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This study aims to investigate the resource needs of tourism social enterprises in the context of developing countries and evaluate the means by which these resources are combined. Sixty face-to-face interviews were conducted with informants from two case study tourism social enterprises. The key...

Author(s)
Altinay, L.; Daniele, R.; Waligo, V.
Publisher
Washington State University, Pullman, USA
Citation
The 5th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing and Management (AHTMM) Conference, Beppu, Japan, 18-21 June 2015, 2015, pp 453-461
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There is a plethora of literature about sustainable tourism, however, it is often discussed within the context of business planning and management. This paper seeks to examine watershed management as a way to examine sustainable tourism. Although tourism and the environment do not often play a...

Author(s)
Dodds, R.
Publisher
Washington State University, Pullman, USA
Citation
The 5th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing and Management (AHTMM) Conference, Beppu, Japan, 18-21 June 2015, 2015, pp 468-471
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The purpose of this study is to examine the relationship between residents' trust and their perceptions of tourism as well as their support for its development, particularly in developing countries. Multiple regression analysis is used to investigate three measures of trust; political,...

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Sinclair-Maragh, G.; Gursoy, D.
Publisher
Washington State University, Pullman, USA
Citation
The 5th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing and Management (AHTMM) Conference, Beppu, Japan, 18-21 June 2015, 2015, pp 230-238
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The results of an exploratory research on the concept of Smart Tourist Destination (STD) are presented. It has been carried out using two panels of experts, trying to contribute to the definition of its still fuzzy profile, with a fragmented and very limited scientific literature. In addition to...

Author(s)
Vargas-Sánchez, A.
Publisher
Sun Yat-sen University and Washington State University, Guangzhou, China
Citation
Conference proceedings, the 6th Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management Conference, Guangzhou, China, 14-17 July 2016, 2016, pp 259-273
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We propose a multi-scale decomposition-based framework to conduct real-time forecasts with the collected search engine queries in tourism. Findings suggest that the proposed method can identify three components of the search engine data sets. The results also reveal that the forecasting accuracy of ...

Author(s)
Chen Tong; Li Xin
Publisher
Sun Yat-sen University and Washington State University, Guangzhou, China
Citation
Conference proceedings, the 6th Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management Conference, Guangzhou, China, 14-17 July 2016, 2016, pp 82-85
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Arid and semi-arid climate and consequently deserts cover much of Iran. Such dry lands provide a little resource for human livelihood and local inhabitants in the periphery. Although the positive contribution of the sustainable form of tourism activities for the development of communities have been ...

Author(s)
Rezapouraghdam, H.; Esmaeİlİ, B.
Publisher
Eastern Mediterranean University and Washington State University, Famagusta, Cyprus
Citation
Conference proceedings, 7th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management (AHTMM) Conference, Famagusta, Cyprus, 10-15 July 2017, 2017, pp 504-510
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This study examines local residents' attitudes and the antecedents of those attitudes towards two different types of tourism development: mass tourism and alternative tourism. Mass tourism development is defined as attractions and facilities designed to accommodate a large number of tourists....

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Gursoy, D.; Chi, C. G.; Dyer, P.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2009, 36, 4, pp 723-726
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This study proposes service manner, service responsiveness, service expertise, and service recommendation as four major constructs in service interactions at high-contact exhibition booths. This study further proposes service interactions at a booth influence interaction comfort, which then leads...

Author(s)
Ding YuXin; Wang YaoChin; Su ChingHui
Publisher
Sun Yat-sen University and Washington State University, Guangzhou, China
Citation
Conference proceedings, the 6th Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management Conference, Guangzhou, China, 14-17 July 2016, 2016, pp 73-74
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Although package tours make a significant part of travel industry, dimensions of their quality and their impact on tourist satisfaction is overlooked in the literature. This study designed as a preliminary study aimed to determine relative importance of package tour quality items and their...

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Çetİn, G.; Akova, O.; Atsİz, O.; Balık, M.
Publisher
Eastern Mediterranean University and Washington State University, Famagusta, Cyprus
Citation
Conference proceedings, 7th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management (AHTMM) Conference, Famagusta, Cyprus, 10-15 July 2017, 2017, pp 113-119
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Cho HeeRan [Cho, H. R. J. ]; Lee, T.
Publisher
Washington State University, Pullman, USA
Citation
The 5th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing and Management (AHTMM) Conference, Beppu, Japan, 18-21 June 2015, 2015, pp 597-598

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