An Introduction to Tourism - eBook

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ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-57167-839-3

Author(s): Robert W. Wyllie

Copyright year: 2012

Edition: 1st

Other Formats: Print

pages: 357

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An Introduction to Tourism offers a basic and selective guide to the academic studies of tourism and the main problems and issues associated with these, based on the literature in the field, as well as some of the author’s own data and observations. Topics include tourists, the economy, power and politics, and the environment, among others.

Chapter 1: Tourism and Tourists

Chapter 2: From Pilgrimage to Post-Tourism

Chapter 3: Hosts, Guests, and Others

Chapter 4: Tourism and Economy

Chapter 5: Selling Culture

Chapter 6: Tourism Sexscapes

Chapter 7: Tourism, Power, and Politics

Chapter 8: Tourism and Environment

Chapter 9: The Ethical Turn

Suggestions for Further Reading

Important Tourism Journals

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