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This special issue on war and tourism consists of 6 papers and 2 research notes. Topics covered by the 6 papers are: the legacy of the Korean war on the development of the tourist industry in South Korea; crisis management and tourism marketing responses to terrorist acts; the dark tourism...

Author(s)
Fyall, A.; Prideaux, B.; Timothy, D. J.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2006, 8, 3, pp 153-246
Abstract

A number of authors have endorsed the view that community-based tourism (CBT) can improve the well-being of local communities through the generation of economic and social benefits. This study proposes a management model that may be employed to assist local communities develop ventures of this...

Author(s)
Rodrigues, C. B.; Prideaux, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Ecotourism, 2018, 17, 1, pp 1-19
Abstract

The 9 papers in this special issue explore a number of aspects of cyber-tourism that are currently beginning to emerge. Topics covered include: the use of information and communication technologies in tourism marketing; space tourism as a cyber-tourism reality; the use of technology in tourist ...

Author(s)
Prideaux, B.
Publisher
Centre for Tourism Research & Development, Lucknow, India
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2005, 30, 3, pp 5-95
Abstract

The key objective of this study was to develop a theory-based understanding of the role that travel advisories play in how tourists make decisions to travel to specific destinations. Many countries issue travel alerts to inform their citizens about potential risks when travelling abroad. The...

Author(s)
Tsang KeeFu [Tsang, K. F. N. ]; Wong, O.; Prideaux, B.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2018, 24, 4, pp 307-323
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for River tourism in the South Asian subcontinent.

This chapter outlines the geography, history and tourism usage of the major rivers in South Asia, concentrating on the Indus, Ganges and the Brahmaputra river systems but mentioning the other systems where significant differences may be observed in their tourism-use patterns. The status of...

Author(s)
Cooper, M.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934682)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Iraq is an ancient land of historical and religious sights that possesses a vibrant culture and numerous natural attractions. The northern region of Kurdistan is home to the Erbil Citadel, one of the world's oldest continuously inhabited sites (8000 years), as well as to snowcapped mountains,...

Author(s)
McGahey, S.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2006, 8, 3, pp 235-239
Abstract

This study extends the leisure constraint model by examining the role that popular nationalism has in Chinese outbound travel. Using a case study approach based on the 2012 Diaoyu/Senkaku Island Incident between China and Japan, the study demonstrates how Chinese popular nationalism has the...

Author(s)
Cheng MingMing; Wong IpKin [Wong, I. K. A. ]; Prideaux, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2017, 34, 3, pp 383-397
Abstract

Tropical rainforests face a number of pressures ranging from urban settlement to climate change to outright clearing for timber. In many areas where rainforests have been protected under national law, or in some cases international covenants such as World Heritage, tourism has emerged as a new...

Author(s)
Prideaux, B.; McNamara, K. E.; Thompson, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Ecotourism, 2012, 11, 2, pp 102-117
Abstract

Government's role in tourism planning has shifted from control to consultation, and many governments have adopted economic planning that move the responsibility for investment in infrastructure from the public to the private sector. In Hong Kong, the government has not articulated a clear tourism...

Author(s)
Tse, T. S. M.; Prideaux, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2017, 20, 12, pp 1210-1214
Abstract

Abundant cheap non-renewable fossil fuels have underpinned rapid growth in the global tourism industry. In the future, the need to combat climate change and to move the global economy into a low-carbon production model will force the transport system to switch to low or no-carbon motive power and...

Author(s)
Prideaux, B.; Yin Ping
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 24, 5, pp 459-467

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