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Research on sustainable tourism mainly focuses on incoming tourism, and destination perspectives and impacts, and less on the focus of this paper - outgoing tourism. In this context, direct and personal access to tourism represents an equal right to all world citizens. Because this right has not...

Author(s)
Mihalič, T.; Fennell, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2015, 23, 2, pp 188-206
Abstract

For decades, scholars have emphasized the power of the Western tourist gaze to construct Third World destinations as the 'Exotic Other'. Scholars have also shown that 'Third World' tourism fuelled by media fantasies of the Other represents neo-colonization in the twenty-first century. However,...

Author(s)
Ranjan Bandyopadhyay; Tuhina Ganguly
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 6, pp 599-615
Abstract

The paper applies dynamic panel modeling to investigate the impact of terrorism and travel advice on global tourism. Annual arrivals data for 49 destinations and 15 leading countries of origin for the period 2010-2014 are used. Results indicate that casualties or fatalities from terrorism, absent...

Author(s)
Buigut, S.; Braendle, U.; Disna Sajeewani
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2017, 22, 10, pp 991-1004
Abstract

Local input into identifying and selecting the unique selling points of a destination is an important element in the development of appropriate and culturally sensitive tourism to developing international tourist destinations. Here, a destination appraisal matrix was created and, then, was tested...

Author(s)
Butler, R.; O'Gorman, K. D.; Prentice, R.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2012, 14, 4, pp 323-338
Abstract

Regional tourism represents a sub-category of international tourism and refers to 'intra-regional' flows of tourists. Although in many parts of the developing world regional tourism has been shown to be a major growth market, policy-makers have tended to neglect this form of 'budget tourism'. In...

Author(s)
Rogerson, C. M.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
GeoJournal, 2004, 60, 3, pp 229-237
Abstract

This study identifies resources and destinations in Nigeria considered important for tourism and compares foreign with domestic Nigerian tourists in terms of product choice, activity participation and travel motivations. 880 tourists (392 foreign tourists, and 488 domestic tourists) were randomly...

Author(s)
Awaritefe, O. D.
Publisher
Editions AIEST (Association Internationale d'Experts Scientifiques du Tourisme), St. Gallen, Switzerland
Citation
Tourism Review, 2004, 59, 1/4, pp 34-43
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The travel and tourism competitiveness index as a tool for economic development and poverty reduction.

This chapter first sets out to understand the role that less developed countries (LDCs) play in tourism at the present time and the potential for tourism to be a catalyst for growth. Secondly, it discusses the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) and the method of its construction. The...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.; Forsyth, P.; Dwyer, W.
ISBN
2011 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845935887)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Two factors have tended to characterize international tourism. Firstly, most of it has been both generated and received by developed countries. Secondly, most of it has been concentrated within the immediate regions of the developed countries. In recent times, developing countries have come to...

Author(s)
Doswell, R.
Publisher
Macmillan Publishers Ltd., London, UK
Citation
Horwath book of tourism., 1990, pp 35-45
Abstract

The demand for Thailand's international tourism by 10 major tourist origins was estimated. Income elasticities of demand for tourism are all found positive. It is elastic for rich countries, unitary for Japan and France, and inelastic for neighbouring countries. The continual growth of the world...

Author(s)
Kraipornsak, P.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Trade and Global Markets, 2011, 4, 1, pp 93-108
Abstract

An examination is presented of tourists from developing countries, arguing that it is in the developing world that tourism is likely to expand most rapidly in the future. An examination is presented of the contradictory views and of and policies for tourism development, outlining the problems...

Author(s)
Ghimire, K.
Publisher
Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
Discussion Paper - United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, 1997, No. 85, pp v + 28 pp.

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