Environment & Assessment

Tourism and the Environment

Regional, Economic, Cultural and Policy Issues

Editors: Briassoulis, Helen, van der Straaten, Jan (Eds.)

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There is a complex relationship between the environment and the development of tourism, which this book discusses in a thorough and informative manner. Specialists from several disciplines pay attention to the challenges of sustainable tourism, devoting their full attention to cultural, regional and policy issues. This is a revised edition that has been expanded to 22 contributions, with inclusion of the cultural element. All chapters have been updated to include new data and information added to the existing body of literature in the last 7 years. It includes new developments and new insights into the relationship between tourism and the environment. An invaluable sequel to the first edition.

Table of contents (22 chapters)

  • Tourism and the Environment: An Overview

    Briassoulis, Helen (et al.)

    Pages 1-19

  • Environmental Impacts of Tourism: A Framework for Analysis and Evaluation

    Briassoulis, Helen

    Pages 21-37

  • Tourism Development and the Natural Environment: An Economic-Ecological Model for the Sporades Islands

    Bergh, Jeroen C. J. M.

    Pages 39-58

  • A Dynamic Simulation Study of Tourism and Environment in the Yucat√°n Peninsula in Mexico

    Kandelaars, Patricia

    Pages 59-89

  • Tourism and the Environment: Some Observations on the Concept of Carrying Capacity

    Coccossis, Harry (et al.)

    Pages 91-105

Buy this book

eBook $299.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-94-015-9584-1
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  • Included format: PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $379.00
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  • ISBN 978-0-7923-6136-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $379.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-90-481-5385-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Tourism and the Environment
Book Subtitle
Regional, Economic, Cultural and Policy Issues
Editors
  • Helen Briassoulis
  • Jan van der Straaten
Series Title
Environment & Assessment
Series Volume
6
Copyright
2000
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-015-9584-1
DOI
10.1007/978-94-015-9584-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-7923-6136-7
Softcover ISBN
978-90-481-5385-5
Series ISSN
0929-0788
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
VI, 382
Topics