Sustainable Tourism: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Sustainable Tourism: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Release Date: December, 2018|Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 522
ISBN13: 9781522575047|ISBN10: 1522575049|EISBN13: 9781522575054|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-7504-7

Description

Many countries rely on cultural sites and destinations to support their economies. However, they are faced with the ongoing challenge of sustaining tourist attractions and maintaining the equilibrium between the local community and tourist populations.

Sustainable Tourism: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice features current research that takes an in-depth look at cooperative strategies and governance for conserving and promoting tourism within both developed and developing economies. Highlighting a range of topics such as tourism development, environmental protection, and responsible hospitality, this publication is an ideal reference source for entrepreneurs, business managers, economists, business professionals, policymakers, academicians, researchers, and graduate-level students interested in the latest research on sustainable tourism.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Business Awareness
  • Cultural Heritage Tourism
  • Economic Impact of Tourism
  • Ecotourism
  • Environmental Protection
  • Knowledge Management
  • Responsible Hospitality
  • Socio-Economics
  • Sustainable Management
  • Tourism Development

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