Title Polar tourism; an overview of the "state of research" in the International Polar Year
Author Maher, P.
Author Affil Maher, P., University of Northern British Columbia, Outdoor Recreation and Tourism Management Program, Prince George, BC, Canada
Source p.18-21, ; The Vienna symposium on Polar tourism, Vienna, Austria, October 22- 25, 2008, convened by M. Breiling. Publisher: Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria. ISBN: 3-900804-18-4
Publication Date 2008
Notes In English. 29 refs. Ant. Acc. No: 86325. CRREL Acc. No: 63005334
Index Terms ecology; human activity; international cooperation; polar regions; Antarctica; Arctic region; polar regions; Antarctic Treaty; conservation; current research; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; policy; tourism
Abstract The author explores the role of polar tourism research during the International Polar Year 2007-08. He defines polar tourism and provides information on current and future documentation, along with information on networking opportunities and meetings which coincide with the Polar Year. (mte)
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 293080