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The concept of co-creation has been extensively discussed in tourism and hospitality research. Most studies focus mainly on exploring the involvement of customers in experience creation and the development of tourism services and innovations. Although this way of thinking can be valuable for...

Author(s)
García-Rosell, J. C.; Haanpää, M.; Janhunen, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2019, 44, 3, pp 348-358
Abstract

Marketers increasingly try to make marketing messages reach and 'infect' social media users, who subsequently share the message with yet other users, thereby 'infecting' additional users and spreading the message like a virus - processes often defined as viral marketing. However, what exactly...

Author(s)
Blichfeldt, B. S.; Smed, K. M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2015, 21, 3, pp 289-301
Abstract

One negotiation site of heavily mediated, indirect, and usually inadvertent communication between hosts and tourists is the picture postcard rack. As "hegemonically scripted discourses," postcards make important assumptions about the tourist's touristic experience, as well as the image of that...

Author(s)
Thurlow, C.; Jaworski, A.; Ylänne-McEwen, V.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Culture & Communication, 2004, 5, 2, pp 93-104
Abstract

This paper deals with learning experiences on board the Norwegian coastal steamer MS Nordlys, which is part of the Hurtigruten's fleet. It is argued that these steamers play an important role in Arctic winter tourism in Norway. The paper is based on empirical observations on a group of English ...

Author(s)
Ekeland, C. B.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Acta Agriculturæ Scandinavica, Section B - Soil & Plant Science, 2011, 61, Suppl. 1, pp 38-51
Abstract

In order to organize ethical education for future managers in the hospitality and tourism industry, an interesting study is to look into how students conceptualize the moral ordeals they think they will meet in their future management positions. Hospitality and tourism students (n=126) at the...

Author(s)
Marnburg, E.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2006, 27, 4, pp 561-575
Abstract

Studies of people involved in accidents and disasters have usually focused on traumatic effects. In contrast this paper summarizes two studies of travelers exposed to the effects of natural disasters where luck is a pivotal theme. Participants in the first study were 85 Norwegian tourists,...

Author(s)
Teigen, K. H.; Glad, K. A.
Publisher
Routledge, Oslo, Norway
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2011, 11, 3, pp 237-249
Abstract

The Lofoten Islands in northern Norway face challenges from increasing visitor numbers, congestion, environmental impacts, and growing host-visitor tensions. Benefits include increased local employment and growing revenues. Future tourism policy requires better documentation of the non-economic...

Author(s)
Kaltenborn, B. P.; Kaltenborn, E. F.; Linnell, J. D. C.
Publisher
Arctic Institute of North America, Calgary, Canada
Citation
Arctic, 2019, 72, 1, pp 1-12
Abstract

This paper presents some aspects of branding the Scandinavian snow tourism product. It argues that the Scandinavian suppliers to the non-Nordic market need a stronger image and more distinct differentiation, and that a Scandinavian umbrella brand might be helpful to serve the purpose of increasing...

Author(s)
Flagestad, A.; Hope, C. A.
Publisher
Editions AIEST (Association Internationale d'Experts Scientifiques du Tourisme), St. Gallen, Switzerland
Citation
Tourism Review, 2001, 56, 1/4, pp 5-12
Abstract

In recent years, entrepreneurship and innovation have gained much attention in discussions on economic development in diverse fields. Research on entrepreneurship and innovation in tourism is a relatively novel field of inquiry. This paper deals with the entrepreneurial process through a relational ...

Author(s)
Jóhannesson, G. T.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2012, 12, 2, pp 181-196
Abstract

The Arctic Circle is the most commonly used border to delimit the Arctic region, and has been used in this way to such an extent that across the circumpolar North, municipalities and local communities have built various types of signs, shops and tourist centers for its celebration. This is...

Author(s)
Varnajot, A.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2019, 19, 4, pp 434-452

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