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The rapid development of tourism in recent years has brought benefits but also detrimental impacts for tourism destinations. Sustainable tourism has become an important choice for tourism development. This study attempted to explore residents' attitudes toward sustainable tourism from the viewpoint ...

Author(s)
Wang WeiChing
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism, 2019, 25, pp 1-9
Abstract

This study explored the factors that determine the tourism attractiveness of a seniors-friendly destination drawing upon an expert panel. A list of 20 destination-specific attributes was generated through a literature review and was then classified, using the '4 As' of tourism destination...

Author(s)
Lee ChengFei; King, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 1, pp 71-90
Abstract

Aiming to establish the quality of service indicators and performance analysis for medical tourism industry, five dimensions of quality of service and 31 indicators for medical tourism are constructed through literature review and in-depth interviews with business representatives, experts,...

Author(s)
Ho LiHsing; Yi Tai
Publisher
Kamla-Raj Enterprises, New Dehli, India
Citation
Studies on Ethno-Medicine, 2014, 8, 1, pp 23-31
Abstract

Corporate governance is a critical mechanism for the success of any firm. In the tourism sector, however, the issue of governance has attracted little research attention. This study enriches the literature on tourism governance by investigating how board size, the proportion of large shareholders...

Author(s)
Yeh ChienMu; Trejos, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2015, 18, 4, pp 299-314
Abstract

The present study aimed to explore traditional farming and its role in sustainable development of the mountainous area based on the indigenous community of Wutai in Taiwan as a case study. It adopted qualitative methods with an ethnographic orientation, to conduct in-depth interviews, participant...

Author(s)
Ba QingXiong; Lu DauJye; Kuo HwaJen [Kuo, H. J. W. ]; Lai PoHsin
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 10, pp 3370
Abstract

In response to the increasingly risk-conscious environment in contemporary society, a growing body of literature has been dedicated to tourist risk perception. While risk is widely assumed to be a negative element in tourism, this perspective overlooks the fact that risk and tourist experience are...

Author(s)
Yang ChiaoLing [Yang, C. L. E. ]; Khoo-Lattimore, C.; Arcodia, C.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2018, 57, 2, pp 260-272
Abstract

This study focused on indigenous residents' satisfaction of tourism development. We used sociocultural preservation (SP), economic benefits (EB), environmental protection (EP) and environmental devastation (ED) as indicators to examine residents' satisfaction following tourism development in an...

Author(s)
Liao ChuChu; Lin YingXing; Hsieh HueyHong
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2019, 11, 1, pp 276
Abstract

An integration of the social power theory, which simultaneously incorporates parental power and children's power into the framework, was used in this research to investigate the causal relationships among perceived parental power, adolescent Internet mavens, and children's influence on purchasing...

Author(s)
Liang YingWen
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2013, 30, 7, pp 639-661
Abstract

Background. Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) subtype CRF01_AE originated in Africa and then passed to Thailand, where it established a major epidemic. Despite the global presence of CRF01_AE, little is known about its subsequent dispersal pattern. Methods. We assembled a global data set...

Author(s)
Angelisa, K.; Albert, J.; Mamaisa, I.; Magiorkinis, G.; Hatzakis, A.; Hamouda, O.; Struck, D.; Vercauteren, J.; Wensing, A. M. J.; Alexiev, I.; Ǻsjö, B.; Balotta, C.; Camacho, R. J.; Coughlan, S.; Griskevicius, A.; Grossman, Z.; Horban, A.; Kostrikis, L. G.; Lepej, S.; Liitsola, K.; Linka, M.; Nielsen, C.; Otelea, D.; Paredes, R.; Poljak, M.; Puchhammer-Stöckl, E. (et al)
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Infectious Diseases, 2015, 211, 11, pp 1735-1744
Abstract

The purpose of this study is to re-examine the effects of income on vacation behaviours of retirees by considering the moderating influence of the main source of economic support. Using data from the 2010 Taiwan Social Change Survey, the study found that the relationship between income and tourism...

Author(s)
Chen ChiangMing; Chen YenChien
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2018, 68, pp 4-6

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