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Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2003

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Applications of Computing,
  • Mechanical Engineering & Materials,
  • Technology: General Issues,
  • Tourism industry,
  • Management Information Systems,
  • Economics - General,
  • Technology,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Information Technology,
  • Business & Economics / Economics / General,
  • Computers / Management Information Systems,
  • Computers : Information Technology,
  • Computers : Management Information Systems,
  • communication technology,
  • information,
  • tourism,
  • Machinery

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAndrew J. Frew (Editor), Martin Hitz (Editor), Peter O"Connor (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages476
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9020756M
    ISBN 103211839100
    ISBN 109783211839102

    The planning, design, management and marketing of experiences for tourism markets is a major challenge for tourism destinations and providers in a globalized and highly competitive market. This book bridges the gap in contemporary literature by carefully examining the management and marketing of tourism experiences.


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