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World Heritage Sites (WHS), recognized for their remarkable natural and cultural values, are prime destinations for domestic and international tourists. Despite such values, limited information is available on the efficacy of promotion strategies to reach their markets. This note reports an...

Author(s)
Li Jing; Whitlow, M.; Bitsura-Meszaros, K.; Leung YuFai; Barbieri, C.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2016, 13, 3, pp 370-376
Abstract

In general, food tourism research has focused on tourist behaviour prior to or during trips, as well as food tourism development and marketing from a destination perspective. This exploratory study investigates food tourism from a broader context to determine if food tourism activities may impact...

Author(s)
Stone, M. J.; Migacz, S.; Wolf, E.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 2, pp 147-152
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Cover for Destination crisis management.

This chapter discusses the significance and importance of tourism crisis management; the reasons for the need for disaster planning in tourism destinations; the types of disasters and disaster impacts; the threats to tourists; and the functions of crisis management. It then presents cases of...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.; Pizam, A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937621)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The purpose of this research is to explore the extraordinary experiences of food tourists and to develop a theory of surprise in relation to a typology of food cultural capital. We draw on phenomenological interviews with 16 food tourists. We found that food tourists experienced surprise in...

Author(s)
Goolaup, S.; Solér, C.; Nunkoo, R.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2018, 57, 2, pp 218-231
Abstract

The book examines many facets of tourism and its impact on environmentally sensitive areas. Case studies of experiences in Japan, Mexico, Israel, France, Germany, England, the Netherlands, and Australia detail a variety of attempts to try to resolve the disputes and dilemmas arising from tourism...

Author(s)
Bosselman, F. P.
Publisher
The Conservation Foundation., Washington, D.C., USA
Citation
In the wake of the tourist. Managing special places in eight countries., 1978, pp 278pp.
Abstract

The efforts that have been made during the 1990s to develop new methods to analyse tourism and tourism-related employment, standardise and ensure the relevance of tourism statistics systems, increase consistency between the various systems in place at an international level, and create awareness...

Publisher
Paris, France
Citation
Measuring the role of tourism in OECD economies: the OECD manual on tourism satellite accounts and employment., 2000, pp 270 pp.
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Cover for Presenting destinations: marketing host communities.

This chapter deals with both the contentious issues and the opportunities in the marketing of host communities for tourism. It commences with an overview of the diversity of this phenomenon, followed by a brief but broad view of the scope of contemporary marketing. Here, the emphasis is on viewing...

Author(s)
Moscardo, G.; Pearce, P.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851996116)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The 11 articles in this collection address key issues around the political ecology of tourism in an era of anthropogenic environmental change. They build on emerging work that brings a political ecology lens to tourism, pushing this agenda forward by integrating the roles played by conceptual...

Author(s)
Mostafanezhad, M.; Norum, R.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2019, 27, 4, pp 421-607
Abstract

This special volume (consisting of 24 articles, in addition to an introduction) considers the state of research and practice in sustainable tourism. The articles are organised into four thematic areas of research: community and multi-stakeholder perspectives on sustainability in tourism; business...

Author(s)
Budeanu, A.; Miller, G.; Moscardo, G.; Ooi, C. S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 285-539
Abstract

Organized at the request of the World Tourism Organization, this conference brought together representatives and experts from various national and international tourism organizations, economic research and statistical bodies, and academic institutions to discuss methodological, conceptual and...

Citation
Estudios Turísticos, 1999, No. 140, pp 162 pp.

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