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Tourism and Leisure

Current Issues and Perspectives of Development

Editors: Pechlaner, Harald, Smeral, Egon (Eds.)

  • New articles in the field of economic sciences

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About this book

The Festschrift in honor of Prof. Dr. Peter Keller, president of the International Association of Scientific Experts in Tourism (AIEST) since 1994, represents a wide range of tourism research as well as the current state of the ongoing debates in tourism as a scientific research field. The aim is to cover multiple topics and trends in travelling and to discuss future development possibilities in the leisure industry.

About the authors

Prof. Dr. Harald Pechlaner holds the Chair of Tourism and is the head of the Center for Entrepreneurship at the Catholic University of Eichstaett-Ingolstadt. Prof. Dr. Egon Smeral is economist at the Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO) in Vienna and lecturer on tourism and leisure economics.

Table of contents (23 chapters)

  • Can Tourism Qualify for Interdisciplinary Research? A European View

    Pechlaner, Harald (et al.)

    Pages 3-21

  • Challenging ‘Common Knowledge’ in Tourism – A Partial Polemic

    Beritelli, Pietro (et al.)

    Pages 23-38

  • Peter Keller: A Pioneer of a Sustainable Tourism Policy

    Müller, Hansruedi

    Pages 41-50

  • INNOTOUR: An Innovation in Tourism Policy

    Peters, Mike (et al.)

    Pages 51-64

  • Tourism Satellite Accounts as a Policy Tool – Some Critical Reflections

    Smeral, Egon

    Pages 65-71

Buy this book

eBook $69.99
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $89.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-658-06659-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Tourism and Leisure
Book Subtitle
Current Issues and Perspectives of Development
Editors
  • Harald Pechlaner
  • Egon Smeral
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Gabler Verlag
Copyright Holder
Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden
eBook ISBN
978-3-658-06660-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-658-06660-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-658-06659-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 389
Number of Illustrations and Tables
48 b/w illustrations
Topics