About this book
Content in the Preface, Chapters 1-15 and 17-18 was adapted from the Saylor Foundation’s http://www.saylor.org/site/textbooks/Exploring%20Business.docx by Virginia Tech under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 License. The Saylor Foundation previously adapted this work under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 License without attribution as requested by the work’s original creator or licensee.
Chapter 16 was adapted by Virginia Tech from Introduction to Tourism and Hospitality in BC by Morgan Westcott, Editor, © Capilano University and is used under a CC-BY 4.0 International license.
© Anonymous, Saylor Foundation, Capilano University, Stephen J. Skripak, Richard
Parsons, Anastasia Cortes, Anita Walz, 2018
ISBN: (Print): 978-0-9979201-7-8
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ISBN: (PDF) 978-1-949373-90-5
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Lead Author: Stephen J. Skripak
Contributors: Richard Parsons, Anastasia Cortes, Anita Walz, Gary Walton
Layout: Anastasia Cortes
Selected graphics: Brian Craig http://bcraigdesign.com
Cover design: Trevor Finney
Student Reviewers: Jonathan De Pena, Nina Lindsay, Sachi Soni
Project Manager: Anita Walz
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- “Hong Kong Skyscrapers” by Estial, cropped and modified by Trevor Finney CC BY-SA 4.0.
- “Paris vue d’ensemble tour Eiffel” by Taxiarchos228, cropped and modified by Poke2001 and Trevor Finney CC BY 3.0
- “London Bridge” by Skitterphoto, cropped and modified by Trevor Finney. Public Domain.
- “New York” by Mscamilaalmeida, cropped and modified by Trevor Finney. Public Domain.
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