Worldwide Destinations and Companion Book of Cases Set

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  • Copyright: 2011-12-13
  • Publisher: Routledge
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The Worldwide Destinations and Companion Book of Cases Set brings together two essential and complimentary reference works offering comprehensive and up to date information, in one value for money package. Worldwide Destinations provides comprehensive coverage of worldwide tourism destinations, examining the basic principles underlying the geography of tourist demand, supply and transportation, together with a broad survey of world tourism generating and destination regions. Worldwide Destinations Casebook features over 40 comprehensive case studies of international tourism destinations, with brand-new cases studies drawn from all regions of the world. The case studies featured include The Galapagos: balancing resource conservation and tourism development, London Docklands regeneration, Re-visioning tired destinations: Australia's gold coast and Tourism in New York. . Essential information in one package with fully updated statistics, new material on hot topics such as climate change and economic capacity, as well as a wealth of international case studies . Full color layout packed with pedagogic features to aid learning . Companion website materials available

Table of Contents

Textbook: An introduction to the geography of travel and tourism
The geography of demand for tourism
The geography of resources for tourism
Climate and tourism
The geography of transport for travel and tourism
The future geographies of travel and tourism
Europe: An introduction to the tourism geography of Europe
An introduction to the tourism geography of Britain
The tourism geography of England and the Channel Islands
The tourism geography of Scotland, Wales and the Isle of Man
The tourism geography of Ireland
The tourism geography of Scandinavia
The tourism geography of the Benelux countries
The tourism geography of Austria, Germany and Switzerland
The tourism geography of France
The tourism geography of Spain and Portugal
The tourism geography of Italy and Malta
The tourism geography of South-eastern Europe
The tourism geography of Central and Eastern Europe, Russia and the CIS
Africa and the Middle East: The tourism geography of the Middle East
The tourism geography of Africa
Asia and the Pacific: The tourism geography of South Asia
The tourism geography of East Asia
The tourism geography of Australasia and the Pacific
The Americas: The tourism geography of North America
The tourism geography of the Caribbean Islands
The tourism geography of Middle and South America Casebook: Introduction
How to use this book
Cases illustrating the Elements of the Geography of Travel and Tourism
Mobilities: concepts of travel, tourism and migration
Crisis and risk management in tourism
Understanding the 'new tourist'
Analysing the world pattern of international tourism flows
The Gal▀pagos Islands: balancing resource conservation and tourism
The Way of St James: the pilgrimage as a cultural resource
The impact of climate change on tourism
The significance of the El Ni▒o effect for tourism
Managing transport at the tourism destination
Low cost carriers: revolution or evolution?
Space: the final tourism frontier?
Tourism as agent of poverty alleviation
Cases Illustrating Regional Travel and Tourism Geography
European Union policy and tourism
London Docklands: waterfront regeneration and tourism development
The New Forest: managing tourism in an environmentally sensitive area
The Isle of Man: rejuvenating a cold water destination
Bruges: the impact of tourism in the historic city
The impact of winter sport tourism in the Austrian and Swiss Alps
Berlin: the revitalization of an European capital
Venice: heritage in danger
Tourism issues in Yemen
Managing Nile cruise tourism
Campfire: local community involvement in safari tourism
A tourism strategy for Morocco
Dubai - Where the future of tourism begins
Township tourism
Adventure tourism in Nepal
The Maldives: tourism in an island nation
Kangaroo Island: debating tourism development
The re-visioning of tired destinations: Australia's Surfers Paradise
Outbound tourism from China
Tourism in Macau
Tourism in New York City
Nunavut: the involvement of indigenous communities in tourism in the Canadian Arctic
Tourism in Hawaii
The regeneration of Rio de Janeiro
Ecotourism in the Ecuadorian Amazon
Antarctica: tourism or conservation?
Sources to support work on the case studies
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