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The social impacts of tourism a review of the literature with special emphasis on New Zealand : a report prepared for the Tourism Policy Group by Rob Lawson

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Published by The Group in [Wellington, N.Z.] .
Written in English



  • New Zealand.


  • Tourism -- Social aspects -- New Zealand.,
  • Tourism -- Social aspects.

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Statementprepared by Rob Lawson, Tracy Merrett, John Williams.
ContributionsMerrett, Tracy., Williams, John, 1966-, New Zealand. Tourism Policy Group.
LC ClassificationsG155.N5 L38 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination35, [10] p. ;
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL91245M
ISBN 100478003447
LC Control Number99201103

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Social change and the growth of tourism Learning objectives Definitions of tourism and tourists This book is an introductory text to tourism planning and management at undergraduate level, however, some understanding of the nature of tourism is When discussing the impacts of tourism, a classification involving terms such.   Socio-cultural Impacts of Tourism  Social impacts of tourism refers to changes in the lives of people living in destination communities.  Cultural impacts of tourism refers to changes in the arts, artifacts, customs, rituals, and architecture of a people.  The term socio-cultural impactssocio-cultural impacts refers to changes to resident’s everyday experiences, as well as to their values, way . This book, after a brief discussion of the nature of tourism and tourists, examines the conceptual frameworks of tourism and evaluates the adequacy of impact methodologies currently in use. Three chapters in turn focus on the economic, physical, and social impacts of tourism. An example of the social impacts of tourism on the host community can be seen in a case study done on Kaniki point resort in the Philippines. The resort is a world-class scuba diving and ecotourism resort located on a small island Kaniki near Basuanga in the Camalan group of Palawan in the Philippines.