Tourism for Development by Regina Scheyvens
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Tourism for Development
By Regina Scheyvens

Tourism for Development

Empowering Communities

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Tourism for Development by Regina Scheyvens

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Dealing with tourism in the developing world, this book provides a contemporary analysis of the potential for tourism to work as a strategy for development. Tourism continues to develop rapidly in the Third World, and with it an increasing awareness of the impacts and dilemmas faced by the destination countries. Tourism for Development analyses key theories and debates surrounding tourism development in a user friendly style aimed primarily at under graduate students following Geography and Tourism Studies/Management courses. The book focuses on the positive, highlighting tourism practices which may offer a way forward in terms of promoting appropriate development in the Third World. The book is another strong addition to the successful Themes in Tourism series and will be equally useful to both tourism and geography students in a range of topics, including Development Studies, Planning and Resource Management.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780130264381
ISBN-10: 0130264385
Format: Paperback
(233mm x 157mm x 16mm)
Pages: 296
Imprint: Prentice Hall
Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
Publish Date: 15-May-2002
Country of Publication: United States

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