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The idea of "Keeping Up with the Joneses" was developed as a phenomenon wherein people want to own the same objects and do the same things as their peers in order to keep up with them socially. Along with the combined rise of globalization, mobile technology and the millennial mindset of valuing...

Author(s)
Siegel, L. A.; Wang Dan
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2019, 36, 2, pp 159-175
Abstract

Humans are transforming the coastal and marine tourism environment at an ever-increasing rate. Concurrently, the multiple amenities and natural resources of coastal zones and the reality of population growth contribute to omnipresent tourism user conflicts. This results in social, wicked, and super ...

Author(s)
Miller, M. L.; Auyong, J.; Szuster, B. W.; Needham, M. D.; Orams, M. B.; Wilks, J.; Lück, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2017, 12, 3/4, pp 139-263
Abstract

Fashion in Western civilization is one of the most influential phenomena. In many parts of the world fashion tourists are growing in number. It is worldwide known that the "Big Five" "Fashion Capitals" are Paris, London, Milan, New York and Tokyo, but throughout the 20th Century, and in particular...

Author(s)
Demirović, D.; Pivac, T.
Publisher
Academic Publishing House Researcher, Sochi, Russia
Citation
European Researcher, 2013, 65, 12-2, pp 2882-2891
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Exploratory-descriptive research project, in the form of a document analysis, aimed to understand how hospitality permeates the volunteer tourism scientific production, from the analysis of journal articles published in English language on the international database Scopus from 2000 to 2015. The...

Author(s)
Santos, D.; Rejowski, M.
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento, 2017, No.27/28 Vol. 1, pp 171-181
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This special issue focuses on the intersections of tourism moralities and tourism mobilities. The five papers (in addition to an introduction) deal with: the normalization and moralization of Canadian travel and tourism policies in the post-9/11 era; the intersections of mobilities and moralities...

Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2017, 17, 1, pp 3-113
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This study estimates the influence of long cyclical climate patterns of pull and push climate elements (rainfall, temperature, wind) on cyclical fluctuations in tourism demand from the United States, the Netherlands and Venezuela on a small island state. Two important atmospheric variabilities, the ...

Author(s)
Oduber, M.; Ridderstaat, J.
Publisher
SciTechnol, Los Angeles, USA
Citation
Journal of Tourism Research & Hospitality, 2017, 6, 1, pp 1000159
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Tourism destinations compete globally for international tourists and destinations management organizations (DMOs) need frameworks for benchmarking their destination against competitors. The following three theories and frameworks have been used for explaining global competition among tourism ...

Author(s)
Laitamaki, J. M.
Publisher
EuroCHRIE,
Citation
32nd EuroCHRIE conference "Hospitality and Tourism Futures", Dubai 6-9 October 2014, 2014, pp 46
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The use of fossil energy is one of the major environmental problems associated with tourism and travel. Consequently, the need to limit fossil energy use has been highlighted as a precondition for achieving sustainable tourism development. However, tourism is also one of the most important...

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Gössling, S.; Peeters, P.; Ceron, J. P.; Dubois, G.; Patterson, T.; Richardson, R. B.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Ecological Economics, 2005, 54, 4, pp 417-434
Abstract

This chapter examines the Tulip Time phenomenon as the evolving manifestation of Dutch diasporic culture by first exploring how diasporic cultures change; Holland (Michigan, USA) as the diasporic setting; and finally, the critical issues surrounding Tulip Time's development and evolution to meet...

Author(s)
Che, D.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism, diasporas and space, 2004, pp 261-278
Abstract

A discussion on the use of cultural facilities as a promotional vehicle for attracting tourists to the Netherlands (H. Fisher, pp.95-97) is followed by a description of a marketing activity in the USA aimed at attracting tourists to Australia. In the latter the results of a survey to discover the...

Author(s)
Fisher, H.; Drew, A.; Sweeney, N.
Publisher
Bureau of Economic and Business Research, Graduate School of Business, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Citation
Travel research: the catalyst for worldwide tourism marketing. Travel and Tourism Research Association Fifteenth Annual Conference, Wyndham Franklin Plaza, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 24-27, 1984., 1984, pp 95-108

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