Tourism In Africa

Author: Iain Christie
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 1464801975
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Tourism In Africa from the Author: Iain Christie. This book presents how tourism initiates economic development and how constraints to the growth of tourism in Sub-Saharan Africa can be addressed. With 24 case studies that illustrate tourism development, it reveals that despite destination challenges, the basic elements needed to initialize or intensify success are applicable across the region.


Author: Chris Cooper
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780273711261
Size: 51.62 MB
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Tourism from the Author: Chris Cooper. This text introduces the fundamental principles of tourism and provides a framework that effectively integrates theory and practice. A global and diverse spread of examples shows the impacts and influences of this fast-changing industry on its environment and vice versa.

State Of The World 2002

Author: The Worldwatch Institute
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610916379
Size: 19.33 MB
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State Of The World 2002 from the Author: The Worldwatch Institute. State of the World 2002 includes chapters on climate change, farming, toxic chemicals, sustainable tourism, population, resource conflicts and global governance

Contemporary Tourism

Author: Chris Cooper
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0750663502
Size: 48.65 MB
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Contemporary Tourism from the Author: Chris Cooper. Presents a different approach to the study of tourism, considering issues such as the changing world order, destination marketing, tourism ethics and pro-poor tourism. This book highlights the ongoing threats from terrorism and health scares faced by the tourism industry, and discusses the related security and risk management strategies.

Tourism 2020 Vision Africa

Author: World Tourism Organization
Publisher: World Tourism Organization Pubns
ISBN: 9789284403929
Size: 73.49 MB
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Tourism 2020 Vision Africa from the Author: World Tourism Organization. There are 6 regional volumes that form part of the 'Tourism 2020 vision' programme of research and forecasting (vol. 1 Africa, ISBN 9284403928; vol. 2 Americas, ISBN 9284403936; vol. 3 East Asia and Pacific, ISBN 9284403871; vol. 4 Europe, ISBN 9284403804; vol. 5 Middle East, ISBN 9284403944; vol. 6 South Asia, ISBN 9284403952). Each report is in three sections. The first looks at the changes and trends in the first half of the 1990's; the second deals with the determinants governing the forecast for the period up to 2020 and the third part contains the forecasts themselves broken down by main generating and receiving countries.

The Routledge Handbook Of Tourism In Asia

Author: C. Michael Hall
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1317665899
Size: 29.19 MB
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The Routledge Handbook Of Tourism In Asia from the Author: C. Michael Hall. Asia is regarded as the fastest growing area for international and domestic tourism in the world today and over the next 20 years. Given the economic, social and environmental importance of tourism in the region there is a need for a comprehensive and readable overview of the critical debates and controversies in tourism in the region and the major factors that are affecting tourism development both now and in the foreseeable future. This Handbook is an ambitious survey of the region and its continued growth and development as a key tourism region as a receiver and generator of tourism, with a high proportion of intra-regional travel. The book is divided into five sections. This first section provides an introduction to the region and context to the nationally focused chapters. The next three sections are then broadly based on the three UNWTO Asian regions: southeast Asia, south and central Asia and east and north-east Asia providing readers with a valuable snapshot of tourism at various scales, and from various approaches and positions with the concluding section considers future prospects for tourism in Asia. The handbook is interdisciplinary in coverage and is also international in scope through its authorship and content. It presents a range of perspectives and understanding of the processes and forces shaping tourism in this fascinating and dynamic region of global tourism activity. This is essential reading for students, researches and academics interested in Tourism in the growth region of Asia now and in the future.

Africa South Of The Sahara 2004

Author: Europa Publications
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9781857431834
Size: 56.12 MB
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Africa South Of The Sahara 2004 from the Author: Europa Publications. This revised and updated thirty-third edition provides a complete survey of the region including: * Over 1,300 pages of economic and demographic statistics, wide-ranging directory material and authoritative articles * Contributions from over 50 leading experts on African affairs * Incisive analysis of the latest available information. General Survey * Thoroughly revised and updated analytical articles written by acknowledged experts covering the issues affecting the area as a whole: Reforming Africa: Continuities and Changes; Economic Trends in Africa South of the Sahara 2003; The Privatization of Security in Sub-Saharan Africa and European Colonial Rule in Africa * New for this edition: Health and Medical Issues in Sub-Saharan Africa * A political map of contemporary Africa and a chronological list of the dates of independence of African countries. Country Surveys Individual chapters on every country incorporating: * An introductory survey, containing essays on the physical and social geography, recent history and economy of each country * An extensive statistical survey of economic indicators, which include area and population, health and welfare, agriculture, forestry, fishing, mining, industry, finance, trade, transport, tourism, media and education * A full directory containing names, addresses and contact numbers for key areas such as the government, political organizations, diplomatic representation, the judiciary, religion, the media, finance, trade and industry, tourism, defence and education * A useful bibliography, providing sources for further research. Regional Information * Detailed information on the following: regional organizations; major commodities; calendars, time reckoning, and weights and measures; research institutes concerned with Africa and a select periodicals bibliography.

Immigration And Refugee Policy

Author: Howard Adelman
ISBN: 9780802076083
Size: 36.82 MB
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Immigration And Refugee Policy from the Author: Howard Adelman. Immigration and refugee policy : Australia and Canada - volume 2.