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Tourism and national parks : international perspectives on development, histories and change

Author: Warwick Frost; Colin Michael Hall
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2009.
Series: Contemporary geographies of leisure, tourism, and mobility.
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Explores the origins and multiple meanings of National Parks and their relationship to tourism in a variety of national contexts. Taking a global comparative approach, this book examines how and why  Read more...

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Tourism and national parks.
London : Routledge, 2009
(OCoLC)904205578
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Warwick Frost; Colin Michael Hall
ISBN: 9780415471565 0415471567
OCLC Number: 277068353
Description: pages cm.
Contents: pt. I. Introduction --
1. Introduction: the making of the national parks concept / C. Michael Hall and Warwick Frost --
2. Reinterpreting the creation myth: Yellowstone National Park / Warwick Frost and C. Michael Hall --
3. American invention to international concept: the spread and evolution of national parks / Warwick Frost and C. Michael Hall --
4. National parks and the 'worthless lands hypothesis' revisited / C. Michael Hall and Warwick Frost --
5. National parks, national identity and tourism / Warwick Frost and C. Michael Hall --
pt. II. New World perspectives --
6. Framing the view: how American national parks came to be / Stephen R. Mark --
7. John Muir and William Gladstone Steel: activists and the establishment of Yosemite and Crater Lake National Parks / Stephen R. Mark and C. Michael Hall --
8. Tourism and the Canadian national park system: protection, use and balance / Stephen W. Boyd and Richard W. Butler --
9. Great Barrier Reef Marine Park: natural wonder and World Heritage area / Leanne White and Brian King --
10. 'Welcome to Aboriginal Land': the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park / Tamara Young --
pt. III. Old World perspectives --
11. The national park concept in Spain: patriotism, education, romanticism and tourism / Jose Somoza Medina --
12. English Lake District --
national park or playground? / Richard Sharpley --
13. Peak District National Park UK: contemporary complexities and challenges / David Couch [and others] --
14. A ticket to national parks? Tourism, railways, and the establishment of national parks in Sweden / Sandra Wall Reinius --
15. 'Protect, preserve, present': the role of tourism in Swedish national parks / Peter Fredman and Klas Sandell --
pt. IV. Developing world: beyond the eurocentric --
16. National parks in Indonesia: an alien construct / Janet Cochrane --
17. National parks in transition: Wuyishan Scenic Park in China / Xu Honggang and Zhang Chaozhi --
18. 'Full of rubberneck waggons and tourists': The development of tourism in South Africa's national parks and protected areas / Jane Carruthers --
pt. V. Beyond nature --
19. National parks as cultural landscapes: indigenous peoples, conservation and tourism / Heather Zeppel --
20. National Mall and Memorial Parks: past, present and future / Margaret Daniels [and others] --
pt. VI. Conclusion --
21. The future of the national park concept / C. Michael Hall and Warwick Frost.
Series Title: Contemporary geographies of leisure, tourism, and mobility.
Responsibility: edited by Warwick Frost and C. Michael Hall.

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