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These proceedings examine the theories and application of tourism research in Malaysia. The proceedings consist of 30 papers on the role of small firms in sustainable tourism; environmental management practices of a hotel in Malaysia; measurement of customer satisfaction in the ecotourism area;...

Author(s)
Mohamed, B.; Sirat, M.
Publisher
Social Transformation Platform, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of 2nd National Symposium on Tourism Research, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia 18 July 2009. Theories and Applications, 2009, pp 246 pp.
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This volume includes eight full papers and two research notes covering topics such as: the role of personality in customer satisfaction and loyalty in coffee shops; the integration of community participation in multinational corporations' tourism market development strategies; the motivations for...

Author(s)
Chen, J. S.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
Advances in hospitality and leisure, 2016, pp 250 pp.
Abstract

A systematic overview of tourism's potential and pitfalls in developing countries is presented. Following an introduction chapter 2 addresses the question of why developing countries want tourism, what the expected benefits are, and how developing countries establish the industry. Chapter 3...

Author(s)
Oppermann, M.; Kye-Sung Chon
Publisher
International Thomson Business Press, London, UK
Citation
Tourism in developing countries., 1997, pp xiv + 177 pp.
Abstract

Tourism has been one of the largest contributors towards Malaysian GDP over the last three decades. In essence, Malaysia generated 1,795,500 employments in 2013 of which some 6.5% of the total employment was created in the tourism sector. The study deals with extraction of tourists' expenditure in...

Author(s)
Syakir Amir; Osman, M. M.; Syahriah Bachok; Mansor Ibrahim
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Procedia Environmental Sciences, 2015, 28, pp 443-452
Abstract

To date, few empirical studies have focused on the constituents of creative tourists' experience and its consequences. This study aims to bridge this research gap by examining the effect of creative tourists' experience on their memories, satisfaction, and behavioral intentions. Data were collected ...

Author(s)
Faizan Ali; Ryu KiSang; Kashif Hussain
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2016, 33, 1, pp 85-100
Abstract

This article focuses on the prospects of archaeotourism in Lembah Bujang (Kedah) to examine the pattern or trend of visitors who visit. This is because Lembah Bujang has the prospect to develop as one of the potential domestic tourism locations especially from the aspect of archaeotourism in this...

Author(s)
Adnan Jusoh; Khairil Ariffin; Nasir Nayan; Yunus Sauman @ Sabin; Farhana Abdullah; Zuliskandar Ramli; Ali Yusri; Zaini Rusli; Muhammad Rizal Razman
Publisher
WFL Publisher Ltd., Helsinki, Finland
Citation
Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment, 2018, 16, 1, pp 97-104
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George Town, Penang, has always been one of the most popular destinations among Malaysian and international tourists. In 2008, George Town was accorded a listing as a UNESCO World Heritage Site (WHS). With the listing, increasing tourist arrivals and intentions to visit heritage hotels have been...

Author(s)
See GuatTham; Goh YenNee
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Heritage Tourism, 2019, 14, 1, pp 33-48
Abstract

Adaptive re-use has been widely adopted as a conservation and redevelopment tool to revive old, dilapidated buildings, and to subsequently increase their architectural, functional and economic potentials. Adaptive re-use refers to a deliberate change made in a building function whilst keeping...

Author(s)
Ghafar Ahmad, A.; Nurwati Badarulzaman
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2003, 51, 2, pp 205-214
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These proceedings contain 42 papers which examine the current state of tourism and the initiatives by the local government and private stakeholders to improve sustainability.

Author(s)
Mohamed, B.
Publisher
Social Transformation Platform, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of Regional Conference on Tourism Research, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia, 13-14 December 2010. The state of the art and its sustainability, 2010, pp 381 pp.
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This special issue on tourism and hospitality is composed of 10 papers, with most of them focusing on Malaysia. Specific topics addressed include: ecotourism development; the measurement of farmers' attitudes towards farm tourism; hotel service quality; resident attitudes towards tourism...

Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
World Applied Sciences Journal, 2011, 12, (T and H), pp 1-79

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