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Tourism and sustainable community development

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tourism.,
  • Sustainable development.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Greg Richards and Derek Hall.
    SeriesRoutledge advances in tourism ;, 7
    ContributionsRichards, Greg., Hall, Derek R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG155.A1 T58939 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 314 p. :
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL45491M
    ISBN 100415224624
    LC Control Number99042599

    Sustainable Tourism Development book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This text addreses the interface of tourism and environmen 3/5(1). approach to “sustainable community-based tourism”. A comprehensive analysis of the relevant literature in tourism studies reveals that the rich knowledge domains of sustainable tourism and community-based tourism have been evolving primarily along parallel pathways in Cited by:

    B. Industry Initiatives for Sustainable Tourism Problems Decreased access to natural resources for the local communities and environmental degradation 4. Tourism is not, as many people assert, a clean and non-polluting industry. A major problem is the lack of a common understanding of what sustainable tourism or “ ecotourism” means. This.   Based on General assembly resolution 70/, was declared as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. In the Agenda for Sustainable Development SDG target , aims to “by , devise and implement policies to promote sustainable tourism that creates jobs and promotes local culture and products”.

    Sustainable tourism development guidelines and management practices are applicable to all forms of tourism in all types of destinations, including mass tourism and the various niche tourism nability principles refer to the environmental, economic, and socio-cultural aspects of tourism development, and a suitable balance must be established between these . Book Description. Ethical and Responsible Tourism explains the methods and practices used to manage the environmental impact of tourism on local communities and destinations.. The three core themes of the book – destination management, environmental and social aspects of ethical sustainable development and business impacts – are discussed across both topic and case .


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The Community: A Sustainable Concept in Tourism Development. Part 1: Community, Participation and Identity -- 2. Approaches to Sustainable Tourism Planning and Community Participation: The Case of the Hope Valley -- 3. Residents\' Perceptions of the Socio-Cultural Impacts of Tourism at Lake Balaton, Hungary -- 4.

Agenda for Sustainable Development with its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) sets the path that we all must embrace. With currently billion tourists crossing borders each year, tourism has a profound and wide-ranging impact on societies, the environment and the economy.

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Ecotourism, as an alternative tourism, involves Cited by: -- Approaches to sustainable tourism planning and community participation: the case of the Hope Valley -- Residents\' perceptions of the socio-cultural impacts of tourism at Lake Balaton, Hungary -- Identity, community and sustainability: prospects for rural tourism in Albania -- Environmental standards and performance measurement in tourism.

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Showcased along 23 case studies from around the world, this two-volume report examines the role of tourism in each of the five pillars of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, 1. Sustainable economic growth; 2.

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