A Companion to Tourism

By: Alan A. Lew & C. Michael Hall and Allan M. Williams (Eds.)

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This groundbreaking Companion offers readers an opportunity to reassess key themes in contemporary tourism studies in the light of recent theoretical developments in tourism studies and the social sciences, as well as dramatic changes in the operating environment for tourism. Comprising 48 specially commissioned essays, written by more than 50 acknowledged experts from around the world, it provides a critical review of current research in the field. The Companion takes readers to the frontiers of tourism research, covering current perspectives and topics. Within the Companion a broad range of issues are covered, including tourisms role in globalization, localization and contested places; the values, motivations and experiences of tourists; tourism, society and the environment, including sustainable tourism; and tourism policies, governance and the states role in tourism development. The volume also sets an agenda for future tourism research. Printed Pages: 640.

Title: A Companion to Tourism

Author Name: Alan A. Lew & C. Michael Hall and Allan M. Williams (Eds.)

Categories: India, Tourism,

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2005

ISBN: 1405133740

ISBN 13: 9781405133746

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 701878

Keywords: A Companion to Tourism Alan A. Lew & C. Michael Hall and Allan M. Williams (Eds.)