Essays about: "social impact on tourism industry"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words social impact on tourism industry.

  1. 1. Seeking their place in the sun : A case study on the self-perception of German tourists in postcolonial Namibia

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Anna Munkler; [2021]
    Keywords : Tourism; Colonial Heritage; Postcolonialism; Representation;

    Abstract : Tourism has various effects on society. Not only economic but also immaterial effects on destinations as well as on tourists themselves. Especially regarding tourism between the Global North and South, it is arguable if tourism is a social force influencing societies in a positive way or if it rather reinforces stereotypes and colonial structures. READ MORE

  2. 2. Ecolabelling the way to sustainable tourism: A quantitative study of Swedish consumers' attitudes toward ecolabels in the tourism industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Ebba Victorin; Tuva Lindberg Sandberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Attitudes; Beliefs; Ecolabels; Tourism industry;

    Abstract : The awareness of environmental problems caused by the tourism industry has increased in recent years. Therefore, sustainability has become an increasingly important policy issue in tourism where ecolabels are seen as a tool to guide behavior. READ MORE

  3. 3. The use-impact relationship of outdoor-tourism in Denmark : how the Tourism Carrying Capacity can develop tourism instead of keeping it on lock

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Solveig Elisabeth Reichert; [2020]
    Keywords : tourism management; destination development; environmental planning; tourism impact; sustainability; outdoor-tourism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : With the ever increased focus on sustainability and not least the focus on sustainability in the tourism industry this thesis has critically investigated the suitability of the Tourism Carrying Capacity method in a Danish outdoor-tourism context. The research found that there are considerable limitations and challenges to implementing a TCC approach in Denmark, and even if implemented, legally, culturally and practically circumstances would challenge a proper and successful completion of a TCC approach too. READ MORE

  4. 4. Social media effects on diaspora tourism : A case study on second generation of Iranian immigrants in Stockholm

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Turismvetenskap

    Author : Paria Izadi; [2020]
    Keywords : Diaspora Tourism; Stockholm; Second Generation; Social Media; Iran;

    Abstract : The impact of social media in tourism industry is significant. This study examines the role, impact, and relationship of social media platforms among second generation Iranian Swedish in Stockholm as a segment of tourism market when travelling to Iran. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainable tourism: A quantitative study on awareness, attitudes and behaviors of young adults

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : MAUDE RENON; JULIE PEYSSON; [2020]
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    Abstract : Sustainable tourism has been an emerging topic as environmental and social challenges have been rising these past few years while the tourism sector remains a fast-growing industry. Sustainable tourism can be defined as a “tourismthat takes full account of its current and future economic, social and environmental impacts, addressing the needs of visitors, the industry, the environment and host communities”(UNWTO, 2013, p. READ MORE