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This paper defines crises and disasters before discussing the area of crisis and disaster management. It then applies the foot and mouth outbreak (from February-September 2001) which occurred in the UK to the tourism disaster framework proposed by Faulkner. The paper notes that although the...

Miller, G. A.; Ritchie, B. W.
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Current Issues in Tourism, 2003, 6, 2, pp 150-171
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...

Wang, Y.; Pizam, A.
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937621)

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...

Sausmarez, N. de
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Current Issues in Tourism, 2013, 16, 7/8, pp 792-809
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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 ...

Zahed Ghaderi; Ahmad Puad, M. S.
Sustainable Tourism Research Cluster, Penang, Malaysia
Proceedings of International Conference on Tourism Development, 'Building the future of tourism', Penang, Malaysia, 4-5 February 2013, 2013, pp 42-49