An Introduction to Tourism - Print
Dimensions: 9 × 6 × 1 in
Binding Type: Paperback
The aim of An Introduction to Tourism is to offer an introduction to tourism that will be accessible and interesting for those who are unfamiliar with the subject.
It is not designed as a training manual for students contemplating a career in tourism and hospitality, although it is written in the conviction that those who do enter such careers need to have a broad understanding of tourism’s multidimensional character and its increasingly important place in society.
Chapter 1: Tourism and Tourists
Chapter 2: From Pilgrimage to Post-Tourism
Chapter 3: Hosts, Guests, and Others
Chapter 4: Tourism and Economy
Chapter 5: Selling Culture
Chapter 6: Tourism Sexscapes
Chapter 7: Tourism, Power, and Politics
Chapter 8: Tourism and Environment
Chapter 9: The Ethical Turn
Suggestions for Further Reading
Important Tourism Journals