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The study aims to assess the community residents for sustainable tourism development using latent variables of community attachment, community involvement, perceived benefits and support for sustainable tourism development and elemental data of the residents of the Ezulwini Valley. Since it was ...

Author(s)
Dlamini, X. H.; Coetzee, W. J. L.; Khunou, P. S.
Publisher
University of Mauritius, Mauritius
Citation
4th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management Conference, Mauritius, 25-27 June 2014, 2014, pp 732-761
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Purpose: This paper aims to measure the role of involvement, destination emotions and place attachment in the behavioural intentions of wine tourists when visiting Porto wine cellars. Design/methodology/approach: An interceptive survey was conducted with wine tourists during their visits to four...

Author(s)
Santos, V. R.; Ramos, P.; Almeida, N.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Wine Business Research, 2017, 29, 4, pp 401-415
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Stakeholders' perceptions towards tourism development within destinations have been emphasized by researchers and practitioners. However, literature has only focused local residents' role in tourism development, leaving a gap in knowledge on stakeholders' engagement in tourism development process....

Author(s)
Ali, F.; Hussain, K.; Vikneswaran Nair; Nair, P. K.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2017, 65, 2, pp 173-186
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The 13 papers in this special issue reflect the changes in the concepts of rural tourism as well as in the academic interest in this form of tourism. The papers can be divided into two main types. The first group of papers examines aspects of the unique sense of place that rural areas possess, the...

Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2015, 23, 8/9, pp 1133-1403
Abstract

Visiting places associated with popular literature is increasingly prominent as a tourist practice; however little is known on how to explain the growing popularity of this phenomenon in large cities over the world. How do tourists experience contemporary cities through their participation in...

Author(s)
Es, N. van; Reijnders, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2016, 57, pp 113-125
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This special issue presents six articles on tourism destinations and their development. Issues addressed include: stakeholder involvement and cooperation, the role of local government, place attachment and creativity of lifestyle entrepreneurs, climate adaptation, and the role of spatial distance...

Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2018, 18, Suppl. 1, pp S1-S100
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Community participation and benefit from tourism ventures is generally regarded as the cornerstone of sustainable tourism. Hence, the gains from tourism have been heralded as instrumental in the fight against poverty and helping to uplift disadvantaged communities through the provision of access to ...

Author(s)
Nkemngu, A. A. P.
Publisher
OMICS Publishing Group, Los Angeles, USA
Citation
Journal of Tourism and Hospitality, 2012, 1, 5, pp 105
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Researchers in tourism development have often suggested that the participation of local residents is essential for sustainable tourism, and for identifying and understanding the factors affecting residents' willingness to participate ("participation intention") is instrumental in tourism...

Author(s)
Zhang, H.; Lei, S. L.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
Tourism as a tool for development, 2013, pp 23-31
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Ecotourism supports environmental conservation as well as generating economic opportunities. It additionally strongly emphasizes benefits to the local community and suggests that the involvement of the residents is important for the effective management of tourism. Accordingly, this study explores...

Author(s)
Zhang Heng; Lei SiuLai
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management, 2012, 33, 4, pp 916-925
Abstract

The pressure of tourism on heritage sites is threatening the cultural heritage of such places. Local community voices should be studied in order to understand what and how to preserve the intangible cultural heritage at WHSs as they are the main players of this intangible heritage. With reference...

Author(s)
Tan SiowKian; Tan SiowHooi; Kok YonSin; Choon ShayWei
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2018, 67, pp 376-387

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