Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume


From Empirical Research Towards Practical Application

Edited by Leszek Butowski

Lodz University of Technology, Poland

Tourism is that area of activity of contemporary man that touches on various fields of human interest. Representatives of numerous academic disciplines find it intriguing for its exceptionally interdisciplinary character. Conditions for and consequences of the development of tourism are investigated, among others, by economists, geographers, sociologists, experts in culture, anthropologists, management and social policy specialists and even by representatives of some natural sciences. Researchers dealing with tourism need to meet strict methodological requirements, but they get access to a very interesting subject of scientific inquiry, which combines social, cultural, economic and environmental aspects to create an ontologically new quality offering epistemological challenges.

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TourismFrom Empirical Research Towards Practical ApplicationEdited by Leszek Butowski

Published: May 4th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/61385

ISBN: 978-953-51-2281-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4202-7

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

24982 Total Chapter Downloads

39 Crossref Citations

56 Web of Science Citations

76 Dimensions Citations


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1. Community Participation toward Tourism Development and Conservation Program in Rural World Heritage Sites

By S. Mostafa Rasoolimanesh and Mastura Jaafar


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2. Community Development Strategies for Tourism Development in Langkawi Islands, Malaysia

By Azizan Marzuki and Joanne Khoo


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3. Ecotourism and Its Role in Sustainable Development of Nepal

By Anup K. C.


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4. Tourism Carrying Capacity for Beaches of South Andaman Island, India

By R. Sridhar, E. Yuvaraj, V. Sachithanandam, T. Mageswaran, R. Purvaja and R. Ramesh


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5. Assessing Potential Areas of Ecotourism through a Case Study in Ilgaz Mountain National Park

By Mehmet Cetin and Hakan Sevik


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6. Tourism, Competitiveness and Economic Growth: A New Analytical Model

By María del P. Pablo-Romero, Palma Gómez-Calero and Javier Sánchez-Rivas


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7. Interaction between Cultural/Creative Tourism and Tourism/ Cultural Heritage Industries

By Dr. Jurėnienė Virginija


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8. Tourism and Immigration: The European Contribution to the Invention of Landscape and Hotel Industry in the Atacama Desert During the Nitrate Epoch, 1880–1930

By José Antonio González Pizarro


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