Tourism Development in Greek Insular and Coastal Areas: Sociocultural Changes and Crucial Policy Issues

@article{Tsartas2003TourismDI,
  title={Tourism Development in Greek Insular and Coastal Areas: Sociocultural Changes and Crucial Policy Issues},
  author={Paris Tsartas},
  journal={Journal of Sustainable Tourism},
  year={2003},
  volume={11},
  pages={116 - 132}
}
  • P. Tsartas
  • Published 2003
  • Economics, Geography
  • Journal of Sustainable Tourism
The paper analyses two issues that have characterised tourism development in Greek insular and coastal areas in the period 1970–2000. The first issue concerns the socioeconomic and cultural changes that have taken place in these areas and led to rapid – and usually unplanned – tourism development. The second issue consists of the policies for tourism and tourism development at local, regional and national level. The analysis focuses on the role of the family, social mobility issues, the social… Expand
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