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Cover for Amenity migration and tourism in the Eastern Highlands Bioregion of Zimbabwe: Policy planning and management considerations.

The role of amenity migration as an agent of change in the mountain regions of Zimbabwe (Eastern Highlands) is described. Several future scenarios are developed using key trends such as population, employment and land-use patterns. The worst-case scenario, in which the negative impacts outweigh the ...

Author(s)
Tonderayi, D.
ISBN
2000 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851993911)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Wilderness.

The present use of wilderness for ecotourism in the developing and developed world, the potential of wilderness to support ecotourism, and future management and conservation issues are discussed. Impacts of ecotourism are noted in the context of wilderness. Case studies of wilderness in the...

Author(s)
Hammitt, W. E.; Symmonds, M. C.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851993683)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Community-based ecotourism, social exclusion and the changing political economy of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

This chapter examines tourism in South Africa, more specifically in the province of KwaZulu-Natal. Interviews conducted with the major stakeholders between 1994 and 1999 set out to consider whether, within the context of the province's political economy, ecotourism allowed the authors to identify a ...

Author(s)
Brennan, F.; Allen, G.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851994338)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The ecological and cultural goals of national parks and protected areas.

This chapter discusses: the meanings/uses of national parks; the determination of the value of a park; the IUCN definitions of national parks and protected areas; the Ontario (Canada) parks classification system; the status of the world's parks; and the interrelationships between conservation and...

Author(s)
Eagles, P. F. J.; McCool, S. F.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995892)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism, protected areas and local communities.

This chapter looks at the socioeconomic links between local communities and protected areas, and examines the social impacts resulting from park-based tourism. It then proposes certain guidelines that are designed to prepare communities for a future in which tourism is an active component. A case...

Author(s)
Eagles, P. F. J.; McCool, S. F.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995892)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism in marine protected areas.

This chapter focuses on how to manage tourism and recreation in coastal and marine reserves. Coastal and marine environments provide special challenges to tourism and recreation planners. These problems are outlined, followed by examples of how these challenges have been addressed in Tanzania,...

Author(s)
Halpenny, E. A.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995892)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Local involvement in managing tourism.

This chapter discusses possibilities for host communities to play a management role in tourism, rather than assuming that they should be satisfied with simply gaining economic benefits from tourist activity. Forms of empowerment (economic, social, psychological, and political) for communities...

Author(s)
Scheyvens, R.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996110)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism and transition: governance, transformation and development.

This book presents current research on the roles and importance of tourism and its interrelationships with governance and development in transition economies and those adjusting to the accession requirements of the enlarged EU. The geographical coverage ranges across Central and Eastern Europe, the ...

Author(s)
Hall, D. R.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997483)
Type
Book
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Cover for Tourism administration and regional integration under transition: policy and practice in South Africa.

This chapter examines the causes and consequences of tourism policy, and its implementation in South Africa, simultaneously examining policy objectives and integration processes at the national, provincial, regional and local government level. The structure of tourism policy following the...

Author(s)
Briedenhann, J.; Butts, S.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997483)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pro-poor tourism: benefiting the poor.

This chapter reviews the impacts of tourism on the poor, outlines the concept of pro-poor tourism (PPT) and reviews recent experience of implementing a variety of strategies aimed at making tourism more pro-poor in several developing countries (South Africa, Ecuador, Namibia, Uganda, Nepal, and St...

Author(s)
Roe, D.; Goodwin, H.; Ashley, C.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851998633)
Type
Book chapter

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