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Cover for Tourism's economic contribution versus economic impact assessment: differing roles for satellite accounts and economic modelling.

Understanding tourism's economic contribution is essential for both practitioners and policy makers. Estimating tourism's economic contribution to a destination (nation or region) requires a different approach than assessing tourism's economic impacts on the destination. Tourism satellite accounts...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.; Forsyth, P.; Spurr, R.; Thiep Van Ho
ISBN
2008 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845933234)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Purpose - This paper aims to explore tourism consumer's perceptions of cultural, emotional and behavioural differences. The subjective personal introspection (SPI) approach is used to investigate specific cultural differences which impact tourism satisfaction. It aims to identify the key attributes ...

Author(s)
Gountas, J.; Gountas, S.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2015, 9, 4, pp 399-408
Abstract

This article demonstrates how brand netnography is useful in showing how visitors interpret the places, people and situations that they experience when travelling. Analysis of online consumer stories about their travel experiences in certain Asian cities, shows immediate and downstream, positive...

Author(s)
Martin, D.; Woodside, A. G.; Ning DeHuang
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2007, 1, 1, pp 14-44
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Cover for Evaluating tourism management programmes: advancing a paradigm shift for achieving highly effective tourism destination management programmes and strategy performance audits.

This chapter focuses on the tourism management programme evaluation practices by government auditing agencies. The national governments of several countries have audit agencies that conduct both financial and performance audits of other government departments charged with providing services and...

Author(s)
Woodside, A. G.; Sakai, M. Y.
ISBN
2008 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845933234)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This special issue includes unique contributions sharing advanced concepts and tools immediately applicable to building theory that describes and increases understanding of practices in tourist travel and destination experiences. Articles in this special issue focus emic-to-etic reporting on...

Author(s)
Woodside, A. G.; Lloyd, S.; Sood, S.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Anthropology, 2015, 4, 1, pp 1-109
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Cover for Wine tourism and consumers.

This chapter examines the interconnections, or nexus, between wine consumer behaviour and wine tourism, including both theoretical concepts and applied research findings. Until very recently most wine tourism research had been conducted at wineries, which is very useful for evaluation of product...

Author(s)
Getz, D.; Carlsen, J.; Brown, G.; Havitz, M.
ISBN
2008 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845933234)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Specific recommendations on how to achieve effective performance audits of government tourism marketing departments are presented through a review of the available literature on auditing in this context. Five golden rules are emphasized for effective performance auditing of tourism-marketing...

Author(s)
Woodside, A. G.; Sakai, M. Y.
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Consumer psychology of tourism, hospitality and leisure., 1999, pp 357-370
Abstract

The dominant logic in conventional research methods involves collecting and analyzing data to rigorously test a deductive theory. In contrast, grounded theory posits constructing theory from data (Glaser & Strauss, 1967). This analysis demonstrates the application of McCracken's (1988) long...

Author(s)
Martin, D.; Woodside, A. G.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2008, 24, 4, pp 245-258
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Cover for Culture's consequences on experiencing international tourism services and products: quantitative and qualitative fuzzy-set testing of an integrative theory of national culture applied to the consumption of behaviours of Asian, European and North American consumers.

This chapter expands upon Terry Clark's (1990) integrative theory proposal for international marketing and national culture. A theory of direct and indirect influences of national and micro-cultures on buying behaviour is tested empirically for one focal brand: the buying of consumer services and...

Author(s)
Woodside, A. G.; Ahn Inja
ISBN
2008 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845933234)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Domestic leisure traveller consumption systems.

The planning of tourism marketing strategies probably improves by focusing on specific visitor consumption systems, and avoiding attempts to promote products-services in consumption systems unrelated to the marketer's destination or service. Using unit record data of overnight domestic travellers...

Author(s)
Cowley, E.; Spurr, R.; Robins, P.; Woodside, A. G.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 085199749X)
Type
Book chapter

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