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Title Sport tourism : interrelationships, impacts and issues / edited by Brent W. Ritchie and Daryl Adair
Published Clevedon, England ; Buffalo, N.Y. : Channel View Publications, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 302 pages) : illustrations
Series Aspects of tourism ; 14
Aspects of tourism ; 14
Contents 1. Sport Tourism : An Introduction and Overview / Brent W. Ritchie and Daryl Adair -- 2. Secular Pilgrimage and Sport Tourism / Sean Gammon -- 3. Where the Games Never Cease : The Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland / Daryl Adair -- 4. Winter Sport Tourism in North America / Simon Hudson -- 5. Adventure Sports and Tourism in the French Mountains : Dynamics of Change and Challenges for Sustainable Development / Phillipe Bourdeau, Jean Corneloup and Pascal Mao -- 6. More Than Just a Game : The Consequences of Golf Tourism / Catherine Palmer -- 7. Exploring Small-Scale Sport Event Tourism : The Case of Rugby Union and the Super 12 Competition / Brent W. Ritchie -- 8. Host Community Reactions to Motorsport Events : The Perception of Impact on Quality of Life / Liz Fredline -- 9. Crime and Sport Events Tourism : The 1999-2000 America's Cup / Michael Barker -- 10. Sport Tourism and Urban Regeneration / C. Michael Hall -- 11. Sport Tourism in Crisis : Exploring the Impact of the Foot-and-Mouth Crisis on Sport Tourism in the UK / Graham A. Miller and Brent W. Ritchie -- 12. Beyond Impact : A General Model for Sport Event Leverage Laurence Chalip -- 13. Sport Tourism in the UK : Policy and Practice / John Deane and Michelle Callanan -- 14. The Future of Sport Tourism : The Perspective of the Sports Tourism International Council / Joseph Kurtzman and the late John Zauhar -- 15. Conclusions and Reflections : Sport Tourism Challenges and Opportunities / Brent W. Ritchie and Daryl Adair
Summary This title examines the economic, social and environmental impacts and issues associated with the development of sport tourism globally, including the lack of research and co-ordination between industry and government
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Sports and tourism.
Form Electronic book
Author Adair, Daryl.
Ritchie, Brent W.
ISBN 1280627972
1873150652 (paperback; alk. paper)
1873150660 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
1873150679 (electronic bk.)
9781873150658 (paperback; alk. paper)
9781873150665 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
9781873150672 (electronic bk.)