Contemporary Tourist Behaviour: Yourself and Others as Tourists

Contemporary Tourist Behaviour: Yourself and Others as Tourists

by David Bowen, Jackie Clarke
     
 

The behavior of tourists - what their motivations are, what impact their behavior has on the places they visit, the decisions they make - is a fundamental aspect in understanding the tourism industry as a whole. Contemporary Tourist Behaviour provides an in-depth examination of how and why tourists behave as they do, and how this is perceived by hosts and

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Overview

The behavior of tourists - what their motivations are, what impact their behavior has on the places they visit, the decisions they make - is a fundamental aspect in understanding the tourism industry as a whole. Contemporary Tourist Behaviour provides an in-depth examination of how and why tourists behave as they do, and how this is perceived by hosts and outside agencies, covering national characteristics of tourists from around the world, effects of everyday events and governmental and environmental factors, and tourists' consideration of sustainable principles.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781845935207
Publisher:
CAB International North America
Publication date:
08/01/2009
Series:
CABI Tourism Texts Series
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.70(d)

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