The Resource Tourism and Global Environmental Change

Tourism and Global Environmental Change

Label
Tourism and Global Environmental Change
Title
Tourism and Global Environmental Change
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
This fascinating book is the first comprehensive analysis of the economic, social and political interrelationships between tourism and global environmental change: one of the most significant issues facing humankind today. Its contributors argue that the impacts of these changes are potentially extremely serious both for the tourism industry, and for the communities dependent upon it. Divided into four main sections, this significant book explores tourism as both a contributor to global environmental change, and as one of the economic sectors potentially impacted by it. It investigates: - the t
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
338.4791
Index
no index present
LC call number
G155.A1 G67 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility
Label
Tourism and Global Environmental Change
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Book Cover; Half Title; Series Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Tables; Figures; Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1. An Introduction to Tourism and Global Environmental Change; 2. Impacts of Global Environmental Change on Tourism in the Pola Regions; 3. Global Environmental Change and Mountain Tourism; 4. Lakes and Streams; 5. Tourism and Forest Ecosystems; 6. The Coastal and Marine Environment; 7. Deserts and Savannah Regions; 8. Tourism Urbanisation and Global Environmental Change; 9. Tourism, Disease and Global Environmental Change: The Fourth Transition?; 10. Tourism and Water
  • 11. Extreme Weather Events12. Tourism, Biodiversity and Global Environmental Change; 13. The Role of Climate Information in Tourist Destination Choice Decision Making; 14. Restructuring the Tourist Industry: New Marketing Perspectives for Global Environmental Change; 15. US Ski Industry Adaptation to Climate Change: Hard, Soft and Policy Strategies; 16. The Example of the Avalanche Winter 1999 and the Storm Lotharin the
Control code
ocn437167466
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (339 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203011911
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35406215
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)437167466
  • pebco0203011910

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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