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This paper analyses residents' perceptions toward cruise tourism development and its externalities. The research involved a primary data collection in Messina, during the summer peak of the cruise season in 2011. A correspondence analysis on the local residents' perceptions shows that residents...

Author(s)
Brida, J. G.; Chiappa, G. del; Meleddu, M.; Pulina, M.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2012, 60, 1, pp 29-42
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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
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This paper explores how residents in the Caribbean city of Cartagena de India regard cruise tourism as affecting their community. Local attitudes and perceptions allowed it to segment the sample into four different opinion groups using a hierarchical cluster analysis. The overall results indicate...

Author(s)
Brida, J. G.; Riaño, E.; Zapata Aguirre, S.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2012, 29, pp 79-107, 263-266
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Cruise tourism is growing faster than any other sector of the tourism industry, producing different impacts on destinations. From the social and economic viewpoint, the interactions between the different actors of the exchange process - cruise passengers, crew, residents, and producers of the...

Author(s)
Brida, J. G.; Riaño, E.; Aguirre, S. Z.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2011, 11, 3, pp 181-196
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This paper provides an overview of the different impacts of cruise tourism in Costa Rica. The purpose of the study is to provide information, based on primary investigation collected by the Costa Rican Tourism Institute during the period 2006-2008, to help the decision making process and the...

Author(s)
Brida, J. G.; Zapata, S.
Publisher
Hüseyin Yıldırım, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Anatolia, 2010, 21, 2, pp 322-338
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Given the rapid growth of the cruise activity in the world, governments and other policy actors involved in this type of tourism have noted the necessity of knowing the form and magnitude of the different impacts that the cruise activity produces on the different destinations. In particular, to...

Author(s)
Brida, J. G.; Bukstein, D.; Garrido, N.; Tealde, E.; Aguirre, S. Z.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2010, 19, 5, pp 607-634