Exploring the Hospitality Industry / Edition 2

Exploring the Hospitality Industry / Edition 2

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by John R. Walker
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0135118859

ISBN-13: 9780135118856

Pub. Date: 01/10/2011

Publisher: Pearson

Exploring the Hospitality Industry, 2e offers broad coverage of the hospitality industry in an easy-to-read, conversational style. Written by best-selling author John Walker, this book is less theoretical and more industry-relevant than most–emphasizing the people, companies, and positions that make up the hospitality industry today.

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Exploring the Hospitality Industry, 2e offers broad coverage of the hospitality industry in an easy-to-read, conversational style. Written by best-selling author John Walker, this book is less theoretical and more industry-relevant than most–emphasizing the people, companies, and positions that make up the hospitality industry today. Moving beyond just restaurants and hotels, it includes new growth areas such as event management, meeting planning, cruising, theme parks, attractions and entertainment. With a new focus on sustainability, this edition features case studies, practitioners and corporations that engage and involve readers as they explore the trends in this ever-growing field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780135118856
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/10/2011
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
787,631
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: HOSPITALITY, TOURISM, AND TRAVEL

1. Hospitality Spirit

2. Tourism

3. Why People Travel

PART II: LODGING AND CRUISING

4. Lodging

5. Lodging Operations

6. Cruising

PART III: FOOD AND BEVERAGE SERVICE AND MANAGEMENT

7. Restaurants

8. Restaurant Operations

9. Managed Services

10. Beverages

PART IV: CLUB MANAGEMENT, ATTRACTIONS, AND RECREATION

11. Clubs

12. Theme Parks and Attractions

13. Gaming Entertainment

PART V: ASSEMBLIES AND EVENT MANAGEMENT

14. Meetings, Conventions, and Expositions

15. Special Events

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