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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

This study explores the sustainable development of organic farms and organic farming in Taiwan by analyzing leisure services and the relationship between farmers and their entrepreneurial goals. Internet searches were used to identify 120 organic leisure farms in Taiwan with their own websites,...

Author(s)
Lee TsungHung; Chen YinYuan; Chen MeiHsiang
Publisher
Department of Environmental Engineering and Management, Gh. Asachi Technical University, Iasi, Romania
Citation
Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 2018, 17, 3, pp 675-684
Abstract

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

The main goal of this research was to analyze the tourism experiences offered by coffee estates in Taiwan. A mixed-methods approach was applied in two main parts. First, the profiles of Taiwan coffee estates were examined in terms of the experiences provided to engage visitors. In-depth interviews...

Author(s)
Wang MeiJung; Chen LiHsin; Su PoAn; Morrison, A. M.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2019, 30, pp 147-158
Abstract

The successful and sustainable development of inbound tourism necessitates a long-term commitment, balancing between tourism supply and tourist demands. This study manipulated a performance appraisal of tourism service quality in Taiwan with Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) by employing input and...

Author(s)
Chen HanShen; Tsai BiKun; Liou GwoBao; Hsieh ChiMing
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 6, pp 1866
Abstract

Surrounded by the ocean, Taiwan has been increasingly developing coastal tourism projects. Concerns that negative impacts might be brought about by prosperous tourism have resulted in a recent focus on sustainable tourism. Sustainable tourism involves policies that acknowledge the interdependences...

Author(s)
Wang ShihHao; Lee MengTsung; Château, P. A.; Chang YangChi
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2016, 8, 7, pp 652
Abstract

Many researchers suggest that global warming and the effect of greenhouse gases pose environmental threat worldwide, not to mention a threat to the sustainable development of the tourism industry. For tourism, social and behavioral changes and tourist management and education are important for...

Author(s)
Horng JeouShyan; Hu MengLei [Hu, M. L. M. ]; Teng ChihChing [Teng, C. C. C. ]; Lin L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2014, 19, 6, pp 721-735
Abstract

This paper takes a brief empirical look at a sustainable hypothesis in terms of the Malmquist-Luenberger (ML) 1 index, using data from the island of Taiwan. The findings suggest that international hotel chains (ITH)2 have better average energy efficiency when globally accounting for carbon...

Author(s)
Chen LongFei
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2013, 19, 6, pp 1449-1460
Abstract

It is hoped that the development of ecotourism will ultimately eliminate the negative impacts of tourism on environmental and ecological systems. This study applies the contingent valuation method to assess the economic values of services provided by forested trails newly opened for recreational...

Author(s)
Chen WanJiun; Liaw ShyueCherng
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2012, 18, 4, pp 871-885
Abstract

Sustainable development and its derivative, sustainable tourism, have both conceptual and practical deficiencies that have frustrated their application. A sustainable livelihoods approach is introduced as being more practical, especially in the common situation in which communities and individuals...

Author(s)
Tao, T. C. H.; Wall, G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2009, 30, 1, pp 90-98

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