Accessible tourism: Concepts and issues

Authors: Buhalis, D. and Darcy, S.

Pages: 1-316

ISBN: 9781845411602


Inclusion, disability, an ageing population and tourism are increasingly important areas of study due to their implications for both tourism demand and supply. This book therefore sets out to explore and document the current theoretical approaches, foundations and issues in the study of accessible tourism. In drawing together the contributions to this volume the editors have applied broader social constructionist approaches to understanding the accessible tourism phenomena. Accessible tourism, as with any area of academic study is an evolving field of academic research and industry practice. As with other areas of tourism, the field is multidisciplinary, and is influenced by various disciplines including geography, disability studies, economics, public policy, psychology and marketing.

Source: Scopus

Accessible tourism: concepts and issues.

Authors: Buhalis, D. and Darcy, S.

Publisher: Channel View Publications

Place of Publication: Bristol

ISBN: 9781845411619

Source: Manual

Preferred by: Dimitrios Buhalis