Urban tourism has remained a consistent theme in the expansion of tourism research. It would progress by embracing wider social science agendas so that tourism becomes integrated into these academic debates to progress the subject area. Its main aim is to identify the impact issues that are of most concern to host communities and to understand the impact of tourism on local government and the implications of this for the sustainable development of tourism within and across local government areas.
Review articles are the summary of current state of understanding on a particular research topic. They analyze or discuss research previously published by scientist and academicians rather than reporting novel research results.
Review article comes in the form of systematic reviews and literature reviews and are a form of secondary literature. Systematic reviews determine an objective list of criteria, and find all previously published original research papers that meet the criteria. They then compare the results presented in these papers. Literature reviews, by contrast, provide a summary of what the authors believe are the best and most relevant prior publications.
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