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Tourism is considered to be as one of the most important sectors on economic development. That's why, many destinations try to develop tourism marketing strategies to attract increasing numbers of tourists and to build destination brand loyalty. Destination brand loyalty can be defined as "the...

Author(s)
Tașkın, Ç.; Karadamar, A. A.
Publisher
Eastern Mediterranean University and Washington State University, Famagusta, Cyprus
Citation
Conference proceedings, 7th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management (AHTMM) Conference, Famagusta, Cyprus, 10-15 July 2017, 2017, pp 576-585
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Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to present contrasting approaches to the descriptive case study of tourism to the buried city of Plymouth, Montserrat, an example of the marketing and burying - the supply and demand - of apocalyptic dark tourism on the island. Design/methodology/approach: A...

Author(s)
Skinner, J.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Cities, 2018, 4, 1, pp 123-139
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Under the background of greenhouse gases emission reduction, the measurement of carbon emissions from the tourism industry has attracted increasing academic attention. Tourism is not a traditional sector in the System of National Accounts, and as a result the statistics of carbon dioxide emissions...

Author(s)
Meng WeiQing; Xu LingYing; Hu BeiBei; Zhou Jun; Wang ZhongLiang
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 126, pp 586-594
Abstract

Semiotics, the study of signs and symbols, is a cross-disciplinary field in the social sciences and humanities, encompassing sociology, anthropology, linguistics, psychology, and many other disciplines. Based on international tourism research, this article analyzes the study of tourism symbols in...

Author(s)
Dong PeiHai; Li Wei
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2016, 31, 11, pp 128-137
Abstract

The burgeoning popularity of World Heritage Sites (WHSs) has negatively impacted the sustainability of the historic environment of the sites due to the increasing number of tourist arrivals. Too many pressures from human activity, especially tourists could potentially damage the physical condition...

Author(s)
Nurul Diyana, M. K.; Hairul Nizam Ismail; Syed Muhammad, R. S. J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 5, pp 582-600
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This study investigates the contrasting sceneries of community-based tourism after the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake and focuses on the potentials of tourism in transformations towards green economies. How are tourism and environment linked in a sustainable relationship? And how can potentials of ...

Author(s)
Tang Yong
Publisher
Science Press and Springer, Beijing, China
Citation
Journal of Mountain Science, 2016, 13, 9, pp 1688-1700
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The rapidly developing rural tourism industry in China has deeply influenced the livelihoods of rural households. This study compares the impact of rural tourism development in poor areas on the farmers' livelihoods, based on the Sustainable Livelihoods Framework proposed by the United...

Author(s)
Huang Tai; Xi JianChao; Ge QuanSheng
Publisher
Science Press and Springer, Beijing, China
Citation
Journal of Mountain Science, 2017, 14, 11, pp 2359-2372
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With the rapid growth of the Chinese economy, the tourism industry has become an important new sector for national development and begun to attract more and more attention. The traditional push-pull economic model suggests that sectors such as tourism have a pull effect on consumption. In this...

Author(s)
Su JianJun; Sun GenNian; Xu ZhangYong
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2014, 29, 2, pp 25-35
Abstract

The smooth flow of products and services on the tourism market is one of the results of the globalization process that has contributed to an increase in the importance of authentic (traditional) products and services as key elements of differentiation and competitiveness. The aim of the paper is to ...

Author(s)
Portolan, A.; Vojvodić, K.
Publisher
Sveuciliste u Dubrovniku, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Citation
Ekonomska Misao i Praksa, 2018, 27, 2, pp 439-450
Abstract

In recent years, paid vacation system has become a popular topic in the fields of society, the economy, and people's livelihoods. However, since paid vacation system was established in 2008, it has yet to be fully implemented. From the standpoint of the holiday economy, the aspect of whether paid...

Author(s)
Wei Xiang; Wu XinFang; Hua Gang
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2019, 34, 6, pp 14-27

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