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Cover for Domestic leisure traveller consumption systems.

The planning of tourism marketing strategies probably improves by focusing on specific visitor consumption systems, and avoiding attempts to promote products-services in consumption systems unrelated to the marketer's destination or service. Using unit record data of overnight domestic travellers...

Author(s)
Cowley, E.; Spurr, R.; Robins, P.; Woodside, A. G.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 085199749X)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourist behavior scales.

This chapter presents a number of measurement scales developed by tourism researchers to assess (1) travellers' decision making and buying behaviour, (2) travellers' knowledge and information search behaviour, (3) their online behaviour, (4) perceptions of travel risk and travel constraints, (5)...

Author(s)
Gursoy, D.; Uysal, M.; Sirakaya-Turk, E.; Ekinci, Y.; Baloglu, S.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644530)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

A plethora of research has studied the antecedents of visitor experience in destinations and tourist attractions. Few studies have systematically analyzed the discriminating effects of different types of on-site factors (presentation platform and support services) on tourist satisfaction at...

Author(s)
Jensen, Ø.; Li Yuan; Uysal, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 63, pp 277-286
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Cover for Measuring comparative performance of vacation destinations: using tourists' self-reported judgements as an alternative approach.

This study was designed to test the use of a practical approach developed: (i) to measure external performance of two international tourist destinations (Turkey and Mallorca, Spain); and (ii) to investigate their competitive position not only against each other but also against other major...

Author(s)
Kozak, M.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 085199749X)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Image scales.

Multi-item, multi-dimensional scales that were developed by hospitality and tourism researchers to measure different aspects of individuals' cognitive image are presented in this chapter, in four subcategories. The subcategories are: destination image scales; destination emotion and personality...

Author(s)
Gursoy, D.; Uysal, M.; Sirakaya-Turk, E.; Ekinci, Y.; Baloglu, S.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644530)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Effects of holiday packaging on tourist decision making: some preliminary results.

This study aims to investigate how packaging can be used for destination marketing. The focus is on how bundling and presentation format of package information influence consideration and intention to visit. Data used are obtained from 200 students for Tunisia and Turkey. Most tourism researchers...

Author(s)
Rewtrakunphaiboon, W.; Oppewal, H.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 085199749X)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This study offers an integrated approach to understanding tourist motivation and attempts to extend the theoretical and empirical evidence on the causal relationships among the push and pull motivations, satisfaction, and destination loyalty. The research model investigates the relevant...

Author(s)
Yoon YooShik; Uysal, M.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2005, 26, 1, pp 45-56
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Cover for A duality in vacation decision making.

This chapter examines consumer decision making for choice of elements in the independent holiday. Both destination marketing organizations and tourism businesses would benefit from an understanding of which holiday elements are typically chosen by the traveller pre-trip versus which holiday...

Author(s)
Hyde, K. F.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 085199749X)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Purpose - The main purpose of this study is to draw implications about simultaneous consideration of demographics, preferences and attitudes in understanding travel behavior decision criteria. Design/methodology/approach - Convenience sampling was used to collect data. In 2006 university students...

Author(s)
Ozdİpcİner, N. S.; Li, X. P.; Uysal, M.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2012, 6, 1, pp 34-43
Abstract

This study attempts to address the deficiency of cross-cultural research in cultural tourism consumption. Drawing data from tourists visiting selected cultural sites in the island of Mauritius, it investigates the cross-cultural behavioural intentions (revisit intentions, willingness to recommend)...

Author(s)
Ramkissoon, H.; Uysal, M.; Brown, K.
Publisher
Texas A & M University Press, College Station, USA
Citation
e-Review of Tourism Research, 2011, 9, 5, pp 190-220

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