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In response to the increasingly risk-conscious environment in contemporary society, a growing body of literature has been dedicated to tourist risk perception. While risk is widely assumed to be a negative element in tourism, this perspective overlooks the fact that risk and tourist experience are...

Author(s)
Yang ChiaoLing [Yang, C. L. E. ]; Khoo-Lattimore, C.; Arcodia, C.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2018, 57, 2, pp 260-272
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Global tourism movement has shown an increase over the past years. Historically, global travel is meant to be the prerogative of men but the women and travel phenomenon has slowly started to emerge. This study addresses the cultural values of West and Asia to understand the Asian perspective....

Author(s)
Ying TohJen; Khairil Wahidin Awang; Jamil Bojei
Publisher
Taylor's University, Selangor, Malaysia
Citation
Asia-Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism, 2017, 6, 2, pp 45-54
Abstract

There is literature detailing the effects of travel motivation, risks perceptions, and travel constraints on the destination image and travel behaviour of individuals. However, literature explaining these factors in the context of prospective young women travellers is scarce. This study empirically ...

Author(s)
Mohammad Jamal Khan; Shankar Chelliah; Sahrish Ahmed
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2017, 22, 11, pp 1139-1155
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The purpose of this paper is to study the senior travellers' perception on the importance and performance of Penang's tourism attributes. To do so, the effect of the importance and performance of such attributes on senior tourists' overall satisfaction was also investigated. The perception was...

Author(s)
Gelareh Abooali; Shida Irwana Omar; Badaruddin Mohamed
Publisher
Asian Economic and Social Society, Karachi, Pakistan
Citation
International Journal of Asian Social Science, 2015, 5, 6, pp 355-368
Abstract

The worldwide demographic shift towards population ageing has made older adults an attractive market segment not only for developed countries but also for developing countries such as Malaysia. This study explores travel behaviour among older adults living in Malaysia. Using non-probability quota...

Author(s)
Ghazali Musa; Sim OngFon
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Oxfordshire, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2010, 13, 2, pp 177-192

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