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The purpose of this study is to analyse the new processes of tourism growth and its conflicts from the perspective of social movements. First, the urban growth machine analysis model is applied by the systematisation of six projects. Second, the resistance movements against those projects and...

Author(s)
Navarro-Jurado, E.; Romero-Padilla, Y.; Romero-Martínez, J. M.; Serrano-Muñoz, E.; Habegger, S.; Mora-Esteban, R.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2019, 27, 12, pp 1786-1803
Abstract

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

Urban tourism development has been leading increasingly to negative ecological, socio-cultural and economic effects over the recent years. Croatia's cities in are facing the same problems, and hence they have to plan their tourism development according to the principles of the concept of...

Author(s)
Klarin, T.
Publisher
Faculty of Economics, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Acta Turistica, 2018, 30, 1, pp 43-85
Abstract

The trend of private interest groups influencing governance processes has recently gained prominence in the urban tourism domain, along with a strong increase in resident protests against the tourism sector and policy in many urban destinations worldwide. However, governance of tourism studies have ...

Author(s)
Paredes-Rodriguez, A. A.; Spierings, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2020, 28, 12, pp 2118-2135
Abstract

This paper investigates and compares the effects of residents' perceptions of the impacts of tourism on community participation and support for tourism development across urban and rural world heritage sites (WHSs). Partial least squares - structural equation modeling (PLS-SEM), has been employed...

Author(s)
Rasoolimanesh, S. M.; Ringle, C. M.; Mastura Jaafar; Ramayah, T.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 60, pp 147-158
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This study aims to discuss the actions that support the practice and the existence of Cultural Tourism in Porto Nacional, a city in the state of Tocantins, Brazil. It discusses the development practice of urban cultural tourism in order to facilitate the promotion of tourist activities in the city. ...

Author(s)
Nascimento, N. N. do; Guilherme, O. D. da S.
Publisher
Departamento Turismo, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil
Citation
Turismo e Sociedade, 2016, 9, 3, pp unpaginated
Abstract

This research aims to present the perception obtained from the local tourist trade of Ribeirão Preto on the participation of the city in the Brazilian Tourism Ministry's "Destinos Referência" Program, in which the city have participated in 2010 as representative of the business and events tourism...

Author(s)
Souza, Í. V. R. N.; Almeida, M. V. de
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
TURyDES: Revista Turismo y Desarrollo Local, 2016, 9, 21, pp unpaginated
Abstract

Examining the extent to which a community plays a role in the decision-making process in tourism planning can provide a better understanding of how tourism can benefit a community. Arnstein's ladder of citizen participation (ALCP) has been adopted by tourism scholars to understand both the nature...

Author(s)
Mak, B. K. L.; Cheung, L. T. O.; Hui, D. L. H.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2017, 9, 10, pp 1695
Abstract

Tourism is becoming more and more important in the global economy, and its long-term prosperity is desired by every tourism destination. Prosperity, however, cannot be achieved successfully without the involvement of those influenced by the industry, so, evaluating residents' perceptions of tourism ...

Author(s)
Wang Yu; Li Gang; Bai XueMei
Publisher
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
Citation
China Tourism Research, 2005, 1, 1, pp 116-129
Abstract

An effective way of understanding travelers' preference in a destination is to investigate travel activity patterns. This study took a two-stage approach to discover how travel activities can be explored and verified by a manageable number of dimensions. Activity participation data collected from...

Author(s)
Jang, S. C.; Hu, C.; Morrison, A. M.; O'Leary, J. T.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2007, 12, 3, pp 149-164

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