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An introduction to tourism, Leonard J. Lickorish, Carson L. Jenkins, (electronic book)

Label
An introduction to tourism
Title
An introduction to tourism
Statement of responsibility
Leonard J. Lickorish, Carson L. Jenkins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An Introduction to Tourism is the essential guide to the tourism industry. It provides a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to all facets of tourism including: the history of tourism; factors influencing the tourism industry; tourism in developing countries; sustainable tourism; forecasting future trends. Tourism has changed radically in recent years with the onset of many technological and economic changes and an ever increasing concern for the environment. This book provides a down-to-earth introduction to this complex and multi-faceted industry. This invaluable introduction is written for all students of tourism and all those involved in the industry who want to know more about the structure, component activities and environment within which they work. Comprehensive introduction to the complex subject of tourism Practical approach to the organization, marketing and development aspects of the tourism business International and worldwide overview: a reference as well as a textbook
Member of
Cataloging source
OPELS
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Lickorish, Leonard J.
Dewey number
338.4/791
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G155.A1
LC item number
L52 1997
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
G155.A1L52
NAL item number
1997
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Jenkins, Carson L
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Tourism
Label
An introduction to tourism, Leonard J. Lickorish, Carson L. Jenkins, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Preface; The nature and characteristics of the tourism industry; How tourism developed -- the history; The measurement of tourism; Factors influencing demand for tourism; Economic impacts of tourism; Social and cultural aspects of tourism; Tourism and the environment; Tourism trades; Marketing; Tourism policy, planning and development; The role of government; Tourism in developing countries; Tourism by world region; Future trends; Index
  • The nature and characteristics of the tourism industry -- How tourism developed -- the history -- The measurement of tourism -- Factors influencing demand for tourism -- Economic impacts of tourism -- Social and cultural aspects of tourism -- Tourism and the environment -- Tourism trades -- Marketing -- Tourism policy, planning and development -- The role of government -- Tourism in developing countries -- Tourism by world region -- Future trends
Control code
SCIDI474953147
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 244 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780750619561
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
An introduction to tourism, Leonard J. Lickorish, Carson L. Jenkins, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Preface; The nature and characteristics of the tourism industry; How tourism developed -- the history; The measurement of tourism; Factors influencing demand for tourism; Economic impacts of tourism; Social and cultural aspects of tourism; Tourism and the environment; Tourism trades; Marketing; Tourism policy, planning and development; The role of government; Tourism in developing countries; Tourism by world region; Future trends; Index
  • The nature and characteristics of the tourism industry -- How tourism developed -- the history -- The measurement of tourism -- Factors influencing demand for tourism -- Economic impacts of tourism -- Social and cultural aspects of tourism -- Tourism and the environment -- Tourism trades -- Marketing -- Tourism policy, planning and development -- The role of government -- Tourism in developing countries -- Tourism by world region -- Future trends
Control code
SCIDI474953147
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 244 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780750619561
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote

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