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Tourism and the lodging sector

Tourism and the lodging sector

Timothy, Dallen J; Teye, Victor B

Despite the extreme importance of the lodging sector in tourism as a major income generator and essential part of the travel experience, there remains a scarcity of consolidated works that examine it from a tourism perspective. This volume seeks to fill that gap

Paperback, Book. English.
Published Amsterdam; London: Butterworth-Heinemann, 2009
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Dallen J. Timothy and Victor B. Teye
ISBN: 0750686596, 9780750686594
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: ix, 270 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subject: Tourist camps, hostels, etc.; Hotels.; Tourism.; Hospitality industry.

Contents

  1. Chapter One: Tourism and Tourist Accommodations
  2. SECTION I: CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN THE LODGING SECTOR
  3. Demand for Lodging and Tourism
  4. Current Issues in Human Resources, Structural Change, and e-Commerce in the Global Lodging Sector
  5. The Socio-Economic Implications in the Destination
  6. Globalization and Inclusiveness in the Lodging Sector
  7. Accommodations and the Green Movement
  8. Safety and Security Issues in a Globalizing World
  9. Food and Beverage Services, Gaming and Conferences
  10. SECTION II: TOURIST LODGING TYPES AND FORMS
  11. Hotels, Motels and Resorts
  12. Second Homes and Timeshares
  13. Small-Scale Boutique Accommodations: Inns, Bed & Breakfasts, Lodges, Farm Stays and Pensions
  14. Mobile Lodging
  15. Youth Hostels and Backpacker Accommodation
  16. Camping
  17. Novelty and Alternative Lodging
  18. Critical Issues and the Future of Lodging