UOG Professor Authors Book on International Tourism


Guam – UOG professor Fred Schumann is the co-editor/author of the recently released book, Global Tourism published by Kumpul Publications of Tokyo. The book is primarily for students and researchers of issues concerning International Tourism. Dr. Munehiko Asamizu, Associate Professor of Tourism at Yamaguchi University in Japan is the co-editor of the book.

“Dr. Asamizu and I began working on this book project approximately two years ago. This books aims to show the dynamics of tourist mobility, especially in the Asia Pacific region. This is done through the compilation of writings from tourism researchers from around the region.  International Tourism has become an extremely popular subject at Asia Pacific universities and our goal is to provide an updated English language resource for everyone,” said Schumann.

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In addition to editing the book, Schumann contributed a chapter on “Overall Guest Satisfaction versus Satisfaction from Varying Source Markets: A Guam Case Study” to the publication.