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Cover for Collaborative communication networks: an application in Indonesia.

This chapter argues that because tourism comprises multiple stakeholders, it is critical that crisis management for the tourism industry is integrated with other organizations, government departments, emergency personnel, media and other stakeholders. After providing a discussion of potential...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.; Cahyanto, I.; Schroeder, A.; Kesper, A.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The potential impacts that might affect tourism have increased in recent years. A crisis is any unexpected event that affects traveler confidence in a destination and affects the ability to keep on operating. Safe and security is increasingly relevant in choosing to visit a destination and it has...

Author(s)
Álvarez de la Torre, J.; Rodríguez-Toubes Muñiz, D.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
Turismo y Desarrollo: Revista de Investigación en Turisme y Desarrollo Local, 2013, 6, 14, pp unpaginated
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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

This chapter describes the unfolding of the crisis that occurred in Toronto, Canada, as a result of the SARS epidemic, and analyses the influence that the media had on public perception of the gravity of the event. It is suggested that the Canadian media has been somewhat responsible for arousing...

Author(s)
Wall, G.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism, security and safety: from theory to practice, 2006, pp 143-152
Abstract

This chapter presents an overview of the adventure tourism industry's risk management operating environment within Australia. Three core elements of the adventure tourism experience are identified and discussed: the participant; the management practice of the operator; and the features of the...

Author(s)
Morgan, D.; Fluker, M.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism, security and safety: from theory to practice, 2006, pp 153-168
Abstract

The 12 articles in this special issue were presented at the Business Enterprises for Sustainable Travel (BEST) Educators Network Think Tank V on the theme of "Managing risk and crisis for sustainable tourism", held at the University of West Indies in Kingston, Jamaica, on 16-19 June 2005. Topics...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.; Sheldon, P. J.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2006, 10, 1/2, pp 130 pp.
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
Abstract

This paper intends to provoke creative thought into the field of disaster management in tourism. Themes addressed include: tourism 'surety'; areas of tourist protection; risk management; critical risk management steps; crime; hotel security; and issues affecting tourist safety.

Author(s)
Tarlow, P. E.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2006, 10, 1/2, pp 17-25
Abstract

In light of the 2001 terrorist attacks in the USA, this volume examines tourism safety and security issues to offer a better knowledge base from which the tourist industry can respond to future events. The volume draws on studies from various countries including the USA, Hong Kong, Nepal,...

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.; Timothy, D. J.; Duval, D. T.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Safety and security in tourism: relationships, management, and marketing, 2003, pp 340 pp.

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