Polar Tourism

Polar Tourism

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Rich in culture and scenery, Nunavik has identified tourism as one of the main and best suited avenue for economic development. This book is meant to offer a range of perspectives on how challenges can be met and how solutions can be implemented for the benefit of all local interests.

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Date de parution 01 octobre 2012
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EAN13 9782760533233
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Edited by ALAIN A. GRENIER andDIETER K. MÜLLER
PolarTourism A Tool for Regional Development
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TOURISM SE R I E S
T he Tourism Series offers a new way to look at tourism through the lens of the humani ties and socialsciences.Designedforresearchers and students aswellas tourism managers and professionals, it features a broad panorama of foundational texts and empirical studies on the development of tourism in Québec and around the world.
 The publications in this series draw on rigorous research, theory, and concrete examples to provide researchers and decisionmakers with a scientific perpective on key issues in tourism, thereby supplying both governments and tourism businesses with the tools they need to plan and act. Bruno Sarrasin
SCIENTIFICCOMITTEE
Oliver Dehoorne, Université des Antilles et de la Guyane (Martinique) Christiane Gagnon, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi Serge Gagnon, Université du Québec en Outaouais Alain A. Grenier, Université du Québec à Montréal Mimoun Hillali, Institut supérieur international du tourisme (Morocco) Katia Iankova, Memorial University of Newfoundland Louis Jolin, Université du Québec à Montréal Marie Lequin, Université du Québec à TroisRivières Franck Michel, Université de Corse à Corte Bernard Schéou, Université de Perpignan Georges Tanguay, Université du Québec à Montréal Xuan Lan Vo SangLang University (Vietnam), Van
Polar Tourism
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Edited by ALAIN A. GRENIERandDIETER K. MÜLLER
PolarTourism A Tool for Regional Development
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Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec and Library and Archives Canada cataloguing in publication
Main entry under title :  Polar tourism : a tool for regional development  (Collection Tourisme)  Includes bibliographical references and index.  ISBN 9782760525351 1. Tourism – Polar regions. 2. Sustainable tourism – Polar regions. 3. Community development – Polar regions. 4. Polar regions – Economic conditions. I. Grenier, Alain A., 1966 . II. Müller, Dieter K. III. Series: Collection Tourisme (Presses de l’Université du Québec). G155.P65P64 2011 910.911 C20119411989
Les Presses de l’Université du Québec are grateful for the financial assistance received from the Government of Canada under the Book Publishing Industry Development Program (BPIDP).
Publication of this book was made possible through the financial support of Société de développement des entreprises culturelles (SODEC).
The publication of this book was made possible by the financial support of the ministère du Développement économique, de l’Innovation et de l’Exportation.
Layout:INTERSCRIPT Cover design:RICHARDHODGSON Photo credits – Front page:Visitors at the Parc national des Pingaluit, (Kangiqsujuaq, Nunavik), HEIKOWITTENBORN  Arctic Hare,ALAINA. GRENIER – Back cover:Arctic Flora,ALAINA. GRENIER
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
The editors of this book wish to thank ministère du Développement économique, de l’Innovation et de l’Exportation for its financial support for the 2008 Conference of the International Polar Tourism Research Network, and for the publica-tion of this book.
Special thanks to Mr. Gilbert Claveau, exe-cutive assistant, Nord-du-Québec, at the ministère du Développement économique, de l’Innovation et de l’Exportation, for his support throughout this project.
The organizers of the first conference of the International Polar tourism Reseach Network wish to thank the Kativik Regional Government (KRG) and the Nunaturlik Landholding Corporation of Kangiqsujuaq for they financial and logistic support in the organization of the event.
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The organizers also thank the ministère du Tourisme du Québec for its financial contribution to the conference.
The organizers express their gratitude to the community of Kangiqsujuaq, Nunavik, for welcoming the participants in their community, in August 2008.
Special thanks to Virginie Chadenet, consultant, Salimah Gillani (KRG), Aani Johannes (KRG) and and Brian Urquhart (Nunaturlik Land-holding Corporation) for their outstanding work for the event.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Acknowledgements. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
List of Figures. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
List of Tables. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Introduction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Alain A. Grenier Nunavik and Tourism. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Polar Tourism: A Tool for Regional Development. . . . . . . . . . . . . The International Polar Tourism Research Network (IPTRN). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Organization of the Book. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Chapter 1 Polar Tourism Development: Who Benefits?. . . . . . . . . . . Debra J. Enzenbacher 1. Introduction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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