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Cover for Degrowth in tourism: conceptual, theoretical and philosophical issues.

The overall purpose of this book is to familiarize readers with the emergent research paradigm of degrowth by looking at it as an alternative to the classic models of development and by exploring and applying the concept of degrowth in a tourism context. The book has seven chapters, which explore:...

Author(s)
Andriotis, K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392787)
Type
Book
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Cover for International volunteer tourism: integrating travellers and communities.

This book revisits and further develops the topics and themes covered in Volunteer Tourism: Experiences That Make a Difference, written over 10 years ago. Concentrating on the experience of the volunteer tourist and the host community, this new edition builds on the view of volunteer tourism as a...

Author(s)
Wearing, S. L.; McGehee, N. G.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936969)
Type
Book
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Cover for Transformational tourism: tourist perspectives.

This book deals with the issue of how travel and tourism, if developed in a proper form, can contribute to human transformation, growth and development, and change human behaviour and our relationship with the world. The volume investigates the experiences offered by travel and tourism that can...

Author(s)
Reisinger, Y.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642093)
Type
Book
CABI Book Info
Cover for Responsible tourism: concepts, theory and practice.

The primary intent for this book is to produce a broad, yet comprehensive, monograph on the concept of responsible tourism (RT), focusing on what is meant by the term and what it encompasses. The text thus presents a critical discourse on what RT is (chapters 2-4), its key tenets (chapters 5-8) and ...

Author(s)
Leslie, D.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939878)
Type
Book
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Cover for Journeys of discovery in volunteer tourism: international case study perspectives.

This book explores the experiences of the volunteer tourist and the ensuing narratives between host and volunteer as it manifests in diverse and increasingly contested political international contexts. As such, this volume includes case studies conducted in 12 countries across six continents. The...

Author(s)
Lyons, K. D.; Wearing, S.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933807)
Type
Book
CABI Book Info
Cover for New horizons in tourism: strange experiences and stranger practices.

This book illustrates the tremendous outreach of tourism in search of extraordinary, spectacular and bizarre experiences. It covers tourism in out-of-the-ordinary environments (space tourism, Antarctic tourism, and adventure/heritage tourism in remote areas); dark tourism; other unconventional...

Author(s)
Singh, T. V.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851998633)
Type
Book
CABI Book Info
Cover for Volunteer tourism: experiences that make a difference.

This book provides an overview of the phenomenon of volunteer tourism, its sources and its development as a concept; and focuses on the potential positive social and environmental benefits of volunteer tourism, and the prerequisites for a successful experience. Chapter 2 examines alternative...

Author(s)
Wearing, S.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995335)
Type
Book
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Cover for Tourism and the less developed world: issues and case studies.

An evaluation of the promotion of tourism for economic development in Less Developed Countries (LDCs) is presented. This book provides a review of many of the key issues involved, including the socio, cultural and environmental impacts of this movement of tourists from Developed to Less Developed...

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851994338)
Type
Book

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