Sustainable Tourism Principles, Contexts and Practices Author: David A. Fennell, Chris Cooper

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29 Feb 2020
Aspects of Tourism Texts
Channel View Publications
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This new textbook provides a comprehensive overview of sustainable tourism framed around the UN’s sustainable development goals. It examines the origins and dimensions of sustainable tourism and offers a detailed account of sustainable initiatives and management across destinations, the tourism industry, public sector and leading agencies. The book explores the principal values and priorities in sustainable development through a better understanding of values, ethics and human nature. It covers a broad range of studies from an array of disciplinary perspectives and includes learning objectives, discussion questions and international case studies throughout. It is an important text for students and researchers in tourism and sustainability.

Author Biography:

David A. Fennell is a Professor in the Department of Geography and Tourism Studies, Brock University, Canada. He is the editor of the Journal of Ecotourism.

Chris Cooper is a Professor in the School of Events, Tourism and Hospitality Management, Leeds Beckett University, UK. He is co-editor of Current Issues in Tourism.

Readership Level:

Postgraduate, Research / Professional, Undergraduate, Text

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