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Tourism in Emerging Economies

The Way We Green, Sustainable, and Healthy

Authors: Fang, Wei-Ta

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  • Provides a comprehensive overview of the solutions to the growing concepts and doubt about Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Covers everything from the history of tourism to the current, well-structured operations in emerging and developing economies Illustrates and identifies notions, criticisms and debates on tourism using case studies from Asian and African

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This book bridges the gap between the vital issues of the tourism industry, practices and destinations, discussing various topics from Asian and African perspectives. Each chapter presents extensive research on tourism development and tourism education, people’s work and travel experiences, as well as broader philosophies concerning the global tourism industry’s practices and operations. In the context of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 8, 12 and 14, the book highlights the potential of tourism to contribute to economic growth, social inclusion and environmental preservation. It discusses crucial issues confronting the travel and tourism industry, presenting achievable outlines and strategy plans, and evaluating general theories, practices, and applications of social, economic and environmental aspects of management structure to maximize the cultural, social and ecological diversity of destinations and enhance the tourism experience. Providing a comprehensive guide to tourism and its related disciplines, it offers students, professors, entrepreneurs, and travel and tourism organizations insights into the trends, practices. Further, it features case studies ranging from historical and contemporary tourism to forecasts for future tourism. 

About the authors

Wei-Ta Fang is currently a Distinguished Professor and the Director of the Graduate Institute of Environmental Education at the National Taiwan Normal University, as well as the President of the Society of Wetland Scientists Asia Chapter. He is an environmental educator and the first Professional Wetland Scientist (PWS) in Asia. He received the President’s Service Award (2017 & 2011) and the Doug Wilcox Award (2015), both from the Society of Wetland Scientists. Professor Fang has also served as an Associate Editor of Wetlands (SCI journal, Springer) since 2012.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

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eBook 93,08 €
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  • ISBN 978-981-15-2463-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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Hardcover 114,39 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-15-2462-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Tourism in Emerging Economies
Book Subtitle
The Way We Green, Sustainable, and Healthy
Authors
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-15-2463-9
DOI
10.1007/978-981-15-2463-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-15-2462-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 377
Number of Illustrations
19 b/w illustrations, 51 illustrations in colour
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