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Cover for 'Oceans apart': bridging the gap between academic research and professional practice in cruise tourism.

This chapter focuses on how to bridge the gap between academic research and professional practice in cruise tourism. It provides an overview of the key challenges facing cruise tourism researchers today (in terms of research scope, availability of academic literature, data availability and...

Author(s)
Papathanassis, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
News Article

6.6 million Europeans take a cruise

Date
21 March 2016
Abstract

This paper examines residents' perceptions of a wide set of externalities exerted by the development of cruise tourism. The research involved data collection in two ports located in the two largest Mediterranean islands, Sicily and Sardinia, during the summer peak of the cruise season 2011. These...

Author(s)
Brida, J. G.; Chiappa, G. del; Meleddu, M.; Pulina, M.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2014, 16, 2, pp 180-190
News Article

Are Arctic cruises a recipe for disaster?

Date
6 February 2012
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Cover for A geographical overview of the world cruise market and its seasonal complementarities.

This chapter describes the three main macro-geographical areas of cruise tourism (North and Central America, Europe, and 'the rest of the world') and their seasonal complementarities. The chapter shows how complex the world cruise market is in its geographical dimensions.

Author(s)
Charlier, J. J.; McCalla, R. J.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930486)
Type
Book chapter
News Article

Visitor numbers up, and winter tourism growing

Date
31 January 2008
Abstract

This research note proposes a variation of asymmetric importance-performance analysis (AIPA) and calls it rational importance-performance analysis (RIPA). The steps in conducting RIPA are demonstrated using publicly available cruise tourism data for Hawaii.

Author(s)
Ramakrishnan Ramanathan; Usha Ramanathan
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2016, 61, pp 264-267
News Article

Narrow victory for tax move

Date
30 August 2006
Abstract

This research article investigates the effect that extended social interactions, found among the crew on board cruise ships, has on workplace engagement. Extended social interactions relate to the relatively lengthy contracts that are experienced by seafarers and the resultant implications of...

Author(s)
Gibson, P.; Perkins, L.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2015, 10, 3/4, pp 255-265
News Article

Cruise tax high on the agenda as tourism struggles

Date
24 August 2009

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