Tourism impacts, planning and management
- ISBN: 9780750659703
- Editorial: Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd.
- Fecha de la edición: 2003
- Lugar de la edición: Oxford. Reino Unido
- Encuadernación: Rústica
- Medidas: 24 cm
- Nº Pág.: 195
- Idiomas: Inglés
Tourism Impacts, Planning and Management is a unique text, which links these three key areas of tourism: impacts, planning and management. Tourism impacts are multi-faceted and therefore are difficult to plan for and manage. This book looks at all the key players involved - be they tourists, host communities or industry members - and considers a number of approaches and techniques for managing tourism successfully. Divided into four parts, this text discusses: -The growth, development and impacts of tourism -Tourism planning and management: concepts, issues and key players -Tools and techniques in tourism planning and management: education, regulation and information technology -The future of tourism planning and management: issues of sustainability and the future Up-to-date, international case studies are used, for example the impacts of 9/11 and terrorism in Bali, to illustrate and provide a real-life context for the theories discussed. Exercises are also included to consolidate learning.