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This article presents the results of a structural equation modelling analysis used to determine which cultural differences between Asian tourists and Australian hosts are predictors of their social interaction and satisfaction. Five cultural models for Indonesian-, Japanese-, Korean-, Mandarin-,...

Author(s)
Reisinger, Y.; Turner, L. W.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2002, 40, 4, pp 374-384
Abstract

A five-country study tour was undertaken in October and November 1995 to explore the nature and structure of the outbound industries in South Korea, Taiwan, Indonesia, Thailand and Japan. The study involved interviews with leading outbound agents, local NTO and airline representatives, travel...

Author(s)
March, R.
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 1997, 16, 2, pp 231-238
Abstract

This book provides a global perspective on convention tourism by discussing and contrasting issues pertinent to the three key destination regions for the convention and meeting industry, namely North America, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region. Topics covered include: the history of convention...

Author(s)
Weber, K.; Chon, K. S.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Convention tourism: international research and industry perspectives, 2002, pp xxiv + 255 pp.
Abstract

The report forecasts travel and tourism to and within the Far East and Pacific region, now the fastest growing of the major tourist regions of the world. It analyses the potential for travel to the region from individual origin countries both inside and outside the region. Forecasts show travel by...

Author(s)
Edwards, A.
Citation
Special Report - Economist Intelligence Unit, 1990, No. 2030,
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Background: An important role of pre-travel consultations is to improve travelers' understanding of travel-related diseases, but the efficacy of education provided is unknown. This study sought to assess recall and knowledge immediately following a pre-travel consultation. Methods: The study was...

Author(s)
McGuinness, S. L.; Spelman, T.; Johnson, D. F.; Leder, K.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2015, 22, 3, pp 145-151
Abstract

This study examines the labour market situation, characteristics and issues in the tourism industries of 10 countries in the Asia-Pacific region, namely Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Islamic Republic of Iran, Japan, Malaysia, Republic of Korea, Sri Lanka and Thailand; it also provides...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
The tourism labour market in the Asia-Pacific Region, 2009, pp 198 pp.
Abstract

Background: Respiratory infections including influenza are a common cause of acute short-term morbidity in travellers and yet the risk of these infections is poorly defined. Objectives To estimate the incidence density of and risk factors for acute respiratory infections (ARIs) and influenza in...

Author(s)
Ratnam, I.; Black, J.; Leder, K.; Biggs, B. A.; Gordon, I.; Matchett, E.; Padiglione, A.; Woolley, I.; Karapanagiotidis, T.; Gherardin, T.; Demont, C.; Luxemburger, C.; Torresi, J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Clinical Virology, 2013, 57, 1, pp 54-58
Abstract

This study highlights the importance of tourism teachers in the tourism education process; provides empirical evidence of the concerns of tourism teachers; and suggests ways to facilitate their interaction with tourism businesses and employers. A questionnaire survey on 18 tourism educators and...

Author(s)
Pearce, P. L.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism, 2007, 7, 1, pp 63-76
Abstract

This article discusses the growing demand of fitness clubs in Australia, New Zealand and Asia contrary to the prediction that consumer spending on fitness is on the decline. In Australia and New Zealand, new international and homegrown chains and franchises, announced their opening and expansion....

Author(s)
Benton, N.
Publisher
Australian Leisure Media Pty Ltd, Collaroy, Australia
Citation
Australasian Leisure Management, 2008, No.69, pp 18, 20, 22
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Cover for Tourism consumption and representation: narratives of place and self.

This book addresses some new developments in approaches towards tourism analysis that focus on the interface between the production and consumption of tourist space, the narratives that are created around specific sites and specific forms of tourist activity, and the ways in which these are...

Author(s)
Meethan, K.; Anderson, A.; Miles, S.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9780851996783)
Type
Book

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