Accessible Tourism : Concepts and Issues Hardback
Edited by Dimitrios Buhalis, Simon Darcy
Part of the Aspects of Tourism series
Inclusion, disability, an ageing population and tourism are increasingly important areas of study due to their implications for both tourism demand and supply.
This book therefore sets out to explore and document the current theoretical approaches, foundations and issues in the study of accessible tourism.
In drawing together the contributions to this volume the editors have applied broader social constructionist approaches to understanding the accessible tourism phenomena.
Accessible tourism, as with any area of academic study is an evolving field of academic research and industry practice.
As with other areas of tourism, the field is multidisciplinary, and is influenced by various disciplines including geography, disability studies, economics, public policy, psychology and marketing.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 336 pages
- Publisher: Channel View Publications Ltd
- Publication Date: 23/12/2010
- Category: Disability: social aspects
- ISBN: 9781845411619