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Cover for Building community capacity for tourism development.

This book seeks to improve an understanding of what happens when communities turn to, or are subjected to, tourism as a development strategy; use this knowledge to change the process of tourism planning and development in ways that will lead to improved outcomes for destination residents; address...

Author(s)
Moscardo, G.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934477)
Type
Book
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Cover for Different travel markets: cultural and heritage tourism and the older traveller.

This chapter (i) discusses the growth in cultural and heritage tourism as a global market; (ii) defines cultural tourism and describes who cultural tourists are; (iii) defines heritage tourism and discusses its attributes such as authenticity and nostalgia; (iv) discusses the growth of cultural and ...

Author(s)
Patterson, I.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390943)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

This special issue on cultural tourism contains seven papers that are predominantly based on original fieldwork and supported by qualitative methodology. The first paper examines the different views of experts on how to define cultural tourism. The second paper, based on anthropological frames of...

Author(s)
Weber, I.
Publisher
Univerza na Primorskem, Portorož, Slovenia
Citation
Academica Turistica, 2018, 11, 2, pp 99-174
Abstract

This chapter uses a case study of New Orleans (Louisiana, USA) to examine how global forces and local organizations facilitate the growth of ethnic heritage tourism. It draws attention to the multifaceted ways in which city officials and tourism organizations use ethnicity in strategic ways to...

Author(s)
Gotham, K. F.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism, ethnic diversity and the city, 2007, pp 125-142
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to develop and evaluate a preliminary sport tourism motivation scale (STMS) that detected unique active sport tourist segments according to their social psychological motives for traveling to a destination to compete in sport. Segments' conative loyalty were also...

Author(s)
Hungenberg, E.; Gray, D.; Gould, J.; Stotlar, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sport & Tourism, 2016, 20, 2, pp 81-101
Abstract

Researchers often frame tour guides in narrow and agency-revoking ways and theorize an ethnic tourism industry in which marginalized racial/ethnic communities are represented as the Other. In this research, I argue that tour guides in Chicago's urban ethnic neighborhoods resist some of the...

Author(s)
Drew, E. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism and Cultural Change, 2011, 9, 2, pp 55-69
Abstract

This chapter explores the changing contours of ethnic tourism and the marketing of immigrant cultures in the urban setting of Boston, Massachusetts, USA. It interrogates the distinctions between tourists and the toured as well as the meaning of ethnic tourism itself, showing how these categories...

Author(s)
Halter, M.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism, ethnic diversity and the city, 2007, pp 199-215
Abstract

An overview is presented of recent outbound travel from Central and South America in relation to significant determining factors such as population profile, unemployment rates, and exchange rates. The role of tourism in creating direct and indirect employment in the region is also considered. A...

Author(s)
Loverseed, H.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2005, No.14, pp 1-45
Abstract

Changes in trend patterns in travel behaviour among women from 1993 through 2003 were examined to determine how and when travel behaviour has changed. The marital status and age of women were examined to determine if these changes can be identified. The travel behaviour variables examined included...

Author(s)
Warnick, R. B.; Chen, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2008, 12, 2, pp 139-165
Abstract

The current studies on cruise tourism lack an exploration of children's cruise experience. The aim of this article is to obtain a deeper understanding of children's cruise experience in the following phases: the pre-cruise decision and planning phase; the on-board engagement phase; and the...

Author(s)
Radic, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 2, pp 237-252

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