The Global Political Economy of the Environment and Tourism by G. KüttingThe Global Political Economy of the Environment and Tourism by G. Kütting

The Global Political Economy of the Environment and Tourism

byG. Kütting

Hardcover | July 16, 2010

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This book examines how local and global environment-society relations play out in coastal communities dependent on tourism for economic survival. It analyzes the consequences of social and economic policies on remote areas and makes a case for studying the role of environmental values in global environmental governance.

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GABRIELA KÜTTING is Associate Professor of Political Science at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark, USA. She has published extensively in the field of global environmental politics including Environment, Society and International Relations, Globalization and Environment, and Environmental Governance, Power and Knowled...

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Title:The Global Political Economy of the Environment and TourismFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.02 inPublished:July 16, 2010Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230246249

ISBN - 13:9780230246249

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
List of Abbreviations
Maps/Photos
PART I
Introduction
Environment, Tourism and Levels of Governance
Environment and Global Political Economy
Consumption and Equity
PART II: CASE STUDIES
Zakynthos
Thassos
Cavo Sidero
Conclusion
Bibliography