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With the melting of sea ice in the Arctic, the potential for higher shipping access has markedly changed. Shipping activity in the Arctic is increasing, including tourism and exploration activities, underlining the need for reliable communication and monitoring. This article examines the...

Author(s)
Lasserre, F.; Têtu, P. L.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Polar Record, 2015, 51, 1, pp 24-38
Abstract

Twenty years has passed since the Tourism Satellite Account (TSA) concept was first proposed in Canada. It was proposed to address real and perceived problems of credibility and comprehensiveness in tourism statistics. Since then, the World Tourism Organization (WTO) has successfully promoted and...

Author(s)
Meis, S.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism Satellite Account (TSA) - implementation project. Enzo Paci papers on measuring the economic significance of tourism (Volume 5), 2006, pp 181-201
Abstract

The cruise tourism industry in Arctic Canada has recently grown rapidly with stable numbers now emerging. While there are many socio-economic opportunities associated with growth, climate change, and environmental, technical and cultural risks also present significant management challenges. To...

Author(s)
Dawson, J.; Stewart, E. J.; Johnston, M. E.; Lemieux, C. J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2016, 24, 10, pp 1425-1441
Abstract

In October 2007, Montreal (Canada) became the first city in the world to sign the Geotourism Charter of National Geographic's Center for Sustainable Destinations (CSD). Geotourism is an approach to tourism that embraces the principles of sustainable tourism, and is focused on protecting and...

Author(s)
Côté, A.; Joly, M. C.; Verner, A.
Publisher
Téoros, Universite de Quebec à Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Citation
Téoros, Revue de Recherche en Tourisme, 2009, 28, 2, pp 97-99
Abstract

This book is intended to assist individuals and communities to consider the nature of tourism in a community context and its relationship to quality of life for the resident population in that community within the United States and Canada. Successful community-based tourism is characterized by...

Author(s)
Lankford, S. V.; Grybovych, O.; Lankford, J.
Publisher
Sagamore Publishing LLC, Champaign, USA
Citation
Introduction to community tourism: a North American perspective, 2017, pp 252 pp.
Abstract

This research explores and explains the vital role of language relationships as foundational to supporting culturally appropriate, culturally relevant language use within indigenous community-based tourism settings. Significant language theories broadly posit a nature versus nurture perspective on...

Author(s)
Whitney-Squire, K.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2016, 24, 8/9, pp 1156-1176
Abstract

If properly conceived, sustainable marketing should be one of the many tools used to balance preservation and tourism priorities at heritage sites. The problem, however, is that limited guidance is available to assist in the development of a sustainable marketing plan. This paper tests a proposed...

Author(s)
Donohoe, H. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2012, 20, 1, pp 121-142
Abstract

This study explores visitor perceptions of Indigenous local language use at the Haida Heritage Centre at Kay Llnagaay and Haida Gwaii Museum. We explore visitor expectations of local language use, the meaning and value of language, and their openness to expanded forms of language expression. The...

Author(s)
Whitney-Squire, K.; Wright, P.; Alsop, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2018, 26, 2, pp 173-191
Abstract

Coastal tourism is the largest segment of global leisure tourism and it is firmly linked to the destination's natural resources - with climatic resources chief among them. Through observations and survey responses of beach users, studies have evaluated climatic resources for coastal tourism by...

Author(s)
Rutty, M.; Scott, D.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Atmosphere, 2016, 7, 2, pp 30
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The concept of 'souvenir atmospherics' is examined as a means of enhancing souvenir merchandising in cruise tourism retail contexts. Cruise passengers on day port calls form a convenient group of highly motivated shoppers for the study of souvenir purchase behaviours in retail settings. Research...

Author(s)
Cave, J.; Jolliffe, L.; Thu Thi Trinh; Lemky, K.
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 506-514

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