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Cross-cultural understanding in tourism is a well-researched area, but in spite of great amount of time and money spent on cross-cultural training programs, this study suggests miscommunication continues to exist, caused by differences between expected and actual host or guest behavior. A gap,...

Author(s)
Kim SeongSeop [Kim, S. S. S. ]; McKercher, B.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2011, 28, 2, pp 145-164
Abstract

War is one of the world's great tragedies, but it is clear that the history and social outcomes of war as a human experience and event as well as the indirect outcomes of warfare - artefacts, nostalgia, reunions and physical sites with broader historical or environmental significance - serve as...

Author(s)
Bigley, J. D.; Lee ChoongKi; Chon JinHyung; Yoon YooShik
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2010, 12, 3, pp 371-394
Abstract

This article examines volatility and its determinants of international tourism demand for Korea. Based on the exponential generalized autoregressive heteroskedasticity model, some evidences are found such that the leverage effects are presented in the tourism demand, and the determinants of...

Author(s)
Park SungYong; Jei, S. Y.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, London, UK
Citation
Applied Economics Letters, 2010, 17, 1/3, pp 217-223
Abstract

The analysis of tourism behaviour as an outcome of individual decision making has recently been an emerging focus in tourism research. The conventional approach to the analysis of tourism behaviour typically associates a particular choice behaviour with some travel motivations or a priori selected...

Author(s)
Lee HyukJin; Joh ChangHyeon
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2010, 12, 4, pp 487-504
Abstract

Jeju Island is a major domestic tourism destination in South Korea and is an increasingly significant international tourism destination, especially for the Japanese and Chinese markets. The Jeju provincial government strongly supports the tourism industry and has, along with the Korean central...

Author(s)
Hunter, W. C.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2010, 12, 6, pp 680-695
Abstract

As international tourism becomes a global phenomenon and its volume increases rapidly, understanding cultural differences and similarities provides destination marketers in a host country with a strategic platform upon which any planning and marketing efforts should be grounded. Based on the theory ...

Author(s)
Lee GyeHee; Lee ChoongKi
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2009, 30, 6, pp 922-931
Abstract

This paper examines a popular cultural phenomenon originating in Korea which has assumed significance across Asia and beyond. This 'Korean wave' or Hallyu includes the circulation and consumption of Korean popular television dramas. An exploratory case study approach is presented to provide...

Author(s)
Kim SangKyun; Long, P.; Robinson, M.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2009, 11, 3, pp 308-333
Abstract

This paper investigates the determinants of the relationship among Korean outbound tourism demand for Jeju Island and three other Asian island countries using the multivariate generalized autoregressive conditional heteroskedasticity (MGARCH) and Vector Error Correction (VEC) models. It is found...

Author(s)
Seo, J. H.; Park SungYong; Yu, L.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2009, 30, 4, pp 530-543
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Generation Y: perspectives of quality in youth adventure travel experiences in an Australian backpacker context.

This chapter examines the importance of quality to Gen-Y youth adventure travellers and backpackers in Australia. Fourteen youth adventure travellers participated in focus groups, another 16 travellers participated in interviews and 8 youth adventure travellers completed travel diaries. The youth...

Author(s)
Jennings, G.; Cater, C.; Lee YoungSook; Ollenburg, C.; Ayling, A.; Lunny, B.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936013)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This study examines the effects of popular Korean TV dramas on Taiwanese outbound travel to Korea between 1997 and the end of 2005. The popularity of Korean TV dramas began with the drama Fireworks, first shown in Taiwan from July to September 2000. Based on that information, the data were divided...

Author(s)
Kim, H. J.; Chen MingHsiang; Su HungJen
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2009, 15, 4, pp 867-873

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