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Empowerment for sustainable tourism development

Trevor H. B. Sofield

Empowerment for sustainable tourism development

by Trevor H. B. Sofield

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Published by Pergamon in Amsterdam, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tourism,
  • Tourism -- Economic aspects,
  • Sustainable development

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [352]-388).

    StatementTrevor H.B. Sofield.
    SeriesTourism social science series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG155.A1 S586 2003, G155.A1 S586 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 401 p. :
    Number of Pages401
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17723280M
    ISBN 100080439462
    LC Control Number2003040553

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    Empowerment of the community will become a main key for tourism development because with empowerment and involvement of the community in tourism development, the community where the tourism is developed will participate in keeping their culture and nature so that at the end the sustainable tourism development will be reached and maintain. Â Cited by: Buy Community, Empowerment and Sustainable Development (Converging World) 1st by John Blewitt, John Blewitt (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.3/5(1).

      With this gap in mind, this study sought to test the widely held notion that empowerment discrepancies exist between men and women in tourism development. Discrepancies in psychological, social and political empowerment were tested for using the item Resident Empowerment through Tourism Scale (RETS).Cited by: This book presents case studies of seven destinations that serve to illustrate the real world of ecotourism. It examines ecotourism's feasibility for economic development and environmental protection in developing countries and takes a look Ecotourism is defined as responsible travel in natural areas which conserves the environment and improves /5.


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