Object

Title: Tourism Geographies: Connections with human geography and emerging responsible geographies

Creator:

Saarinen, Jarkko

Date issued/created:

2014

Resource Type:

Article

Subtitle:

Geographia Polonica Vol. 87 No. 3 (2014)

Publisher:

IGiPZ PAN

Place of publishing:

Warszawa

Description:

24 cm

Abstract:

Geographical study of tourism has a long history and well-established relationship with human geography. The purpose of this paper is thus to discuss the role and nature of tourism geographies in relation to human geography, by focusing on connections/disconnections between the fields. The issue of responsibility, representing one of the latest major focal points in geographical tourism studies of tourism, is also overviewed in relation to sustainability. It is concluded that, although the field of tourism geographies has become versatile and closer to the conceptual and theoretical understandings of human geography, there are increasing processes challenging the academic production and circulation system of international tourism geographies, which scholars need to deal with.

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Relation:

Geographia Polonica

Volume:

87

Issue:

3

Start page:

343

End page:

352

Format:

File size 2,1 MB ; application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

0016-7282 ; 10.7163/GPol.2014.23 ; oai:rcin.org.pl:47367

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eng

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Central Library of Geography and Environmental Protection. Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization PAS

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European Union. European Regional Development Fund ; Programme Innovative Economy, 2010-2014, Priority Axis 2. R&D infrastructure

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