Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: SECTION I: AN INTRODUCTION TO CULTURAL TOURISM DEVELOPMENT -- The dimensions of culture; The 'old' and 'new' phenomena of culture; Globalisation and tourism; Cultural tourism defined; Conceptualising cultural tourism. SECTION II: RESOURCE-BASED DEVELOPMENT IN CULTURAL TOURISM -- Cultural resources, attractions and destinations; The selection process for determining cultural attractions; The interpretation and presentation of cultural heritage; The cultural tourism product; The popularity of cultural heritage attractions; Cultural tourism demand; The cultural tourist and the consumption of tourist experiences; References and recommended reading; Index. Codice inventario libreria
Riassunto: Stressing the interconnectedness of tourism and culture, this valuable handbook explores what tourism industry professionals need to know to succeed. Globalization, landmark attractions, and cultural heritage are among the topics discussed from both international and local perspectives. Each chapter also concludes with a comprehensive series of self-assessment questions and a proposed task that professionals and students can do to enrich their cultural learning experience.
About the Author: Milena Ivanovic is a tourism management and development professor at the University of Johannesburg School for Tourism and Hospitality Management.
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Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Good. Cultural Tourism. Codice libro della libreria Grb0849760
Descrizione libro Juta Academic, 2009. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0702171859