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The role of social media in crisis communications is an embryonic area of research in tourism, thus the purpose of this study was to examine drivers of social media use during crises. An online survey of 2,416 tourists from Australia, Brazil, China, India, and Korea was conducted. Hierarchical...

Author(s)
Schroeder, A.; Pennington-Gray, L.; Donohoe, H.; Kiousis, S.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2013, 30, 1/2, pp 126-143
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The mindful learning demonstrates how, if barriers are overcome, learning can contribute to effective crisis management through not only mitigating the negative effects but also potentially averting a crisis from occurring. This paper is an attempt to examine how tourism organizations can mindfully ...

Author(s)
Zahed Ghaderi; Ahmad Puad, M. S.
Publisher
Sustainable Tourism Research Cluster, Penang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of International Conference on Tourism Development, 'Building the future of tourism', Penang, Malaysia, 4-5 February 2013, 2013, pp 42-49
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Hurricane Katrina is considered the most costly and deadliest hurricane in the history of the United States. This study examined the differences in tourists' destination image of New Orleans before and after Katrina. This study also aimed at identifying significant destination attributes that...

Author(s)
Ryu KiSang; Bordelon, B. M.; Pearlman, D. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Hospitality Marketing & Management, 2013, 22, 2, pp 183-203
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Tourism in Kenya has been affected by a number of crises in the recent years, the most serious of which was the unrest following the disputed elections at the end of December 2007. The instability had a disastrous effect on international tourism arrivals in 2008 and it took around three years for...

Author(s)
Sausmarez, N. de
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2013, 16, 7/8, pp 792-809
Abstract

The tourism industries respond and adapt to climate change is a complicated long-term process because of chronic and uncertainty of climate change. Tourism's mitigation and adaptation not only help enhance the capacity of the tourism industries to climate change, but also can promote sustainable...

Author(s)
Zhou LianBin
Publisher
Hans Publishers, Shanghai, China
Citation
Climate Change Research Letters, 2012, 1, 2, pp 59-64
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The author chose the residents in Jiuzhaigou scenic region of Sichuan province as the studied objects, and used the factor analysis and linear regression methods to study the residential satisfaction of this tourism community after earthquake, in the hope of providing practice guidance for the ...

Author(s)
Li Qian
Publisher
Jiangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Jiangxi, China
Citation
Acta Agriculturae Jiangxi, 2012, 24, 3, pp 190-193
Abstract

Global awareness of natural calamities increased after the destructive Indian Ocean tsunami of December 2004, largely because many foreigners lost their lives, especially in Thailand. This paper explores how best to communicate the seismic risk posed by different travel destinations to crisis...

Author(s)
Mäntyniemi, P.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Disasters, 2012, 36, 3, pp 465-476
Abstract

It is recognised that tourism destinations are vulnerable to some form of crisis or disaster. Consequently, attention has long been paid to the nature and consequences of tourism crises and disasters, whilst, more recently, a number of tourism crisis management models have been proposed in the...

Author(s)
Speakman, M.; Sharpley, R.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2012, 1, 1/2, pp 67-77
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The past decade has been particularly difficult for the tourism industry worldwide, and in Asia/Australasia in particular, as crises have followed in rapid succession, starting with the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Severe flooding in Central Queensland in early 2011, was followed soon...

Author(s)
Richardson, S.; March, R.; Lewis, J.; Radel, K.
Publisher
Tourism Educators Association of Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia
Citation
TEAM Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2012, 9, 1, pp 14
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Purpose - This paper aims to analyze the recovery of the Balinese and Egyptian tourism industries after experiencing terrorist attacks, to see what can be learnt by Caribbean destinations. Design/methodology/approach - The paper applies the principles of consumer behaviour to the observed...

Author(s)
Crawford, D.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2012, 4, 1, pp 91-97

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