Tourism Policy and Planning "Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow"

por Edgell, David L.; Swanson, Jason R.
Tourism Policy and Planning "Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow"
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ISBN: 978-1-138-49123-6
Editorial: Routledge
Fecha de la edición: 2018
Edición Nº: 3
idioma: Ingles
Nº Pág.: 332


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Reseña: The wellspring to the future global growth in tourism is a commitment toward good policy and strategic planning. Tourism Policy and Planning: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow offers an introduction to the tourism policy process and how policies link to the strategic tourism planning function as well as influence planning at the local, national, and international level. This third edition has been fully revised and updated to reflect the many important developments in the travel and tourism industry and subsequent new policies and present planning process issues. The third edition features:A new chapter on policies regarding terrorism and its impact on tourism.New and updated content on managing sustainable tourism, obstacles and barriers to international travel, and strategic tourism planning.New case studies based on established and emerging markets throughout to illustrate real-life applications of planning and policy at the international, regional, national, and local level.New end of chapter summary and review questions to consolidate student learning. Accessible and up to date, Tourism Policy and Planning is essential reading for all tourism students.
indice: Chapter 1. Introduction Chapter 2. Tourism in yesterdays world: ancient times to the present Chapter 3. Tourism policy issues for today: new directions Chapter 4. International tourism as a commercial and economic activity Chapter 5. Political and foreign policy implications of tourism Chapter 6. Managing sustainable tourism in the twenty-first century Chapter 7. Barriers and obstacles to international travel Chapter 8. Affecting and influencing tourism policy Chapter 9. The international tourism policy process Chapter 10. Strategic tourism planning as a part of the policy agenda Chapter 11. Transformative leadership in developing tourism policies Chapter 12. Policies regarding terrorism and its impact on tourism Chapter 13. Tourism policy issues for tomorrow