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Environment and Tourism - Second Edition

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Published in 2008 by Routledge.

This second edition of Environment and Tourism reflects changes in the relationship between tourism, society and the natural environment in the first decade of the new century. Alongside the updating of all statistics, environmental policy initiatives, examples and case studies new material has been added.

This includes two new chapters: one on climate change and natural disasters and the other on the relationship between tourism and poverty. These themes have direct relevance, not only to tourism, but are reflective of the wider relationship between nature and society, a thesis that contextualizes this book. Tourism is also analysed as an interconnected system, linking the environments of where tourists come from, with the ones they go to.

Taking a holistic view of the tourism system and how it interacts with the natural environment, this volume illustrates the positive and negative effects of this relationship, and importantly how tourism can be planned and managed to encourage natural resource conservation and aid human development. It is an invaluable tool for all those studying human geography, tourism and environment studies.

In excellent condition throughout. Small crease on corner of rear cover.

Item details

Author(s):
Andrew Holden
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
23.5cm x 15.5cm
Edition:
Second edition, 2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415399556
ISBN-13:
9780415399555
Number of pages:
274
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Environment and Tourism

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Published in 2008 by Routledge.

This second edition of Environment and Tourism reflects changes in the relationship between tourism, society and the natural environment in the first decade of the new century. Alongside the updating of all statistics, environmental policy initiatives, examples and case studies new material has been added.

This includes two new chapters: one on climate change and natural disasters and the other on the relationship between tourism and poverty. These themes have direct relevance, not only to tourism, but are reflective of the wider relationship between nature and society, a thesis that contextualizes this book. Tourism is also analysed as an interconnected system, linking the environments of where tourists come from, with the ones they go to.

Taking a holistic view of the tourism system and how it interacts with the natural environment, this volume illustrates the positive and negative effects of this relationship, and importantly how tourism can be planned and managed to encourage natural resource conservation and aid human development. It is an invaluable tool for all those studying human geography, tourism and environment studies.

In excellent condition throughout. Small crease on corner of rear cover.

Author(s):
Andrew Holden
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
23.5cm x 15.5cm
Edition:
Second edition, 2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415399556
ISBN-13:
9780415399555
Number of pages:
274
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Environment and Tourism

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