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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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Cover for Human resource management in the cruise industry.

This chapter considers the human resource (HR) management function in the context of the cruise industry and reflects on practice as undertaken by P&O Cruises, a leading UK cruise brand. Thereafter, key issues such as dealing with a scarcity of labour, addressing staff retention, managing the...

Author(s)
Gibson, P.; Walters, C.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938451)
Type
Book chapter
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This article reflects on the significance of field trips for undergraduate experiential learning. Experiential learning is critical to the development of managers as future reflective practitioners, and this case study makes a significant contribution to debate about field trips at a time when UK...

Author(s)
Weeden, C.; Woolley, J.; Lester, J. A.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism, 2011, 11, 4, pp 349-366
Abstract

Although grey seals are relatively common in Britain, their numbers elsewhere are believed to be decreasing, and some populations in Europe are listed as endangered by the IUCN. This case study focuses on the impacts of seal tourism on a colony of seals on the South Devon coast in the United...

Author(s)
Curtin, S.; Richards, S.; Westcott, S.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2009, 12, 1, pp 59-81
Abstract

This report discusses the emerging trend of, destinations, source markets, market players, and information sources of volunteer tourism and case studies of volunteer tourism providers. Volunteer tourism seeks to fulfill the desire of tourists to provide volunteer service as part of their holiday...

Author(s)
Bakker, M.; Lamoureux, K. M.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2008, No.16, pp 1-47
Abstract

Since the 1960s, visitor tours of Scottish malt whisky distilleries have been used by whisky companies to promote their products. The original concept of the visitor as passive observer has evolved to include the notion of visitor as VIP guest in three special interest attractions - connoisseur...

Author(s)
McBoyle, G.; McBoyle, E.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2008, 10, 1, pp 71-80

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