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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