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Title The tourist city / edited by Dennis R. Judd and Susan S. Fainstein.
Imprint New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, [1999]

Subject Tourism.
Tourism and city planning.
City promotion.
Alt Name Judd, Dennis R.
Fainstein, Susan S.
Description 340 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents Global forces, local strategies, and urban tourism / Susan S. Fainstein and Dennis R. Judd -- Evaluating urban tourism / Susan S. Fainstein and David Gladstone -- Constructing the tourist bubble / Dennis R. Judd -- Marketing cities for tourism / Briavel Holcomb -- Sensing the city / John Urry -- Walt Disney World and Orlando: deregulation as a strategy for tourism / Richard Foglesong -- Las Vegas: casino gambling and local culture / Robert E. Parker -- Cancún bliss / Daniel Hiernaux-Nicolas -- The city: strategic site for the global entertainment industry / Saskia Sassen and Frank Roost -- The new Boston discovers the old: tourism and the struggle for a livable city / Bruce Ehrlich and Peter Dreier -- Culture meets commerce: tourism in postcommunist Prague / Lily M. Hoffman and Jiří Musil -- Tourism in Jerusalem: a place to pray / Arie Shachar and Noam Shoval -- Tourism and sports: the serious competition for play / Charles C. Euchner -- Riverboat gambling, tourism, and economic development / Sabina Deitrick, Robert A. Beauregard, and Cheryl Zarlenga Kerchis -- International tourism and the cities of Southeast Asia / Patrick Mullins -- Cities as places to play / Susan S. Fainstein and Dennis R. Judd.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-332) and index.
ISBN 0300074050
0300078463 (pbk.)
OCLC # 39747283
Table of Contents
 Global Forces, Local Strategies, and Urban Tourism / Susan S. Fainstein, Dennis R. Judd1
Pt. IThe Political Economy of Tourism 
  Evaluating Urban Tourism / Susan S. Fainstein, David Gladstone21
  Constructing the Tourist Bubble / Dennis R. Judd35
  Marketing Cities for Tourism / Briavel Holcomb54
  Sensing the City / John Urry71
Pt. IIConstructing Cities as Theme Parks 
  Walt Disney World and Orlando: Deregulation as a Strategy for Tourism / Richard Foglesong89
  Las Vegas: Casino Gambling and Local Culture / Robert E. Parker107
  Cancun Bliss / Daniel Hiernaux-Nicolas124
Pt. IIIConverting Cities into Tourist Sites 
  The City: Strategic Site for the Global Entertainment Industry / Saskia Sassen, Frank Roost143
  The New Boston Discovers the Old: Tourism and the Struggle for a Livable City / Bruce Ehrlich, Peter Dreier155
  Culture Meets Commerce: Tourism in Postcommunist Prague / Lily M. Hoffman, Jiri Musil179
  Tourism in Jerusalem: A Place to Pray / Arie Shachar, Noam Shoval198
Pt. IVTourism Strategies 
  Tourism and Sports: The Serious Competition for Play / Charles C. Euchner215
  Riverboat Gambling, Tourism, and Economic Development / Sabina Deitrick, Robert A. Beauregard, Cheryl Zarlenga Kerchis233
  International Tourism and the Cities of Southeast Asia / Patrick Mullins245
  Cities as Places to Play / Susan S. Fainstein, Dennis R. Judd261

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