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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

Small island states, due to their size, remoteness and dependence on foreign capital, are often susceptible to various global disruptions and crises. The effects of such crises can be chaotic, seriously damaging their economies and altering their systems. However, in the context of tourism crisis...

Author(s)
Boukas, N.; Ziakas, V.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2014, 11, 2, pp 191-209
Abstract

The tourism industries respond and adapt to climate change is a complicated long-term process because of chronic and uncertainty of climate change. Tourism's mitigation and adaptation not only help enhance the capacity of the tourism industries to climate change, but also can promote sustainable...

Author(s)
Zhou LianBin
Publisher
Hans Publishers, Shanghai, China
Citation
Climate Change Research Letters, 2012, 1, 2, pp 59-64
Abstract

The damage to tourism caused by a crisis or disaster may not only have serious implications for a national economy but also threaten the livelihoods of many in the destination. The monitoring of crisis indicators could allow intervention to minimize the crisis and offers a chance of protecting...

Author(s)
Sausmarez, N. de
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2007, 15, 6, pp 700-714
Abstract

This special issue on war and tourism consists of 6 papers and 2 research notes. Topics covered by the 6 papers are: the legacy of the Korean war on the development of the tourist industry in South Korea; crisis management and tourism marketing responses to terrorist acts; the dark tourism...

Author(s)
Fyall, A.; Prideaux, B.; Timothy, D. J.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2006, 8, 3, pp 153-246
Abstract

The establishment of regional trading blocs is considered an important aspect of the process of economic and political globalization. Focusing on the European Union and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, this paper considers whether the involvement of regional trading blocs in tourism is...

Author(s)
Anastasiadou, C.; Sausmarez, N. de
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2006, 8, 5, pp 317-332
Abstract

Tourism is one of the world's largest and fastest growing industries, and tourism planning is regarded as a prerequisite for success. 'Political instability' is a complex term, open to various interpretations, which applies to a number of countries worldwide. The implications for tourism of...

Author(s)
Issa, I. A.; Altinay, L.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2006, 12, 3, pp 361-381
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 theme issue, consisting of 10 papers, looks at the key challenges facing tourism in the Niagara region, Canada, and explores solutions to those challenges. The papers cover some segments of the tourist industry (wine and culinary tourism, hospitality industry, special events, and casino...

Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2008, 20, 3, pp 248-368
Abstract

Purpose - This paper aims to present answers to the strategic question: "How should Niagara region respond to the key challenges it faces and find solutions to preserve and develop its tourism industry?" It aims to capture the essence of conclusions of nine papers contributed by 22 Canadian tourism ...

Author(s)
Jayawardena, C.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2008, 20, 3, pp 360-368

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