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Tourist activity: international and domestic diversification and the problem of social exclusion
This article presents the international and domestic diversification of tourist activity. In the former case, it focuses on analyses of the general level of tourist activity, expressed in the ‘tourist activity rate’, while ...
Tourism - an academic discipline (discursive article)
The article discusses the main methodological dilemmas connected with tourism as a field of academic research. The first part presents tourism as an area of interest in various academic disciplines. The second is a critical ...
Tourism versus spatial order: mutual relations
The relation between tourism and the spatial environment is characterized by mutual interaction. The proliferation of tourism and massive tourism development intensifies its impact on the spatial environment, yet the focus ...
The sanctuary as a means of organizing urban space: a case study of selected sanctuaries in Poland
This paper attempts to show that a sanctuary can alter urban space. A sanctuary is a very special place because of its religious nature and attracts both pilgrims and tourists. The spatial structure of a sanctuary is ...
The role of environmental knowledge, attitudes and initiatives in the development of a tourism product
The article looks at environmental activities undertaken by the various stakeholders engaged in the development of a tourism product. Special attention is given to the impact of tourists' behaviour on tourist destination ...
The spatial distribution of high-season tourism in Poland: based on the records of the 2010 presidential election
The 2010 presidential election in Poland was held during the summer season when many voters were away from their place of residence. Data showing the numbers of visitors voting in particular districts were used to identify ...
Processes of tourism space formation
The article is an attempt to name and define the processes which transform geographical space and result in the appearance or disappearance of tourism space as broadly understood. The processes include restructurization ...
The 27th Field Seminar Research Workshops on the Geography of Tourism, 22-24th September 2011
(Lodz University Press, 2011)
Profesor Jadwiga Warszyńska
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2011)