Niche Tourism: an introduction

Robinson, M. and Novelli, M. (2005) Niche Tourism: an introduction In: Novelli, M., ed. Niche Tourism: contemporary issues, trends and cases. Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd., Oxford, UK, pp. 1-14. ISBN 075066133X

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Abstract

Niche Tourism examines one of the fastest growing areas within the tourism sector. This book provides an integrated picture of speciality/niche tourism as a whole looking at both the 'macro' and 'micro' niche area. It has a comprehensive theoretical framework, and discusses initiatives, policies and strategies adopted internationally. With an emphasis on linking theory to practice, it is underpinned by up-to-date international case studies from around the world. Divided into 3 parts, it covers a variety of aspects under the headings of special interest tourism, tradition and culture base tourism and activity-based tourism. * The only book to provide an integrated picture of speciality/niche tourism as a whole * Examines one of the fastest growing areas of the tourism sector * Looks at a vast array of aspects of tourism from dark tourism, looking at 'ground zero' in the US, gastronomic tourism in the Yarra Valley Australia, to tribal tourism in Africa.

Item Type: Chapter in book
Subjects: N000 Business and Management > N800 Travel, Tourism and Transport Management > N890 Travel, Tourism and Transport Management not elsewhere classified
N000 Business and Management > N800 Travel, Tourism and Transport Management > N860 Tourism Management
Faculties: Brighton Business School
Faculty of Education and Sport > School of Service Management
Faculty of Education and Sport > School of Service Management > CENTOPS
Depositing User: Mrs Mercedita Hoare
Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2008
Last Modified: 11 Jul 2013 15:48
URI: http://eprints.brighton.ac.uk/id/eprint/4460

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