A Companion to Tourism (Blackwell Companions to Geography) by Alan Lew, C. Michael Hall, Allan M. Williams

By Alan Lew, C. Michael Hall, Allan M. Williams

This groundbreaking better half deals readers a chance to reconsider key topics in modern tourism stories within the mild of modern theoretical advancements in tourism stories and the social sciences, in addition to dramatic alterations within the working atmosphere for tourism.

  • A serious evaluation of present examine in tourism experiences.
  • Offers readers a chance to re-examine key issues in tourism reviews within the gentle of contemporary advancements, corresponding to terrorist assaults, SARS and the monetary failure of airways.
  • Comprises forty eight specifically commissioned essays, written by means of greater than 50 said specialists from around the globe.
  • Covers state-of-the-art views and issues, together with tourism’s position in globalization, sustainable tourism, and the state’s function in tourism improvement.
  • Sets an schedule for destiny tourism examine.
  • Includes a wealth of bibliographic references.

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