Cookies on Leisure Tourism

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Leisure Tourism

Your source for all tourism, leisure and hospitality information

CABI’s case study database - Tourism Cases, is a window into the world of tourism development. To search cases and find out more on how to read online, download PDFs and access teaching notes visit Tourism Cases at:  https://tourism.cabi.org/casestudies/

Watch the promotional video here:  https://youtu.be/OPOw9hRFma4

Sport

Our selective coverage of sports literature includes sports economics and sociology, participation, marketing, sports events, and nutrition and health

Latest content

Abstract

In the 1970s, the concept of sport addiction appeared in scientific literature, warning of the addictive properties of exercise when taken to extremes. Appearing in over 6500 peer-reviewed articles in Google Scholar from 1979 to 2017, this construct is of interest to the fields of mental health and...

Author(s)
Larocque, E.; Moreau, N.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd
Publication
International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 2023, 58, 2, pp 368-391
Abstract

The Chinese government views the Olympic Games as a critical platform to present national pride on a global scale. Olympic education also has an important role to play for China, as it is a requirement for any Olympic host country. In the context or preparations for the 2022 Beijing Winter...

Author(s)
Zhang HongLu; Powell, D.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd
Publication
International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 2023, 58, 2, pp 349-367
Abstract

This study explores complex relationships between the formation and development of traditional sports and games (TSGs) and the natural environment by adopting a mixed method of two studies. First, taking 1356 TSGs as cases, Study 1 uses spatial analysis to explore the representation, connotation,...

Author(s)
Zuo YiFan; Qiu QiHang; Hu TianLong; Zhang Jie
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd
Publication
International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 2023, 58, 2, pp 328-348
News Article

Women football fans in Iran are a small but dedicated fanbase. A recent study published in Soccer & Society, found that while...

Date
March 2022
Author(s)
Jess Thay
AbstractFull Text

Doping is now a global problem that follows international sporting events worldwide. International sports federations, led by the International Olympic Committee, have for the past half century attempted to stop the spread of this problem, with little effect. It was expected that, with educational...

Author(s)
Miteva, I.; Valtchev, V.
Publisher
Medical University Sofia - Central Medical Library
Publication
Meditsinski Pregled / Medical Review, 2023, 59, 1, pp 24-30
AbstractFull Text

Purpose: The study aims to examine the impact of service quality dimensions (based on the EVENTQUAL scale) on the revisit intention of sporting event and contrast the perception between first-time and previous participants. Design: The survey was designed to measure EVENTQUAL dimensions as...

Author(s)
Đurađević, M.; Dimitrovski, D.; Senić, V.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka
Publication
Tourism and Hospitality Management, 2022, 28, 3, pp 621-640
AbstractFull Text

Background: Athletes' use of androgenic-anabolic steroids (AASs) is a significant health problem. This study aimed to determine factors associated with AAS in male bodybuilders by applying the theory of planned behavior (TPB). Methods: Using a multistage random sampling procedure, this...

Author(s)
Rezapur-Shahkolai, F.; Moeini, B.; Faradmal, J.; Barati, M.; Vesali-Monfared, E.
Publisher
Afarand Scholarly Publishing Institute
Publication
Journal of Education and Community Health, 2022, 9, 4, pp 228-234

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics

Events calendar

February
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
2930311234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627281234
567891011