Tourism

Tourism

The 12th Edition of Tourism: Principles, Practices, Philosophies explores major concepts in tourism, what makes tourism possible, and how tourism can become an important factor in the wealth of any nation.

Author: Charles R. Goeldner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 494

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The 12th Edition of Tourism: Principles, Practices, Philosophies explores major concepts in tourism, what makes tourism possible, and how tourism can become an important factor in the wealth of any nation. It is written in global terms, making it appropriate not only in the US but also for our subsidiary markets. It provides an overview of the principles, practices, and philosophies that affect the cultural, social, economic, psychological, and marketing aspects of human travel and the tourism industry. It looks at all aspects of the industry that serves travelers. The 12th Edition is an overall update of this leading comprehensive tourism text. Because the tourism industry changes so rapidly, the revision involves adding new developments, updating data, updating profiles, expanding some sectors, adding new web sites, adding selected references, and expanding the glossary. B&Bs, time share, meetings and conventions, sustainable tourism, climate change, social media, mobile marketing are some topics given expanded coverage in this new 12th Edition.
Categories: Business & Economics

Tourism

Tourism

Tens of thousands of hospitality and tourism students worldwide have used previous editions of this classic text to launch their professional careers.

Author: Charles R. Goeldner

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89064913460

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 734

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Tourism/Hospitality Management The #1 introduction to tourism principles and practices, updated and expanded for today's growing industry Now in its eighth edition, Tourism provides a comprehensive introduction to the world's most rapidly growing industry. Tens of thousands of hospitality and tourism students worldwide have used previous editions of this classic text to launch their professional careers. Written by three internationally recognized experts, the book looks at the travel and tourism industry from a global perspective, offering insights into the economic, political, and social forces that drive and shape tourism. Important changes in the Eighth Edition of Tourism include an increased emphasis on the economic impact of tourism around the world, a new chapter devoted to the important topic of formulating tourism policy, and greater coverage of environmental issues. New student-focused pedagogy has also been added, such as many new readings, Internet excerises, and a directory of Internet sites in each chapter. In six parts, Tourism looks at how different components of the industry work together to create a unified, successful travel experience: * Overview and career opportunities * Tourism businesses and services * Understanding travel behavior * Tourism supply and demand; planning and development * Tourism marketing and research * Tourism prospects
Categories: Business & Economics

Tourism

Tourism

Author: Charles R. Goeldner

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 0471356719

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Page: 380

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TOURISM PRINCIPLES PRACTICES PHILOSOPHIES 10TH ED

TOURISM PRINCIPLES  PRACTICES  PHILOSOPHIES  10TH ED

This text covers theories and philosophies of tourism in addition to introducing students to the development, structure and impact of tourism on destinations and travelers alike.

Author: Charles R. Goeldner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 8126513438

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Page: 616

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Market_Desc: For students in two and four year undergraduate programs, for an introductory course in travel and tourism. The text is also used at the graduate level. Special Features: · Both authors are internationally known for their work in travel and tourism· Revised 8 page four color insert · Most comprehensive coverage of travel and tourism About The Book: This is a revision of the most comprehensive and widely used introductory text for tourism and hospitality students worldwide. This text covers theories and philosophies of tourism in addition to introducing students to the development, structure and impact of tourism on destinations and travelers alike.
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Tourism

Tourism

Author: CR Goeldner

Publisher:

ISBN: 0471425494

Category:

Page: 624

View: 161

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Studyguide for Tourism

Studyguide for Tourism

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Publisher: Academic Internet Pub Incorporated

ISBN: 1616540427

Category: Education

Page: 242

View: 809

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Virtually all of the testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events from the textbook are included. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides give all of the outlines, highlights, notes, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanys: 9780470084595 .
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Managing Sustainable Tourism

Managing Sustainable Tourism

Boulder: Center for Sustainable Tourism, College of Business and Administration, University of Colorado at Boulder, February. Edgell, David L., Sr. and Hayes, ... Tourism: Principles, Practices, Philosophies, Ninth Edition.

Author: David L. Edgell, Sr

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781136772870

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 174

View: 614

Intelligently designed tourism strategies for the twenty-first century! Successful tourism development and marketing are dependent on maintaining a delicate balance between economic growth and the protection of environments. Managing Sustainable Tourism: A Legacy for the Future tackles the tough issues of tourism such as negative environmental impact and cultural degradation, and provides answers that don’t sacrifice positive economic growth. This essential book offers practical plans for fostering harmonious relationships among local communities, the private sector, not-for-profit organizations, academic institutions, and governments at all levels as well as develops management practices and philosophies that protect natural, built, and cultural environments while reinforcing positive and orderly economic growth. Managing Sustainable Tourism discusses in-depth the sensible guidelines for protecting environment, heritage sites, and local culture while developing realistic tourism goals for compatible economic growth. Useful strategies for sustainable tourism are detailed for each tourism type, along with useful tried-and-true marketing techniques aimed at cooperation and respect for all types of environments. Case studies, research, and supplemental reading lists clearly illustrate ideas and the author’s qualified suggestions. Managing Sustainable Tourism explores: the future of the tourism industry understanding sustainable tourism the economics of community growth through tourism marketing the sustainable tourism product nature tourism heritage tourism cultural tourism rural tourism practical guidelines for sustainable tourism a workable global sustainable tourism initiative Managing Sustainable Tourism is an ideal resource for educators, students, developers, entrepreneurs, investors, tourism strategists, planners, policymakers, and anyone interested in sustainable tourism for the new millennium.
Categories: Business & Economics