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Cultural tourism is an increasingly important factor in the holiday plans of both domestic and overseas tourists in Australia. Commissioned as a contribution to the growing interest in this form of tourism, this report aims to provide a firm basis for its future consideration by both the...

Author(s)
Brokensha, P.; Guldberg, H.
Publisher
Australian Government Publishing Service (AGPS), Canberra, Australia
Citation
Cultural tourism in Australia., 1992, pp vi + 226 pp.
Abstract

This section consisting of 18 chapters addresses a variety of marketing issues: an overview of tourism choice models, a review of tourism research based on citations in tourism journals, two papers on specific market segments, the youth market and the visiting friends and relatives niche,...

Author(s)
Ryan, C. (et al.)
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Tourism: the state of the art., 1994, pp 291-469
Abstract

The Central European Initiative (CEI) was established in the late 1980s as a result of political changes in Europe. In 1996, the Working Group for Tourism, one of the CEI's 13 activity groups led by Croatia, conducted a research study to determine the basic indicators of tourism development in the...

Author(s)
Cetinski, V.; Weber, S.
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Management, 1996, 2, 1, pp 1-13
Abstract

The term "gaze" has been asserted as a crucial feature of the touristic encounter. This article suggests that existing conceptions of "the tourist gaze" remain deeply problematic in a number of fundamental respects. First, they fail to adequately distinguish between the act of seeing and the...

Author(s)
Winn, P.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Culture & Communication, 1999, 2, 2, pp 85-98
Abstract

This book provides a series of reflections on tourism developments in the 20th century, in order to provide a foundation for considering the key issues and challenges that will arise in the current century. Part I explores the impacts of recent socioeconomic and tourism supply-side trends on ...

Author(s)
Faulkner, B.; Moscardo, G.; Laws, E.
Publisher
Continuum, London, UK
Citation
Tourism in the twenty-first century: reflections on experience, 2001, pp xxxii + 352 pp.
Abstract

A conference which examined the impact of technology on cultural tourism is described. The conference was held in Istanbul, Turkey in 27-29 June 2000. The conference provided a forum for the interchange of ideas, research results, development activities and applications among academics and...

Author(s)
Govers, R.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2001, 3, 4, pp 330-333
Abstract

This section includes an introduction and 6 papers dealing with the gender agenda in tourism recreation research. The papers articulate the still evolving arena for gendered tourism analysis, highlighting both explicitly and implicitly the wide range of challenges and debates which are still to be...

Publisher
Centre for Tourism Research & Development, Lucknow, India
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2003, 28, 2, pp 7-75
Abstract

This book discusses some present trends in the development of tourism. Part 2 (chapters 2-5) explores some methodological approaches and research issues in tourism, including the application of content analysis and the use of visuals in destination image research. In part 3 (chapters 6-10) the...

Author(s)
Aramberri, J.; Butler, R.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Tourism development: issues for a vulnerable industry, 2004, pp x + 308 pp.
Abstract

This review article examines the use of cross-cultural tourism market research by cultural events. It also outlines some of the challenges, issues, and problems that need to be addressed in future cross-cultural tourism market research to improve its application and findings, and ensure that...

Author(s)
Kay, P.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Event Management, 2004, 8, 4, pp 191-202
Abstract

Tourism has long been advocated as the world's greatest growth industry in which all nations, regions, and communities should have a stake. As a consequence, a parallel industry has grown up in both the public and private sectors involving research and consultancy in tourism planning. This can be...

Author(s)
Rowe, D.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Culture & Communication, 2005, 5, 3, pp 127-137

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