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Cover for Water-borne transport.

This chapter presents an overview of the scope and variety of modes of water-borne forms of transport; explores the management and marketing issues associated with ocean cruising; looks at the geography of cruise holidays; and describes different forms of cruises and other water-borne tourism...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642970)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Research on cruise tourism and the cruise industry is relatively recent given the "newness" of the cruise industry - it has been only 35 years since Carnival Corporation introduced its first purpose-built cruise ship. The number of publications has been until recently relatively small and has...

Author(s)
Klein, R. A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2017, 12, 3/4, pp 199-209
Abstract

This chapter presents an overview of new trends in cruise tourism and addresses the question of whether there will be a change in the concept of cruise tourism so that it will better meet the needs of more postmodern tourists. The chapter focuses upon how the Norwegian Coastal Express (Hurtigruten) ...

Author(s)
Nilsson, P. Ǻ.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Nautical tourism: concepts and issues, 2007, pp 83-94
Abstract

This volume is divided into three parts, addressing development issues in nautical tourism (chapters 1-4), cruise tourism as a significant sector of the marine tourism industry (chapters 5-7), and the economic impacts related to nautical tourism (chapters 8-10). The book has a subject index.

Author(s)
Lück, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Nautical tourism: concepts and issues, 2007, pp xiii + 147 pp.
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Cover for Passengers and risk: health, wellbeing and liability.

This chapter explores 3 issues that may explain some possible causes of dissatisfaction among cruise ship passengers: illness outbreaks (e.g. Norovirus infection transmitted via food or person-to-person transmission), onboard crime (e.g. theft, assault and sexual assault), and health services...

Author(s)
Klein, R. A.; Lück, M.; Poulston, J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Humans are transforming the coastal and marine tourism environment at an ever-increasing rate. Concurrently, the multiple amenities and natural resources of coastal zones and the reality of population growth contribute to omnipresent tourism user conflicts. This results in social, wicked, and super ...

Author(s)
Miller, M. L.; Auyong, J.; Szuster, B. W.; Needham, M. D.; Orams, M. B.; Wilks, J.; Lück, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2017, 12, 3/4, pp 139-263
Abstract

This chapter explores the economic, social, and environmental impacts of cruise tourism, illustrated with experiences from New Zealand, Alaska, Spain and elsewhere. It is shown that the cruise industry certainly has the potential to generate large amounts of money for many, but currently at high...

Author(s)
Lück, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Nautical tourism: concepts and issues, 2007, pp 75-82
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This chapter provides an inventory of strategic options available to cruise lines. The strategic options discussed fall under five strategy modules: business model; geographical scope; competition strategy; (main) source of income; and customer orientation.

Author(s)
Gross, S.; Lück, M.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938451)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This book aims at consolidating recent empirical research on tourism in the polar/subpolar regions. Contributors cover the human, environmental and governance dimensions of tourism in the Arctic, Antarctic, and subpolar areas of the world. Consisting of 16 chapters, the book is intended for...

Author(s)
Maher, P. T.; Stewart. E. J.; Lück, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Polar tourism: human, environmental and governance dimensions, 2011, pp 299 pp.
Abstract

This chapter highlights the contributions of nautical tourism (including scuba diving, snorkeling, cruises and wildlife viewing) to many forms of environmental degradation. However, it is pointed out that nautical tourism is not necessarily bad as there are many good examples of responsible tourism ...

Author(s)
Lück, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Nautical tourism: concepts and issues, 2007, pp 125-127

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