The Full Value of Parks: From Economics to the Intangible
David Harmon (Editor) and Allen Putney (Editor)
Page count: 360 pages
File size: 2 MB
Parks are important economic vehicles, generating billions of dollars worldwide in tourism revenue. However, the reasons for that visitation are found in the non-material, non-economic values that parks offer to people: values that are cultural, therapeutic, scientific, spiritual, recreational, educational, and aesthetic/artistic. The Full Value of Parks is the first comprehensive analysis of these important, but intangible, values.