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It is argued that for destinations looking for competitive advantages, the future lies in portfolios of events, all managed together as assets achieving multiple goals for the host cities and destinations. This textbook covers: event tourism; demand and the event tourist; planning for event...

Author(s)
Getz, D.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Event tourism: concepts, international case studies, and research, 2013, pp xii + 433 pp.
Abstract

This paper examines the concept of sustainable tourism development in urban destinations. Both qualitative and quantitative data are employed, from interviews and questionnaires undertaken in Victoria and Calgary, Canada, and San Francisco, USA. Respondents representing the three clusters of the ...

Author(s)
Tİmur, S.; Getz, D.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Sustainable Development, 2009, 17, 4, pp 220-232
Abstract

The article explores the design of destination and attraction-specific brochures, with particular reference to attributes of attractiveness and utility for trip planning. A general discussion is presented of the design of brochures and their roles in tourism marketing. Results are then discussed...

Author(s)
Getz, D.; Sailor, L.
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 1993, 2, 2/3, pp 111-131
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This book looks at the business of developing and marketing wine tourism, complete with principles and concepts, research summaries, market intelligence, case studies, profiles and interviews with industry leaders. Numerous examples and detailed case studies are provided from the USA, Canada,...

Author(s)
Getz, D.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Explore wine tourism: management, development and destinations, 2000, pp vii + 255 pp.
Abstract

This paper examines the relevance of stakeholder theory on the implementation of sustainable tourism development strategies in an urban context. The first section reviews theories, paradigms, and concepts that are significant for the interpretation of sustainable urban tourism concept. Interviews ...

Author(s)
Timur, S.; Getz, D.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Wien, Wien, Austria
Citation
City tourism 2002: Proceedings of European Cities Tourism's International Conference in Vienna, Austria, 2002, 2002, pp 194-210
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This chapter examines the interconnections, or nexus, between wine consumer behaviour and wine tourism, including both theoretical concepts and applied research findings. Until very recently most wine tourism research had been conducted at wineries, which is very useful for evaluation of product...

Author(s)
Getz, D.; Carlsen, J.; Brown, G.; Havitz, M.
ISBN
2008 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845933234)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper applies the theoretical constructs of collaboration to tourism destinations and offers insight into interorganizational collaboration for one specific tourism domain, the planning and development of local, community-based tourism destinations. Drawing primarily on the literature on...

Author(s)
Jamal, T. B.; Getz, D.
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 1995, 22, 1, pp 186-204
Abstract

This is the second special issue of this journal that addresses special event management research and practice, and it contains eight articles that attempt to meet some of the research gaps that still exist. Included are research papers addressing three important issues related to the meetings...

Author(s)
Andersson, T.; Getz, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2014, 14, 3, pp 189-348
Abstract

This article explores the links between wine consumers' preferences for wine from particular countries or regions and their interest in, and propensity to travel to, specific wine regions. Data from a convenience sample of 161 wine consumers in Calgary, Canada, revealed that specific...

Author(s)
Brown, G.; Getz, D.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2005, 43, 3, pp 266-276
Abstract

This collection of 16 papers is devoted to the field of event studies. Topics covered include event design and management, bidding on events, food-related personality traits of food event attendees, the strategic application of events, green and sustainable events, motivation, factors affecting...

Author(s)
Getz, D.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 2010, 29, 2, pp 197-342

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