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This is an extensive dictionary of tourist and hospitality industry terms, encompassing general management and marketing terminology, as well as concepts drawn from psychology, economics, geography, and social sciences. The book is divided into four parts: the first part offers a comprehensive...

Author(s)
Harris, R.; Howard, J.
Publisher
Hospitality Press Pty Ltd., Elsternwick, Australia
Citation
Dictionary of travel, tourism and hospitality terms., 1996, pp xiv + 223 pp.
Abstract

This book provides comprehensive coverage of worldwide tourism destinations, examining the basic principles undelying the geography of tourist demand, supply and transportation, with a broad survey of world tourism generating and destination regions. Case studies from around the world are used to...

Author(s)
Boniface, B. G.; Cooper, C.
Publisher
Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Worldwide destinations: the geography of travel and tourism, 2001, Ed.3, pp 389 pp.
Abstract

The goal of this paper is to examine the various geographic shifts occurring in New Zealand air passenger service as a result of the liberal aviation policies pursued by the country. A brief history of New Zealand air passenger travel both domestically and internationally will be followed by a more ...

Author(s)
Vowles, T. M.; Tierney, S.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Asia Pacific Viewpoint, 2007, 48, 3, pp 344-354
Abstract

This special issue examines tourism development and perceptions in Australia and Canada. The issue consists of six papers. The first paper explores the emergence of gay pride festivals in Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide, in the wake of the emergence and consolidation of the Sydney Gay and...

Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2009, 11, 2, pp 143-269
Abstract

This article examines cultural industries in Broken Hill - the iconic 'Silver City' of Australian mining in far western NSW - and comes from research funded by arts and regional development agencies during 2006 and 2007. In interviewing and surveying the 'movers and makers' of the local cultural...

Author(s)
Andersen, L.
Publisher
Taylor and Francis, London, UK
Citation
Australian Geographer, 2010, 41, 1, pp 71-85
Abstract

To further develop our existing knowledge on the evolution of tourism areas, a more systematic and theoretical analysis is required. In the paper, we argue that the ongoing 'evolutionary turn' in economic geography could offer a powerful thrust to the theoretical discussion on tourism area...

Author(s)
Ma, M.; Hassink, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2013, 41, pp 89-109
Abstract

This paper examines the future of sustainability education in tourism honours programs in Australian tertiary institutions, an issue of international relevance as many tourism programs are located in mainstream business schools. Its suggests that while industry relevant skills acquisition is an...

Author(s)
Schweinsberg, S.; Wearing, S. L.; McManus, P.
Publisher
Elsevier, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management, 2013, 20, pp 53-60
Abstract

So much has been lost about the culture of Australia's Indigenous people. Their languages, traditions and heritage were dissipated under the process of white colonization from 1788. This paper investigates the actions of the people from Cherbourg, an Aboriginal settlement in southeast Queensland,...

Author(s)
Phillips, M. G.; Osmond, G.; Morgan, S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Heritage Tourism, 2014, 9, 3, pp 212-227
Abstract

This paper presents the extant literature on evolutionary economic geography (EEG) and tourism studies and briefly reviews what has been produced thus far. There are two main areas addressed: path dependence (and how to break from a path) and co-evolution (of tourism paths within a given region and ...

Author(s)
Brouder, P.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2014, 16, 4, pp 540-545
Abstract

This article examines the creation of the Swan Hill Folk Museum, which opened in 1966 following an upsurge of interest in Australia's pioneer and environmental history and heritage. Initially designed by the modernist architect Roy Grounds in collaboration with Eric Westbrook, the director of the...

Author(s)
Darian-Smith, K.; Nichols, D.
Publisher
Taylor and Francis, London, UK
Citation
Australian Geographer, 2018, 49, 1, pp 199-217

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