Information communication technologies and sustainable tourism

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Computer network resources, Environmental aspects, Tourism, Sustainable to
StatementAlisha Ali and Andrew J. Frew
ContributionsFrew, Andrew J.
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LC ClassificationsG156.5.S87 A43 2012
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL25377069M
ISBN 139780415673174
LC Control Number2012027616

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There have been numerous texts written on sustainable tourism and the measures to mitigate and manage this but none which acknowledges Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) as a mechanism of doing so despite being an emerging area of research.

This book presents state-of-the-art research into the application of information and communication technologies to travel and tourism. The range of topics covered is broad, encompassing digital marketing and social media, mobile computing and web design, semantic technologies and recommender systems, augmented and virtual reality, electronic distribution.

Introduction to Technology and Sustainable Tourism 2. Sustainable Technologies 3. Destinations and Sustainable Tourism 4. A Business Perspective on Sustainable Tourism 5. Technology Supported Supply Chain Management for Sustainable Tourism 6.

Tourist use of Technology for Sustainable Tourism 7. The Value of Social Media to Sustainable Tourism 8. There have been numerous texts written on sustainable tourism and the measures to mitigate and manage this but none which acknowledges Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) as a mechanism of doing so despite being an emerging area of by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm.

Contents: Introduction to technology and sustainable tourism --Sustainable technologies --Destinations and sustainable tourism --A business perspective on sustainable tourism --Technology-supported supply chain management for sustainable tourism --Tourist.

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The advent of Information and communication technology (ICT) has had a paramount impact on tourism. The effects of this revolution continue to change the nature of contemporary tourism on a day-to-day base.

The globalization of information, open innovation, better access, collaboration in a. Currently her research specializes in social entrepreneurship and corporate social responsibility in tourism, sustainable tourism, knowledge management in tourism, and wellness tourism.

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Tourism marketing has typically been seen as exploitative and fuelling hedonistic consumerism. Sustainability marketing can, however, use marketing skills and techniques to good purpose, by understanding market needs, designing more sustainable products and identifying more persuasive methods of communication to bring behavioural.

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