Tourism, Development and Growth: The Challenge of Sustainability

Portada
John J. Pigram, Salah Wahab
Taylor & Francis, 9 oct. 1997 - 320 páginas
0 Reseñas
Distinguishing between sustainable development and sustainable tourism, the authors examine whether, and in what form, tourism can contribute to sustainable development and growth. Focusing on different types of tourism appropriate to particular situations, the team of leading contributors draws on examples from around the world - Canada, USA, Spain, Belgium, UK, Australia - to explore tourism's contribution to the economic, social, political and environmental advancement of developing countries and the importance of tourism in industrialised nations. This book examines the new policies and initiatives established by both the private sector and the state to pursue sustainable tourism growth and identifies the opportunities and challenges inherent in achieving it.

Comentarios de usuarios - Escribir una reseña

No hemos encontrado ninguna reseña en los sitios habituales.

Otras ediciones - Ver todo

Referencias a este libro

Heritage Tourism
Dallen J. Timothy,Stephen W. Boyd
No hay vista previa disponible - 2003
Todos los resultados de la Búsqueda de libros »

Sobre el autor (1997)

University of Alexandria, Egypt

Información bibliográfica