Drawing together some of the leading authors in tourism, this text provides state-of-the-art reviews of research in fields of tourism. The text also revisits classic reviews which first appeared in Progress in Tourism, Recreation and Hospitality Management series, over a decade before the publication of this title. Topics covered include gender, alternative tourism, urban tourism, heritage tourism and environmental auditing.standards and definitions that measure tourisma#39;s contribution to national economies in terms of percentage of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), jobs and capital investment. ... This makes comparison between countries difficult although the OECD and WTO in particular attempt to make clear any ... on Tourism Statistics (1994a) and General Guidelines for Developing the Tourism Satellite Account (2001).
|Title||:||Classic Reviews in Tourism|
|Author||:||Christopher P. Cooper|
|Publisher||:||Channel View Publications - 2003|