Tourism in destination communities (eBook, 2003) []
skip to content
Tourism in destination communities Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Tourism in destination communities

Author: Shalini Singh; Dallen J Timothy; Ross K Dowling
Publisher: Wallingford, Oxon, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI Pub., 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This book describes both the positive and negative effects of tourism on the destination community. It examines together many of the issues and critical concepts that pertain to the relationship between destination communities and tourism. These issues include economics, society and culture, heritage identity, politics and power, indigenous rights, ethical stakeholder interactions, development theory, planning,  Read more...

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tourism in destination communities.
Wallingford, Oxon, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI Pub., 2003
(DLC) 2002005998
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shalini Singh; Dallen J Timothy; Ross K Dowling
ISBN: 0851997600 9780851997605 1280833564 9781280833564 9786610833566 6610833567
OCLC Number: 52767889
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 282 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents: Tourism and destination communities / S. Singh, D.J. Timothy and R.K. Dowling --
Destination communities : structures, resources and types / S.W. Boyd and S. Singh --
The economics of tourism in host communities / D. Ioannides --
Tourism and local society and culture / M. Fagence --
Heritage, identity and places : for tourists and host communities / G.J. Ashworth --
Politics and place : an analysis of power in tourism communities / C.M. Hall --
Self-determination : exercising indigenous rights in tourism / A.M. Johnson --
Generating goodwill in tourism through ethical stakeholder interactions / D.A. Fennell and K. Przeclawski --
Development issues in destination communities / D.J. Telfer --
Appropriate planning for tourism in destination communities : participation, incremental growth and collaboration / D.J. Timothy and C. Tosun --
Community attitudes : tourism development in natural environments / R.K. Dowling --
Local involvement in managing tourism / R. Scheyvens --
Presenting destinations : marketing host communities / G. Moscardo and P. Pearce --
Understanding tourism and destination communities / D.J. Timothy, S. Singh and R.K. Dowling.
Other Titles: Tourism and host communities
Responsibility: edited by S. Singh, D.J. Timothy, and R.K. Dowling.


Describes both the positive and negative effects of tourism on the destination community. The chapters are divided into three sections which address the relationship between tourism and the  Read more...


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.