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This book brings together the work of worldwide experts in the field of tourism, security and safety to discuss prevention measures and crisis management options relevant to tourism. Divided into four sections, the book addresses issues concerning: (i) tourism, terrorism and civil unrest; (ii)...

Author(s)
Mansfeld, Y.; Pizam, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism, security and safety: from theory to practice, 2006, pp xiv + 361 pp.
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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

This chapter examines the behaviour of tour operators toward destinations in a time of crisis and analyses their significance in the recovery of impacted destinations on the international market. Based mostly on the Croatian case, the chapter concludes that: (1) the crisis behaviour of tour...

Author(s)
Cavlek, N.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism, security and safety: from theory to practice, 2006, pp 335-352