Global Tourism

📒Global Tourism ✍ William F. Theobald

✏Book Title : Global Tourism
✏Author : William F. Theobald
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2013-01-11
✏Pages : 406
✏ISBN : 9781136000812
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Global Tourism Book Summary : The success of Global Tourism has led to this fully revised and updated second edition which retains all the strengths of the original book and is enhanced by the inclusion of five new chapters - * The effects of tourism on societies past and present *Selecting policy instruments for sustainable developments *Alternative tourism: a comparative analysis of meaning and impact *Aid, government and tourism studies in less developed countries *Why destination preservation makes economic sense Using the perspective and expertise of 33 leading educators and practitioners, Global Tourism chronicles the effect of tourism on contemporary society. Global Tourism explores the critical issues facing those involved in the tourism domain. It discusses: · The philosophical and directional difficulties facing the tourism industry · The importance of social issues and ills in current and future tourism practice · .The sustainable development issues of tourism Those individuals dealing with travel and tourism planning, marketing and management at local, regional and national levels will find this book invaluable. All those involved in education in leisure, recreation, hospitality and travel, and students of tourism will benefit from reading this title. William Theobald is Professor and Chairman of both the Interdisciplinary Graduate Programme in Travel and Tourism and the Leisure Studies Division at Purdue University, USA where he teaches recreation and tourism management.

✏Book Title : Trends and Issues in Global Tourism 2008
✏Author : Roland Conrady
✏Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
✏Release Date : 2008-03-15
✏Pages : 220
✏ISBN : 3540777989
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Trends and Issues in Global Tourism 2008 Book Summary : This book offers insight into important trends in the global travel and tourism industry and analyzes developments in the aviation and hospitality industry and destination management. The most recent developments in marketing and sales as well as in travel technology and business travel are of key importance for managing travel and tourism companies. The articles are based on presentations and panel discussions presented at the world ́s largest tourism convention, the ITB Convention Market Trends & Innovations.

✏Book Title : Trends and Issues in Global Tourism 2011
✏Author : Roland Conrady
✏Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
✏Release Date : 2011-02-04
✏Pages : 342
✏ISBN : 3642177670
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Trends and Issues in Global Tourism 2011 Book Summary : This book provides insights into important trends and future scenarios in the global tourism and travel industry. It analyses today’s challenges in the aviation and hospitality industry, in destination management, and in marketing and distribution management. New empirical data on general travel behaviour and the latest consumer trends are also presented. The contributors to this book are well-known individuals from important tourism, travel and consulting firms (e.g. BCD Travel, Öger Tours, Booz and Company, GfK, IPK International) and researchers from universities in Switzerland, United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and Germany. In addition institutes specializing in future research highlight important travel trends. Corporate social responsibility is one of the top themes to-be and therefore a focus of this book, offering insights into the concept of CSR, empirical data on consumer requests, corporate strategy issues and financial investment implications.

✏Book Title : Trends and Issues in Global Tourism 2009
✏Author : Roland Conrady
✏Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
✏Release Date : 2009-11-25
✏Pages : 278
✏ISBN : 9783540921998
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Trends and Issues in Global Tourism 2009 Book Summary : As other industries, the global travel and tourism industry has been facing immense challenges and highly visible upheaval since the beginning of the new millennium. The International Tourism Exchange ITB Berlin, the world’s leading travel trade show, aims at pinpointing the most important challenges, identifying the trends and offering a platform to solve pressing problems. The ITB Convention Market Trends & Innovations has developed into a centre of excellence and a driving force for the global travel and tourism industry, generating a much needed information platform. This compilation unites the highlights of the convention in articles prepared by renowned professionals and scientists from the industry. Readers may benefit from this comprehensive vision of the developments that are shaping the structure of the global tourism industry today and in the future. This book is indispensable for tourism and travel professionals as well as for academics and students anal- ing current global tourism and travel trends.

✏Book Title : Trends and Issues in Global Tourism 2007
✏Author : Roland Conrady
✏Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
✏Release Date : 2007-03-24
✏Pages : 235
✏ISBN : 9783540709053
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Trends and Issues in Global Tourism 2007 Book Summary : This book offers insight into important trends in the global travel and tourism industry and analyzes developments in the aviation and hospitality industry, destination management and general travel behavior. The articles are based on presentations and panel discussions presented at the world's largest tourism convention, the ITB Convention Market Trends and Innovations.

📒Global Tourism ✍ Ahana Chakraborty

✏Book Title : Global Tourism
✏Author : Ahana Chakraborty
✏Publisher : APH Publishing
✏Release Date : 2007-01-01
✏Pages : 464
✏ISBN : 8131301982
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📒Global Tourism ✍ Sarah M. Lyon

✏Book Title : Global Tourism
✏Author : Sarah M. Lyon
✏Publisher : Rowman Altamira
✏Release Date : 2012-03-15
✏Pages : 320
✏ISBN : 9780759120938
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Global Tourism Book Summary : Global Tourism: Cultural Heritage and Economic Encounters explores the connections among economy, sustainability, heritage, and identity that tourism and related processes make explicit. It illustrates how emerging theories of the economics of tourism can lead to the rethinking of traditionally non-touristic enterprises.

✏Book Title : Global Tourism Higher Education
✏Author : Cathy Hsu C.H.
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2012-11-12
✏Pages : 292
✏ISBN : 9781136448478
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Global Tourism Higher Education Book Summary : Get an in-depth understanding of tourism education—worldwide! Global Tourism Higher Education: Past, Present, and Future extensively reviews tourism education on a global basis, focusing on the history, development, current status, challenges, and opportunities now present in various regions and countries. Leading international authorities discuss program administration, curriculum offering, faculty qualifications, and student learning in tourism higher education programs, exploring issues both specific to their own region as well as common to other areas around the world. This unique book offers educators and students a valuable informative view of the historical development, present situations, and future directions of tourism education. The main ingredient in successfully providing a quality tourism product is highly qualified, fully trained people. Global Tourism Higher Education compiles an impressive collection of interdisciplinary perspectives exploring various directions different countries are traveling on the road to quality tourism education. Chapters reveal the numerous challenges faced by developing regions as well as more mature tourism education locations. This book provides a useful overview of education strategies around the world, exploring educational issues that are common across borders. Countries and regions reviewed include Canada, the British Isles, Austria, Switzerland, Israel, Turkey, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand, Korea, and Australia. The book includes extensive references and graphs and tables to ensure understanding of research. Topics in Global Tourism Higher Education include: past, present, and future directions of tourism education in Canada, Hong Kong, and Taiwan five educational and tourism environments in the British Isles differences and similarities in tourism educational development in Switzerland and Austria accreditation processes of local academic programs in Israel reforms needed in Turkey’s higher education system the hierarchy of educational programs in China with suggestions for the future the problem of the quality of tourism graduates in Thailand the distinctive niche of Australian tourism education much more! Global Tourism Higher Education: Past, Present, and Future is timely, horizon-expanding reading perfect for tourism researchers, educators, students, higher education administrators, government education departments, and anyone around the world interested in developing tourism education programs.

✏Book Title : The Host Gaze in Global Tourism
✏Author : Omar Moufakkir
✏Publisher : CABI
✏Release Date : 2013
✏Pages : 264
✏ISBN : 9781780640211
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Host Gaze in Global Tourism Book Summary : Most tourism theories have been developed from the tourists' perspective and focus on the Anglo-American experience. This unique book for researchers and students of tourism is the first to look at the host gaze; how it is constructed, how it has developed, how it varies between countries and how the tourism industry can affect it. By looking at the gazes of both Western and non-Western hosts, this book analyses the consequences such a gaze can have upon the tourist.

✏Book Title : Trends and Issues in Global Tourism 2010
✏Author : Roland Conrady
✏Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
✏Release Date : 2010-02-04
✏Pages : 309
✏ISBN : 9783642108297
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Trends and Issues in Global Tourism 2010 Book Summary : This book offers insights into important trends and future scenarios in the global tourism and travel industry and analyses current challenges in the aviation and hospitality industry, destination management and general travel behaviour. Well-known notabilities share their points of view. For example, Norbert Walter, chief economist of the Deutsche Bank, writes about the financial crisis and its impact on the tourism industry. Top executives of international operating airlines like C. Karlitekin (Turkish Airlines), J. Hunold (Air Berlin) and E. Sims (Air New Zealand) have much to say about the future of airlines and aviation management. Corporate Social Responsibility is one of the top themes to-be and therefore a focus of this book, offering the perspective of the UN Foundation and the social inclusion concept of RUHR.2010, European Capital of Culture. The articles are based on presentations and panel discussions presented at the world ́s largest tourism congress, the ITB Berlin Convention.