Community Development Through Tourism by Sue BeetonCommunity Development Through Tourism by Sue Beeton

Community Development Through Tourism

bySue BeetonEditorSue Beeton

Paperback | September 14, 2006

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Community Development Through Tourismexamines the development of local communities through the healthy integration of community planning, business planning and tourism planning. It explores the most pertinent tourism and business theories, moving from strategic planning to community empowerment and practice. Research-based case studies are used to illustrate how things work in the real world, and the ways in which various theories can and have been applied.
Sue Beeton is Associate Professor at La Trobe University, Victoria and Director of Research for the School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management.
Title:Community Development Through TourismFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8.25 × 5.75 × 0.68 inPublished:September 14, 2006Publisher:Csiro PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0643069623

ISBN - 13:9780643069626


Table of Contents

Acknowledgments; 1) Communities and Tourism; 2) Tourism Theories and Their Relevance to Communities; 3) Strategic Tourism Planning for Communities; 4) Community-Inclusive Tourism Strategies; 5) Marketing Community Tourism; 6) Rural Tourism Communities; 7) Dealing with Crisis in Tourism Communities; 8) Developing Communities Through Tourism: Harnessing the Forces; Appendix: Communities and Ecotourism in the Year of the Outback.