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Cover for A stakeholder approach for sustainable community-based rural tourism development in Thailand.

This chapter explores the approach of tourist destination governance with a focus on community-based tourism in Thailand. Through five case studies, the chapter explores a number of factors in the failure and success of community-based tourism development, and the importance of an integrated...

Author(s)
Choibamroong, T.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937942)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Cruise tourism is on its way to becoming the new mass tourism and hospitality product. However, existing research on the sustainability of the cruise industry reveals that negative impacts often outweigh the positive. Criticism includes for example, unequal distribution of economic benefits,...

Author(s)
Römhild-Raviart, J.; Weeden, C.; Jarvis, N.; Pantelidis, I.
Publisher
Intellect Books, Bristol, UK
Citation
Hospitality and Society, 2019, 9, 1, pp 31-51
Abstract

Tourism is a major global economic sector that is undergoing tremendous growth in emerging economies and is often touted as salient for development and poverty alleviation in developing countries. Tourism is recognized as a highly climate-sensitive sector, one that is also strongly influenced by...

Author(s)
Scott, D.; Gössling, S.; Hall, C. M.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Hoboken, USA
Citation
Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change (WIRE's), 2012, 3, 3, pp 213-232
AbstractFull Text

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
Abstract

Following a background discussion on global tourism trends and Portugal's tourism sector, this study examines the tourist arrivals in Portugal for the 1992-96 period. The growth in tourist arrivals during this period is compared with the growth of tourist arrivals for benchmark tourism markets...

Author(s)
Yasin, M.; Alavi, J.; Sobral, F.; Lisboa, J.
Publisher
MCB University Press Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2003, 15, 4/5, pp 221-225
Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to invoke a Foucauldian framework in order to re-think the development of community-based tourism by focusing on the relationship between intermediaries and rural and isolated area communities in Papua New Guinea. Foucault's concepts of power/knowledge and...

Author(s)
Wearing, S.; McDonald, M.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2002, 10, 3, pp 191-206
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to investigate the convergence hypothesis of tourism markets in seasonal unit roots framework by taking account of seasonal behaviours of tourist arrivals' differential series. We use the seasonal unit roots test for monthly data and we handle the case of Turkey's 20...

Author(s)
Hepsag, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2016, 27, 2, pp 177-188
Abstract

The coastal area of the Danube had the greatest strategic importance in the preservation of the waterway, which was the most important road in this part of Europe until the late 19th century. On the banks of the Danube were located the cradle of many civilizations that were built by European values ...

Author(s)
Belij, S.; Ilinčić, M.; Belij, J.; Belij, M.
Publisher
Serbian Geographical Society, Belgrade, Serbia
Citation
Glasnik Srpskog Geografskog Društva, 2014, 94, 3, pp 69-82
AbstractFull Text

Purpose - Top of the research is to highlight the current lack of competitiveness of the tourist offer of Kotor, in terms of lack of accommodation and reliance on only two aspects of tourism, cultural and cruising tourism. Then the aim is to show how the development of receptive growth factors...

Author(s)
Županović, I.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
Proceedings of the 3rd International Scientific Conference Tourism in Southern and Eastern Europe 2015 (ToSEE), Opatija, Croatia, 14-16 May 2015, 2015, pp 503-522
Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to explore the relationship between global cities and international tourism with particular reference to the recent experiences of Tokyo which has recently seen a marked increase in arrivals. It addresses questions of the standing of Tokyo as a global city and ...

Author(s)
Henderson, J.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Cities, 2017, 3, 2, pp 143-157

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