Sustainable Space Tourism: An Introduction

Annette Toivonen

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This book explores the relationship between space tourism and the discourse in sustainability and futures research. It offers comprehensive information on the current understanding of the space tourism industry and assesses the possible impacts of space tourism on the environment, economics, legislation and society. The volume aims to encourage more dialogue and critical examinations of aspects of space tourism related to future sustainability. From data gathered from empirical research, it provides a vision for the future of sustainable space tourism. It will be of interest to students and researchers in tourism, sustainability and futures studies, as well as individual space tourist 'hopefuls', space tourism industry operators and tourism policy regulators.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBristol
PublisherChannel view publications
Number of pages184
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-84541-803-8
ISBN (Print)978-1-84541-802-1, 978-1-84541-801-4
Publication statusPublished - 27 Oct 2020
MoEC publication typeC1 Separate scientific books

Publication series

SeriesThe Future of Tourism series

Field of science

  • Tourism research

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