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This paper proposes network analysis of qualitative consumer data as a practical method to identify the sensory capital, inclusive of both dominant and latent brand elements, of a well-known tourist destination in the United States, Orlando. Although the results show that the Orlando brand is...

Author(s)
Tasci, A. D. A.; Khalilzadeh, J.; Pizam, A.; Wang YouCheng
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 9, pp 112-125
Abstract

This chapter presents an empirical study conducted among US travellers, which determined what, if any, effects past incidents of personal theft have on tourists' future decisions to travel to the affected destination (in other words, on tourism demand at the affected destination). This was done by...

Author(s)
Holcomb, J.; Pizam, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism, security and safety: from theory to practice, 2006, pp 105-124
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Cover for Destination crisis management.

This chapter discusses the significance and importance of tourism crisis management; the reasons for the need for disaster planning in tourism destinations; the types of disasters and disaster impacts; the threats to tourists; and the functions of crisis management. It then presents cases of...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.; Pizam, A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937621)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The study constitutes the first part of a 3-part investigation of the planning and development of the farm vacation business. The purpose of the first part is to assess the present state of the farm vacation business by first obtaining a profile of existing vacation farms and second by determining...

Author(s)
Pizam, A.; Pokela, J.
Publisher
Department of Human Kinetics and Leisure Studies, George Washington University., Washington, D.C., USA
Citation
Tourism marketing and management issues., 1980, pp 203-216
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Cover for Collaborative destination marketing: principles and applications.

This chapter intends to propose a theoretical framework for examining collaborative destination marketing that brings together a diverse range of stakeholders in a concerted effort to market and promote the destination. First, a theoretical framework using an integrative approach for destination...

Author(s)
Wang, Y. C.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937621)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

To identify tourists' opinions and attitudes on the use of animals in tourist attractions, a qualitative exploratory study was conducted with three focus groups of tourists who visited Orlando, Florida. The findings indicated that the participants' ethical perceptions of animal-based tourist ...

Author(s)
Shani, A.; Pizam, A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2009, 14, 1, pp 85-101
Abstract

The aim of the study was to test whether nationality influences tourist behaviour, and more specifically, to determine whether 'nationality culture' has a greater impact on tourist behaviour than 'touristic culture'. Eighty-six Korean tour-guides, who regularly guided groups of Japanese and...

Author(s)
Pizam, A.; Jeong GangHoan
Citation
Tourism Management, 1996, 17, 4, pp 277-286
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Cover for Destination marketing systems: critical factors for functional design and management.

This chapter examines the following using the convention and visitors bureaus (CVBs) in the USA as an example: (1) propose a conceptual framework for a destination marketing systems (DMS) in relation to its functions; (2) evaluate the sophistication level of DMSs operated by destination marketing...

Author(s)
Wang, Y. C.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937621)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This chapter reviews studies on terrorist attacks on the tourism industry worldwide and examines management strategies for handling business crises caused by terrorist attacks. It analyses the calamitous impact caused by the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2000, focusing on the human and...

Author(s)
Stafford, G.; Yu, L.; Armoo, A. K.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism, security and safety: from theory to practice, 2006, pp 291-311
Abstract

One hundred and eighty-one first-time travellers from the USA to Spain were interviewed before and after their trip for the purpose of determining their perceptions of Spain as a tourist destination, and measuring their satisfaction/dissatisfaction with the trip experience. The purpose of the study ...

Author(s)
Pizam, A.; Milman, A.
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 1993, 12, 2, pp 197-209

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