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Cover for Conclusion and future directions.

This chapter summarizes the content and themes of this book on tourism crisis and disaster management in the Asia-Pacific, and identifies future research opportunities.

Author(s)
Campiranon, K.; Ritchie, B. W.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Tourism crisis and disaster management in the Asia-Pacific.

The aim of this book is to contribute a much deeper understanding of tourism crisis and disaster management with a specific focus on the Asia-Pacific. Chapters contributed by international tourism scholars and practitioners discuss both the theoretical and practical approaches towards successful...

Author(s)
Ritchie, B. W.; Campiranon, K.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Major themes and perspectives.

This chapter first provides the context by defining and conceptualizing tourism crises and disasters and explaining why the Asia-Pacific was chosen for this book. It then outlines the aim of the book and provides a detailed overview of subsequent chapters before finishing with a short conclusion.

Author(s)
Ritchie, B. W.; Campiranon, K.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Influence of the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) on the Chinese outbound travel market: a case study of the Shanghai regional market.

By learning from the influence of the GFC on the Chinese outbound travel market using a case study of the Shanghai regional market, this chapter notes that tourists from Shanghai have been surprisingly resilient to the GFC. The expenditure intention of potential outbound tourists from Shanghai...

Author(s)
Ma, E.; Zhang Yan; Qu HaiLin
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ecotourism as a sustainable recovery tool after an earthquake.

This chapter investigates the potential for tourism development to contribute to recovery strategies following earthquakes. It examines changes to livelihood assets in a rural community setting in Taiwan that had suffered a major earthquake in 1999 and subsequently sought to develop an ecotourism...

Author(s)
Wang ChinChin; Cater, C.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Conceptualizing organizational resilience in tourism crisis management.

This chapter provides a novel framework for destination marketing/management organizations (DMOs) to develop organizational resilience to tourism crises and disasters. The new framework is tourism-centric, yet intentionally broad-based in order to accommodate DMOs in varying contexts and...

Author(s)
Scarpino, M. R.; Gretzel, U.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Theoretical perspectives on crimes against tourists.

This chapter summarizes the relevant criminology theories in an effort to better understand what motivates individuals to commit crimes against tourists, and what communities can do to deter such a risk. These theories include: rational choice theory; deterrence theory; routine activities theory;...

Author(s)
Burton, C. E.; Crotts, J. C.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The influence of organizational culture on crisis planning: an application of the Competing Values Framework (CVF) in Chinese hotels.

This chapter investigates the relationships among organizational factors (organization culture), crisis planning behaviour and perceived crisis preparedness in Chinese hotels. The chapter notes that organizational culture has an influence on the individual's attitudes towards crisis planning. In...

Author(s)
Wang, J.; Ritchie, B. W.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for How does crisis leadership influence effective crisis readiness (CR)?

This chapter focuses on the need for a 'living' crisis management plan, which could be adapted over time for different crisis situations. The chapter draws on leadership theories and concepts to illustrate the importance of crisis leadership (CL) in effectively managing crises within the Thai hotel ...

Author(s)
Cronin, J.; Parry, K.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Collaborative communication networks: an application in Indonesia.

This chapter argues that because tourism comprises multiple stakeholders, it is critical that crisis management for the tourism industry is integrated with other organizations, government departments, emergency personnel, media and other stakeholders. After providing a discussion of potential...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.; Cahyanto, I.; Schroeder, A.; Kesper, A.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter

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