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Tourism and underdevelopment

Reynaldo Javier Ramos Gomez

Tourism and underdevelopment

an assessment of tourism impacts in the developing countries and possibleplanning alternatives related to the experience of the developed world.

by Reynaldo Javier Ramos Gomez

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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.Soc.Sc) - University of Birmingham, Centre for Urban and Regional Studies, 1981.

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Open LibraryOL13796186M

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