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Abstract

This book explains sport tourism as a social, economic and cultural phenomena stemming from the unique interaction of activity, people and place. After a discussion of the context of sport tourism in part I, part II of the book examines the profiles, motivations and behaviour patterns of sports ...

Author(s)
Weed, M.; Bull, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford, UK
Citation
Sports tourism: participants, policy and providers, 2004, pp xvi + 241 pp.
Abstract

This study addressed the potential socio-economic and ecological consequences of climate change in the coastal zone by determining patterns of use by tourists and the distribution of wildlife vulnerable to human disturbance. Visitor numbers were assessed for the entire coastline of Norfolk and...

Author(s)
Tratalos, J. A.; Gill, J. A.; Jones, A.; Showler, D.; Bateman, I.; Watkinson, A.; Sugden, R.; Sutherland, W. J.
Publisher
Tyndall Centre, Norwich, UK
Citation
Technical Report - Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, 2005, No.36, pp 5 pp.
Abstract

What little work exists on cycling tourism tends to be focused entirely on economic impacts with little coverage of the participants themselves and, furthermore, the coverage looks mainly at 'cycling holidays' of one sort or another with day visits and cycle racing being largely ignored. This paper ...

Author(s)
Bull, C. J.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Sport Tourism, 2006, 11, 3/4, pp 259-274
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This chapter examines the role and relevance of personal and trip characteristics in the holiday choice of British visitors (n=505) to Alanya, Turkey. The personal and trip related characteristics examined are gender, age, marital status, education, origin country, revisiting patterns, experience...

Author(s)
Kesgin, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648125)
Type
Book chapter