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This study examined the effects of cognitive and affective images on destination attractiveness. While several destination image studies have included cognitive and affective measures, further research is needed to identify the relative effects of these domains on destination attractiveness. In the ...

Author(s)
Kim, D. H.; Perdue, R. R.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2011, 28, 3, pp 225-239
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to examine the recreation and tourist behaviours of rural residents and travellers, including the amenities that attract tourists. Three major data collection efforts were undertaken in North Carolina in 1989. The 'N.C. Resident Travel Survey' (n=2281, 52% response)...

Author(s)
Betz, C. J.; Perdue, R. R.; Alcorn, B. C.
Publisher
Department of Physical Education, Health and Recreation, Western Washington University, Alexandria, Virginia, USA; National Recreation and Park Association; Bellingham, Washington, USA
Citation
Abstracts of the Proceedings of the 1991 NRPA Leisure Research Symposium held during the 1991 National Congress for Recreation and Parks, October 17-20, 1991, Baltimore, Maryland., 1991, pp p.62
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Cover for Sustainable tourism and stakeholder groups: a case study of Colorado ski resort communities.

The purpose of this chapter is to illustrate the application of stakeholder theory in the ski resort industry of Colorado, USA. Sustainable development is increasingly a core concept of tourism management. Stakeholder theory is proposed as a means of assuring the sustainable development goal of...

Author(s)
Perdue, R. R.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 085199749X)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for First-time and repeat visitors to Orlando, Florida: a comparative analysis of destination satisfaction.

The chapter compares first-time and repeat visitors satisfaction with Orlando, Florida, USA. Data are obtained from 467 visitors from the UK in September 2001. Factor analysis of subjects' ratings on 22 'performance' attributes produced 5 factors: 'primary'; 'secondary' and 'tertiary' attractions;...

Author(s)
Fallon, P.; Schofield, P.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 085199749X)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Improving stakeholder engagement is a critical challenge for destination strategic planning. Using social capital as a theoretical lens, this paper explores the social dynamics which facilitate or inhibit successful tourism destination planning. Working with five recently completed destination...

Author(s)
Soulard, J.; Knollenberg, W.; Boley, B. B.; Perdue, R. R.; McGehee, N. G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2018, 69, pp 189-200
Abstract

This study extends the existing tourism literature by examining the relationship between previous trip satisfaction, destination image favorability, and repeat visitation intentions. The study involved a secondary analysis of data collected by a state destination marketing organization in the...

Author(s)
Hyun SunghyupSean; Perdue, R. R.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2010, 15, 6, pp 725-728
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Cover for Cultural determinants of tourist intention to return.

The criteria by which tourists decide to return to a destination is considered using survey data obtained from 428 visitors to the Polynesian Cultural Center in Hawaii, USA, during the spring tourism season of 2001. It also analyses the effect of culture and nationality on the intention to return....

Author(s)
Caneen, J. M.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 085199749X)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The purpose of this research was to develop and test a conceptual model for website evaluation in resort settings. As significant advances in transportation and information technologies have converged over the past 5 years, resort marketing strategies are increasingly focused on the Internet....

Author(s)
Perdue, R. R.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2001, 11, 2/3, pp 21-38
Abstract

Amenity resources, defined as anything that provides 'beauty, pleasure, or experiences unique to the locale', are the cornerstone on which to build a community tourism system while enhancing life quality for area residents. They are the bridge that links recreation and tourism in the community...

Author(s)
Betz, C. J.; Perdue, R. R.
Citation
Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 1993, 11, 4, pp 15-29
Abstract

This chapter describes a leisure-lifestyle segmentation of guests, employees, and residents in ski resort communities in Colorado, USA. Eight major lifestyle segments are described. Employee groups include traditional ski bums, new ski bums, and migrants. Host-community resident groups include...

Author(s)
Perdue, R. R.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
The tourism and leisure industry: shaping the future, 2004, pp 209-225

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