Download Regards croisés sur le tourisme social dans le monde: by Anya Diekmann,Louis Jolin PDF

By Anya Diekmann,Louis Jolin

Cet ouvrage livre un examen critique du huge éventail des pratiques du tourisme social à l’échelle mondiale en présentant des analyses de contextes nationaux, des évaluations d'impacts et une mise en standpoint d’expériences et de réalisations. Il réunit des contributions au colloque organisé par l’Alliance de formation et de recherche en tourisme social à Bruxelles en mai 2012, mais aussi des textes originaux.

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Download Lady on the Hill: How Biltmore Estate Became an American by Howard E. Covington PDF

By Howard E. Covington

"What William Cecil has entire at Biltmore property is likely one of the nice renovation luck tales of all time. He has set a excessive usual for what all historical residence museums attempt for: magnificently preserved constructions and grounds, attractive interpretation, and--perhaps such a lot tough of all--economic self-sufficiency. it's no shock that Biltmore property is widely known as one in all America's most interesting locations to visit."
--Richard Moe, President of the nationwide belief for historical Preservation

"Biltmore is an excellent nationwide historical landmark that, via artistic imaginative and prescient and entrepreneurial administration, preserves and gives perception right into a lifestyle within the early 1900s. invoice is the inventive and multifaceted chief who has equipped this nice monument to counterpoint his group. George and that i recognize his commitment and success."
--George and Abby Rockefeller O'Neill

"Bill Cecil and his staff at Biltmore property have definite proved that they understand how to construct a profitable enterprise. They did it the old school means: include a daring concept that others stated couldn't be performed and--through dedication, decision, and tough work--bring it to existence. Their fulfillment opposed to the percentages is inspiring, and their imaginative and prescient and perseverance are beneficial classes to us all."
--Don Logan, Chairman, Media & Communications workforce, Time Warner

"If George Vanderbilt did not anything greater than interact the 2 such a lot favourite and storied designers in their time, architect Richard Morris Hunt and panorama architect Frederick legislation Olmsted, to hold out his imaginative and prescient of a eu property within the southern Appalachians, he might have created an American icon. the great thing about the tactic during which the property was once achieved and, even this day, the meticulous cognizance to aspect, within the presentation and care of the property via William Cecil, have introduced heritage to life."
--Gary J. Walters, leader Usher, The White House

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Download Preservation, Tourism and Nationalism: The Jewel of the by Joshua Hagen PDF

By Joshua Hagen

on the grounds that its discovery via German romantics and nationalists, Rothenburg has been a longtime icon of the German kingdom and its medieval prior. via tracing Rothenburg's historic improvement as a spot of nationwide significance, this booklet examines the cultural politics of old maintenance and tourism regularly. In exploring the moving perform and significance of tourism in Rothenburg and the way this pertains to broader debates approximately German tradition and id, protection, Tourism and Nationalism deals an enormous and unique point of view at the altering dynamics of romanticized historic landscapes and the way occasions are used to extra nationwide, cultural and political agendas. It additionally analyses the altering practices of historic renovation, and particularly, how old upkeep in Rothenburg displays a wish to make it extra ancient and extra German. With very important insights into what it ability to be German, how Germans relate to the prior and the way the solutions to those questions have replaced through the years, this richly illustrated and particular quantity bargains an immense narrative of the increase, evolution and contestation of reminiscence in German culture.

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Download Collaborative Economy and Tourism: Perspectives, Politics, by Dianne Dredge,Szilvia Gyimóthy PDF

By Dianne Dredge,Szilvia Gyimóthy

This publication employs an interdisciplinary, cross-sectoral lens to discover the collaborative dynamics which are at present disrupting, re-creating and remodeling the creation and intake of tourism. residence swapping, ridesharing, voluntourism, couchsurfing, dinner webhosting, social company and related phenomena are between those collective options in tourism which are shaking the very bedrock of an commercial method that has been often sustained alongside advertisement price chains.


To date there was little or no research of those tendencies, that have been encouraged through, among different issues, de-industrialization approaches and post-capitalist kinds of construction and intake, postmaterialism, the increase of the 3rd area and collaborative governance. Addressing that hole, this booklet explores the nature, intensity and breadth of those disruptions, the artistic possibilities for tourism which are rising from them, and the way governments are responding to those new demanding situations. In doing so, the publication presents either theoretical and functional insights into the way forward for tourism in an international that's, sarcastically, turning into either more and more collaborative and individualized. 

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Download The Economics of Halal Industry by Hussein Elasrag PDF

By Hussein Elasrag

the worldwide marketplace for Halal has emerged as a brand new development within the worldwide economic system and creates a robust presence within the built nations. the main promising halal markets are the fast-growing economies in Asia, the center East, Europe and the USA. With a starting to be client base and extending development in lots of elements of the area, is the a aggressive strength on this planet of overseas exchange. The halal is now extends some distance past the extra enlargement of the commercial capability for Halal. This ebook can help you to deepen the certainty of the concept that of "halal so regularly occurring to non-Muslims on ideas and Halal products.

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Download Transports urbains publics et privés au congo : Enjeux et by Gaston M'Bemba-Ndoumba PDF

By Gaston M'Bemba-Ndoumba

L'auteur divulge les problèmes de transports publics à Brazzaville, dont l. a. faute est trop souvent portée sur l'esclavage et los angeles colonisation. Le système privé, bien qu'inadapté à une capitale du XXIe siècle, permet de pallier les insuffisances, dans un will pay où les pouvoirs publics ne peuvent offrir à los angeles inhabitants les moyens de se déplacer. Cet ouvrage rappelle quelques vérités historiques et contemporaines en matière de gestion des transports urbains.

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Download Social Conflict and Harmony: Tourism in China's Multi-ethnic by Jingjing Yang,Lingyun Zhang,Chris Ryan PDF

By Jingjing Yang,Lingyun Zhang,Chris Ryan

The publication examines the level to which Coser's (1956) sixteen propositions can observe to tourism impression stories and, the place attainable, to reinforce, deepen and problem the unique concept, utilizing facts from groups in China that vary from the context utilized by Coser. the mix of ethnographic description and sociologically-oriented research, drawing upon either chinese language and western paradigms which are, now and then very varied of their underlying worth process, demanding situations numerous of Coser's suppositions. The e-book also will draw upon next guides through the authors, either severally and individually. those guides have utilised assorted suggestions and paradigms, together with for instance using Valene Smith's thought of the 'culture broker', Turner's options of marginalised peoples, and the paradigms of constructionism and interpretive learn paintings utilized in different reviews by way of the authors. The sum of the paintings, it's endorsed, provides to our canon of information approximately social clash in tourism improvement in addition to affects of tourism on deprived ethnic groups in China.

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Download Automobilités et altermobilités : Quels changements ? by Fabrice Clochard,Anaïs Rocci,Stéphanie Vincent,Collectif PDF

By Fabrice Clochard,Anaïs Rocci,Stéphanie Vincent,Collectif

Changement climatique, effet de serre, pollutants, congestion urbaine... Autant d'injonctions à modifier notre mobilité. Voici une réflexion sur les problématiques de los angeles dépendance vehicle et du changement des pratiques de mobilité permettant le passage de l'automobilité à l'altermobilité. Quelles sont les différentes formes d'altermobilité ? Ces contributions proposent au lecteur des pistes pour favoriser une mobilité plus durable.

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Download Tourism and Postcolonialism: Contested Discourses, by Michael C. Hall,Hazel Tucker PDF

By Michael C. Hall,Hazel Tucker

Due to its centrality to the tactics of transnational mobilities, migration and globalization, tourism stories has the capability to make an important contribution to realizing the postcolonial adventure. Drawing jointly theoretical and utilized examine, this interesting e-book illuminates the hyperlinks among tourism, colonialism and postcolonialism. considerably, it creates an area for the voices of authors from postcolonial international locations.

Chapters are built-in and tested via innovations taken from the broader postcolonial literature, which determine tourism not just as a world but in addition as a postcolonial cultural shape, which via its very nature is predicated on prior and brand new colonial structural relationships.

The first ebook to explicitly discover the contribution tourism could make to the postcolonial event, this publication is a vital learn for college students of tourism, cultural reviews and geography.

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Download Marketing e management delle imprese di ristorazione: Guida by Giuseppe Fierro PDF

By Giuseppe Fierro

Il quantity è una guida pratica alla gestione efficiente e di qualità nell'area del nutrients & Beverage nelle varie tipologie presenti nelle aziende ristorative, ovvero: ristoranti, bar, aziende di catering e di banqueting.
Il testo si apre con una prima parte dedicata al advertising della ristorazione, un mercato di non facile lettura e programmazione consistent with le innumerevoli variabili culturali e socioeconomiche che sottostanno alle motivazioni d'acquisto del cliente.
Segue una trattazione di argomenti strettamente tecnici: dalla cucina regionale alle nostre eccellenze alimentari, alla gastronomia internazionale, alla cucina vegetariana e vegana, alle allergie e intolleranze alimentari.
Le parti successive offrono, con particolare attenzione alla pianificazione e al controllo operativo dei costi, un'accurata analisi guidata del processo di administration nei vari settori meals & Beverage: ristorante, banqueting, bar e cantina.
L'autore arricchisce i vari argomenti affrontando con taglio professionale, ma in modo chiaro e semplice, interessanti tematiche come los angeles degustazione della birra, del vino e delle acque, nonché l'abbinamento con il cibo.

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