The Resource Volunteer tourism : theoretical frameworks and practical applications, edited by Angela M. Benson

Volunteer tourism : theoretical frameworks and practical applications, edited by Angela M. Benson

Label
Volunteer tourism : theoretical frameworks and practical applications
Title
Volunteer tourism
Title remainder
theoretical frameworks and practical applications
Statement of responsibility
edited by Angela M. Benson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Volunteer Tourism is one of the major growth areas in contemporary tourism, where tourists for various reasons seek alternative goodwill experiences and activities. There has been a surge in volunteer programmes offered in range of destinations organised
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
361.3/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G156.5.V64
LC item number
V65 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary geographies of leisure, tourism and mobility
Label
Volunteer tourism : theoretical frameworks and practical applications, edited by Angela M. Benson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Volunteer tourism: theory and practice / Angela M. Benson -- Understanding voluntourism: a Glaserian grounded theory study / Joë Alexander and Ali Bakir -- VOLUNtourists versus volunTOURISTS: a true dichotomy or merely a differing perception? / Bilge Daldeniz and Mark P. Hampton -- Journeys of the self: volunteer tourists in Nepal / Eugenia Wickens -- Young non-institutionalised volunteer tourists in Guatemala: exploring youth and self-development / Christian Schott -- Developing and promoting sustainable volunteer tourism sites in Sabah, Malaysia: experiences, dimensions and tourists' motives / Jennifer Kim Lian Chan -- Volunteer tourism as a life-changing experience / Anne Zahra -- Self and society in voluntourism: a thirty-year retrospective analysis of post-trip self-development of volunteer tourists to the Israeli kibbutz / David Mittelberg and Michal Palgi -- Volunteer tourism and divers with disabilities: evidence from Malaysia / Caroline A. Walsh and Mark P. Hampton -- Profiling volunteer holiday leaders: a case study of National Trust working holiday leaders -- socio-demographics, basic human values and functional volunteer motivations / Steven Jackson -- Volunteer archaeological tourism: an overview / Jamie Kaminski, David B. Arnold and Angela M. Benson -- Managing volunteers: an application of ISO 31000:2009 risk management -- principles and guidelines to the management of volunteers in tourism and beyond / Tracey J. Dickson -- Volunteer tourism and intercultural exchange: exploring the 'Other' in the experience / Stephen Wearing and Simone Grabowski -- Volunteer tourism: how do we know it is 'making a difference'? / Joanne Ingram -- How does it make a difference? Towards 'accreditation' of the development impact of volunteer tourism / Liam Fee and Anna Mdee-- Volunteer tourism: structuring the research agenda / Angela M. Benson
Control code
ocn705930545
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283044912
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
3345680
Other physical details
illustrations
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304491
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b2534562x
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)705930545
  • pebco0203854268

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