Tourism in Central Asia : Cultural Potential and Challenges Hardback
Edited by Kemal (Akdeniz University, Alanya Isletme Fakultesi, Turkey) Kantarci, Muzaffer (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, USA) Uysal, Vincent P. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, USA) Magnini
Part of the Advances in Hospitality and Tourism series
This book will be a major resource for all academic researchers and practitioners interested in issues dealing with the development of tourism, its potential and challenges, and policy and regulatory issues in the Central Asian countries of Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan.
These countries are gaining more attention as emerging destinations.
There is limited research that focuses on these countries with respect to their potential and characteristics as tourism destinations.
This book aims to be an invaluable source for both practitioners and academicians who are in international marketing and tourism.
The central Asia region (also termed the Silk Road region) as an emerging destination is ripe for future tourism development.
The region is rich with historical, cultural, and natural beauty that could provide significant utility to many potential visitors.
This book brings together key writings on this topic in a single resource.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 396 pages, 90 Illustrations, black and white
- Publisher: Apple Academic Press Inc.
- Publication Date: 04/09/2014
- Category: Tourism industry
- ISBN: 9781771880558