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Tourism research and the social sciences

Jeff Sobal

Tourism research and the social sciences

by Jeff Sobal

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tourism -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementJeff Sobal.
    SeriesPublic administration series--bibliography,, P-647
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ6004.T6 S64 1981, G155.A1 S64 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination42 p. ;
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3816025M
    LC Control Number81124465

    International Journal of Tourism Sciences. Search in: Advanced search. New content alerts RSS. Subscribe. Citation search social role changes of minority women at a Chinese rural tourism destination. Register to receive personalised research and resources by email. Sign me up. Tourism at Otago is a highly research-active department. Our staff are committed to a range of relevant, on-going research projects. These include climate change and aviation, well-being and migration, environmental management, cultural tourism development, Aboriginal culture tourism in Australia, and the social practices and governance of leisure and events.

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Academically rigorous yet accessible, it uses a systematic step-by-step approach to illustrate the research process and its applications to the tourism industry. Annals of Tourism Research is a social sciences journal focusing upon the academic perspectives of tourism.

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