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Parks, reserves and tourism in Fiji : native landowner attitude and involvement

Waqaisavou, Timoci (1997) Parks, reserves and tourism in Fiji : native landowner attitude and involvement. Coursework Master thesis, Victoria University of Technology.

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Abstract

The present study examines the role of native landowners in the operation of Fiji's parks and reserves. It is anticipated that the attitude and level of involvement of native landowners will depend upon the level of economic and/or tourism development that has occured in the particular park and reserve. It is also anticipated that hostility and antagonism towards the park and reserve system will occur in certain areas where the prevailing arrangements are not perceived as delivering tangible benefits or where alternative forms of activity are available to the native landowners.

Item Type: Thesis (Coursework Master thesis)
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Master of Business

Uncontrolled Keywords: national parks, park managment, Fijians, land tenure, green tourism, ecotourism, land ownership, conservation, environmental protection, tourism management, policy, attitudes
Subjects: FOR Classification > 0502 Environmental Science and Management
FOR Classification > 1506 Tourism
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Faculty of Business and Law
Depositing User: Ms Julie Gardner
Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2017 04:25
Last Modified: 24 Apr 2017 02:30
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/33008
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