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Title Tourism alternatives : potentials and problems in the development of tourism / edited by Valene L. Smith and William R. Eadington.
Imprint Philadelphia, PA : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1992.

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Series Publication of the International Academy for the Study of Tourism
Publication of the International Academy For the Study of Tourism.
Subject Tourism.
Alt Name Eadington, William R.
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Series Publication of the International Academy for the Study of Tourism
Publication of the International Academy For the Study of Tourism.
Subject Tourism.
Alt Name Eadington, William R.
Description 1 online resource (xv, 253 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-245) and index.
Contents Preface / Valene L. Smith and William R. Eadington -- Introduction: The Emergence of Alternative Forms of Tourism / William R. Eadington and Valene L. Smith -- pt. I. Theoretical Perspectives. 1. Alternative Tourism: Concepts, Classifications, and Questions / Douglas G. Pearce. 2. Alternative Tourism: The Thin End of the Wedge / Richard Butler. 3. Making the Alternative Sustainable: Lessons from Development for Tourism / Emanuel De Kadt. 4. Alternative Tourism: Tourism and Sustainable Resource Management / John J. Pigram. 5. International Tourism Reconsidered: The Principle of the Alternative / Marie-Francoise Lanfant and Nelson H.H. Graburn -- pt. II. Case Studies. 6. Tourism as an Element in Sustainable Development: Hana, Maui / Bryan Farrell. 7. Boracay, Philippines: A Case Study in "Alternative" Tourism / Valene L. Smith. 8. Predisposition Toward Alternative Forms of Tourism Among Tourists Visiting Barbados: Some Preliminary Observations / Graham Dann. 9. Tourism by Train: Its Role in Alternative Tourism / Martinus J. Kosters. 10. Tourism Alternatives in an Era of Global Climatic Change / Geoffrey Wall -- Epilogue: A Research Agenda on the Variability of Tourism / Dennison Nash.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212
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Summary Tourism Alternatives is a provocative and important book that will be of interest to tourism planners at all levels of government and private enterprise and to scholars and students in the fields of tourism and resort development.
ISBN 0585127298 (electronic bk.)
9780585127293 (electronic bk.)
0812231481 (cloth)
9780812231489 (cloth)
0812213912 (pbk.)
9780812213911 (pbk.)
9781512807462
151280746X
OCLC # 44956107
Additional Format Print version: Tourism alternatives. Philadelphia, PA : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1992 0812231481 (DLC) 92010657 (OCoLC)25629190
Table of Contents
 List of Tables and Figures 
 List of Contributors 
 Preface / Valene L. Smith, William R. Eadington 
 Introduction: The Emergence of Alternative Forms of Tourism / William R. Eadington, Valene L. Smith1
Pt. ITheoretical Perspectives13
 1Alternative Tourism: Concepts, Classifications, and Questions / Douglas G. Pearce15
 2Alternative Tourism: The Thin End of the Wedge / Richard Butler31
 3Making the Alternative Sustainable: Lessons from Development for Tourism / Emanuel De Kadt47
 4Alternative Tourism: Tourism and Sustainable Resource Management / John J. Pigram76
 5International Tourism Reconsidered: The Principle of the Alternative / Marie-Francoise Lanfant, Nelson H. H. Graburn88
Pt. IICase Studies113
 6Tourism as an Element in Sustainable Development: Hana, Maui / Bryan Farrell115
 7Boracay, Philippines: A Case Study in "Alternative" Tourism / Valene L. Smith133
 8Predisposition Toward Alternative Forms of Tourism Among Tourists Visiting Barbados: Some Preliminary Observations / Graham Dann158
 9Tourism by Train: Its Role in Alternative Tourism / Martinus J. Kosters180
 10Tourism Alternatives in an Era of Global Climatic Change / Geoffrey Wall194
 Epilogue: A Research Agenda on the Variability of Tourism / Dennison Nash216
 References227
 Author Index247
 Subject Index251


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