Capa do Livro Tourism Theory - Sobek de Alcântara

Tourism Theory - Sobek de Alcântara

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Tourism Theory: A Comprehensive Introduction

By Sobek de Alcântara

Introduction

Tourism is a global phenomenon that has a profound impact on economies, societies, and cultures around the world. In order to understand the complex nature of tourism, it is essential to have a solid foundation in tourism theory. This book provides a comprehensive introduction to tourism theory, covering a wide range of topics from the history of tourism to the latest developments in the field.

Key Concepts in Tourism Theory

The book begins by introducing key concepts in tourism theory, such as the definition of tourism, the different types of tourism, and the economic, social, and cultural impacts of tourism. It also discusses the role of tourism in sustainable development and the importance of responsible tourism practices.

The History of Tourism

The book then provides a historical overview of tourism, from its origins in the Grand Tour of the 18th century to the mass tourism of the 20th century. It discusses the factors that have driven the growth of tourism, such as the development of transportation and the rise of the middle class.

Theories of Tourism

The book presents a variety of theories of tourism, including economic theories, sociological theories, and psychological theories. It discusses the strengths and weaknesses of each theory and how they can be used to understand different aspects of tourism.

The Future of Tourism

The book concludes by looking at the future of tourism. It discusses the challenges and opportunities facing the tourism industry, such as climate change, globalization, and the rise of new technologies. It also provides recommendations for how to make tourism more sustainable and responsible.

Why You Should Read This Book

This book is an essential resource for anyone who wants to understand the complex nature of tourism. It provides a comprehensive introduction to tourism theory, covering a wide range of topics from the history of tourism to the latest developments in the field. The book is written in a clear and accessible style, making it ideal for students, researchers, and practitioners alike.

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