Chapter 3 Tourism and the Seasons
Published: June 2023
Component type: chapter
Published in: Tourism: A temporal analysis
Parent DOI: 10.23912/9781911635840-4702
This chapter focuses on climate as a key causal factor and determinant of seasonality. It will explore our understanding of how climate acts as an important construct to patterns of tourism in various parts of the world. It will illustrate how the weather in both the generating regions and the destination areas produces ‘push’ and ‘pull’ factors influencing tourism demand. It will also assess how institutional seasonality exacerbates the effects of natural seasonality creating peaks in tourism demand. Finally, the chapter will examine how global warming is changing the seasons, redistributing climatic assets among tourism regions and influencing global tourism demand.
- Adele Doran, Sheffield Hallam University (Author) https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4964-6908
- Peter Schofield, Sheffield Hallam University (Author)
For the source title:
- Philip Goulding, Formerly Principal Lecturer in Tourism at Sheffield Business School, Sheffield Hallam University, UK (Editor)
Doran & Schofield, 2023
Doran, A. & Schofield, P. (2023) "Chapter 3 Tourism and the Seasons" In: Goulding, P. (ed) . Oxford: Goodfellow Publishers http://dx.doi.org/10.23912/9781911635840-5446
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