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Cover for 'A virtual huanying, selamat datang and herzlich willkommen!' The internet as a cross-cultural promotional tool for tourism.

This chapter considers the role of the internet as a cross-cultural communication and marketing tool in tourism. It reviews the results of two studies conducted in 2002 to determine how European destinations respond to the opportunity offered by the internet. The first study examined the...

Author(s)
Arlt, W. G.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851990118)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'After'.

This chapter explores how physical travel experiences (and any transformations undergone) can become entwined in a traveller's ongoing lived experience. This process is enhanced by the various flows and connections found within an increasingly mobile world, which enable various aspects of their...

Author(s)
Lean, G.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643991)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'An uneasy truth?': female tourism managers and organizational gender equality measures in Portugal.

This chapter presents an investigation into the intricacies surrounding gender equality measures in tourism workplaces in Portugal. It begins with a brief introduction to the history of gender equality measures in tourism labour, followed by an analysis of various aspects of gender equality...

Author(s)
Bakas, F. E.; Costa, C.; Durão, M.; Carvalho, I.; Breda, Z.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394422)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'Before'.

This chapter commences the three-phase exploration of travel and transformation in a modern, mobile world by observing those experiences/factors 'before' physical travel that may influence the transformation/s that unfold. The chapter considers the influence of (1) travel perceptions, desires,...

Author(s)
Lean, G.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643991)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'Beginnings' or pre-implementation.

This chapter provides an overview of the beginning or pre-implementation phase of a community-based co-management programme. Examples of fisheries co-management programmes initiated externally from the community (external beginnings) and within the community (internal beginnings) are presented. The ...

Author(s)
Pomeroy, R. S.; Rivera-Guieb, R.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851990880)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'Butterflying' career patterns in the convention and exhibition industry.

This chapter extends a previous Australian research on the career patterns of managers in the convention and exhibition industry by presenting four case studies. By mapping individuals' career profiles, the chapter demonstrates the non-linear nature of career progression, with job movements...

Author(s)
McCabe, V.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934767)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'Claim you are from Canada, eh': travelling citizenship within global space.

This chapter revisits social science-based notions of identity and how these might apply to understanding mobilities as an inadvertent, yet conscious, personal exercise in relating person to place. In so doing, it presents 'netnographic' data from an online discussion forum 'thread' where advice is ...

Author(s)
Duval, D. T.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934040)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'Crises' that scare tourists: investigating tourists' travel-related concerns.

This chapter reports on the results of two empirical studies that aimed at eliciting currently perceived risks from the tourist marketplace, and investigates the differences in statements of concerns with respect to different tourism settings. One study was conducted among undergraduate students...

Author(s)
Dolnicar, S.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for 'Criteria and indicators for sustainable forest management'. Papers  presented at a IUFRO/CIFOR/FAO conference 'Sustainable forest management: fostering stakeholder input to advance development of scientifically based indicators' held in Melbourne, Australia, August 1998.

The book contains the peer-reviewed, revised and edited invited keynote, overview and review papers presented at a IUFRO/CIFOR/FAO conference for each of the seven generic sustainability criteria for forest management. The sustainability criteria covered are: (i) social and economic functions and...

Author(s)
Raison, R. J.; Brown, A. G.; Flinn, D. W.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851993928)
Type
Book; Conference proceedings
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Cover for '¿Todos a Galápagos?' Overtourism in wilderness areas of the Global South.

This chapter approaches overtourism as a means to analyse the impacts and limits of late capitalistic tourism development in and around the wilderness protected areas of the Galápagos Islands. Qualitative content analysis points towards three emergent themes: (i) rapid diversification of the...

Author(s)
Pecot, M.; Ricaurte-Quijano, C.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book chapter

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