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Cover for A stakeholder approach for sustainable community-based rural tourism development in Thailand.

This chapter explores the approach of tourist destination governance with a focus on community-based tourism in Thailand. Through five case studies, the chapter explores a number of factors in the failure and success of community-based tourism development, and the importance of an integrated...

Author(s)
Choibamroong, T.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937942)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This book is the first to explore Arabic tourism from a business viewpoint, rather than taking a sociological, anthropological or political stance. It focuses on business planning, management and marketing destinations in the Arab World, which are topics crucial for industry stakeholders and which...

Author(s)
Almuhrzi, H.; Alriyami, H.; Scott, N.
Publisher
Channel View Publications Ltd, Bristol, UK
Citation
Tourism in the Arab world: an industry perspective, 2017, pp 304 pp.
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Cover for Tourist destination governance: practice, theory and issues.

This book examines the political order and the issues, processes and approaches in applying governance insights to tourist destinations. The book consists of 16 chapters presented in three parts. Part I introduces the reader to the issues and considerations of tourist destination governance. The...

Author(s)
Laws, E.; Richins, H.; Agrusa, J.; Scott, N.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937942)
Type
Book
Abstract

Experiential marketing is effective in influencing tourist behaviour because pleasure tourists travel in pursuit of fantasies and positive emotions. The influences of experiential marketing on tourist behaviour depends on tourist imagery processing (i.e. the mental system involved in processing...

Author(s)
Dung Le; Scott, N.; Lohmann, G.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2019, 36, 2, pp 220-235
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Cover for Perceived value of destination experiences in Zhouzhuang, China.

The study presented in this chapter identifies tourists' perceptions of value from their visit to Zhouzhuang, China. The study explores how the different types of value (functional, experiential, symbolic and cost values) that tourists perceived during their experience in the destination are...

Author(s)
Gao LiHua; Scott, N.; Ding PeiYi
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391896)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Governance approaches in new tourist destination countries: introducing tourism law in Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam.

This chapter focuses on what may be termed 'new tourist destination countries': Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam, part of the Greater Mekong Subregion, and discusses the numerous challenges these countries face in their governance as emerging tourist destinations. This chapter explains that these...

Author(s)
Semone, P.; Laws, E.; Ruhanen, L.; Wang Zhuo; Scott, N.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937942)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Tourism is a major export industry for Thailand. Phuket, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country, has been negatively influenced in recent years by a number of crises, including the Global Financial Crisis (GFC). This has limited the travel budget not only for domestic tourists...

Author(s)
Campiranon, K.; Scott, N.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2014, 31, 3, pp 313-326
Abstract

Package holidays are the main modes of outbound travel in many Asian countries and regions, especially in mainland China. This paper considers competition strategies in a tourism supply chain (TSC) network consisting of three sectors - theme parks, accommodation providers, and tour operators (TOs). ...

Author(s)
Huang, G. Q.; Song HaiYan; Zhang XinYan
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, London, UK
Citation
Service Industries Journal, 2010, 30, 9/10, pp 1593-1606
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Cover for The role of knowledge in good governance for tourism.

This chapter discusses the role of knowledge in good governance for tourist destinations. In this context, the chapter identifies the broad processes and institutions involved in governance and decision making regarding tourism. These include levels of government, promotion and marketing...

Author(s)
Moscardo, G.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937942)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Introduction: creating memorable experiences.

This introductory chapter focuses on the conceptualization of tourism experiences, and discusses the sub-topics of (i) tourism as experiences, (ii) tourist experience, and (iii) designed tourist experience.

Author(s)
Ma JianYu; Gao Jun; Scott, N.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391896)
Type
Book chapter

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