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The dominant logic in conventional research methods involves collecting and analyzing data to rigorously test a deductive theory. In contrast, grounded theory posits constructing theory from data (Glaser & Strauss, 1967). This analysis demonstrates the application of McCracken's (1988) long...

Author(s)
Martin, D.; Woodside, A. G.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2008, 24, 4, pp 245-258
Abstract

Nature-based and heritage tourism development provides a potentially valuable tool in the distribution of benefits to rural counties in the southeastern United States. However, tourism planners often fail in their efforts to incorporate culturally diverse populations in planning processes. This...

Author(s)
Gallardo, J. H.; Stein, T. V.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Society & Natural Resources, 2007, 20, 7, pp 597-611
Abstract

The study sought to identify differences in the level of attractiveness of selected destinations in the Caribbean to corporate and association meeting planners in the USA with respect to the facilities, services and recreational activities sought for conventions; and to investigate how the number...

Author(s)
Bonn, M. A.; Brand, R. R.; Ohlin, J. B.
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 1994, 3, 2, pp 59-84
Abstract

As one of the most flourishing interests and growth engine in tourism, food became a great resource for destination marketing. Thus, food and tourism have been studied and developed together. Destination marketing organizations (DMOs) have utilized and developed their own regional resources (i.e.,...

Author(s)
Kim YoungHoon
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Event Management, 2016, 20, 2, pp 135-146
Abstract

This research examines a unique case of tourism planning and explores the relationships between governance, power, and citizen participation in community decision-making. In less than two years, the community of Sitka, Alaska, undertook two separate tourism-planning processes in response to...

Author(s)
Jordan, E. J.; Vogt, C. A.; Kruger, L. E.; Grewe, N.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events, 2013, 5, 3, pp 270-288
Abstract

Community involvement in tourism development is a subject that has attracted the attention of tourism researchers largely due to the potentially unfair power distribution between residents and powerful interest groups. This attention, however, has not produced significant literature regarding the...

Author(s)
Zhang, Y.; Cole, S. T.; Chancellor, C. H.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2013, 10, 3, pp 267-284
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Cover for Tourism behaviour: travellers' decisions and actions.

This book focuses on individuals' and households' thinking and behaviour relating to discretionary travel. Part I (chapters 1-3) covers new theories of tourism behaviour and offers examples of empirical examinations of these theories in three settings: Australia, Hawaii (USA), and Prince Edward...

Author(s)
March, R. S.; Woodside, A. G.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851990215)
Type
Book
Abstract

This study explored similarities and differences in a profile of tourists' expectations for travel inside their country (domestic) versus travel outside their country (foreign). Expectations were compared for American tourists preparing to go on holiday to provide some pointers for tourism...

Author(s)
Duke, C. R.; Persia, M. A.
Publisher
International Business Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Global tourist behavior., 1994, pp 61-77
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Grounded theory of international tourism behaviour: building systematic propositions from emic interpretations of Japanese travellers visiting the USA.

This chapter demonstrates the application of the long interview method to collect data for grounded theory development in tourism. Long interviews with seven Japanese tourists visiting Hawaii's Big Island in 2006 map and compare visitors' plans, motivations, decisions and consequences. The results...

Author(s)
Martin, D.
ISBN
2008 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845933234)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Filling gaps in participatory theory is vital as natural resource policy increasingly shifts from community-based planning to community-based management. This study was designed to identify how participatory planning factors (i.e., the perception of non-monetary resources, community ownership,...

Author(s)
Yates, G. E.; Stein, T. V.; Wyman, M. S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Landscape and Urban Planning, 2010, 97, 4, pp 213-220

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