Sport Tourism Development / Edition 1

Sport Tourism Development / Edition 1

by Tom Hinch, James Higham
     
 

ISBN-10: 1873150628

ISBN-13: 9781873150627

Pub. Date: 11/28/2003

Publisher: Multilingual Matters Ltd.

Hinch (physical education and recreation, U. of Alberta, Canada) and Higham (tourism, U. of Otago, New Zealand) provide students, educators, and industry practitioners with an analysis of sport tourism. Coverage includes the development and growth of the industry, the study of sport tourism, sport tourism markets, development processes and issues, the spatial

Overview

Hinch (physical education and recreation, U. of Alberta, Canada) and Higham (tourism, U. of Otago, New Zealand) provide students, educators, and industry practitioners with an analysis of sport tourism. Coverage includes the development and growth of the industry, the study of sport tourism, sport tourism markets, development processes and issues, the spatial elements (space, place, and the environment), time elements (immediate tourist experiences, seasonal patterns and issues, evolutionary trends), and management principles. Distributed by UTP Distribution. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781873150627
Publisher:
Multilingual Matters Ltd.
Publication date:
11/28/2003
Series:
Aspects of Tourism Series , #13
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

PART I - Introduction 1. Sport tourism in times of change PART II - Foundations for sport tourism development 2. The study of sport tourism; 3. Sport tourism markets ; 4. Development processes and issues PART III - Sport tourism development and space 5. Space: Location and travel flows; 6. Place, sport and culture; 7. Environment: Landscape, resources and impacts PART IV - Sport tourism development and time 8. Sport and the tourist experience; 9. Seasonality, sport and tourism; 10. Evolutionary trends in sport tourism PART V - Conclusions 11. Management principles for sport tourism development

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