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The development of affinities between the production and consumption of people and place is crucial for tourism development. We trouble front and backstage distinctions to examine how destinations are framed and critically explore the power of the imaginary in shaping how individuals apprehend and...

Author(s)
White, P.; Morgan, N.; Pritchard, A.; Heimtun, B.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2019, 78, pp 102739
Abstract

The concept of co-creation has been extensively discussed in tourism and hospitality research. Most studies focus mainly on exploring the involvement of customers in experience creation and the development of tourism services and innovations. Although this way of thinking can be valuable for...

Author(s)
García-Rosell, J. C.; Haanpää, M.; Janhunen, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2019, 44, 3, pp 348-358
Abstract

This paper explores the relationship between sea ice conditions and cruise tourism activities in the Arctic Archipelago of Svalbard. It analyzes how cruise tourism planning and organization depend on sea ice conditions and to what extent Arctic climate change influences tourism. A mixed-method...

Author(s)
Bystrowska, M.
Publisher
Arctic Institute of North America, Calgary, Canada
Citation
Arctic, 2019, 72, 2, pp 151-165
Abstract

This paper examines visitor and tourism operator perspectives of a recreation destination in the face of competing land use from the potential industrial development of a hydroelectric power plant. Questionnaires and interviews were employed to discover (i) how and why the area is used for...

Author(s)
Burns, G. L.; Haraldsdóttir, L.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism, 2019, 25, pp 91-101
Abstract

This paper contributes to the tourism innovation literature by discussing the role of values and concern as drivers of innovation and sources of differentiation in tourism. A qualitative study of four whale-watching companies in Iceland and Norway shows that businesses in the same industry can...

Author(s)
Hoarau-Heemstra, H.; Eide, D.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2019, 19, 1, pp 15-26
Abstract

The rapid growth of the global cruise ship industry in tourism has been evident in New Zealand in the southern hemisphere and Iceland in the northern hemisphere, where both countries have experienced a substantial increase in cruise ship arrivals at a growing number of ports. Although the two...

Author(s)
Harkison, T.; Bardadóttir, P.
Publisher
NISC - Routledge, Grahamstown, South Africa
Citation
Research in Hospitality Management, 2019, 9, 2, pp 99-108
Abstract

This paper discusses the contributions of international lifestyle immigrants to new tourism development and innovation in the sparsely populated north of Sweden. Based on a qualitative case study, the paper examines how lifestyle immigrants contributed as tourism entrepreneurs to the formation of...

Author(s)
Carson, D. A.; Carson, D. B.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Rural Studies, 2018, 64, pp 230-240
Full TextCABI Book Info
Cover for Managing quality of life in tourism and hospitality.

This book shares the work of various scholars under the umbrella of quality of life in tourism and hospitality, including case studies showing best practice. The main goal of this volume is to provide a portfolio of selected activities from tourism and hospitality settings as best practices and...

Author(s)
Uysal, M.; Sirgy, M. J.; Kruger, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390455)
Type
Book
Abstract

The rapid increase of tourism in the Arctic highlights the critical importance of holistic planning of land use for tourism to ensure that recreational activities are only developed where natural and cultural environment is able to sustain their impact. This paper aims to devise a holistic plan for ...

Author(s)
Ólafsdóttir, R.; Sæþórsdóttir, A. D.; Noordhuizen, J.; Nijkrake, W.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Journal of Management and Sustainability, 2018, 8, 4, pp 54-64
Abstract

Over the past years, attention has been given to the relevance of network studies as an analytical tool to assess essential features of a tourism destination. This work analyzes the network of Halland County, a tourism destination in South Sweden. The study aims at enhancing the body of knowledge...

Author(s)
Éber, F. Z.; Baggio, R.; Fuchs, M.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Information Technology and Tourism, 2018, 20, 1/4, pp 181-188

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