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tourism development handbook

Kerry Godfrey

tourism development handbook

a practical approach to planning and marketing

by Kerry Godfrey

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Published by Thomson Learning in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKerry Godfrey and Jackie Clarke.
ContributionsClarke, Jackie.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii,232p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22136554M
ISBN 101844801160

This first chapter sets the context by looking at the general influence of popular media, developing it to include film. Although there have been scales handbooks available in the market for a variety of other fields and disciplines e. In the past, media such as literature, music and poetry have been a major element, even more so than visual media such as art Seaton, This was an 'ideology of landscape as pretty pictures for consumers, to be enjoyed as a visual experience divorced from any concept of use value or human purpose except private enjoyment' Seaton, 9. The book is divided into 7 inter-related sections. CHAPTER 1 Popular Media and Tourism The popular media of the day influences the appeal of travel destinations and activities through constructing or reinforcing particular images of those destinations, and acting as 'markers' MacCannell,

Regardless, tourists remain interested in filming sites, and the development of Hawaiian-based film tour company, MovieTours is discussed in Chapter 5. It would appear that the tourist authorities felt that fictional characters from a programme about life in the White House and at the Capitol are more believable, trustworthy and convincing than their real-life counterparts. Certainly, film and television are pervasive educators and persuaders, even when they are entertaining. We visited a village called Number 2 River that is located on the Freetown peninsula. The link between literature, film and tourism is examined further in Chapters 3 and 10 as well as incidentally throughout the book.

By the end of the chapter, some of the complexities of film-induced tourism are becoming evident, which are discussed in more detail in subsequent chapters. For example, the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House, the Outback and High Country as generic Australian bush heritage sites as well as relating to specific legends and even Uluru have reached iconic status through the influence of film, still photographs, documentaries and even science fiction movies. The Influence of Film The effect of film on human behaviour has long been debated, especially in terms of influencing acts of violence and effecting social change. About the authors Muzaffer Uysal is a professor of tourism Ph. He also has conducted workshops and seminars on similar topics and field research in several countries. If you need a copy of any of the guidance, you can email us at GPEnquiries rpa.


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Tourism development handbook book

The link between literature, film and tourism is examined further in Chapters 3 and 10 as well as incidentally throughout the book.

Section 1 looks at the historical, philosophical and theoretical framework for cultural tourism. It was about man against nature and, at times, against the savage natives who formed part of that 'enemy of nature'. Academics working in this area research issues related to tourists and host communities.

Section 5 discusses Landscapes and Destinations, including the transformation of space into place, issues of authenticity in landscape, the transformation of urban and rural landscapes into tourism products and conservation versus development dilemmas.

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The electric generator of the resort also provides electricity to the entire village. About the authors Muzaffer Uysal is a professor of tourism Ph.

The influence of the imaginative literature of the Romantic period is particularly evident in Scotland, where tourists were attracted ' He teaches tourism economics, marketing and research methods classes. You must be logged into Bookshare to access this title. As each generation becomes more and more familiar with filmic media, its influence grows exponentially.

Details Latest news These grants are closed to new applications. Regardless, tourists remain interested in filming sites, and the development of Hawaiian-based film tour company, MovieTours is discussed in Chapter 5. Picturesque views became a key component of the tourist gaze, with rough bridges, sunsets, moonlight, cattle seen from a distancehedgerows and winding, tree-lined lanes being some of the desired elements.

The town is peppered with gentle, quirky, likeable characters and the obligatory male romantic lead. MacCannell, Time and again we see film-based tourists and fans being attracted to what, to an outsider, is completely nondescript, but is powerfully significant, often, but not always, marked by a small plaque or note on a movie database such as the Internet Movie Database IMDb.

Since the late 19th century, cultural representations through literary associations have become increasingly important in tourist visitation and promotion throughout the world, from the New England town of Concord with its famous 19th-century residents Henry Thoreau, Louisa May Alcott and Nathaniel Hawthorne to the British Tourism Authority's BTA promotion of regions known as 'Burns Country' and 'Bronte Country'.

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