Business & Economics Books:

Ecotourism

Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Here are some other products you might consider...

Ecotourism

Format

Paperback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Ecotourism by David A Fennell
Unavailable
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Description

Focusing on an array of economic, social and ecological inconsistencies that continue to plague ecotourism in theory and practice, this book examines ecotourism in reference to other related forms of tourism, impacts, conservation, sustainability, education and interpretation, policy and governance, and the ethical imperative of ecotourism as these apply to the world's greenest form of tourism. This revised edition includes: new information on the magnitude of the tourism industry, nature-based tourism and the pros and cons of mass ecotourism revised chapters on development, economics, marketing, policy, ecotourism in practice and biodiversity conservation a section on governance models, ecotourism programmes, operators and guides, interpretation, certification, and ecolodge design a discussion of ecotourism as an ethical or responsible form of tourism approximately 300 new references. It includes case studies and considers the perspectives of many adjacent fields, including geography, economics, business, philosophy, biology, and environmental studies.

Table of Contents

1. The Nature of Tourism 2. Ecotourism and Ecotourists 3. Natural Resources, Conservation and Parks: The Foundations of Ecotourism 4. The Social and Ecological Impacts of Tourism 5. From Policy to Professionalism 6. The Economics, Marketing and Management of Ecotourism 7. Ecotourism Programme Planning 8. Ecotourism Development: International, Community and Site Perspectives 9. The Role of Ethics in Ecotourism 10. Conclusion

Author Biography

David Fennell teaches and researches mainly in the areas of ecotourism and tourism ethics at Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada. He is the founding Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Ecotourism, and is an active member on editorial boards of many academic journals.
Release date NZ
November 15th, 2007
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Edition
3rd Revised edition
Illustrations
44 black & white illustrations, 27 black & white tables, 20 black & white halftones, 24 black & white line drawings
Imprint
Routledge
Pages
304
ISBN-13
9780415429313
Product ID
1683497

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...

Buy this and earn 600 Banana Points