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Tourism is one of the key sectors expected to accelerate the global efforts towards sustainable development, and with this, there is a renewed interest in understanding and influencing tourists' attitude and behaviour. Analysis of data from 819 international tourists using structural equation...

Author(s)
Adongo, C. A.; Taale, F.; Adam, I.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Ecological Economics, 2018, 150, pp 251-263
Abstract

In community-based natural resource management, there is an emerging body of research on the work of external actors and their influence in community-resource interrelationships and community management decisions. Contributing to this research, this study examined the work of external actors using...

Author(s)
Sa'at, N. S.; Lin PeiShan [Lin, P. S. S. ]
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Society & Natural Resources, 2018, 31, 7, pp 773-789
Abstract

Despite increased emphasis on community participation in tourism planning, our current knowledge of community attitudes and their motivations to engage in such collaborative governance is limited and fragmented. This paper explores the role of heritage values, tourism and community perceptions held ...

Author(s)
Dragouni, M.; Fouseki, K.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Heritage Tourism, 2018, 13, 3, pp 237-256
Abstract

In La Barceloneta, one of the beachfront quarters of the city of Barcelona, the rapid expansion of mainly illegal short-term rental apartments for tourists and noise problems related to alcohol-fuelled nightlife consumption, are challenging community liveability and peaceful urban coexistence...

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Nofre, J.; Giordano, E.; Eldridge, A.; Martins, J. C.; Sequera, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2018, 20, 3, pp 377-396
Abstract

The present study extends knowledge on creative tourism in rural areas. It was unclear from previous research how features of creative tourism, such as risk of commodification, play out in rural areas of developing countries. The study built on theoretical overlaps which suggest that creative ...

Author(s)
Blapp, M.; Mitas, O.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 11, pp 1285-1311
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Whale watching has become a globally important ecotourism activity due to its economic and conservation potential. The predictable presence of humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) and consequent popularity of whale watching in Bahía de Banderas, near Puerto Vallarta on the Pacific coast of...

Author(s)
Cornejo-Ortega, J. L.; Chavez-Dagostino, R. M.; Malcolm, C. D.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 2018, 13, 5, pp 790-804
Abstract

The dividing practice of separating indigenous and scientific knowledge should be avoided. The article illustrates how these forms of knowledge are negotiated in development projects where research participants are included as co-researchers. Data were collected through interviews and participant...

Author(s)
Dyll, L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Development in Practice, 2018, 28, 3, pp 332-344
Abstract

Local residents play an important role in the process of sustainable development in tourism. Resident support for tourism development contributes to the health of tourism industry and successful community development. Therefore, it is in the best interest of local residents, the tourism industry,...

Author(s)
Yu ChiaPin; Cole, S. T.; Chancellor, C.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 3, pp 802
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The growth and expansion of tourism worldwide has made the activity a relevant element in developing countries' economies with important cultural and natural features forming valuable tourist assets. The combination of these elements has led to the incorporation of tourism into the international...

Author(s)
Brito, G. M. W.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 2, pp 501-522
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This paper is a comparative study of the processes that took place in the construction of community-based rural tourism (CBRT) initiatives and their actual management through the perceptions of stakeholders, based on observation and results obtained during fieldwork. The research focused of four...

Author(s)
Kieffer, M.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 2, pp 429-441

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