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The following article differentiates between the concepts of risk management, disaster management, and crisis management. Although a great deal has been written about the need for risk and crisis management, precious little has been written about the intermediate steps between risk and crisis...

Author(s)
Tarlow, P.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Anthropology, 2011, 1, 3/4, pp 254-272
Abstract

This article summarises a case study investigating the relationship between the Deep Water Horizon Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico and the response by VISIT FLORIDA®. The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill started leaking oil into the Gulf of Mexico on 20 April 2010 and continued to leak until it was...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.; London, B.; Cahyanto, I.; Klages, W.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Anthropology, 2011, 1, 3/4, pp 239-253
AbstractFull Text

A study was designed to determine the aspects of coordination and collaboration among tourism stakeholders in a destination whose image has been affected by the impact of a negative event. Through a survey of hotels managers, the study analysed the willingness to cooperate and participate in the...

Author(s)
Toubes Muñiz, D.; Fraiz Brea, A.
Publisher
Centro for Business Review and Studies (CBRS), Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
International Journal of Safety and Security in Tourism/Hospitality, 2011, 1, 1, pp 2-15
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Destination crisis management.

This chapter discusses the significance and importance of tourism crisis management; the reasons for the need for disaster planning in tourism destinations; the types of disasters and disaster impacts; the threats to tourists; and the functions of crisis management. It then presents cases of...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.; Pizam, A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937621)
Type
Book chapter
Full TextCABI Book Info
Cover for Destination marketing and management: theories and applications.

This book offers a comprehensive understanding of the concept and scope of the tourism industry in general and of destination marketing and management in particular. Taking an integrated and comprehensive approach, it focuses on both the macro and micro aspects of destination marketing and...

Author(s)
Wang, Y.; Pizam, A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937621)
Type
Book
Abstract

Firms are increasingly facing crises events, while tourism is an industry that is highly vulnerable to numerous risks. Despite the wide adoption of social media in tourism and the previous research examining the use of the Internet for crisis, there is limited but emerging research on the use of...

Author(s)
Sigala, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Information Technology and Tourism, 2011, 13, 4, pp 269-283
AbstractFull Text

The potential impacts of negative events that may affect tourist destinations have multiplied in recent years. Tourism is a fragmented and diverse sector so is difficult to establish the form of crisis management should be carried out. Different models make this task easier with particular focus on ...

Author(s)
Rodríguez-Toubes Muñiz, D.; Fraiz Brea, J. A.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2011, 9, 2, pp 279-289
Abstract

The tourism industry is vulnerable to crises of assorted manifestations, not least those related to natural disasters, which adversely affect international arrivals and destination images. Such events highlight the importance of managing crisis situations and marketing is one important tool in...

Author(s)
Henderson, J. C.
Publisher
Indian Institute of Tourism & Travel Management, New Delhi, India
Citation
International Journal of Tourism and Travel, 2010, 3, 1, pp 15-24
Abstract

Purpose - This paper aims to present answers to the strategic question: "How should Niagara region respond to the key challenges it faces and find solutions to preserve and develop its tourism industry?" It aims to capture the essence of conclusions of nine papers contributed by 22 Canadian tourism ...

Author(s)
Jayawardena, C.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2008, 20, 3, pp 360-368
Abstract

Since the events of 11 September 2001, it seems that no country is safe from the threat of terrorism. In the face of the radical changes that have occurred in terms of international tourism and safety, it is important to remember the links that exist between terrorism and tourism. Tourists may be...

Author(s)
Assaker, G.
Publisher
Editions Touristiques Européennes, Paris, France
Citation
Espaces, Tourisme & Loisirs, 2008, No.257, pp 36-40

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