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Travel and tourism in the Caribbean : challenges and opportunities for small island developing states

Author: Andrew Spencer, (Lecturer in tourism management)
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book explores the distinct nuisances and obstacles that are brought on by the tourism and travel industry within Caribbean small island developing countries (SIDS). The author explores best practices and measures that can be used to overcome or alleviate the hardship faced by the industry by giving voice to the nations that are often overshadowed or restrained by their developed counterparts. This book reflects  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Spencer, Andrew.
Travel and Tourism in the Caribbean : Challenges and Opportunities for Small Island Developing States.
Cham : Palgrave Macmillan US, ©2018
(OCoLC)1005103187
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Spencer, (Lecturer in tourism management)
ISBN: 9783319695815 3319695819
OCLC Number: 1056908345
Description: 1 online resource (132 pages)
Contents: Intro; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Tables; Chapter 1: Synopsis of the Tourism Industry Within the Caribbean; References; Chapter 2: Climate Change and the Sustainable Development of Tourism Within the Caribbean; References; Chapter 3: Tourism and Economic Realities in the Caribbean; The Tourism Economy; Cruise Tourism; Diversification of the Tourism Economy in Caribbean SIDS; Marketing; Pro-Poor Tourism; Conclusion; References; Chapter 4: Caribbean Tourism Public Perceptions and Social Realities; Perceptions: Theory and Practice; Internal Marketing and New Perceptions. Training, Education, and Gendered Considerations: Beyond Employment FiguresReferences; Chapter 5: ICT and Caribbean Tourism; ICT and Tourism: The New Frontier; Bridging the Digital Divide; Conclusion; References; Chapter 6: Concluding Remarks: The Future of Caribbean Tourism; References; Index.
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