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Cover for Gender-based harassment in tourism academia: organizational collusion, coercion and compliance.

This chapter presents a critical synthesis of a range of literature from tourism studies, organization studies and the wider social sciences, and has two interrelated aims. First, to locate gender-based harassment (GBH) as an issue in the tourism academy and thereby de-isolate, empower and reassure ...

Author(s)
Finniear, J.; Morgan, N.; Chambers, D.; Munar, A. M.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243215)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Hopeful tourism: a transformational perspective.

This chapter suggests that now is an appropriate time to reflect on transformative tourism. As a new and unfolding transformative perspective, hopeful tourism can offer broader philosophical understanding of how we know our multiple, entwined worlds and produce specific, attainable transformative...

Author(s)
Pritchard, A.; Morgan, N.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642093)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism, disability and mobility.

This chapter examines the social inequality experienced by tourists with mobility disabilities. It starts with a general overview of disability demographics, different approaches to disability and the concepts required for an understanding of the disability experience. Using Australia as a case...

Author(s)
Small, J.; Darcy, S.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936624)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Social tourism for low-income groups: benefits in a UK and Irish context.

This chapter provides an analysis of social tourism provision for low-income groups, focusing on the social and economic benefits of such provision. It begins by defining social tourism and discusses issues in relation to holiday participation, poverty and social exclusion. A number of examples of...

Author(s)
Minnaert, L.; Stacey, J.; Quinn, B.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936624)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism and human rights.

This chapter examines the links between tourism and human rights. The rationale for tourism development in less economically developed countries is to bring economic prosperity and a better standard of living. Frequently, however, the right of freedom to travel for the rich impacts negatively on...

Author(s)
Cole, S.; Eriksson, J.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936624)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction: Tourism and inequalities.

A brief overview is presented of the issues concerning tourism and inequalities, before outlining the structure of the book.

Author(s)
Cole, S.; Morgan, N.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936624)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism and visual impairment.

This chapter discusses the tourism experiences of visually impaired individuals and explores the positive role tourism can play in their lives. Taking research undertaken in the UK to illustrate the argument, it also outlines the key barriers to participation in tourism for individuals with visual...

Author(s)
Richards, V.; Morgan, N.; Pritchard, A.; Sedgley, D.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936624)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Equal access for all? Regulative mechanisms, inequality and tourism mobility.

This chapter focuses on those who are relatively immobile because of the economic and other structural and regulative mechanisms, such as class, race, gender and religion, which affect the economic and social capital of individuals in society and therefore their life chances, with respect to...

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936624)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sex tourism and inequalities.

This chapter begins by considering the global political and economic context in which sex tourism has developed, and then explores its connections to inequalities structured along lines of gender, race, age and class. It is concluded that tourist development in less economically developed countries ...

Author(s)
Taylor, J. S.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936624)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Access and marginalization in a beach enclave resort.

This chapter highlights some of the significant barriers that cause marginalization in a beach enclave resort in a less economically developed country (LEDC). Reasons for marginalization of the local business community and freedom of citizens to interact with the tourism industry are explained in...

Author(s)
Carlisle, S.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936624)
Type
Book chapter

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