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Using examples from long-term anthropological fieldwork in Tanzania, this paper critically analyzes how well generally accepted community-based tourism discourses resonate with the reality on the ground. It focuses on how local guides handle their role as ambassadors of communal cultural heritage...

Author(s)
Salazar, N. B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2012, 20, 1, pp 9-22
Abstract

This issue presents six selected papers from the 1st International Conference of Contemporary Marketing Issues. All the papers offer insights and perspectives in the knowledge area of tourism marketing. Issues explored include: the technological developments in the field of information and...

Author(s)
Sotiriadis, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2015, 26, 1, pp 1-84
Abstract

This paper examines community-based tourism among Maasai communities in Tanzania in the context of national policies that have increasingly devolved control over natural resources to local communities. It focuses on economic revenues generated from tourism growth, their distribution to village...

Author(s)
Snyder, C. A.; Sulle, E. B.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Oxfordshire, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2011, 19, 8, pp 935-951
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This paper discusses issues related to community empowerment through Community Based Rural Tourism (CBRT) in Tanzania. The paper examines two important aspects: the types of empowerment and signs of empowerment in the Community Based Tourism Project experience. The paper employs a case study...

Author(s)
Goroi, E.
Publisher
Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, St. Augustine University of Tanzania, Mwanza, Tanzania
Citation
Eastern African Journal of Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism, 2016, 4, 1, pp 100-111
Abstract

This investigation presents analysis of the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats (SWOT analysis) in tourism sector of Zanzibar Tanzania, in order to find out the prospects for marketing policies and strategies for the sector with better strategic planning. Zanzibar possesses certain...

Author(s)
Salim, A. M.
Publisher
ISSR Innovative Space of Scientific Research Journals, Rabat-Chellah, Morocco
Citation
International Journal of Innovation and Applied Studies, 2014, 9, 3, pp 1011-1020
Abstract

Poverty alleviation is a major concern for many developing countries in the world where widespread poverty exists and Zanzibar is one of them. The United Nations World Tourism Organization, international development agencies and governments now promote the use of tourism to alleviate poverty...

Author(s)
Mugassa, P. M.
Publisher
Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, St. Augustine University of Tanzania, Mwanza, Tanzania
Citation
Eastern African Journal of Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism, 2015, 2, 2, pp 62-78
Abstract

Cultural tourism programmes (CTPs) provide opportunities for rural communities to supplement their income. While these programmes are intended to empower local people and reduce poverty, the mechanisms used for choosing the targeted 'communities' remain largely unexamined. This paper analyses the...

Author(s)
Mgonja, J. T.; Sirima, A.; Backman, K. F.; Backman, S. J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2015, 32, 3, pp 377-391
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This study explores the socio-economic implications of enclave tourism in emerging destinations. The focus is on Zanzibar. The specific objectives are to estimate the gross tourist expenditure; to analyze the tourist expenditure in relation to the tourist demographic characteristics; and to find...

Author(s)
Anderson, W.; Bostanci, R.; Alİlİ, O.
Publisher
Anatolia: Turizm Arastirmalari Dergisi, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Anatolia: Turizm Arastirmalari Dergisi, 2018, 29, 1, pp 90-105
Abstract

A key stakeholder in the tourism industry in any country is the air transport sector. It is a very crucial part of the infrastructure needed for tourism development. Today it has become an area for policy analysis and strategies in managing sustainable tourism development in developing economies. ...

Author(s)
Spillane, J. J.; Massawe, D.
Publisher
Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, St. Augustine University of Tanzania, Mwanza, Tanzania
Citation
Eastern African Journal of Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism, 2013, 1, 2, pp 56-71
Abstract

This paper explores ways pro-poor political messages in cultural-heritage tourism are expressed by tour operators and differentially received and re-communicated by tourists dependent upon whether the experience is located at the center or periphery of national cultural-heritage brands. Two types...

Author(s)
Giblin, J. D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Heritage & Society, 2017, 10, 2, pp 128-146

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