Ritically evaluate the claim that the benefits for countries with tourism-dependent economies outweigh the negative effects.

The Essay Quotation:

High levels of tourism can impact on countries in different ways, including culturally, environmentally and economically. Critically evaluate the claim that the benefits for countries with tourism-dependent economies outweigh the negative effects.

Introduction: i) Wide beginning a Gently introduce the topic, background info etc.
ii) Definition(s) including a?tourism-dependent economya you must adhere to these definitions throughout the essay. (This is good practice for your Masters thesis.)
iii) Thesis statement a?This essay will arguea¦a Remember to refer explicitly to countries with tourism dependent economies. This is not an essay about tourism in general.
iv) Outline a What is this essay going to look at exactly? Economic factors, cultural factors, environmental factors of tourism on tourist-dependent economies etc. Remember the order and be specific.
Main body:
Paragraphing structure:

Argument + (or a )

Counter argument a (or +)
Refutation ++ (or a a )
x 3 (Economy, Culture and the Environment.)
Conclusion
Restate outline and summarise findings use the past tense, ie. This essay examined / considered / discussed / looked at etc. Paraphrase your thesis statement to summarise your entire argument and end the essay.