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This paper examines the concept of sustainable tourism development in urban destinations. Both qualitative and quantitative data are employed, from interviews and questionnaires undertaken in Victoria and Calgary, Canada, and San Francisco, USA. Respondents representing the three clusters of the ...

Author(s)
Tİmur, S.; Getz, D.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Sustainable Development, 2009, 17, 4, pp 220-232
Abstract

This special issue (consisting of four papers) aims to identify and discuss some important challenges of sports tourism and provide useful implications to educators, sport managers and organizations, as well as destination managers alike. The first paper explores the impact of new technologies on...

Author(s)
Sigala, M.; Christou, E.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing, 2013, 14, 1/2/3/4, pp 1-95
Abstract

People often demonstrate a home country bias toward their own nation over other nations. This bias is an important determinant of their behavior. Drawing on seminal research from marketing and psychology, the authors provide the first investigation of the tourism ethnocentrism (TE) phenomenon that...

Author(s)
Kock, F.; Josiassen, A.; Assaf, A. G.; Karpen, I.; Farrelly, F.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2019, 58, 3, pp 427-439
Abstract

Rural communities throughout the world have been struggling with developing effective ways to improve their quality of life while without losing their rural atmosphere. Community-based tourism planning has been regarded as an effective means of achieving this dual goal. This article applied the...

Author(s)
Deng, J. Y.; Arbogast, D.; Selin, S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2011, 16, 5, pp 601-615
Abstract

This issue comprises a selection of 25 papers presented at the Sustainable Tourism 2016 conference. The papers respond to some of the concerns regarding the impacts of tourism and consider the strategies to protect the natural and cultural landscapes, trying to minimize the adverse effects of...

Author(s)
Pineda, F. D.; Brebbia, C.; Miralles i Garcia, J. L.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 2016, 11, 3, pp iii + 227-482
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This special issue on cultural tourism contains seven papers that are predominantly based on original fieldwork and supported by qualitative methodology. The first paper examines the different views of experts on how to define cultural tourism. The second paper, based on anthropological frames of...

Author(s)
Weber, I.
Publisher
Univerza na Primorskem, Portorož, Slovenia
Citation
Academica Turistica, 2018, 11, 2, pp 99-174
Abstract

This study undertakes a media analysis of Brazil's hosting of the 2014 FIFA World CupTM. The hosting of the 2014 World CupTM was an ideal opportunity for Brazil to enhance its international image. The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of the media on the hosting of the 2014 FIFA World ...

Author(s)
Muresherwa, G.; Swart, K.; Daniels, T.
Publisher
AFAHPER-SD, Thohoandou, South Africa
Citation
African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance, 2015, 21, Suppl. 1, pp 180-190
Abstract

Based on the theoretical foundation of emotion regulation, this exploratory study aimed to examine changes in tourists' perceived well-being and to determine whether these changes were due to use of emotion regulation strategies (ERSs) during their vacation. This study used travel diaries to record ...

Author(s)
Gao Jie; Kerstetter, D. L.; Mowen, A. J.; Hickerson, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2018, 35, 5, pp 567-582
Abstract

This research empirically tested a tourism behaviour model explaining tourists' intentions to vacation for the first time in selected countries extending image research by Baloglu and McCleary [(1999). U.S. international pleasure travelers' images of four Mediterranean destinations: A comparison of ...

Author(s)
Noh JeongHee; Vogt, C.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2013, 16, 5, pp 455-476
Abstract

Inbound tourist arrivals into China have been declining in recent years, possibly in response to increasing levels of urban air pollution. To examine Westerners' contemporary views on China as a travel destination, with a particular focus on air pollution, this research surveyed 600 US and...

Author(s)
Becken, S.; Jin Xin; Zhang Chen; Gao Jun
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2017, 25, 1, pp 130-147

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