Managing Ethical Consumption in Tourism
Tourism and Crisis
Economics of Sustainable Tourism
By Clare Weeden, Karla Boluk
May 24, 2017
Neither the tourism industry nor the tourist has responded convincingly to calls for more responsibility in tourism. Ethical consumption places pressure on travellers to manage a large number of decisions at a time when hedonic motivations threaten to override other priorities. Unsurprisingly, ...
By Gustav Visser, Sanette Ferreira
May 24, 2017
The new millennium has been characterised by several crises ranging from dramatic acts of terror to natural disasters, as well as the most significant economic recession since the late 1920s. However, despite such challenges the global tourism system has in the main retained its past vitality ...
By Fabio Cerina, Anil Markandya
May 07, 2015
Tourism is one of the world's largest industries and one of its fastest growing economic sectors helping to generate income and employment for local people. At the same time, it has many negative outsourced effects on the environment and local culture. Achieving a more sustainable pattern of ...
By Deepak Chhabra
April 19, 2010
Cultural attractions play an important role in tourism at all levels, and attract huge numbers of tourists interested in heritage and the arts. Cultural Heritage Tourism has positive economic and social impacts but can also have negative impacts on communities and regions. This book draws ...
By Paul Lynch, Alison J. McIntosh, Hazel Tucker
June 02, 2009
This volume is the first to examine the commercial home from an international perspective, paying attention to the frequently occurring but often neglected forms of commercial accommodation including farmstays, historic houses, and self-catering accommodation. Conceptually, it helps to explain a ...