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Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to provide a commentary on the sustainability reports published by the two market leaders in ocean cruising industry. Design/methodology/approach: The paper begins with short reviews of the growing interest in the commitment to corporate sustainability and of...

Author(s)
Jones, P.; Hillier, D.; Comfort, D.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2017, 29, 1, pp 288-306
Abstract

Cruise tourism is on its way to becoming the new mass tourism and hospitality product. However, existing research on the sustainability of the cruise industry reveals that negative impacts often outweigh the positive. Criticism includes for example, unequal distribution of economic benefits,...

Author(s)
Römhild-Raviart, J.; Weeden, C.; Jarvis, N.; Pantelidis, I.
Publisher
Intellect Books, Bristol, UK
Citation
Hospitality and Society, 2019, 9, 1, pp 31-51
Abstract

The book examines the concept of luxury and its meaning across tourism, events and hospitality globally. Packed with case studies, it investigates how the idea of luxury is changing in response to a variety factors, such as social change, technological innovation and the challenge of...

Author(s)
Swarbrooke, J.
Publisher
Goodfellow Publishers Limited, Oxford, UK
Citation
The meaning of luxury in tourism, hospitality and events, 2018, pp 256 pp.
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Purpose - Top of the research is to highlight the current lack of competitiveness of the tourist offer of Kotor, in terms of lack of accommodation and reliance on only two aspects of tourism, cultural and cruising tourism. Then the aim is to show how the development of receptive growth factors will ...

Author(s)
Županović, I.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
Proceedings of the 3rd International Scientific Conference Tourism in Southern and Eastern Europe 2015 (ToSEE), Opatija, Croatia, 14-16 May 2015, 2015, pp 503-522
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The purpose of this exploratory study on cruise ship security was to understand cruise ship passenger's security perception; what level of security they expect as consumers and what minimum level of security they would be willing to accept. There were a total ten participants in this qualitative...

Author(s)
Peter, C.
Publisher
Centre for Business Review and Studies (CBRS), Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
International Journal of Safety and Security in Tourism/Hospitality, 2016, No.14, pp unpaginated
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Purpose: This study aims to test the relationships among involvement, perceived price, perceived quality, affective satisfaction, perceived value, attitudinal loyalty and behavioral loyalty in the cruise line industry. In addition, this study attempted to identify whether the differences in these...

Author(s)
Chua BeeLia; Lee SangHyeop; Han HeeSup
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2017, 29, 6, pp 1658-1683
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Purpose: This study aims to develop a comprehensive framework for assessing servicescape of cruise tourism and provides practical suggestions to improve the perception of Chinese tourists toward cruise servicescape. Design/methodology/approach: A multistage mixed-method design was used in the...

Author(s)
Lyu JiaYing; Hu Liang; Hung Kam; Mao ZhenXing
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2017, 29, 10, pp 2556-2572
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Despite a growing interest in the well-being of cruise ship labor, very little is known in this area. This exploratory study seeks to investigate the strategies that front-line hospitality workers are able to negotiate and attach meaning to in this consumptive work experience. Twenty in-depth...

Author(s)
Dennett, A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2018, 13, 4, pp 231-241
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This research proposed a discussion about the competitiveness of the city, using as a tool the hospitality and the creative economy in big events, with the general objective of understanding hospitality relations among stakeholders in events that promote the creative economy in the city of São...

Author(s)
Wolff, C. K.; Wada, E. K.
Publisher
Universidade de Caxias do Sul, Caxias do Sul, Brazil
Citation
Rosa dos Ventos, 2018, 10, 3, pp 578-593
Abstract

The cruise industry is growing in scale and importance annually. Influences such as multiculturalism, globalisation, the increase in numbers of mega-cruise ships and changing passenger demography, suggest that the work environment is not as it might once have been and yet there is very little...

Author(s)
Gibson, P.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 2008, 27, 1, pp 42-52

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