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Cover for Tourist behavior scales.

This chapter presents a number of measurement scales developed by tourism researchers to assess (1) travellers' decision making and buying behaviour, (2) travellers' knowledge and information search behaviour, (3) their online behaviour, (4) perceptions of travel risk and travel constraints, (5)...

Author(s)
Gursoy, D.; Uysal, M.; Sirakaya-Turk, E.; Ekinci, Y.; Baloglu, S.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644530)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This study explored similarities and differences in a profile of tourists' expectations for travel inside their country (domestic) versus travel outside their country (foreign). Expectations were compared for American tourists preparing to go on holiday to provide some pointers for tourism...

Author(s)
Duke, C. R.; Persia, M. A.
Publisher
International Business Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Global tourist behavior., 1994, pp 61-77
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Cover for Rhetoric versus the realities of sustainable tourism: the case of Cyprus.

This chapter offers insights into the paradigm of sustainable tourism by drawing on empirical evidence from the island of Cyprus. Discussion centres on the interplay of destination competitiveness, seasonality and quality of life. The chapter begins by presenting the theoretical background...

Author(s)
Farmaki, A.; Altinay, L.; Yascedilla˜arata, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645421)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

The purpose of this study is to model and empirically test international tourism demand for Turkey. For this purpose, panel co-integration and panel fully modified ordinary least squares (FMOLS) methods are employed for nine top tourist-generating countries. The results indicate that there is a...

Author(s)
Dogru, T.; Sirakaya-Turk, E.; Uysal, M.
Publisher
EuroCHRIE,
Citation
32nd EuroCHRIE conference "Hospitality and Tourism Futures", Dubai 6-9 October 2014, 2014, pp 40
Abstract

The article presents an overview of international tourism and its role in rural economic development. It briefly describes the current approaches to rural economic development followed by a brief look at international tourism in the USA. The potential for tourism in rural areas is also examined. An ...

Author(s)
Backman, S. J.; Backman, K. F.; Potts, T. D.; Uysal, M.
Citation
Visions in Leisure and Business, 1992, 11, 1, pp 24-31
Abstract

Tourists' interests in traveling to natural and cultural heritage sites of different destinations in the quest for authenticity have fueled the growth of the cultural tourism industry in such economies. The purpose of the present study is to broaden the understanding of authenticity's various...

Author(s)
Ramkissoon, H.; Uysal, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2010, 15, 5, pp 571-583
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Cover for Approaches for the evaluation of visitor experiences at tourist attractions.

This chapter focuses on approaches to and challenges in the evaluation of visitor experiences at managed tourist attractions. The purpose is to uncover and to discuss critical aspects as demonstrated by this research, to identify some benefits and limitations in different approaches and to suggest ...

Author(s)
Jensen, Ø.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643489)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

A plethora of research has studied the antecedents of visitor experience in destinations and tourist attractions. Few studies have systematically analyzed the discriminating effects of different types of on-site factors (presentation platform and support services) on tourist satisfaction at...

Author(s)
Jensen, Ø.; Li Yuan; Uysal, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 63, pp 277-286
Abstract

The nature and extent of tourism marketing research have grown dramatically in recent years and this research is evolving into an accepted field of scholarly endeavour. One of the key strategic components of travel and tourism marketing is the area of communication and channel systems. This special ...

Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 1993, 2, 2/3, pp 1-248
Abstract

The purpose of this research is to propose an index approach to study the impact of travel experience on tourists' satisfaction and the further impact on their sense of well-being. Based on the latest development of tourist satisfaction research, that is, the tourist satisfaction indices, this...

Author(s)
Saayman, M.; Li Gang; Uysal, M.; Song HaiYan
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2018, 20, 3, pp 388-399

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