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Cover for Restoring Kenyan tourism in crisis: Kenyan tourism's response to negative travel advisories 2003.

Publicity in the Western media highlighting the perceived danger of travel to Kenya precipitated a severe slump of Western tourism to Kenya during 2003. The development and implementation of a strategy to save the Kenyan tourism industry then became the overriding concern for all sectors of the...

Author(s)
Beirman, D.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Responding to the crises of 2001: the Australian experience.

This chapter reports on the findings of research undertaken in 2002 to investigate the impacts of three major crises on firms servicing Australia's tourism industry. These crises, which occurred in 2001, include the failure of the HIH Insurance Company, the World Trade Center terrorist attacks, and ...

Author(s)
Anderson, B.; Prideaux, B.; Brown, G.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tsunamis, earthquakes, volcanism and other problems: disasters, responses and Japanese tourism.

This chapter offers a brief outline of the nature and extent of natural disasters that have affected Japan since the beginning of the 20th century, and examines what the Japanese authorities have actually done about disaster risk management, and whether this is known to potential tourists in order...

Author(s)
Cooper, M.; Erfurt, P.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Phuket: tsunami and tourism - a preliminary investigation.

This chapter examines the 2004 tsunami disaster in southern Thailand, its impact on tourism, and the management of the crisis. Based on this preliminary analysis, the following issues that have direct relevance to the design and application of a generic crisis management framework are discussed:...

Author(s)
Gurtner, Y. K.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A proposed model for tourism crisis management: the UK's foot and mouth disease crisis analysed.

This chapter examines the distinctions between crises and disasters, and in particular examines the broader crisis management literature before proposing a model for crisis management for policymakers in tourism destinations. The proposed model examines the strategies that destinations could use to ...

Author(s)
Lyon, A.; Worton, A.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Taiwan's 921 earthquake, crisis management and research on no-escape natural disaster.

This chapter reviews trip decision theory and research in relation to the Taiwan earthquake of 21 September 1999 (referred to as 921), and then considers the present growth of tourism in Nantou (the area where most of the serious damage from the earthquake occurred) and what it shows about the...

Author(s)
Huan TzungCheng
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Crisis management and tourism organizations: a comparative study in the European Alps.

This chapter focuses on crises and disasters in the European alpine tourism industry and the new requirements for the management of potential crises and disasters (including natural disasters). Results are presented from a questionnaire survey of tourism organizations (n=121) in the Tyrol and Alto...

Author(s)
Pechlaner, H.; Abfalter, D.; Raich, F.; Dreyer, A.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Factors influencing crisis management in tourism destinations.

This chapter is concerned with how socio-cultural and organizational concepts may help in better understanding the crisis management process in tourism destinations. It is envisaged that this understanding will be beneficial to governments and organizations by broadening their perspective about the ...

Author(s)
Campiranon, K.; Scott, N.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism and terrorism: an analytical framework with special focus on the media.

This chapter explores elements of the relationship between terrorism and tourism from a media perspective. It indicates that the media plays an important role during the planning and execution of terrorist activities from the viewpoint of terrorists. The media also transmits the events as well as...

Author(s)
Freyer, W.; Schröder, A.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The damage to tourism caused by a crisis or disaster may not only have serious implications for a national economy but also threaten the livelihoods of many in the destination. The monitoring of crisis indicators could allow intervention to minimize the crisis and offers a chance of protecting...

Author(s)
Sausmarez, N. de
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2007, 15, 6, pp 700-714

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