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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
Abstract

This special issue contains selected papers from the 1st international conference on safety and crisis management in the construction, tourism, and small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sectors. Topics covered include: safety culture in the construction, tourism and SME sectors; fire safety...

Author(s)
Boustras, G.; Boukas, N.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Safety Science , 2013, 52, pp 1-99
Abstract

This article draws on the findings of a recent study undertaken to investigate the impact of bushfire on the tourism economy of Harrietville, a small town in North East Victoria, Australia. The study had a particular focus on the impact of the 'Harrietville Fire' that burnt for 55 days in early...

Author(s)
Pyke, J.; Lacy, T. de; Law, A.; Jiang, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management, 2016, 28, pp 49-58
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

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

The tourism industry is vulnerable to natural and human induced incidents such as terrorist attacks, political instability, flood and earthquakes. On September 21st 1999, a devastating earthquake struck Taiwan which caused severe damage to both local people and the tourism industry. This paper...

Author(s)
Huang YuChin; Tseng YungPing; Petrick, J. F.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2007, 23, 2/4, pp 203-221
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Cover for Tourism crisis and disaster management in the Asia-Pacific.

The aim of this book is to contribute a much deeper understanding of tourism crisis and disaster management with a specific focus on the Asia-Pacific. Chapters contributed by international tourism scholars and practitioners discuss both the theoretical and practical approaches towards successful ...

Author(s)
Ritchie, B. W.; Campiranon, K.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book
Abstract

This paper presents the concept of crisis management in tourism and discusses relevant issues to the field of crisis management, such as crisis typology, anatomy of a crisis, and crisis planning and training. The paper also presents an operational definition of and proposes a model for crisis...

Author(s)
Santana, G.
Citation
Turizam, 1999, 47, 1, pp 4-12
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.
Abstract

Over the last decade the quantity and scope of global disasters has grown tremendously. Recognizing the importance of disaster management in the tourism industry, a number of crisis management frameworks have been proposed and developed to guide policies. None of these models captures the majority...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2014, 19, 1, pp 105-110

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