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Social Tourism in Europe free pdf This book, the first on social tourism in English, provides a comprehensive analysis of the various systems and practices in support of disadvantaged people's enjoyment of tourism. Combining theory and practice and a truly European perspective, this book provides an interdisciplinary approach to examine the concepts and contexts underpinning social tourism that will be a key reference point for students, practitioners and researchers. Theoretical perspectives on social tourism are assessed in the context of social inequality, sustainability, family diversity, mobility and the welfare society. The case studies cover public initiatives, charities and voluntary organisations, from a range of different countries including the UK, Ireland, Belgium, Denmark and Poland, covering the diversity of systems and practices in Europe.

About Scott McCabe

Dr Scott McCabe is Associate Professor in Tourism Management/Marketing at Nottingham University Business School. His research interests are in social equity and welfare issues in tourism, marketing communications and the tourist experience.- Dr Lynn Minnaert is a lecturer in tourism and events at the University of Surrey. Her research focuses on social tourism and social sustainability in tourism and events.- Dr Anya Diekmann is Associate Professor at the Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ULB). Her research interests include various aspects of social tourism concepts and cultural tourism.

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Author : Scott McCabe
Publisher : Channel View Publications
Data Published : 01 December 2011
ISBN : 184541232X
EAN : 9781845412326
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 216 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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