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Cover for Non-government organizations' mountain management: a sustainable support model for Southern Oregon's mountain destinations.

This chapter describes a range of non-government organizations (NGOs) and their work in supporting and championing important natural attractions in mountain destinations in Southern Oregon. Three examples, Crater Lake National Park, Mt Ashland and Oregon Caves National Monument, are discussed. Each ...

Author(s)
Marlowe, B.; Burke, A.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644608)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This study explores key content and themes from online reviews to explain major service attributes of peer-to-peer (P2P) accommodation sought by guests. The results from lexical analyses indicate that attributes frequently mentioned in guest reviews are associated with location (proximity to point...

Author(s)
Tussyadiah, I. P.; Zach, F.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2017, 34, 5, pp 636-652
Abstract

Ecotourism is a movement that seeks to sustain local communities by uniting conservation, travel, and education. To minimize effects on animal behavior, ecotourism operations must be carefully managed. Local management efforts that can be tailored to the specific area and animals may be more...

Author(s)
Sullivan, F. A.; Torres, L. G.
Publisher
Wiley, Hoboken, USA
Citation
Journal of Wildlife Management, 2018, 82, 5, pp 896-905
Abstract

Governments across the country struggle to manage the impacts of short-term rentals (STRs), like Airbnbs, and the sharing economy more generally. Existing research is sparse and tends to focus on large cities or metropolitan areas. Focusing on 237 small cities in Oregon, this study relies on...

Author(s)
DiNatale, S.; Lewis, R.; Parker, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Land Use Policy, 2018, 79, pp 407-423
Abstract

Rural communities in Oregon are losing employment in resource-based industries. Many rural communities are developing tourism as a source of new jobs and income. Ecotourism is a form of tourism development attractive to rural communities with natural amenities. In its purest form, ecotourism...

Author(s)
Corcoran, P.
Publisher
Agricultural Experiment Station, Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA
Citation
Special Report - Oregon State University Extension Service, 1996, No. 953, pp 90-95
Abstract

This study explores the interrelationships between service quality and satisfaction, and their influence on behavioural intention among forest visitors. On-site surveys were conducted in a forest (the Umpqua National Forest in Oregon, USA) through face-to-face interviews (n=395). The data were...

Author(s)
Lee, J. H.; Graefe, A. R.; Burns, R. C.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2004, 17, 1, pp 73-82
Abstract

The promotion of intergenerational family recreation in a nature-based tourism destination could be an effective vehicle in the provision of a healthy youth development. Nature-based recreation participation in particular often offers opportunities for a family to grow together and maintain its...

Author(s)
Lee, B.; Graefe, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2010, 6, 1, pp 50-60
Abstract

Music is an omnipresent component of many people's lives. On an individual level it is used to set moods, mark milestones, and connect to one's personal history. At a collective level music marks the concerns of cultural heritage, national holidays and days of remembrance, and brings people...

Author(s)
Harmon, J.; Adams, R. G.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
World Leisure Journal, 2018, 60, 2, pp 140-155
Abstract

This study examines destination loyalty in a forest setting. It specifically focuses on revealing the formation of attitudinal, conative, and behavioural loyalty and the relationship between destination loyalty and related concepts that influence the strength of loyalty: service quality,...

Author(s)
Lee, J. Y.; Graefe, A. R.; Burns, R. C.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Leisure Sciences, 2007, 29, 5, pp 463-481
Abstract

This article considers identity tourism, which comprises both ethnic and heritage tourism, as a medium for the projection of ethnic and nationalist messages. Marginalized peoples acquire "spoiled" or stigmatized identities through stories that use their alleged inferiority to "explain" their...

Author(s)
Pitchford, S. R.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Culture & Communication, 2006, 6, 2, pp 85-105

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