Tourism in Emerging Economies

The Way We Green, Sustainable, and Healthy

  • Wei-Ta Fang

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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About this book


This book bridges the gap between the vital issues of the tourism industry, practices and destinations, discussing various topics from Asian and African perspectives. Each chapter presents extensive research on tourism development and tourism education, people’s work and travel experiences, as well as broader philosophies concerning the global tourism industry’s practices and operations. In the context of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 8, 12 and 14, the book highlights the potential of tourism to contribute to economic growth, social inclusion and environmental preservation. It discusses crucial issues confronting the travel and tourism industry, presenting achievable outlines and strategy plans, and evaluating general theories, practices, and applications of social, economic and environmental aspects of management structure to maximize the cultural, social and ecological diversity of destinations and enhance the tourism experience. Providing a comprehensive guide to tourism and its related disciplines, it offers students, professors, entrepreneurs, and travel and tourism organizations insights into the trends, practices. Further, it features case studies ranging from historical and contemporary tourism to forecasts for future tourism.


Sustainable Tourism Green Tourism Emerging Economies Global Tourism Tourism Development Tourism Industry Environmental Education Sustainable Development Goals Ecotourism Touristic Destination

Authors and affiliations

  • Wei-Ta Fang
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  1. 1.Graduate Institute of Environmental EducationNational Taiwan Normal UniversityTaipeiTaiwan

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Print ISBN 978-981-15-2462-2
  • Online ISBN 978-981-15-2463-9
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