Developing Rural Tourism Destinations: Implications for, and of, Information Systems

  • G. A. Lyons
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This paper emanated from an exploratory research project relating to the process of tourism development in a market town and surrounding rural area. Using a services marketing approach, samples were drawn from three categories of stakeholders — visitors, service providers and local government. Communication and knowledge requirements in product/service development and the potential role of information technology evolved as issues for further research.


Tourism Development Rural Tourism Tourism Management Tourism Product Urban Tourism 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. A. Lyons
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  1. 1.Wolverhampton Business SchoolUniversity of WolverhamptonUK

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