Tourism: Principles, Practices and Philosophies

Tourism: Principles, Practices and Philosophies

by Robert W. McIntosh, Charles R. Goeldner

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780471841203
Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 03/28/1984
Series: Tourism-Hospitality Series
Pages: 524

Table of Contents

TOURISM OVERVIEW
Tourism in Perspective
Tourism Through the Ages
Career Opportunities
HOW TOURISM IS ORGANIZED
World, National, Regional, and Other Organizations
Passenger Transportation
Hospitality and Related Services
Organizations in the Distribution Process
Attractions, Recreation, Entertainment, and Other
UNDERSTANDING TRAVEL BEHAVIOR
Pleasure Travel Motivation
Cultural and International Tourism for Life's Enrichment
Sociology of Tourism
TOURISM SUPPLY, DEMAND, PLANNING, AND DEVELOPMENT
Tourism Components and Supply
Measuring and Forecasting Demand
Tourism's Economic Impact
Tourism Planning, Development, and Social Considerations
Tourism and the Environment
ESSENTIALS OF TOURISM RESEARCH AND MARKETING
Travel and Tourism Research
Tourism Marketing
TOURISM PROSPECTS
Tourism's Future
Appendices
Glossary
Index

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