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This research explores and explains the vital role of language relationships as foundational to supporting culturally appropriate, culturally relevant language use within indigenous community-based tourism settings. Significant language theories broadly posit a nature versus nurture perspective on...

Author(s)
Whitney-Squire, K.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2016, 24, 8/9, pp 1156-1176
Abstract

Although most port cities seek and work to grow cruise tourism, in some cases there is broad-based public activism against cruise ships and cruise tourism. This article looks at 10 case studies where grassroots movements have confronted cruise tourism, with varying degrees of success. The study...

Author(s)
Klein, R. A.; Sitter, K. C.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2016, 11, 2/3, pp 147-159
Abstract

The dominant logic in conventional research methods involves collecting and analyzing data to rigorously test a deductive theory. In contrast, grounded theory posits constructing theory from data (Glaser & Strauss, 1967). This analysis demonstrates the application of McCracken's (1988) long...

Author(s)
Martin, D.; Woodside, A. G.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2008, 24, 4, pp 245-258
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This study applies the theory of push and pull factors of travel motivation as a basic theoretical framework to explore the motivational factors that drive and attract Chinese outbound tourists to travel to Hawaii. Primarily, questionnaire survey has been conducted to collect the primary data, and...

Author(s)
Wang, W.; Wen, I.; Tsai, H.; Wong, A.
Publisher
Washington State University, Pullman, USA
Citation
The 5th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing and Management (AHTMM) Conference, Beppu, Japan, 18-21 June 2015, 2015, pp 580-582
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This study explores the dynamic effects of US employment, real wages, employee overtime hours, travel costs and market shocks on tourism demand to Hawaii from the US mainland. The results show that US tourist arrivals and expenditure in Hawaii are sensitive to a change in total employment. These...

Author(s)
Chi JunWook
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2016, 22, 1, pp 171-178
Abstract

The recent explosion of transient vacation rental (TVR) accommodations has been aided by websites like AirBnB, Vacation Rentals By Owner (VRBO), and HomeAway and this segment continues to grow in popularity. Many communities have enacted bans on TVRs with little empirical data to support decisions. ...

Author(s)
Jordan, E. J.; Moore, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2018, 35, 1, pp 90-101
Abstract

This article focuses on the historical events of dispossession and overthrow in Hawai'i from the mid/late nineteenth century onwards, and contemporary movements, interpretations and acts for Native Hawaiian sovereignty centered around 'Iolani Palace on the island of O'ahu. Formerly the seat of the...

Author(s)
Williams, L. K.; Gonzalez, V. V.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2017, 25, 5, pp 668-683
Abstract

This book draws together a number of important perspectives on the people, organizations and places which together make up the tourism industry. The unifying theme is the belief that the central issue emerging in the future for tourism managers is a concern with the nature and quality of tourism...

Author(s)
Laws, E.
Publisher
Stanley Thornes (Publishers) Ltd., Cheltenham, UK
Citation
Tourism marketing: service and quality management perspectives., 1991, pp 270pp.
Abstract

This study will focus on Japanese tourists who make up the largest international tourist market for Hawaiian tourism. The goal of this study was to explore the potential of the segmentation of Japanese tourists by their specific tour purpose. Respondents indicated five main purposes such as...

Author(s)
Kim SeongSeop [Kim, S. S. S.]; Agrusa, J.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2008, 24, 1, pp 63-80
Abstract

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

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