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This exploratory study was conducted in order to investigate the impact of socio-demographic variables "age, sex, familial situation, qualification, profession, income per capita", international tourism experience, and tourism experience in Egypt on the decision making process of travel under the...

Author(s)
Azim, T. S. A.
Publisher
University of the Aegean, Chios, Greece
Citation
Tourismos, 2010, 5, 2, pp 29-47
AbstractFull Text

This research attempts to investigate the impact of information sources on the decision making process of travel to the Egyptian tourist destination after the revolution of January 25, 2011. A questionnaire was downloaded on the Website of (monkey survey) during the period (12 October-11 December...

Author(s)
Ahmed, T. S. A. A.; Kadir, A. R. A.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2013, 61, 4, pp 395-423
Abstract

To date, limited research has investigated the effects of tourist prior knowledge as a multidimensional construct on their perceived risk. This research is one of the first studies to investigate the relationships among tourists' risk perceptions and various types of their prior knowledge, namely...

Author(s)
Sharifpour, M.; Walters, G.; Ritchie, B. W.; Winter, C.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2014, 53, 3, pp 307-322
Abstract

This paper sheds light on tourists emotional experiences on holiday, which are central to increase our understanding of tourist behavior. Tourists usually travel to cities with good impression. Choosing a travel destination is definitely a complicated decision-making process for tourists. For...

Author(s)
Anshul Garg
Publisher
Publishing India Group, New Delhi, India
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Systems, 2015, 8, 1, pp 1-9
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourist behavior scales.

This chapter presents a number of measurement scales developed by tourism researchers to assess (1) travellers' decision making and buying behaviour, (2) travellers' knowledge and information search behaviour, (3) their online behaviour, (4) perceptions of travel risk and travel constraints, (5)...

Author(s)
Gursoy, D.; Uysal, M.; Sirakaya-Turk, E.; Ekinci, Y.; Baloglu, S.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644530)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Many studies on risk and destination choice focus on specific destinations or tourist characteristics in an isolated way, resulting in a fragmented nature in research results without a comprehensive understanding. Therefore, an integrated research approach is applied using tourists'...

Author(s)
Karl, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2018, 57, 1, pp 129-146
Abstract

The paper examines which travel risks are more salient for tourists' destination choice. An integrated travel-decision risk typology with survey data from 835 potential tourists is developed and tested. Specifically, this paper explores the interplay of risk types, tourist attributes and ...

Author(s)
Karl, M.; Muskat, B.; Ritchie, B. W.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2020, 18,

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