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The purpose of this paper is twofold: to review the existing cross-cultural tourism marketing literature and to identify factors that may prevent researchers from doing such research, and to provide recommendations for cross cultural research methods recommendations that would help understand the ...

Author(s)
Dimanche, F.
Publisher
International Business Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Global tourist behavior., 1994, pp 123-134
Abstract

The purpose of this study is to understand hiking-tourist behavior by exploring tourist motivation, personal values, subjective well-being, and revisit intention. The study demonstrates the theoretical and empirical evidence of the relationships among the four constructs. Using a sample drawn from ...

Author(s)
Kim HyeLin; Lee SeungWoo; Uysal, M.; Kim JuYeon; Ahn KyungMo
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2015, 32, Suppl. 1, pp S76-S96
Abstract

The article explores the design of destination and attraction-specific brochures, with particular reference to attributes of attractiveness and utility for trip planning. A general discussion is presented of the design of brochures and their roles in tourism marketing. Results are then discussed...

Author(s)
Getz, D.; Sailor, L.
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 1993, 2, 2/3, pp 111-131
Abstract

Travel brochures are used throughout the tourist industry to promote virtually all tourist destinations. This study examines how regional travellers in a US state request and use this material, specifically focusing on the relationships between brochure use, propensity to travel and travel...

Author(s)
Wicks, B. E.; Schuett, M. A.
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 1993, 2, 2/3, pp 77-90
Abstract

Information sources about a product or service potentially affect a tourist's purchase decision. Further, the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of tourists influence the manner in which they search for, rate and use information about tourism-related products or services. The article...

Author(s)
Andereck, K. L.; Caldwell, L. L.
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 1993, 2, 2/3, pp 171-189
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Cover for Tourist activity planning in congested urban tourism environments: towards a game-theoretic model and decision support system.

An activity-based approach to tourists ' behaviour analysis is combined with a game-theoretic methodology to study the interaction between individual tourists, as well as the interaction between tourists and the tourism information offices. We postulate that, when integrated in an Internet-based...

Author(s)
Han Qi; Dellaert, B. G. C.; Raaij, W. F. van; Timmermans, H. J. P.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 085199749X)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The spatial dimension of tourism provides insights about travel demands and travel flows and helps destinations in planning, development and management. The last decade has witnessed a steady and rapid growth in the Asia-Pacific region's tourism industry, in terms of both inbound and outbound...

Author(s)
Li, X. P.; Meng, F.; Uysal, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2008, 13, 3, pp 229-243
Abstract

Consumer information acquisition has largely focused on decision making or functional needs. Recently, a set of complementary information needs (i.e., hedonic, aesthetic, and social) have been introduced in the consumer behaviour literature. This study examines functional and aesthetic information...

Author(s)
Vogt, C. A.; Fesenmaier, D. R.; MacKay, K.
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 1993, 2, 2/3, pp 133-146
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Cover for Value creation and co-creation in tourist experiences: an East Asian cultural knowledge framework approach.

The aim of the present chapter is to propose an East Asian cultural knowledge framework based on the main East Asian cultural philosophies and revisit some previous study findings in order to facilitate a deeper understanding of East Asian tourist behaviours. In the eye of current tourism research ...

Author(s)
Lee YoungSook; Prebensen, N. K.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643489)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This study examines the role that tour operators play in packaging travel to developing countries using Indonesia as a case study. Fifty-one responses from a questionnaire conducted amongst tour operators registering with the Indonesian Tourist Office in Los Angeles, USA, indicate that American...

Author(s)
Gartner, W. C.; Bachri, T.
Publisher
International Business Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Global tourist behavior., 1994, pp 161-179

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