Dimensions of the Hospitality Industry / Edition 3

Dimensions of the Hospitality Industry / Edition 3

by Paul R. Dittmer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0471384798

ISBN-13: 2900471384792

Pub. Date: 09/28/2001

Publisher: Wiley

Dimensions of the Hospitality Industry offers a broad survey of today's burgeoning hospitality industry. Organized into seven major sections, the new edition covers the history of the industry and provides an introduction to the management and operation of its three principal segments: food and beverage; lodging; and travel and tourism. It also presents an

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Dimensions of the Hospitality Industry offers a broad survey of today's burgeoning hospitality industry. Organized into seven major sections, the new edition covers the history of the industry and provides an introduction to the management and operation of its three principal segments: food and beverage; lodging; and travel and tourism. It also presents an insightful discussion of the significant issues facing managers now and in the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900471384792
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/28/2001
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
488

Table of Contents


Preface.Acknowledgments.
PART I: INTRODUCTION.
Dimensions of the Hospitality Industry: A Career Overview.
PART II: FOUNDATIONS.
Hospitality Foundations: Early Development of the Hospitality Industry.
The Hospitality Industry in the United States: The Twentieth Century.
PART III: FOOD AND BEVERAGE PERSPECTIVES.
Dimensions of Food and Beverage.
Food and Beverage Facilities.
Food and Beverage Operations.
PART IV: LODGING PERSPECTIVES.
Dimensions of Lodging.
Lodging Facilities.
Lodging Operations.
PART V: HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT PERSPECTIVES.
Hospitality Operations Management.
PART VI: TRAVEL AND TOURISM PERSPECTIVES.
Dimensions of Travel and Tourism.
Travel Services.
Recreation, Entertainment, and Other Tourism Attractions.
PART VII: FUTURE PERSPECTIVES.
Hospitality and Tourism Tomorrow: An Issues Overview.
Glossary.
Index.

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