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Tourism: Principles, Practices, Philosophies / Edition 9
     

Tourism: Principles, Practices, Philosophies / Edition 9

by Charles R. Goeldner, J. R. Brent Ritchie, Robert W. McIntosh
 

ISBN-10: 0471400610

ISBN-13: 9780471400615

Pub. Date: 09/20/2002

Publisher: Wiley

The 12th Edition of Tourism: Principles, Practices, Philosophies explores major concepts in tourism, what makes tourism possible, and how tourism can become an important factor in the wealth of any nation. Written in global terms, it provides an overview of the principles, practices, and philosophies that affect the cultural, social, economic,

Overview

The 12th Edition of Tourism: Principles, Practices, Philosophies explores major concepts in tourism, what makes tourism possible, and how tourism can become an important factor in the wealth of any nation. Written in global terms, it provides an overview of the principles, practices, and philosophies that affect the cultural, social, economic, psychological, and marketing aspects of human travel and the tourism industry. Among the topics given expanded coverage in this edition are: B&Bs, time shares, meetings and conventions, sustainable tourism, climate change, social media, and mobile marketing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471400615
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/20/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
7.56(w) x 9.54(h) x 1.33(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Tourism in Perspective

Chapter 2 Tourism Through the Ages

Chapter 3 Career Opportunities

Chapter 4 World, National, Regional, and Other Organizations

Chapter 5 Passenger Transportation

Chapter 6 Hospitality and Related Services

Chapter 7 Organizations in the Distribution Process

Chapter 8 Attractions, Recreation, Entertainment, and Other

Chapter 9 Pleasure Travel Motivation

Chapter 10 Cultural and International Tourism for Life's Enrichment

Chapter 11 Sociology of Tourism

Chapter 12 Tourism Components and Supply

Chapter 13 Measuring and Forecasting Demand

Chapter 14 Tourism's Economic Impact

Chapter 15 Tourism Policy: Structure, Content, and Process

Chapter 16 Tourism Planning, Development, and Social Considerations

Chapter 17 Tourism and the Environment

Chapter 18 Travel and Tourism Research

Chapter 19 Tourism Marketing

Chapter 20 Tourism's Future

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