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Cover for Tourism, mobilities and the geopolitics of erasure.

This chapter examines how tourists have sought to disengage from the events of the migrant crisis by finding ways to avoid the spaces of the migrant, leading to the geopolitics of erasure. The chapter is organized as follows. First, it reviews some aspects of tourism and critical geopolitics. Next, ...

Author(s)
Hannam, K.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647616)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The geopolitics of low-cost carriers in Central and Eastern Europe.

In this chapter, the expansion of low-cost carriers (LCCs) into Central and Eastern Europe and the political and economic power they can wield are examined, along with a discussion of some of the consequences of these developments, not least the impact on tourism and related mobilities. The...

Author(s)
Pijet-Migoń, E.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647616)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The role of pioneering tour companies.

Focusing on the UK travel firm Regent Holidays, this chapter exemplifies some of the geopolitics behind the role of a select few Western tour companies who, operating on the periphery of business logic, managed to open doors into Central and Eastern Europe and influence Western tourists'...

Author(s)
Taylor, N.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647616)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for New consumption spaces and cross-border mobilities.

This chapter focuses on consumption practices that have incorporated the crossing of national borders into the everyday lives of local ('near-border') communities. Such practices have changed comprehensively in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) since the late 1980s. Employing examples from Hungary...

Author(s)
Nagy, E.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647616)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper aims briefly to review literature on tourism development in Central and Eastern Europe, to highlight major contemporary issues and to indicate future research needs and suggest a research agenda. It does this by addressing the EU enlargement context, conceptions and applications of...

Author(s)
Hall, D.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2008, 10, 4, pp 410-428
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Cover for Slovakia: EU accession and cross-border travel.

This chapter first looks at changes in volumes and structures of international travel in Slovakia in the period 1989-2004 and compares these with developments in other East Central European countries. Second, it considers the importance of selected travel motives on the volume and structure of...

Author(s)
Baláž, V.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931179)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism and EU enlargement: a Central European perspective.

This chapter first documents foreign tourism development in Central Europe, with a focus on Austrian tourism relations with Central and Eastern Europe. It then discusses perspectives of tourism development in Central and Eastern Europe after EU enlargement from the receiving as well as from the...

Author(s)
Jordan, P.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931179)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The Mediterranean enlargement: an overview.

This chapter (i) briefly highlights common and contrasting elements between Mediterranean and Central and Eastern European (CEE) accession states, (ii) highlights common and contrasting elements between Malta and Cyprus themselves, (iii) exemplifies this through aspects of tourism-environment...

Author(s)
Alipour, H.; Hall, D.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931179)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper evaluates current issues surrounding the role and development of rural tourism in southeastern Europe (SEE) (Romania, Bulgaria, Albania and much of former Yugoslavia), setting this within the wider context of change in post-communist central and eastern Europe (CEE). It examines local...

Author(s)
Hall, D.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2004, 6, 3, pp 165-176
Abstract

Within a context of change, diversity and differentiation this chapter attempts to: examine ways in which national identity is employed in tourism branding and promotion in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE); and evaluate relationships between processes of restructuring, the emergence and reemergence ...

Author(s)
Hall, D.
Publisher
Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Destination branding: creating the unique destination proposition, 2002, pp 87-105

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