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Overseas travel to regions where ticks are found can increase travellers' exposure to ticks and pathogens that may be unfamiliar to medical professionals in their home countries. Previous studies have detailed non-native tick species removed from recently returned travellers, occasionally leading...

Author(s)
Gillingham, E. L.; Cull, B.; Pietzsch, M. E.; Phipps, L. P.; Medlock, J. M.; Hansford, K.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2020, 17, 21,
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Cover for Perspectives on tourism and small polities in Europe.

This concluding chapter highlights some of the main concepts elucidated throughout this book about tourism's relationships with the political geography of smallness, marginality, separation, overdependence, political vulnerabilities, and pan-Europeanism. It also suggests future research needs in...

Author(s)
Timothy, D. J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243109)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Vulnerability, dependency and touristic appeal: the costs and benefits of smallness and marginality.

This chapter discusses the costs and benefits of tourism associated with smallness and marginality, under the conceptual umbrella of vulnerabilities of size, overdependence, lack of power, lack of recognition, and the appeal of 'otherness'. Despite the vulnerabilities brought about by smallness and ...

Author(s)
Timothy, D. J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243109)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Unrecognized polities: the de facto states and micronations of Europe.

This chapter focuses on 'unrecognized polities', or locations that claim to be sovereign states but do not exist legitimately outside of their creators' own imaginations or local realms of power. In spite of their lack of universal recognition, the two types of entities examined in this chapter (de ...

Author(s)
Timothy, D. J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243109)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for International exclaves and extraterritorial places.

This chapter focuses on the geopolitical and legal phenomenon of enclaves and exclaves, which are small pieces of a country that are physically detached from the state to which they belong and which can be accessed only by traveling through a foreign country. Almost all of the exclaves/enclaves of...

Author(s)
Timothy, D. J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243109)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Europe's autonomous regions, dependencies and overseas territories.

This chapter highlights conditions associated with three related types of polities located in Europe: autonomous regions, crown dependencies and overseas territories. Autonomous regions have a unique relationship with the state. They are self-governing over internal matters, with the state-level...

Author(s)
Timothy, D. J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243109)
Type
Book chapter
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Mountain environments provide habitats for many wild animal species and are of great importance to recreational activities. In the European Alps, winter recreation activities such as ski mountaineering are becoming increasingly popular, which may lead more often to disturbance of Alpine wildlife....

Author(s)
Jäger, H.; Schirpke, U.; Tappeiner, U.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Environmental Management, 2020, 276,
Abstract

Public support for global development in rich countries is critical for sustaining effective government and individual action. But the causes of public support are not well understood. Does spending time living in a developing country play a role in generating individual commitment to development?...

Author(s)
Crawfurd, L.
Publisher
Center for Global Development, Washington, USA
Citation
Working Paper - Centre for Global Development, 2020, 544, pp 1-43
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This paper adopts panel cointegration methods to estimate a gravity model of Turkish agricultural exports to 30 Euro-Mediterranean countries. Results show the conventional variables of economic size and distance to importing markets along with relative factor endowments are significant determinants ...

Author(s)
Sarica, D.; Hubbard, L.; Dawson, P.
Publisher
University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Scientific Papers Series - Management, Economic Engineering in Agriculture and Rural Development, 2020, 20, 3, pp 525-536
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Festivals have come to play an important role in tourism and managing their legacy has become an important challenge for governments and the events industry. Festivals typically take place over limited periods of time, but they also bring longer lasting legacies for the economy, local communities,...

Author(s)
Eshuis, J.; Pel, B.; Coca-Stefaniak, J. A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Event Management, 2020, 24, 5, pp 579-596

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