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In recent years, studies on intangible cultural heritage (ICH) have substantially increased as the subject has received extensive attention from scholars. This study collected all the papers (249) on ICH from the Web of Science (WoS) core database. CiteSpace analysis software was used for the...

Author(s)
Su XinWei; Li Xi; Kang YanXin
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
SAGE Open, 2019, 9, 2, pp unpaginated
Abstract

As one of the important forms of intangible cultural heritage, heritage sporting events are becoming a potential catalyst of tourism. Commodification of heritage sporting events becomes popular for local authorities to boost economic development and express cultural authenticity, given that...

Author(s)
Zhang Tao; Wen HuiJun; Li Xi
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2019, 11, 1, pp 108
Abstract

The tendency to postpone an action, otherwise known as procrastination, is related to the discounting of future costs. In a tourism context, despite having the best intentions to travel, people may procrastinate their trips. Considering crowding as a type of travel cost, this study examined the...

Author(s)
Wang Yuan; Li Xiang
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 2019, 43, 3, pp 447-460
Abstract

Residents can simultaneously possess positive and negative evaluations of mega-events hosted in their communities. The coexistence of positive and negative evaluations is attitudinal ambivalence. The extent to which ambivalence influences resident support for tourism development or mega-events has...

Author(s)
Chen ZengXiang; Wang Yuan; Li Xiang; Lawton, L.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 2019, 43, 2, pp 283-313
Abstract

This paper examines the joint effect of host's cultural identity (i.e., ingroup vs. outgroup), presence of a travel companion, and consumer's country of origin on international travelers' evaluations of home-sharing services. A quasi-experimental design was implemented to collect data from U.S. and ...

Author(s)
Wang Yuan; Wu, L.; Xie, K.; Li Xiang
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 2019, 77, pp 425-437
Abstract

In this study, we investigate how dyadic air and rail transport connectivity affects domestic tourist flows among 343 Chinese cities. Using geo-tagged Sina Weibo data to track tourists during China's National Day Golden Week in 2014, we estimate several gravity models with a negative binomial...

Author(s)
Yang Yang; Li Dong; Li Xiang
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2019, 58, 1, pp 25-41
Abstract

Geographic diversification is an important strategy for tourism firms to expand and grow. Taking a sample of Chinese listed tourism companies from the period 2008 to 2014, this study investigates the influences of local institutional environments on firms' geographic diversification decisions....

Author(s)
Wang CaiPing; Dai ShanShan; Xu HongGang; Li Xia
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2018, 14, 3, pp 334-353
Abstract

This study examines the impacts of distance factors on Mainland Chinese tourists' international destination choices in 2007 and 2015 and how these factors' effects change over time. A random-coefficients conditional logit model was utilized to investigate three types of destination choices: past ...

Author(s)
Yang Yang; Liu HongBo; Li Xiang; Harrill, R.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Business Research, 2018, 92, pp 350-359
Abstract

This study looks at how destination image elements are connected in people's minds and how tourists retrieve these elements from memory. Based on the spreading activation theory of memory, the study examines destination image as a network, applies social network analysis to test the core-periphery...

Author(s)
Wang Yuan; Li Xiang; Lai Kun
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2018, 57, 5, pp 612-626
Abstract

It is nearly always implicitly assumed that authenticity is a positive trait, as opposed to the fake or the plastic. As opposed to allegedly positive authenticity, negative authenticity is something that is authentic but which tourists and residents consider not valuable enough to be preserved....

Author(s)
Zhou QiLou; Zhang Jie; Zhang HongLei; Li Xiang
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2018, 67, pp 59-70

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