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The impact of tourism on gender equality at the national level remains unclear. This study conducts a comparative analysis of tourism and gender equality in emerging economies, using a fuzzy-set qualitative comparative analysis approach. The results demonstrate that tourism is neither a necessary...

Author(s)
Zhang JieKuan; Zhang Yan
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management, 2021, 46, pp 284-292
Abstract

This study analyzed the impact of tourism on gender equality based on data from 36 Asian countries over the period 2006-2018, using a system generalized method of moments estimation approach. The results demonstrate that tourism has a significant positive impact on gender equality. This impact was...

Author(s)
Zhang JieKuan; Zhang Yan
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2020, 85,
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Background: Gender equality is a significant determinant of the health and national development of a country. As future leaders, undergraduates need sufficient knowledge and favorable attitudes towards gender equality, to enable gender-equitable socio-economic decision-making. Objectives: This...

Author(s)
Vidanapathirana, M. N.; Varothayan, S.; Vilochani, D. C.; Wangmo, C.; Jayakody, H.
Publisher
University of Colombo, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Citation
Ceylon Journal of Medical Science, 2017, 54, 1, pp 35-43
Abstract

Introduction. Gender equality is a fundamental right and an important value underlying any democratic society. Unfortunately, we still encounter gender inequalities in various areas and our country, according to European Index for Gender Equality 2015 Edition published by the European Commission,...

Author(s)
Sonia, A.; Vasilica, G.
Publisher
Ovidius University Press, Constanta, Romania
Citation
Ovidius University Annals, Physical Education and Sport/Science, Movement and Health Series, 2019, 19, 2, pp 81-89
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for 'An uneasy truth?': female tourism managers and organizational gender equality measures in Portugal.

This chapter presents an investigation into the intricacies surrounding gender equality measures in tourism workplaces in Portugal. It begins with a brief introduction to the history of gender equality measures in tourism labour, followed by an analysis of various aspects of gender equality...

Author(s)
Bakas, F. E.; Costa, C.; Durão, M.; Carvalho, I.; Breda, Z.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394422)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper explores the interconnections between the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and tourism from a gender perspective. It is the first paper to take a critical analysis of how SDG 5 relates to tourism, and how tourism and gender equality interconnects with the other SDGs. First, we...

Author(s)
Moreno Alarcón, D.; Cole, S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2019, 27, 7, pp 903-919
Abstract

Since 2000, the Swedish Film Institute has been tasked with increasing gender equality by distributing commissioner support more equally between women and men. While this has resulted in an increase in the number of women behind the camera, this study shows that the implementation has been hampered ...

Author(s)
Jansson, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Cultural Policy, 2019, 25, 2, pp 218-231
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Athletic success in women's sports, in particular in women's soccer, is strongly linked to macrolevel gender equality within societies. There is also evidence that macrolevel gender equality matters for sport consumption. This study explored the role of mesolevel institutions for the popularity of...

Author(s)
Meier, H. E.; Uechtriz, C. von
Publisher
Human Kinetics, Inc., Champaign, USA
Citation
Sociology of Sport Journal, 2020, 37, 4, pp 328-345
Abstract

This paper studies the gender gap in sport event attendance - characterized by higher male and lower female participation - using a macro-sociological and cross-national comparative approach. We argue that because gender is produced and justified in the realm of sport, gender gaps in sport event...

Author(s)
Lagaert, S.; Roose, H.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 2018, 53, 5, pp 533-549
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Bangladesh has the highest overall ranking in Asia for gender equality (World Economic Forum 2017). The tourism industry is frequently promoted as a global driver for the economic empowerment of women (UNWTO 2010). The aim of this research is to examine if a gender gap exists in the domestic...

Author(s)
Gomes, T.; Blake, A.
Publisher
Sedat ÇELİK, Şırnak, Turkey
Citation
Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Issues (JOHTI), 2020, 2, 2, pp 178-189

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