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Tourism, Development and Growth

The Challenge of Sustainability

by Salah Wahab

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Written in English


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ISBN 100415160014
ISBN 109780415160018

objective of Tourism Development is to assist tourism development projects that have already attracted significant financial support and are likely to have long-tern positive impacts on the local and regional economics. The maximum grant amount for TD activities is File Size: KB. And although literature supporting the notion of tourism as a positive economic force are legion [3][4][5], the development of tourism industry can result in uneven growth and development patterns Author: Greg Richards.

  Published online: 20 Feb Governing Dynamics in Marine Conservation Tourism in Raja Ampat, Indonesia. Published online: 7 Nov Managing Sociocultural Sustainability in Public Heritage Spaces. Crespi-Vallbona et al. Published online: 6 Nov The Tourist Experience of Heritage Urban Spaces: Valletta as a Case Study. The Economic Development in Africa Report Tourism for Transformative and Inclusive Growth examines the role that tourism can play in Africa’s development process. It identifies the main barriers to unlocking the potential of tourism in Africa to help structurally transform the continent’s economy and provides policy recommendations on.

T1 - Tourism and developments - issues and challenges. AU - Mihalič, Tanja. AU - Gartner, William C. PY - /1/1. Y1 - /1/1. N2 - This book explores the relation between tourism and development and covers an array of diverse issues in a contemporary economic, socio-cultural and political : Tanja Mihalič, William C. Gartner.   Tourism Development, Conflicts and Sustainability: The Case of Goa (Zélia Breda and Carlos Costa) Tourism Development in a Remote State: A Case Study of Arunachal Pradesh, India (Amitava Mitra and Maila Lama) Tourism Development at Zhangjiajie, China: Korean Tourists and Their Impacts (Chao-Zhi Zhang and Julie Jie Wen) The Contribution of.


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Tourism, Development and Growth book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Distinguishing between sustainable development and sustain /5(2). Tourism is a major force in the world economy, accounting for over 10% of global GDP.

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Sustainable economic growth; 2. Tourism, Development and Growth: The Challenge of Sustainability 1st Edition by John J.

Pigram (Editor), Salah Wahab (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Format: Hardcover. This text explores the role of tourism as a potential contibutor to socio-economic development in destination areas.

Establishing a link between tourism studies and development studies, it considers what is meant by development, the processes through which development may be achieved and, in particular, a number of fundamental issues related to the use of tourism as a development agent.5/5(5).

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Key Features * The growth, development and. A collection of essays from specialist scholars evaluating tourism as a means of simulating economic growth and fighting economic inequalities in poor countries: As a tool for poverty reduction in economically underdeveloped regions, tourism has been at the forefront of the international development agenda.

This book takes an in-depth look at the successes and failures. Whether international tourism can lead to economic growth is an important macroeconomic question for both policy makers and investors.

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28 November The Author: Rural Payments Agency. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: 1. The Challenge of Sustainable Tourism Growth / John J. Pigram and Salah Wahab Sustainable Tourism in a Changing World / John J. Pigram and Salah Wahab Sustainable Tourism --Unsustainable Development / Geoffrey Wall   This work combines a study of contemporary issues in tourism development with a close examination of approaches to tourism research.

Looking beyond the much-studied mass tourism industries, leading international academics who are members of the International Academy for the Study of Tourism, explore new issues raised by emerging tourist destinations such as Ghana, Samoa.

TOURISM AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT SUSTAINABLE TOURISM: A NON-GOVERNMENTAL A. Introduction 1. Tourism is a rapidly growing phenomenon and has become one of the largest industries in the world. The impact of tourism is extremely varied. foreign investors contributing to fast economic growth and development, but with environmental damage.

DOI link for Tourism, Development and Growth. Tourism, Development and Growth book. The Challenge of Sustainability. Edited By John J. Pigram, Salah Wahab.

Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 5 October Pub. location London. Imprint by: Tourism Development: Growth, Myths and Inequalities What a good and interesting book!, As a layman, albeit with a degree in Land Economy and nearly 40 years of active involvement in tourism both in the UK and in developing countries, I nevertheless approached this review with some trepidation., But the book quickly became a must read item., I heartily commend it to anyone with an interest.

Tourism and Economic Development: Evidence from Mexico’s Coastline Benjamin Faberyand Cecile Gaubertz September Abstract Tourism is a fast-growing services sector in developing countries. This paper combines a rich collection of Mexican microdata with a File Size: 1MB. The development of tourism in India has resulted in a steady investment in the industry and promotion of the vast country's diverse destinations since.

-- Francesco Frangialli, Secretary-General, World Tourism Organization Now in its third edition, Global Tourism draws on the insight of thirty-nine contributors to chronicle and foresee the effects of tourism on contemporary society. Contributors provide interdisciplinary, international perspectives on the critical questions, problems, and.This book bridges the gap between the vital issues of the tourism industry, practices and destinations, discussing various topics from Asian and African perspectives.

Each chapter presents extensive research on tourism development and tourism education, people’s work and travel experiences, as well as broader philosophies concerning the. Tourism is a crucial source of employment, foreign exchange and revenue for most small island developing states (SIDS) and many other small states.

This report explores the key issues concerning how tourism might facilitate inclusive growth.