The Encyclopedia of Ecotourism

The Encyclopedia of Ecotourism provides an expert, state-of-the-art and comprehensive knowledge base of the rapidly growing global ecotourism sector.

The Encyclopedia of Ecotourism

The Encyclopedia of Ecotourism provides an expert, state-of-the-art and comprehensive knowledge base of the rapidly growing global ecotourism sector. It is divided into eight major sections, and contains 41 chapters, individually authored by international researchers and practitioners in ecotourism. Each chapter combines theory and practice in a complementary way. The scope of the encyclopedia includes definitions and other contextual material, regional perspectives, venues, impacts, planning and management considerations, and issues associated with ecotourism businesses, research and training.

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The Encyclopedia of Ecotourism
Language: en
Pages: 668
Authors: David Bruce Weaver
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: CABI

The Encyclopedia of Ecotourism provides an expert, state-of-the-art and comprehensive knowledge base of the rapidly growing global ecotourism sector. It is divided into eight major sections, and contains 41 chapters, individually authored by international researchers and practitioners in ecotourism. Each chapter combines theory and practice in a complementary way. The
Tourism in the Caribbean
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: David Timothy Duval
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Psychology Press

This book brings together a high calibre team of international researchers to provide an up-to-date assessment of the scope of tourism and the nature of tourism development in the Caribbean; past, present and future.
Ecotourism
Language: en
Pages: 382
Authors: David A. Fennell
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-19 - Publisher: Routledge

The new fifth edition of Ecotourism focuses on an array of economic, social and ecological inconsistencies that continue to plague ecotourism in theory and practice, and examines the sector in reference to other related forms of tourism, impacts, conservation, sustainability, education and interpretation, policy and governance, and the ethical imperative
Quality Assurance and Certification in Ecotourism
Language: en
Pages: 516
Authors: Rosemary Black, Alice Crabtree
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: CABI

Genuine ecotourism can have many positve impacts, particularly the conservation of biodiversity and cultural heritage and the creation of economic opportunities for local communities. While promoting these, it aims to eleminate negative impacts such as environmental degradation, cultural commoditisation and playground effects. Unfortunately, the concept is broadly misunderstood and its
Marine Ecotourism
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Brian Garrod, Julie C. Wilson
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-01 - Publisher: Channel View Publications

This book introduces the concept of marine ecotourism and assesses its value as a sustainable development option. The first section examines the major issues involved in planning and managing marine ecotourism. The second section examines a range of experiences, based on case examples from around the world, of how those