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Title City spaces--tourist places : urban tourism precincts / [edited by] Bruce Hayllar, Tony Griffin and Deborah Edwards
Edition 1st ed
Published Oxford, UK ; Burlington, MA : Butterworth-Heinemann, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 381 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents section 1. Foundations -- section 2. Key themes and issues -- section 3. Precincts in practice -- section 4. Lessons for theory and practice
Summary Over the last decade, commentaries and research on urban tourism precincts have predominantly focused on: their role in the tourism attractions mix; their physical and functional forms; their economic significance; their role as a catalyst for urban renewal; their evolution and associated development processes; and, perhaps more broadly, their role, locality and function within the context of urban planning. City Spaces - Tourist Places both consolidates and develops the extant knowledge of urban tourism precincts into a coherent research driven contemporary work. It revisits and examines the
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Tourism and city planning.
Tourism and city planning.
Form Electronic book
Author Edwards, Deborah, Dr.
Griffin, Tony, 1954-
Hayllar, Bruce.
ISBN 008087827X
Other Titles Urban tourism precincts