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Tourism and development: concepts and issues

Tourism and development: concepts and issues

Telfer, David J., editor; Sharpley, Richard, 1956- editor

This text explores the role of tourism as a potential contributor to socio-economic development in destination areas. In so doing, it challenges conventional thinking about the relationship between tourism and development

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Second edition.
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Published Bristol: Channel View Publications, 2014
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Statement of responsibility: edited by Richard Sharpley and David J. Telfer
ISBN: 1845414721, 1845414748, 9781845414726, 9781845414740
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: Previous edition: 2002.
Physical Description: 568 pages.
Series: Aspects of tourism ; 5
Subject: Economic development.; Tourism.; Travel and Tourism.
Series Title: Aspects of tourism ; 5.


  1. Richard Sharpley and David J. Telfer: Introduction: Tourism and Development: A Decade of Change
  2. Part 1: Tourism and Development: Conceptual Perspectives
  3. 1. Richard Sharpley: Tourism: A Vehicle for Development?
  4. 2. David J. Telfer: The Evolution of Development Theory and Tourism
  5. Part 2: Relationship Between Development and Tourism
  6. 3. Tanja Mihalic: Tourism and Economic Development Issues
  7. 4. Regina Scheyvens: Tourism and Poverty Reduction
  8. 5. David J. Telfer: Tourism and Regional Development Issues
  9. 6. Tazim Jamal and Dianne Dredge: Tourism and Community Development Issues
  10. 7. Atsuko Hashimoto: Tourism and Socio-cultural Development Issues
  11. 8. Dallen J. Timothy: Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Socio-economic Development
  12. 9. Chris Southgate and Richard Sharpley: Tourism, Development and the Environment
  13. Part 3: Barriers and Challenges to Tourism Development
  14. 10. Raoul Bianchi: Towards a New Political Economy of Global Tourism Revisited
  15. 11. C. Michael Hall, Daniel Scott and Stefan Gössling: Tourism, Climate Change and Development
  16. 12. Richard Sharpley: The Consumption of Tourism
  17. 13. Edward Nkyi and Atsuko Hashimoto: Human Rights Issues in Tourism Development
  18. 14. David J. Telfer and Atsuko Hashimoto: Tourism, Development and International Studies
  19. 15. Richard Sharpley: Sustainability: A Barrier to Tourism Development?
  20. 16. David J. Telfer and Richard Sharpley: Conclusion: Tourism and Development