Empowerment for Sustainable Tourism Development

Empowerment for Sustainable Tourism Development

by Trevor H. B. Sofield, T. H. B. Sofield
     
 

ISBN-10: 0080439462

ISBN-13: 9780080439464

Pub. Date: 06/01/2003

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780080439464
Publisher:
Emerald Group Publishing
Publication date:
06/01/2003
Series:
Tourism Social Science Series
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
412
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
1Introduction1
2Tourism and Development: Theories and Relationships23
3What is Empowerment?69
4Tourism Development in the South Pacific115
5International Cooperation or Disguised Dependency? The South Pacific Region161
6Empowerment at the National Level: Solomon Islands191
7Empowerment and Disempowerment at the Village Level: Anuha Island Resort, Solomon Islands225
8Empowerment and Sustainability Through Village Ownership: The Ghol, Vanuatu259
9Sustainability Through Empowerment and an Adaptive Response: Mana Island Resort, Fiji285
10Tourism Development, Sustainability, and Empowerment333
References352
Author Index289
Subject Index393

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