Rural Tourism And Sustaninable Business

Overview

Rural Tourism and Sustainable Business represents a high quality text integrating the latest thinking on the evolving strategic roles of rural tourism and its role in sustainable business development. It provides readily accessible material drawn from a range of environmental and cultural contexts and draws attention to the nature and interrelationships between local and global issues in rural tourism and development.
Read More Show Less
...
See more details below
Paperback
$64.34
BN.com price
(Save 8%)$69.95 List Price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (5) from $45.89   
  • New (3) from $45.89   
  • Used (2) from $64.70   
Rural Tourism and Sustainable Business

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK
  • NOOK HD/HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$13.99
BN.com price
(Save 44%)$25.00 List Price

Overview

Rural Tourism and Sustainable Business represents a high quality text integrating the latest thinking on the evolving strategic roles of rural tourism and its role in sustainable business development. It provides readily accessible material drawn from a range of environmental and cultural contexts and draws attention to the nature and interrelationships between local and global issues in rural tourism and development.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781845410117
  • Publisher: Multilingual Matters Ltd.
  • Publication date: 6/1/2005
  • Series: Aspects of Tourism Ser.
  • Pages: 384
  • Product dimensions: 6.12 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.86 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Rural tourism as sustainable business : key themes and issues 3
2 Rural tourism policy : European perspectives 17
3 Rural tourism business : a North American overview 41
4 Legislative frameworks for rural tourism : comparative studies from Spain 63
5 Effective marketing for rural tourism 87
6 Exploitation of ICT for rural tourism enterprises : the case of Aragon, Spain 103
7 Co-operative marketing structures in rural tourism : the Irish case 121
8 Regional co-operation in rural theme trails 137
9 Rural wine and food tourism cluster and network development 149
10 Globalisation, rural tourism and community power 165
11 The development of tourism businesses in rural communities : the case of the Maroons of Jamaica 180
12 Farm tourism co-operation in Taiwan 201
13 Quality as a key driver in sustainable rural tourism businesses 227
14 Rural tourism businesses and environmental management systems 249
15 Researching the links between environmental quality kite marks and local tourism business performance : a discourse analysis of the Welsh rural beach quality 'Green Coast Award' 268
16 Entrepreneurial personality traits in managing rural tourism and sustainable business 287
17 Business development, rural tourism and the implications of milieu 305
18 Sustainable rural tourism business practice : progress and policy in South East Cornwall 323
19 Rural tourism business as sustained and sustainable development? 353
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)