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The ethics of tourism : critical and applied perspectives

Author: Brent Lovelock; Kirsten Lovelock
Publisher: New York : Routledge, ©2013.
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There are increasingly strident calls from many sectors of society for the tourism industry, the world's largest industry, to adopt a more ethical approach to the way it does business. In particular there has been an emphasis placed on the need for a more ethical approach to the way the tourism industry interacts with consumers, the environment, with indigenous peoples, those in poverty, and those in destinations  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lovelock, Brent.
Ethics of tourism.
New York : Routledge, ©2013
(DLC) 2012040383
(OCoLC)707965842
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brent Lovelock; Kirsten Lovelock
ISBN: 9781136991240 1136991247
OCLC Number: 852159258
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Tourism : ethical concepts and principles --
3. Mobility, borders and security --
4. Human rights --
5. Medical tourism --
6. Sex tourism --
7. Tourism and indigenous peoples --
8. Tourism and disability --
9. Nature-based tourism --
10. Animals and tourism --
11. Climate change --
12. Hospitality and marketing ethics --
13. Labour --
14. Codes of ethics --
15. Conclusion : ethical futures?
Responsibility: Brent Lovelock and Kirsten Lovelock.
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This title introduces students to the important topic of tourism ethics and illustrates how ethical principles and theory can be applied to address contemporary tourism industry issues.  Read more...

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