Volcanic Tourist Destinations

Author:   Patricia Erfurt-Cooper
Publisher:   Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG
Edition:   Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2014
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9783662520178


Pages:   384
Publication Date:   23 August 2016
Format:   Paperback
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Author:   Patricia Erfurt-Cooper
Publisher:   Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG
Imprint:   Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K
Edition:   Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2014
Dimensions:   Width: 21.00cm , Height: 2.10cm , Length: 27.90cm
Weight:   9.787kg
ISBN:  

9783662520178


ISBN 10:   3662520176
Pages:   384
Publication Date:   23 August 2016
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Professional & Vocational
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active
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Table of Contents

Part 1 - Introduction.- Part 2 - Volcanic Geoparks, National Parks and World Heritage Sites.- Part 3 - Volcanic Island Destinations.- Part 4 - Ring of Fire.- Part 5 - Volcanic Regions overlying Plate Boundaries and Intraplate Hot Spots.- Part 6. Risk Management Issues in Volcanic Environments.- Part 7 - Discussion - Concluding Remarks.

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The book is nicely edited, informative, and its chapters are of a good length with numerous nice color figures ... . It is an important book that is the product of the first attempt to produce a strong and balanced overview of the current state of volcano tourism research. I would say that the book reaches this goal, and I recommend the book to anyone who wishes to work on volcanic geoheritage, volcano tourism, or even in volcano geoconservation projects. (Karoly Nemeth, Bulletin of Volcanology, Vol. 78, 2016) As the title implies, this book, part of the `Geoheritage, Geoparks and Geotourism' series, explores the relationship between volcanic landscapes and their role in volcano-based geotourism. ... All discussions are well referenced and supported by excellent color photographs, geologic maps, graphs, tables, and charts. ... The overall value of this book is its comprehensive, up-to-date treatment of the international volcano tourism sector. ... Summing Up: Highly recommended. All levels/libraries. (J. B. Huffman, Choice, Vol. 52 (11), July, 2015)


The book is nicely edited, informative, and its chapters are of a good length with numerous nice color figures ... . It is an important book that is the product of the first attempt to produce a strong and balanced overview of the current state of volcano tourism research. I would say that the book reaches this goal, and I recommend the book to anyone who wishes to work on volcanic geoheritage, volcano tourism, or even in volcano geoconservation projects. (Karoly Nemeth, Bulletin of Volcanology, Vol. 78, 2016) As the title implies, this book, part of the 'Geoheritage, Geoparks and Geotourism' series, explores the relationship between volcanic landscapes and their role in volcano-based geotourism. ... All discussions are well referenced and supported by excellent color photographs, geologic maps, graphs, tables, and charts. ... The overall value of this book is its comprehensive, up-to-date treatment of the international volcano tourism sector. ... Summing Up: Highly recommended. All levels/libraries. (J. B. Huffman, Choice, Vol. 52 (11), July, 2015)


The book is nicely edited, informative, and its chapters are of a good length with numerous nice color figures ... . It is an important book that is the product of the first attempt to produce a strong and balanced overview of the current state of volcano tourism research. I would say that the book reaches this goal, and I recommend the book to anyone who wishes to work on volcanic geoheritage, volcano tourism, or even in volcano geoconservation projects. (Karoly Nemeth, Bulletin of Volcanology, Vol. 78, 2016) As the title implies, this book, part of the 'Geoheritage, Geoparks and Geotourism' series, explores the relationship between volcanic landscapes and their role in volcano-based geotourism. ... All discussions are well referenced and supported by excellent color photographs, geologic maps, graphs, tables, and charts. ... The overall value of this book is its comprehensive, up-to-date treatment of the international volcano tourism sector. ... Summing Up: Highly recommended. All levels/libraries. (J. B. Huffman, Choice, Vol. 52 (11), July, 2015)


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