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This article examines the use of analytical techniques for investigating and researching the structure of choice and decision making in a tourism context. One such method, the analytic hierarchy process, which has received widespread use in many other industries and contexts but very little use in...

Author(s)
Crouch, G. I.; Ritchie, J. R. B.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2005, 10, 1, pp 17-25
Abstract

Each year, millions of children are part of the tourism arrival and departure statistics. Leading travel and tourism journals suggest most of this travel is benign. Others are less sanguine and point to trafficking in children, abductions, and the growth of pedophilia tours. Health and security...

Author(s)
Richter, L. K.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2005, 10, 1, pp 27-36
Abstract

After referring to a number of state-of-the-art conferences and to those sociologists and anthropologists who have undertaken similar appraisals in relation to tourism theory, this article concentrates on a number of issues recently raised by Brown, Meethan, and Seaton. These redesignated themes...

Author(s)
Dann, G. M. S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2005, 10, 1, pp 3-15
Abstract

The consequences of tourism-caused displacement of a minority community are examined at a destination in Hainan, China, where tourism is being promoted as a regional development strategy and planned in a top-down fashion. The research was conducted during the implementation period of the...

Author(s)
Wang Yang; Wall, G.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2005, 10, 1, pp 37-53
Abstract

The tourism satellite account (TSA) has as its main categories "tourism-specific," "tourism-related," and "non-tourism-specific" production industries, which in turn produce "tourism-specific," "tourism-related," and "non-tourism-specific" goods. The latter comprise goods and services supplied...

Author(s)
Smeral, E.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2005, 10, 1, pp 55-64
Abstract

This article focuses on the development of tourism in the Three-Border Area of Austria, Italy, and Slovenia. Often named the Hearth of the Alpen-Adria region, this southeastern alpine landscape tends to develop tourism that disregards borders and nation-state disputes. In an area of less than 2000...

Author(s)
Gosar, A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2005, 10, 1, pp 65-78
Abstract

This study explored timeshare sales executive characteristics as measured by a relatively well-known personality profile among social psychologists, the Machiavellian Scale. The researchers administered a Machiavellian (Mach-B) Scale to the entire sales force (N=85) of a US resort timeshare company ...

Author(s)
Crotts, J. C.; Aziz, A.; Upchurch, R. S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2005, 10, 1, pp 79-84
Abstract

The concept of nostalgia has drawn significant attention from diverse disciplines for its powerful impact on contemporary individuals' mind and behaviours. However, the study of tourism has been negligent on exploring the association between nostalgia and heritage tourism despite its increasing...

Author(s)
Kim, H. G.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2005, 10, 1, pp 85-88
Abstract

This article presents a model to explain and measure the determinants of tourism attractiveness of a destination by measuring supply-and-demand indicators. The guiding principle of this study is that the overall tourism attractiveness of a destination depends on the relationship between the...

Author(s)
Formica, S.; Uysal, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2006, 44, 4, pp 418-430
Abstract

This study replicates and augments a segmentation approach with overlapped schemes by examining the Chinese outbound travel market. A total of 1600 past and potential long-haul Chinese outbound tourists in three Chinese cities were surveyed and segmented into three groups with overlapped segment...

Author(s)
Li, X.; Meng, F.; Uysal, M.; Mihalik, B.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Business Research, 2013, 66, 6, pp 786-793

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