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By Lily M. Hoffman, Susan S. Fainstein, Dennis R. Judd

The authors of this publication use legislation thought to carry theoretical concentration and analytic readability to the learn of city tourism.

  • Provides a unifying analytic framework for the research of city tourism.
  • Brings city tourism into concentration as a tremendous political, monetary and cultural phenomenon.
  • Presents unique essays written via demonstrated students, together with reports of Venice, Mexico, Montreal, manhattan, l. a., London, Barcelona, Berlin, Amsterdam, Paris, and Australia's Gold Coast.

Content:
Chapter 1 viewers and the Spatial Ecology of the town (pages 23–38): Dennis R. Judd
Chapter 2 towns, safety, and viewers: dealing with Mega?Events in France (pages 39–52): Sophie Body?Gendrot
Chapter three Sociological Theories of Tourism and rules thought (pages 53–71): Nicolo Costa and Guido Martinotti
Chapter four Amsterdam: it is all within the combine (pages 75–90): Pieter Terhorst, Jacques van de Ven and Leon Deben
Chapter five Revalorizing the interior urban: Tourism and rules in Harlem (pages 91–112): Lily M. Hoffman
Chapter 6 Barcelona: Governing Coalitions, viewers and the altering urban middle (pages 113–125): Mariso Garcia and Nuria Claver
Chapter 7 The Evolution of Australian Tourism Urbanization (pages 126–142): Patrick Mullins
Chapter eight Regulating Hospitality: Tourism staff in ny and la (pages 145–166): David L. Gladstone and Susan. S Fainstein
Chapter nine Shaping the Tourism hard work marketplace in Montreal (pages 167–184): Marc V. Levine
Chapter 10 Mexico: Tensions within the Fordist version of Tourism improvement (pages 187–199): Daniel Hiernaux?Nicolas
Chapter eleven the recent Berlin: advertising and marketing the town of desires (pages 200–218): Hartmut Haussermann and Claire Colomb
Chapter 12 Museums as Flagships of city improvement (pages 219–236): Chris Hamnett and Noam Shoval
Chapter thirteen Making Theoretical feel of Tourism (pages 239–253): Susan S. Fainstein, Lily M. Hoffman and Dennis R. Judd

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We believe that understanding the interaction between visitors and the city is fundamental to understanding twenty-first-century urban life – and even more so after the events of September 11, 2001. 14 Susan S. Fainstein, Lily M. Hoffman, and Dennis R. Judd Organization of the Book The chapters that follow explore the interaction between global forces and particular local conditions in constructing, modifying, and maintaining the images and structures of urban tourism regimes. Although each chapter may describe several types of regulation, we have grouped them in terms of their main thrust – whether it is visitors, the city, labor markets, or the tourism industry.

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