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Cover for A theoretical approach to mass tourism in Italy.

This chapter focuses on mass tourism in Italy. First, it considers the leisure policies during Fascism, a period which was fundamental to the introduction of mass tourism in Italy. Secondly, it examines the boom from the 1950s to the 1970s, showing how mass tourism became the dominant model, and...

Author(s)
Savelli, A.; Manella, G.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Leisure, sport and tourism, politics, policy and planning.

This book is concerned with the activities of policy making and planning as carried out by governments and associated agencies in the field of leisure, sport and tourism. It consists of 18 chapters organized in five parts with the following headings: (i) society, politics, policy and planning; (ii) ...

Author(s)
Veal, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648033)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Political ideologies.

The aim of this chapter is to outline major political ideological perspectives and discuss their implications for public policy in relation to leisure, sport and tourism in Western capitalist societies. First, the nature of ideology is discussed and this is followed by outlines of the basic ideas...

Author(s)
Veal, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648033)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Wants, needs, demand, benefits and participation.

This chapter reviews a number of concepts relating to policy making and planning in leisure, sport and tourism, including: wants, needs, demand, benefits, and participation and, in less detail, opportunities, collective consumption, quality of life and well-being.

Author(s)
Veal, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648033)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Human rights and citizenship rights.

This chapter examines the complex and contested nature of human rights and their implications for public policy, particularly governments' leisure, sport and tourism policies. Also considered are citizenship rights, group rights (of the disabled, children, women, minorities and indigenous peoples), ...

Author(s)
Veal, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648033)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The market versus the state.

This chapter considers the role of the state in public policy (particularly leisure, sport and tourism policies) using the perspective of the academic discipline of economics. The chapter includes: a brief discussion of the current worldwide triumph of capitalism; an outline of the approach of...

Author(s)
Veal, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648033)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Public policy making.

This chapter provides an introduction to public decision-making processes, particularly in leisure, sport and tourism. The following are discussed: international dimensions of public policy; formal national constitutions; other institutions involved in leisure, sport and tourism policy making and...

Author(s)
Veal, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648033)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Strategic planning.

This chapter considers the strategic aspects of policy making, as opposed to day-to-day planning and decision making, in the fields of leisure, sport and tourism. This involves consideration of the initial terms of reference (or brief) for the exercise, the time-period to which it relates and its...

Author(s)
Veal, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648033)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Planning tool 1: consultative.

This chapter reviews the process of stakeholder consultation within the policy making and planning processes in leisure, sport and tourism. The chapter considers: the characteristics of the consultation process; some specialist techniques involved in stakeholder consultation; examples of planning...

Author(s)
Veal, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648033)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Policy and planning in particular sectors.

This chapter discusses six sectors of the leisure, sport and tourism phenomenon, addressing for each: its scope; the rationale and goals of policy; measuring participation; institutional factors; and planning. The six sectors are: sport and physical recreation; the arts and entertainment; outdoor...

Author(s)
Veal, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648033)
Type
Book chapter

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