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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
Abstract

Travel-related risk perceptions have become more widespread in recent years due to the increased frequency and intensity of incidents, as well as heightened awareness of risk due to the 24-hour news cycle and constant connection through technology. With growing concern surrounding traveling to...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.; Schroeder, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 9, pp 381-383
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
Abstract

This fourth edition of The Geography of Tourism and Recreation provides students with a comprehensive introduction to the interrelationship between tourism, leisure and recreation from geographical and social science perspectives. It systematically compares and contrasts in a spatial context,...

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.; Page, S. J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
The geography of tourism and recreation: environment, place and space, 2014, 4, pp 458 pp.
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Cover for Crisis management in tourism.

With examples drawn from the UK, Europe, the USA, Australia, and Asia, this book brings together a range of expert academic analysis of theory and practice concerning crisis management in tourism. Part I (chapters 2-11) deals with theoretical foundations of crisis management. Part II (chapters...

Author(s)
Laws, E.; Prideaux, B.; Chon, K.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book
Abstract

This paper reviews the literature relating to crisis management in tourism and identifies and briefly critiques several models that have been developed to help managers in their strategic planning for such contingencies. The terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001 ('9/11') in the USA are used as an...

Author(s)
Evans, N.; Elphick, S.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2005, 7, 3, pp 135-150
Abstract

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
Abstract

Crisis management procedures used by convention and visitors bureaux (CVBs) in a variety of crises and locations in the USA are analysed: Hurricane Hugo in Charleston, South Carolina, in 1989; the San Francisco earthquake of 1989; the Los Angeles riots in April 1992 and the Miami tourist murders of ...

Author(s)
Young, W. B.; Montgomery, R. J.
Citation
Journal of Convention & Exhibition Management, 1998, 1, 1, pp 3-18
Abstract

This book, consisting of 12 papers, brings together recent research in the area of crisis management in the tourism industry. The volume particularly focuses on the British foot and mouth crisis, the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks on the USA, and the impact of the SARS crisis. Each of these...

Author(s)
Laws, E.; Prideaux, B.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Tourism crises: management responses and theoretical insight, 2006, pp xv + 160 pp.
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Cover for Reflections and further research priorities.

This concluding chapter synthesizes crisis management theory in tourism. A discussion of the New Orleans hurricane disaster (Katrina) later in this chapter adds further lessons that should be considered by crisis planners. The chapter also briefly considers the implications for tourism of a...

Author(s)
Prideaux, B.; Laws, E.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter

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