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Zoos and public aquaria globally display numerous wild harvested, threatened species. To validate conservation credentials, displays are often associated with research projects, educational interpretation, or conservation-related activities. However, accompanying conservation benefits are rarely...

Author(s)
Buckley, K. A.; Smith, L. D. G.; Crook, D. A.; Pillans, R. D.; Kyne, P. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2020, 28, 7, pp 978-1002
Abstract

Given the well-documented increase in Chinese outbound tourists, it is no surprise that the Chinese market continues to attract considerable scholarly interest. Previous studies have been primarily quantitative, using methods and instruments administered prior to and/or immediately after...

Author(s)
Ye Qing [Ye, Q. I. ]; Hughes, K.; Walters, G.; Mkono, M.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2020, 33, pp 100629
Abstract

This paper examines the opportunities for Indigenous communities to share cultural knowledge in tourism by increasing the use of digital knowledge-sharing with various technological platforms. The research was conducted with residents of Pine Creek in the Northern Territory (Australia). In-depth...

Author(s)
McGinnis, G.; Harvey, M.; Young, T.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2020, 17, 1, pp 96-125
Abstract

Background: Electronic gambling machines (EGMs) are in casinos and community venues (hotels and clubs) in all jurisdictions in Australia, except Western Australia (only in casino). EGMs have a range of features that can affect how people gamble, which can influence losses incurred by users. The...

Author(s)
Stevens, M.; Livingstone, C.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Public Health, 2019, 19, 517, pp (06 May 2019)
Abstract

Mindfulness refers to the state of being aware, taking note of what is going on within oneself, without any judgment. Mindfulness has been shown to affect decision-making, empathy, and sustainability in non-tourism contexts. We conducted an experiment to see if mindfulness can promote sustainable...

Author(s)
Chan, E. Y.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 13, pp 1526-1530
Abstract

In northern Australia, elaborate forms of indirection and self-effacement shape the media play of young Indigenous Australians. Young people animate celebrity avatars and their iconic voices as kinds of camouflage, breathing life into the artifacts of social media across a range of online platforms ...

Author(s)
Fisher, D.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
American Ethnologist, 2019, 46, 1, pp 34-46
Abstract

Wildlife tourism attractions, such as zoos and aquariums, are expected to play a major role in promoting environmental learning in society. This paper applies a refined version of Schwartz's (1992) Value Theory to develop a better understanding of zoo and aquarium visitors' personal values, and the ...

Author(s)
Ballantyne, R.; Hughes, K.; Lee, J.; Packer, J.; Sneddon, J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2018, 64, pp 190-201
Abstract

The internationally important river-floodplains of the Kakadu Region in northern Australia are at risk from invasive species and future sea-level rise-saltwater inundation (SLR-SWI), requiring assessments of multiple cumulative risks over different time frames. An integrated risk-assessment...

Author(s)
Bayliss, P.; Finlayson, C. M.; Innes, J.; Norman-López, A.; Bartolo, R.; Harford, A.; Pettit, N. E.; Humphrey, C. L.; Dam, R. van; Dutra, L. X. C.; Woodward, E.; Ligtermoet, E.; Steven, A.; Chariton, A.; Williams, D. K.
Publisher
CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Marine and Freshwater Research, 2018, 69, 7, pp 1159-1185
Abstract

This paper describes a semi-quantitative approach for the assessment of sea-level rise (SLR) impacts on social-ecological systems (SES), using Yellow Water wetland on Kakadu National Park as a case study. The approach includes the application of a diagnostic framework to portray the existing SES...

Author(s)
Dutra, L. X. C.; Bayliss, P.; McGregor, S.; Christophersen, P.; Scheepers, K.; Woodward, E.; Ligtermoet, E.; Melo, L. F. C.
Publisher
CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Marine and Freshwater Research, 2018, 69, 7, pp 1146-1158
Abstract

Gambling impacts affect Australian Indigenous families and communities in diverse and complex ways. Indigenous people throughout Australia engage in a broad range of regulated and unregulated gambling activities. Challenges in this area include the complexities that come with delivering services...

Author(s)
Fogarty, M.; Coalter, N.; Gordon, A.; Breen, H.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Health Promotion International, 2018, 33, 1, pp 115-122

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