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This article examines the growth of Community-Based Tourism within the broader discipline of tourism. New topics in the field have emerged such as responsible tourism, pro-poor tourism, sports tourism and moral impacts of tourism. This phenomenon also reflects the multidisciplinarity of tourism. In ...

Author(s)
Mtapuri, O.; Giampiccoli, A.; Spershott, C.
Publisher
AFAHPER-SD, Thohoandou, South Africa
Citation
African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance, 2015, 21, 2, pp 688-705
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Religion tourism is one of the oldest travel form of mankind yet still lack of in-depth research by many disciplines of study, especially tourism. By using literature content analysis method, the author intended to look into religion tourism related studies, journal articles, conferences papers,...

Author(s)
Sia JuoLing [Sia, J. L. R. ]; Wu Bihu
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2016, 31, 1, pp 111-125
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These proceedings examine the theories and application of tourism research in Malaysia. The proceedings consist of 30 papers on the role of small firms in sustainable tourism; environmental management practices of a hotel in Malaysia; measurement of customer satisfaction in the ecotourism area;...

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Mohamed, B.; Sirat, M.
Publisher
Social Transformation Platform, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of 2nd National Symposium on Tourism Research, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia 18 July 2009. Theories and Applications, 2009, pp 246 pp.
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Tourism in general, and cruise tourism in particular, constitutes an attractive developmental option for emerging, postcommunist, and/or postindustrial economies. Yet existing tourism-related literature on destination development focuses on rather generic theoretical concepts (e.g., Butler's...

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Papathanassis, A.; Bundă, N. R.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2016, 11, 2/3, pp 161-179
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The concept of cruise tourism should be examined given the rapid growth of this segment of travel worldwide. Rapid increases in cruise tourists and port construction have been observed in China, but systematic research on cruise tourism in China remains unavailable. Hence, this study conducts a...

Author(s)
Hung Kam; Wang Sha; Guillet, B. D.; Liu ZhaoPing
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 2019, 77, pp 207-216
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As the North American cruise industry matures and becomes increasingly competitive, both cruise lines and cruise destinations need to look for new ways to retain current customers and attract new tourists. Currently the literature lacks significant examination of destination image related to cruise ...

Author(s)
Whyte, L. J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 10, pp 172-180
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Purpose: Cruise tourism is a dynamic, growing segment of tourism that has long ceased to represent a mere niche and is slowly but steadily entering the domain of mainstream tourism. Yet, cruise tourism represents a minor fraction of tourism-related literature and research (Papathanassis and...

Author(s)
Papathanassis, A.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2017, 72, 1, pp 104-119
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A wide ranging examination is presented of many aspects of tourism. The 17 chapters are divided into five main sections. Section I presents perspectives of tourism: an introduction to global tourism; and travel patterns and trends. Section II presents travel and tourism components and services:...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
International tourism: a global perspective., 1997, pp xi + 406 pp.
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This special issue includes nine papers dealing with outstanding areas of interest at the level of tourism research, both from the professional and academic perspectives in the Ibero-American region. Topics covered are quite varied, including wine tourism initiatives rising in Mexico, cruise ...

Author(s)
Artal-Tur, A.; Correia, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2019, 30, 2, pp 175-278
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Tourism destinations are in an increasingly globalised and challenging market. The new standards of tourism development are moving towards new critical issues such as quality, sustainability, image, innovation and accessibility. Social sustainability is with a focus on alleviating poverty, the...

Author(s)
Loi, K. I.; Kong, W. H.
Publisher
Critical Tourism Studies, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
Critical Tourism Studies Conference VI "10 years CTS: Reflections on the road less travelled and the journey ahead", Opatija, Croatia, 26-30 June 2015, 2015, pp 14

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