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This article describes the recent efforts of the state of Hawaii, USA, a mass tourism destination in the Pacific, to bring new understanding, knowledge, and policy to improve the quality and sustainability of tourism across the islands. A comprehensive sustainable tourism study initiated by the...

Author(s)
Sheldon, P.; Knox, J. M.; Lowry, K.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2005, 9, 1, pp 47-59
Abstract

The research presented is an exploratory analysis of sustainable tourism development and resident attitudes on Oahu, Hawaii based on the proposed conceptual model. A paper survey was administered to a convenience sample (N=440) of residents on Oahu to investigate residents' perceptions of...

Author(s)
Assante, L. M.; Wen, H. I.; Lottig, K. J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2012, 9, 2, pp 101-118
Abstract

This paper presents a heuristic assessment of the tourism system on Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge (which was established in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands in 1997) and examines how a newly-formed management cooperative could attend to the opportunities of island tourism in a multiple-use ...

Author(s)
Hadley, N. P.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2001, 49, 3, pp 189-202
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sustainable tourism transportation in Hawaii: a holistic approach.

This chapter examines sustainable transport policies and practices in Hawaii. This chapter aims to elaborate further on the issue of sustainable tourism transportation, not only reviewing the major indicators to measure sustainable transportation practices but also discussing them from the...

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Nguyen, D. N.
ISBN
2011 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845936792)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Islands and archipelagos pose unique challenges for tourism policy. While tourism development in islands is well studied, little attention has been given to archipelagos and their special challenges. This paper analyzes tourism issues faced by archipelagos. By comparing two successful "sun and...

Author(s)
Bardolet, E.; Sheldon, P. J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2008, 35, 4, pp 900-923
Abstract

This paper estimates the economy-wide economic impacts of tourism for various market segments. Moving beyond volume (arrivals) versus value (direct tourism expenditure), the author examines various economy-wide measures of economic impact. Different visitor spending has different flow-on effects,...

Author(s)
Pratt, S.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2012, 18, 2, pp 373-391
Abstract

This article reviews recent trends in travel and tourism in the USA and Hawaii to ascertain how the terrorist attacks of 9/11 and subsequent terrible global events affected tourism flows. US tourism has not recovered fully from 9/11 and other international shocks; indeed, recovery may be a long way ...

Author(s)
Bonham, C.; Edmonds, C.; Mak, J.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2006, 45, 1, pp 99-110
Abstract

The publication provides an introduction to the key issues involved in developing and managing tourist destinations. Looking at such areas as tourist satisfaction and customer care, impacts of tourism, tourism policies, marketing and planning, it assesses the differing importance of tourism for...

Author(s)
Laws, E.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourist destination management: issues, analysis and policies., 1995, pp 224 pp.
Abstract

A 22-question survey, containing 10 demographic questions, 6 economic impact questions and 6 community impact questions, was designed to investigate the perceptions and attitudes of Japanese- and English-speaking tourists towards legalising casino gaming in Hawaii. Questionnaires were given to 250...

Author(s)
Agrusa, J. F.
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 1998, 2, 2, pp 57-64
Abstract

Business Enterprises for Sustainable Travel (BEST) has assumed a responsibility for developing resources for educating future tourism managers about the principles of sustainable development. The goal is not only to instil the values of the principles of sustainability but also to impart the skills ...

Author(s)
Jurowski, C.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2002, 10, 6, pp 536-545

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