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The Global Political Economy of the Environment and Tourism - Gabriela Kutting

The Global Political Economy of the Environment and Tourism

Hardcover Published: 15th September 2010
ISBN: 9780230246249
Number Of Pages: 193

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This book examines how local and global environment-society relations play out in coastal communities dependent on tourism for economic survival. It analyzes the consequences of social and economic policies on remote areas and makes a case for studying the role of environmental values in global environmental governance.

Acknowledgmentsp. viii
List of Abbreviationsp. ix
p. 1
Introduction: The Global Political Economy of Tourism and Local Environment-Society Relationsp. 3
Environment, Tourism and Levels of Governancep. 16
Environment and Global Political Economyp. 37
Consumption and Equityp. 62
Case Studiesp. 87
Zakynthosp. 89
Thassosp. 114
Cavo Sidero in Cretep. 140
Conclusionp. 165
Bibliographyp. 179
Indexp. 189
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ISBN: 9780230246249
ISBN-10: 0230246249
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 193
Published: 15th September 2010
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.23 x 13.97  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.36
Edition Number: 1