Cities and Visitors: Regulating People, Markets, and City Space / Edition 1

Cities and Visitors: Regulating People, Markets, and City Space / Edition 1

by Lily M. Hoffman, Susan S. Fainstein, Dennis R. Judd
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405100583

ISBN-13: 9781405100588

Pub. Date: 11/17/2003

Publisher: Wiley

The authors of this book use regulation theory to bring theoretical focus and analytic clarity to the study of urban tourism.

  • Provides a unifying analytic framework for the study of urban tourism.
  • Brings urban tourism into focus as an important political, economic and cultural phenomenon.
  • Presents original essays written by established scholars,

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Overview

The authors of this book use regulation theory to bring theoretical focus and analytic clarity to the study of urban tourism.

  • Provides a unifying analytic framework for the study of urban tourism.
  • Brings urban tourism into focus as an important political, economic and cultural phenomenon.
  • Presents original essays written by established scholars, including studies of Venice, Mexico, Montreal, New York, Los Angeles, London, Barcelona, Berlin, Amsterdam, Paris, and Australia's Gold Coast.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405100588
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/17/2003
Series:
Studies in Urban and Social Change Series, #11
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
9.21(w) x 6.14(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations vii

List of Tables ix

List of Contributors xi

Series Editors' Preface xv

Preface xvi

Introduction 1
Susan S. Fainstein, Lily M. Hoffman, and Dennis R. Judd

Part I: Regulating Visitors 21

1 Visitors and the Spatial Ecology of the City
Dennis R. Judd 23

2 Cities, Security, and Visitors: Managing Mega-Events in France
Sophie Body-Gendrot 39

3 Sociological Theories of Tourism and Regulation Theory
Nicolò Costa and Guido Martinotti 53

Part II: Regulating City Space 73

4 Amsterdam: It’s All in the Mix
Pieter Terhorst, Jacques van de Ven, and Leon Deben 75

5 Revalorizing the Inner City: Tourism and Regulation in Harlem
Lily M. Hoffman 91

6 Barcelona: Governing Coalitions, Visitors, and the Changing City Center
Marisol García and Núria Claver 113

7 The Evolution of Australian Tourism Urbanization
Patrick Mullins 126

Part III: Regulating Labor Markets 143

8 Regulating Hospitality: Tourism Workers in New York and Los Angeles
David L. Gladstone and Susan S. Fainstein 145

9 Shaping the Tourism Labor Market in Montreal
Marc V. Levine 167

Part IV: Regulating the Tourism Industry 185

10 Mexico: Tensions in the Fordist Model of Tourism Development
Daniel Hiernaux-Nicolas 187

11 The New Berlin: Marketing the City of Dreams
Hartmut Häussermann and Claire Colomb 200

12 Museums as Flagships of Urban Development
Chris Hamnett and Noam Shoval 219

Part V: Conclusion 237

13 Making Theoretical Sense of Tourism
Susan S. Fainstein, Lily M. Hoffman, and Dennis R. Judd 239

Index 254

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