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Author Orams, Mark, 1963-

Title Marine tourism : development, impacts and management / Mark Orams
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 115 pages) : illustrations
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of illustrations; List of tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; What is the marine tourism industry?; Why study marine tourism?; 'Gaia' and marine tourism; The issue of access and impacts; The structure of the book; The history and development of marine tourism; Early marine recreation; The influence of technology; The diversity of marine recreational activities; The growth and importance of marine tourism; Wildlife and marine tourism; Summary; Review questions; Who are marine tourists?; Characteristics of marine tourists; Demand; Summary
Summary This book explores the factors that make the difference between successful and unsuccessful tourism projects in the marine environment
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-109) and index
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Subject Coastal zone management -- Environmental aspects -- Case studies.
Coastal zone management -- Environmental aspects.
Tourism -- Environmental aspects -- Case studies.
Tourism -- Environmental aspects.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203197119 (electronic bk.)
0203283902 (electronic bk.)
9780203197110 (electronic bk.)
9780203283905 (electronic bk.)