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Introduction to Hospitality Management, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition

By John R. Walker

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Jan 9, 2009

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For courses in Introduction to Hospitality and Hospitality Management. Capturing the flavor and breadth of the industry, Introduction to Hospitality Management, Third Edition, explores all aspects of the field including: travel and tourism; lodging; foodservice; meetings, conventions and expositions; and leisure and recreation. Devoting six chapters to management, the text focuses on hospitality and management and uses first-person accounts, corporate profiles and industry morsels to foster a student’s appreciation for the field. This new edition includes a new student DVD-ROM and features more on event management, sustainable hospitality, and globalization.

 

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

 

PART I: THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY AND TOURISM

1.      Welcome to the Hospitality Industry

2.      Tourism

 

PART II: LODGING

3.      The Hotel Business

4.      Rooms Division Operations

5.      Food and Beverage Operations

 

PART III: RESTAURANTS, MANAGER SERVICES AND BEVERAGES

6.      Restaurant Business

7.      Restaurant Operations

8.      Managed Services

9.      Beverages

 

PART IV: RECREATION, THEME PARKS, CLUBS AND GAMING ENTERTAINMENT

10.  Recreation, Theme Parks and Clubs

11.  Gaming Entertainment

 

PART V: ASSEMBLIES AND EVENT MANAGEMENT

12.  Meetings, Conventions, Expositions

13.  Special Events

 

PART VI: MANAGERIAL AREAS OF THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

14.  Leadership and Management

15.  Planning

16.  Organizing

17.  Communicating and Decision-Making

18.  Human Resources and Motivation

19.  Control

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$59.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-507339-1