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Cover for Co-creation of tourist experience: scope, definition and structure.

This chapter introduces the concepts of tourist experience, value co-creation in tourism experiences, and the phases of tourism experience creation, before outlining the overall structure of the book.

Author(s)
Prebensen, N. K.; Chen, J. S.; Uysal, M. S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786395030)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The economics of tourism.

This chapter discusses some concepts and tools in macroeconomics and microeconomics that are most relevant to tourism. One of the most fundamental concepts is the nature of tourism as an economic activity. The World Tourism Organization defines tourism as a demand-side activity, that is, something...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241488)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Financial management in tourism.

This chapter presents a perspective on the financial consequences of common management decisions in tourism, including pricing policies, new service and product introductions, and marketing decisions. Case studies are included as well as discussion of critical issues and caveats. The theme of yield ...

Author(s)
Wilson, J. M.; Moutinho, L.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390240)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Creating experience value in tourism 2nd edition.

This book attempts to outline value creation in tourist experiences, theoretically and practically, in order to obtain new understandings and models to help identify how value creation is changing within the tourism industry and demonstrate ways in which both tourists and settings can proactively...

Author(s)
Prebensen, N. K.; Chen, J. S.; Uysal, M. S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786395030)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourist experience value: tourist experience and life satisfaction.

The aim of this chapter is to enhance our understanding of the tourist experience concept by unravelling the tourist experience value concept, and based on that, present an updated research agenda. The future research directions proposed are based on a quality-of-life approach, here scaled down to...

Author(s)
Björk, P.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786395030)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Moving people: a conceptual framework for understanding how visitor experiences can be enhanced by mindful attention to interest.

In this chapter, a tourist is referred to as a visitor travelling in an arena of interest-generating or interest-sustaining opportunities that can be scaffolded by experiences with, or through, others in that place. The chapter explores (1) what it takes to help people develop situational and...

Author(s)
Dahl, T. I.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786395030)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Co-creation of experience value: a tourist behaviour approach.

This chapter first describes what is and what constitutes a memorable experience and addresses afterwards the issue of how to engage tourists to collaborate in the co-creation of such experiences. The chapter considers involvement in tourist experiences as a mediator and moderator variable in value ...

Author(s)
Andrades, L.; Dimanche, F.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786395030)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Authenticity as a value co-creator of tourism experiences.

This chapter addresses a particular view of authenticity as a co-creator of value in cultural tourism experiences. The chapter outlines the findings from an empirical investigation of tourists consuming cultural and natural heritage sites in the island of Mauritius. By using the views and...

Author(s)
Ramkissoon, H.; Uysal, M. S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786395030)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Storytelling in a co-creation perspective.

This chapter is a contribution to the understanding of the tourist value-enhancing properties of storytelling, with a focus on co-creation. Moreover, it illustrates the importance of storytelling as a management operant resource that can be used in order to manage host-guest interaction in a way...

Author(s)
Mathisen, L.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786395030)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourist information search: a DIY approach to creating experience value.

This chapter explores the many ways in which tourists use a do-it-yourself (DIY) approach to look for information on the Internet. The chapter first investigates the various needs (functional, hedonic, innovation, aesthetic, and social) that information searching helps satisfy. This is followed by...

Author(s)
Korneliussen, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786395030)
Type
Book chapter

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