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This paper examines literature focusing on the relationships between tourism, terrorism, political turmoil and war. Research themes which emerge from available studies include impacts of terrorism and political instability on tourist demand, motives of terrorists in targeting tourists, using...

Author(s)
Sönmez, S. F.
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 1998, 25, 2, pp 416-456
Abstract

This report looks at the impact of the 11 September 2001 events on the world tourism and travel industry and examines some of the recovery strategies. Five demand-driven changes to the industry are reviewed: lower prices, shorter duration of visits, changes in booking habits, changes in motivation...

Author(s)
Tate, P.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2002, No.5, pp 1.1-1.25
Abstract

This paper describes the marketing strategies of the Tourism Authority of Thailand in boosting tourism through segmentation of the special interest groups represented by tourists to Thailand after the implementation of the 'Amazing Thailand Year' campaigns. This study also evaluates the marketing...

Author(s)
Rittichainuwat, B. N.; Beck, J. A.; Qu, H. L.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Quality Assurance in Hospitality & Tourism, 2002, 3, 1/2, pp 109-124
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This study investigates the effects of the 2001 outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) on visitors to Dartmoor in Devon (South West England, UK). Questionnaire interviews with 140 walkers at Hound Tor were conducted to ascertain the effects of the FMD on visitors. Higher proportions of local...

Author(s)
Rodway-Dyer, S.; Shaw, G.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2005, 13, 1, pp 63-81
Abstract

On 11 September 2001 (9/11) the North American tourism environment changed dramatically as a result of the terrorist events that occurred in New York and Washington D.C. As Canadians watched the events of 9/11 unfold south of the border, the shift in their travel patterns was almost immediate....

Author(s)
Smith, W. W.; Carmichael, B. A.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2005, 19, 2/3, pp 61-76
Abstract

This chapter first discusses theoretically the construct of risk in travel behaviour and assesses the role of travel information in mitigating risk perception. It then critically evaluates how and to what extent security information as a risk management tool is used or misused by the major travel...

Author(s)
Mansfeld, Y.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism, security and safety: from theory to practice, 2006, pp 271-290
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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 'Crises' that scare tourists: investigating tourists' travel-related concerns.

This chapter reports on the results of two empirical studies that aimed at eliciting currently perceived risks from the tourist marketplace, and investigates the differences in statements of concerns with respect to different tourism settings. One study was conducted among undergraduate students...

Author(s)
Dolnicar, S.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
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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

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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