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Current research suggests that Aboriginal-controlled organizations should play a larger role in developing and implementing sports-based programmes for Aboriginal young people. In this paper, we explore the influence of an Aboriginal-controlled organization and its government-funded remote...

Author(s)
Peralta, L. R.; Cinelli, R. L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Sport in Society: Cultures, Commerce, Media, Politics, 2016, 19, 7, pp 973-989
Abstract

After its first election win in August 2001 since the Northern Territory of Australia (NT) was granted self-government (1978), the incoming NT Labor government released a new tourism plan, the Northern Territory Tourism Strategic Plan-2003-2007 in the following year. Turbulent events of 2001 that...

Author(s)
Pforr, C.; Brueckner, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2016, 21, 1, pp 61-76
Abstract

Indigenous tourism products, attractions and activities can offer a point of difference for tourism destinations, and consequently the role of, and opportunities for, Indigenous people in providing these tourism experiences have been recognised increasingly by government and industry alike. This...

Author(s)
Fletcher, C.; Pforr, C.; Brueckner, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2016, 24, 8/9, pp 1100-1120
Abstract

An understanding of the complexities and challenges associated with conducting research in new environments is important in informing future research. This paper provides a personal account of the methodological and practical issues encountered when researching the sociocultural impacts of tourism...

Author(s)
Hodgson, R.; Firth, T.
Publisher
Centre for Tourism Research & Development, Lucknow, India
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2006, 31, 2, pp 11-22
Abstract

This paper demonstrates the usefulness of the policy network approach to describe, analyse, and explain the dynamics of the tourism policy domain with its vast variety of actors and complex web of interactions. This is achieved by focusing on stakeholders in the policymaking process, their...

Author(s)
Pforr, C.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2006, 33, 1, pp 87-108
Abstract

This paper focuses on the interplay of three conceptual perspectives to the study of tourism public policy. To understand the tourism policy process in general, from demands via the policy-making system to outputs and feedback, Easton's model (1965) of the political system is employed as a basic...

Author(s)
Pforr, C.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2005, 8, 4, pp 323-348