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Compassion is defined and identified in this paper as a powerful and universal motivator for actions that could help attain sustainable outcomes and enable aspirational forms of sustainable tourism, including just tourism, hopeful tourism and enlightened mass tourism that have not yet demonstrated...

Author(s)
Weaver, D. B.; Jin Xin
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2016, 24, 5, pp 657-672
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The profile of the "Western" ecotourist is becoming increasingly clear as a result of concerted research efforts in this area. In contrast, little is known about the characteristics of Asian protected area visitors and their relationship with ecotourism, despite the rapid growth and large numbers...

Author(s)
Huong Hue Do; Weaver, D. B.; Lawton, L. J.
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 42-52
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Cover for The Arctic tourism experience from an evolving Chinese perspective.

This chapter provides some basic insight into the growing phenomenon of Chinese visitation to the Arctic. Following brief coverage of the overall context of Chinese tourism development, subsequent sections examine the magnitude of Arctic visitation, visitor profiles, motivations, preferences and...

Author(s)
Huang MingFeng; Tang ChuanZhong; Weaver, D. B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648620)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Arctic tourism experiences: production, consumption and sustainability.

This book aims to better understand the production and consumption of visitor experiences in the Arctic region as a rapidly changing tourist destination. This knowledge will contribute to a balanced triple bottom line (TBL) sustainability approach in Arctic tourism. Part 1 (chapters 1-6)...

Author(s)
Lee, Y. S.; Weaver, D. B.; Prebensen, N. K.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648620)
Type
Book
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Cover for Factors of peripherality: whale watching in northern Norway.

Focusing on the case of commercial whale watching in northern Norway, this chapter investigates how various dimensions of peripheral destinations, in particular the geographic, socio-economic and cultural dimensions, shape the premises for core wildlife experiences. It asks to what extent such...

Author(s)
Bertella, G.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648620)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Ocean cruising is an increasingly influential form of tourism generating each year tens of millions of excursionist visits to ports-of-call. This inductive multi-methods research presents the ideal type mature "cruise shorescape" that emerges in ports-of-call within warm water pleasure periphery...

Author(s)
Weaver, D. B.; Lawton, L. J.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2017, 24, pp 117-125
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Cover for Sustainability and mass tourism: a contradiction in terms?

It is argued in this chapter that sustainable mass tourism is not a contradiction in terms, but rather the largely unrecognized normative form of sustainable tourism. The chapter begins by outlining a three-dimensional model as to what fundamentally constitutes the 'sustainability' in sustainable...

Author(s)
Weaver, D. B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Mass tourism and alternative tourism in the Caribbean.

This chapter analyses the Caribbean tourism sector in terms of the contemporary status of mass tourism and small-scale tourism options such as ecotourism, and position this discussion within the dynamics of sustainability. Following a brief overview of the Caribbean tourism sector, a broad context...

Author(s)
Weaver, D. B.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851994334)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Sustainable tourism: world trends and challenges ahead.

Sustainability has undoubtedly become the central issue in tourism development policies throughout the world. This chapter summarizes the role played and type of actions taken, since the Rio Earth Summit, by different stakeholders in tourism, including central and local governments, the tourism...

Author(s)
Yunis, E.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851997325)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

As a knowledge domain, contemporary indigenous tourism is framed in reference to cultures conventionally recognized as 'indigenous,' and engages this almost exclusively from a supply-side perspective. This paper reimagines indigeneity and indigenous tourism as embracing also the other 94% of global ...

Author(s)
Weaver, D. B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2016, 18, 1, pp 28-37

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