Essays about: "thesis -title on tourism"

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  1. 1. UNESCO Biosphere Reserves in Sweden: Ideal concept for development or inefficient decorative label?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Kulturgeografi

    Author : Annette Maria Krause; [2018]
    Keywords : UNESCO Biosphere Reserves; protected areas; socio-economic development; tourism; sustainable development; panel data;

    Abstract : UNESCO’s Biosphere Reserve model reflects a shift from segregating towards more integrating area protection. This is attempted to be achieved through combining environmental protection with sustainable development, acknowledging hereby also human interests. READ MORE

  2. 2. Using the Sustainable Development Goals to Facilitate Comprehensive Planning : A mapping of interlinkages between the targetsof Agenda 2030 and seawater desalination in Agadir, Morocco

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Douglas Lindén; Linnéa Nyman; [2018]
    Keywords : Water; Morocco; Agriculture;

    Abstract : Freshwater scarcity is an issue with multiple origins, currently affecting a major part of theearths' population. Rapid urbanization, intensive agriculture, people growth and overconsumption leads to stress on freshwater resources; a concern that is expected to increase inthe future due to the impacts of climate change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Environmental Virtue Ethics : Wildlife Tourism in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Zhu Runwen; [2018]
    Keywords : Wildlife tourism; environmental virtue ethics; Confucian; Taoism; Sweden;

    Abstract : With the permission of Swedish Allemansrätten, the Right of Public Access, allows people to interact with the natural environment... . READ MORE

  4. 4. Observing the unobservable? : Segmentation of tourism expenditure in Venice usingunobservable heterogeneity to find latent classes

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Magdalena Lundberg; [2018]
    Keywords : unobserved heterogeneity; fixed mixture model; tourism expenditure; expenditure segmentation; market segmentation; Venice tourism;

    Abstract : Consumer segmentation based on expenditure are usually done by using observedcharacteristics, such as age and income. This thesis highlights the problem with negativeexternalities which Venice suffers from, due to mass tourism. READ MORE

  5. 5. Performing the Nation through Nature: A Study of Nationalism and Cultural Objectification : Stories from Icelandic Northern Lights Tours

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Alexander Sallstedt; [2018]
    Keywords : cultural objectification; nationalism; Iceland; northern lights;

    Abstract : Two things are examined in this ethnography. The first regards a local stigmatization of the northern lights tourism industry in Iceland. A stigma, which this thesis argues, is related to a commercial saturation – or, pollution – of Icelandic national identity. READ MORE