

This chapter examines the global, international and national policy and planning infrastructure that contributes to rural tourism sustainability from which regional and local development can emerge. It uses examples from developed economies to illustrate the points made.

Author(s)
Wiscombe, C. A.; Gelder, S.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647494)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Cool suburbs: a strategy for sustainable tourism?

This chapter draws on evidence and ideas from research on tourists' attempts to get off the beaten track in London and other World Tourism Cities to consider how far suburban areas can meet the demands previously satisfied by off-the-beaten-track areas in the inner city, and whether their images...

Author(s)
Maitland, R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390141)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The urban-rural tourism relationship: a case of suburban farm shops.

This chapter provides insight into the role of farm shops as tourism businesses that navigate the urban and rural environments, utilizing both to create a unique tourism product. Through seven semi-structured interviews with farm shop managers and owners in suburban England, this chapter attempts...

Author(s)
Slocum, S. L.; Curtis, K. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390141)
Type
Book chapter

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