Tourism and Development : Concepts and Issues, Paperback Book

Tourism and Development : Concepts and Issues Paperback

Edited by Richard Sharpley, David J. Telfer

Part of the Aspects of Tourism series


This book explores and challenges the relationship between tourism and development and establishes a conceptual link between the discrete yet interconnected disciplines of tourism studies and development studies.

This revised and expanded second edition provides not only a comprehensive theoretical foundation in development studies but also a critical analysis of contemporary themes and issues relevant to the study of tourism and its potential contribution to development.

The second edition contains new chapters on the following topics: * Tourism and Poverty Reduction * Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Socio-economic Development * Tourism, Climate Change and Development * Human Rights Issues in Tourism Development * Tourism, Development and International Studies


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 568 pages
  • Publisher: Channel View Publications Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Development studies
  • ISBN: 9781845414726



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