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Author Girling, Robert Henriques., author
Title The good company : sustainability in hospitality, tourism and wine / Robert H. Girling, Pamela Lanier, Heather Dawn Gordy
Imprint New York, New York (222 East 46th Street, New York, NY 10017) : Business Expert Press, 2016
book jacket
Edition First edition
Descript 1 online resource (xiv, 283 pages) : illustrations
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computer rdamedia
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Series Tourism and hospitality management collection
Tourism and hospitality management collection
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Part 1. Leading hospitality for sustainability: the context and issues -- Part 2. Key sector case studies: hotels, eco-resorts, cruise ships, tour operators, wine tourism, and niche tourism -- Appendix 1. Certification -- Index -- List of contributors
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Tells the stories of over 30 inspiring companies around the world that are among the ethical leaders in the industry. The broad positive message is encouraging; each of the companies seeks to live up to the highest standard. We tell the steps they have taken and what has motivated them or enabled them to pursue such noble aims. This book builds on our earlier book The Good Company: Compassionate Companies that are Changing the World. The book begins with a discussion of the principles of sustainable tourism and the strategies that underlie enterprises that follow these principles considering the economic effects, environmental and ecological impacts as well as social and cultural contributions that companies may make
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Link Print version: 9781631571701
Subject Sustainable tourism
Tourism -- Management
Hospitality industry -- Management
Wine industry -- Management
hospitality
tourism
wine industry
tour operators
ecology
environmental issues
agri-tourism
hotel management
management
business leadership
voluntourism
ethical destinations ecolodges
ecotourism
sustainable tourism
green tourism
green business
Electronic books
Alt Author Lanier, Pamela., author
Gordy, Heather Dawn., author
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