Nordic Tourism: Issues and Cases

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This book is the first comprehensive and accessible introduction to tourism in the region that links Nordic tourism research and concerns with key concepts in tourism studies. The book consists of eleven chapters dealing with issues ranging from marketing and policy to nature-based tourism, culture and the contribution of tourism to environmental change. The inclusion of case studies from leading Nordic researchers on specific destinations, attractions, resources, sectors and developments also provides a valuable...
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Overview

This book is the first comprehensive and accessible introduction to tourism in the region that links Nordic tourism research and concerns with key concepts in tourism studies. The book consists of eleven chapters dealing with issues ranging from marketing and policy to nature-based tourism, culture and the contribution of tourism to environmental change. The inclusion of case studies from leading Nordic researchers on specific destinations, attractions, resources, sectors and developments also provides a valuable learning tool for all students of tourism.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781845410940
  • Publisher: Channel View Publications
  • Publication date: 11/15/2008
  • Series: Aspects of Tourism Series , #36
  • Pages: 310
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 9.70 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

C. Michael Hall is Professor of Marketing at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand and Docent, Department of Geography at the University of Oulu, Finland. Dieter K. Müller is Professor of Social and Economic Geography at Umeå University, Sweden. Jarkko Saarinen is Professor of Human Geography at the University of Oulu, Finland.
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Table of Contents

1 Nordic Tourism: Introduction to Key Concepts 1

2 Tourism Marketing 25

3 Nordic Tourism Governance and Planning Issues 52

4 Urban Tourism 83

5 Rural Tourism: Tourism as the Last Resort? 109

6 Nature-based Tourism in Northern Wildernesses 130

7 Coastal, Marine and Ocean Tourism 153

8 Second Homes in the Nordic Countries 172

9 Culture and Tourism 197

10 Winter Tourism: Changing 'Snow Business' 224

11 The Future of Nordic Tourism: Regional and Environmental Change 243

References 266

Index 291

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