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Title The infrastructure of play : building the tourist city / Dennis R. Judd, editor
Published Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 335 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Cities and contemporary society
Cities and contemporary society.
Contents Building the tourist city: editor's introduction / Dennis R. Judd. pt. 1. An era of city-building. Urban tourism and the privatizing discourses of public infrastructure / David C. Perry ; Tourism and entertainment as local economic development: a national survey / Dennis R. Judd [and others]. -- pt. 2. Building a tourist space. Building the infrastructure of urban tourism: the case of St. Louis / David Laslo [and others] ; Indianapolis, a sport strategy, and the redefinition of downtown redevelopment / Mark S. Rosentraub ; If we build it, they will come! tourism-based economic development in Baltimore / Donald F. Norris ; From waterhole to world city: place-luck and public agenda in Denver / Susan E. Clark and Martin Saiz ; Tourism and strategic competitiveness: infrastructure development in Mexico City / Daniel Hiernaux-Nicolas. -- pt. 3. Restructuring the urban environment. The political economy of tourism development in the San Diego-Tijuana trans-frontier metropolis / Lawrence A. Herzog ; Tourism infrastructure and urban redevelopment in Montréal / Marc V. Levine ; Tourism infrastructure of a postindustrial city: a case study of Vancouver, British Columbia / Alan Artibise and John Meligrana ; The infrastructure of urban tourism: a European model? a comparative analysis of mega-projects in four Eurocities / Leo van den Berg [and others]
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject City promotion -- North America -- Case studies.
Infrastructure (Economics) -- North America -- Case studies.
Tourism and city planning -- Europe -- Case studies.
Tourism and city planning -- North America -- Case studies.
Urban renewal -- North America -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Judd, Dennis R.
ISBN 1317456297 (electronic bk.)
9781317456292 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)
Other Titles Building the tourist city