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Cover for People, power and communities.

This book chapter seeks to: (i) explore 'the community' as a vital context for health promotion; (ii) explore different meanings of community participation, engagement, community involvement and community development; (iii) discuss the importance of social capital; (iv) explore the role of lay...

Author(s)
Warwick-Booth, L.; Foster, S.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245332)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Models of consumer behaviour and holistic healthy lifestyle.

This book chapter defines the concept of a model and explain the relevance of models, identifies the key influences on consumer behaviour, illustrates and explains the various models and frameworks of consumer behaviour, and demonstrates the applicability of various models of consumer behaviour by...

Author(s)
Ngugi, I. K.; O'Sullivan, H.; Osman, H.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786392879)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism, health, wellbeing and protected areas.

This book offers a compilation of transdisciplinary contributions that demonstrate the features of the relationship between tourism, health, wellbeing and protected areas. Attention is given to case studies stemming from current and future trends around these topics. Many of these case studies take ...

Author(s)
Azara, I.; Michopoulou, E.; Niccolini, F.; Taff, B. D.; Clarke, A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391315)
Type
Book
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Cover for Introduction: tourism, health and wellbeing and protected environments.

This introductory chapter reflects on the themes of (1) tourism and protected areas' sustainability, and (2) health and wellbeing in protected areas, before outlining the section organization of the book.

Author(s)
Azara, I.; Niccolini, F.; Taff, B. D.; Michopoulou, E.; Clarke, A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391315)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism, wellbeing and cultural ecosystem services: a case study of Örség National Park, Hungary.

This chapter explores the relationship between tourism, wellbeing and cultural ecosystem services (CES) in the context of protected areas, especially national parks. A case study is presented of the Őrség National Park in Hungary, a protected area that attracts domestic and, increasingly,...

Author(s)
Smith, M. K.; Csurgó, B.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391315)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The potential role of public aquaria in human health and wellbeing.

This chapter provides a review of the literature and research associated with one such alternative restorative setting: public aquaria. Firstly, the authors set the scene by providing a brief overview of the development of human-fish connections by following ancient historical evidence through to...

Author(s)
Cracknell, D. L.; Pahl, S.; White, M. P.; Depledge, M. H.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391315)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Health effects of recreation vehicle noise: laboratory evidence for mood and heart rate.

This project aimed to illustrate the numerous ways in which excessive noise in protected areas can have negative impacts on health and wellbeing. A laboratory simulation of national parks was carried out using a sample of graduate and undergraduate students (n=77) who volunteered in exchange for...

Author(s)
Benfield, J. A.; Weinzimmer, D.; Taff, B. D.; Newman, P.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391315)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Reconsidering the links between tourism, health, wellbeing and protected areas.

This concluding chapter highlights the key contributions of the book with regard to theorizing the links between tourism, health and wellbeing in protected areas.

Author(s)
Clarke, A.; Azara, I.; Michopoulou, E.; Niccolini, F.; Taff, B. D.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391315)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Wellness tourism experiences in mountain regions: the case of Sparkling Hill Resort, Canada.

This chapter looks at the emerging sophistication of wellness experiences in mountain areas, based on an audit of health and wellness facilities within the province of British Columbia and a case study of Sparkling Hill Resort. Through in-depth discussions with Sparking Hill supervisory staff,...

Author(s)
Hull, J. S.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644608)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The transformative power of yoga tourism.

This chapter examines the transformative power of the practice of yoga and yoga tourism and their positive benefits for health and wellness. A conceptual model of the transformative power of yoga tourism is proposed.

Author(s)
Ponder, L. M.; Holladay, P. J.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642093)
Type
Book chapter

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