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This study took an integrated approach toward traveler risk segmentation by including psychological and behavioral variables together in the one study. This is an important first step to develop interventions targeting risk segments. A total of 864 respondents were surveyed in an Australian airport ...

Author(s)
Ritchie, B. W.; Chien, P. M.; Sharifpour, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2017, 34, 2, pp 274-289
Abstract

This study employed time-series data along with the theory of generations, life cycle theory, and continuity theory to analyze the psychological characteristics and travel behavior of American senior leisure tourists. Three generations were compared - the Silent Generation, the Lucky Few, and the...

Author(s)
Chen, S. C.; Shoemaker, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2014, 48, pp 58-75
Abstract

This study was designed to investigate those variables that would provide a fuller description as well as a segmentation of the views of Chinese senior leisure travelers from the People's Republic of China. The empirical data of this study suggest that Chinese seniors comprise a collection of...

Author(s)
Chen, S. C.; Gassner, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2012, 8, 2, pp 123-145
Abstract

The study compared senior leisure travelers residing in two distinct cultures, Chinese and American, with respect to travel psychology and behavior. Using two datasets collected through survey questionnaires in China and the US by different methods, the author conducted t-tests of independent...

Author(s)
Chen, S. C.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2013, 16, 3/4, pp 203-216
Abstract

Subjective age - as distinct from chronological age - is a relatively recent area of scientific inquiry within quality-of-life studies. The purpose of this empirical study was to see whether the size of the gap between actual and self-perceived age could be predicted from a knowledge of a senior's...

Author(s)
Cleaver, M.; Muller, T. E.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Social Indicators Research, 2002, 60, 1/3, pp 227-241