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Cover for In focus 4: managing overtourism through a holistic lens.

Simplistic thinking in terms of problem definition and solution development has so far plagued overtourism, and therefore a holistic approach is proposed. Some factors that influence overtourism and some strategies to confront overtourism are identified along two interior and two exterior...

Author(s)
Kohl, J.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Afterword: over overtourism or just the beginning?

This chapter looks at the existing state of affairs with regard to overtourism and the implications for research and practice.

Author(s)
Cheer, J. M.; Milano, C.; Novelli, M.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Overtourism: an evolving phenomenon.

This chapter introduces the phenomenon of 'overtourism' and discusses key emergent themes concerning this topic from various perspectives, namely: neoliberalism and urban perspectives; the mobility paradigm; and social movements. The chapters that comprise this book on overtourism are then...

Author(s)
Milano, C.; Cheer, J. M.; Novelli, M.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for In focus 1. Overtourism is invading Kyoto.

The case of the city of Kyoto (Japan) is presented to underline how dramatic increases in tourism over recent years are playing out. Like most destinations undergoing rapid growth, the development of supporting infrastructure and services has failed to keep pace with growing visitation. In Kyoto,...

Author(s)
Abe, D.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Beyond overtourism: studying the entanglements of society and tourism in Iceland.

This chapter critically explores the notion of overtourism and its usefulness to grasp the challenges of tourism development, with a special focus on how tourism affects society and culture. It is argued that the concept of overtourism is too often based on the static and over-simplified views of...

Author(s)
Jóhannesson, G. T.; Lund, K. A.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Responses to overtourism in Guanacaste (Costa Rica): a rural water conflict perspective.

This chapter explores overtourism in the rural context of Guanacaste (Costa Rica). The area has experienced intense development of residential tourism, and the chapter focuses on the ensuing ecological conflicts over water between rural communities and residential tourism investments supported by...

Author(s)
Cañada, E.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Overcrowded Amsterdam: striving for a balance between trade, tolerance and tourism.

This chapter deals with the overcrowding of Amsterdam, one of the world's foremost tourist cities. Insights are provided into how societal and economic changes have influenced the policies of public and private (tourism) sector organizations, city marketer practices, resident attitudes and, more...

Author(s)
Gerritsma, R.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for In focus 2: tourism in Africa: is overtourism evident?

Examples are presented of popular destinations and sites in Africa, particularly in Kenya, where tourism is discernibly affecting quality of life and environmental sustainability. The solution to sustainable tourism in Africa is explored.

Author(s)
Kepher-Gona, J.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Public policies and tourist saturation in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro.

This chapter deals with the touristification and tourism saturation in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro. The data presented here were collected during the preparation period of the city for mega-events and, in particular, during the World Cup in 2014 and the 2016 Olympic Games. The chapter begins with ...

Author(s)
Cunha, N. V. da
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Short-term accommodation and overtourism in Portuguese urban centres.

This chapter (i) explores the connection between short-term accommodation growth and overtourism in two major Portuguese cities, Lisbon and Porto, where this growth has been most notable; and (ii) makes a comparison with the medium-sized city of Aveiro, where the tendency to be governed by...

Author(s)
Costa, C.; Stević, I.; Veríssimo, M.; Silva, M. F. da
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter

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