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Cover for Crompton's destination-choice model.

This chapter explains Crompton's destination-choice model, which includes a process of narrowing down the sets of tourism destinations. In this model, internal and external forces influence the decision-making process.

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Schmöll's tourism consumer choice model.

Schmöll's model of tourism consumer choice is presented, which was one of the first models to consider this topic. The benefits of the model are outlined.

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Urry's theory of the 'tourist gaze'.

Urry's sociological theory of the 'tourist gaze' is discussed, outlining the nine points on which its analytical foundation is based and highlighting the distinction between the 'romantic' gaze and the 'collective' gaze.

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Plog's psychographic model.

This chapter outlines the five types of tourists identified by Plog based on their psychographic characteristics. Plog developed a normal distribution (bell-shaped) of these tourists and correlated the types of tourists with the destinations they visited. Criticisms of Plog's model are highlighted.

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Traveller typologies.

Different traveller typologies are discussed: those developed by H. P. Gray, which is based on travel purpose; by V. L. Smith, which is based on tourists' ability to adapt to the local people's norms and lifestyle; by E. Cohen, which is based on a particular combination of preference,...

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Klenosky and Gitelson's conceptual model on the travel agent recommendation process.

Klenosky and Gitelson's model that analyses the travel agent recommendation process for tourism destinations is discussed. The model presents a four-step process: knowledge, perception/evaluation, intention and recommendation. These steps are influenced by three main categories of factors: agent...

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Campbell's model of recreational and vacational travel.

Campbell's model of tourist leisure travel is presented, which describes the travel patterns of three groups of travellers according to their travel motivation (recreation, vacation, or a combination of both).

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Multi-destination travel pattern models.

Two multi-destination travel models are discussed: one proposed by Lue et al. and a second refined by Oppermann. Lue et al.'s model consists of five spatial patterns of tourist movements: single destination, 'en route', 'base camp', regional tour and trip chaining. Oppermann's model is divided into ...

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Defert's tourist function index.

Defert's tourist function (TF) index, which measures tourist 'intensity' or 'activity' by comparing a destination's population with the number of tourists, is explained. A classification of destinations, based on Defert's index is presented.

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism organizations.

This chapter discusses the classification of tourism organizations into public, mixed and private bodies, as well as other classifications depending on the configurations of these organizations. The functions of tourism bodies and the main problems they face are discussed as well.

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.; Rodrigues, C. B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter

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