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Cover for Quality-of-life research in tourism and hospitality: implications and future research.

This final chapter summarizes the previous chapters in this book which present quality-of-life studies in tourism and hospitality. Further research areas and implications are pointed out.

Author(s)
Uysal, M.; Sirgy, M. J.; Kruger, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390455)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction.

This chapter explains how the measurement scales included in this handbook were selected as well as the format used in presenting those scales. It also introduces the main categories of these scales that capture a variety of concepts and constructs used in hospitality and tourism studies.

Author(s)
Gursoy, D.; Uysal, M.; Sirakaya-Turk, E.; Ekinci, Y.; Baloglu, S.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644530)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Image scales.

Multi-item, multi-dimensional scales that were developed by hospitality and tourism researchers to measure different aspects of individuals' cognitive image are presented in this chapter, in four subcategories. The subcategories are: destination image scales; destination emotion and personality...

Author(s)
Gursoy, D.; Uysal, M.; Sirakaya-Turk, E.; Ekinci, Y.; Baloglu, S.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644530)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Challenges and future research directions.

This final chapter outlines challenges and future research directions in terms of value creation in tourist experiences and integrates the previous chapters to further delineate research directions.

Author(s)
Prebensen, N. K.; Uysal, M.; Chen, J. S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643489)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Co-creation of tourist experience: scope, definition and structure.

This chapter presents an introduction to the concepts of tourist experience, value co-creation in tourist experiences, and the phases of tourism experience creation.

Author(s)
Prebensen, N. K.; Chen, J. S.; Uysal, M.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643489)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Managing quality of life in tourism and hospitality.

This book shares the work of various scholars under the umbrella of quality of life in tourism and hospitality, including case studies showing best practice. The main goal of this volume is to provide a portfolio of selected activities from tourism and hospitality settings as best practices and...

Author(s)
Uysal, M.; Sirgy, M. J.; Kruger, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390455)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Quality-of-life research in tourism and hospitality.

This chapter introduces two models dealing with quality of life (QoL) in tourism. The first model examines the impact of tourist-related factors on the well-being of the tourist participants, while the second model examines the impact of tourism-related factors on the well-being of residents of the ...

Author(s)
Uysal, M.; Sirgy, M. J.; Kruger, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390455)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Creating moments of happiness on day trips.

This chapter presents a case study using narrative interviews to uncover processes that underlie positive emotions on day trips in the Netherlands. The study found three aspects that created positive emotions on day trips: (i) being together, (ii) absorption and wonderment, and (iii) relaxation and ...

Author(s)
Peperkamp, E.; Mitas, O.; Kadijk, H.; Wenzel, J.; Graaf, E. van der; Maris, D. K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390455)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for How to make someone feel welcome somewhere, and mean it. <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">L'accueil</i> might be the answer.

This chapter looks at the meaning of accueil in tourism, which is defined as "a voluntary interpersonal act in a particular setting which introduces a stranger into a business, community or territory and makes it easier to access benefits from various utilitarian, recreational and cultural assets...

Author(s)
Grandpré, F. de; LeBlanc, M.; Royer, C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390455)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Sustainable island tourism: competitiveness and quality of life.

This book highlights the characteristics of island tourism development, specifically outlining different impacts on the natural environment and local economy, including its effect on employment, quality of life, culture and traditions, with a set of strategic indicators suggested to plan, monitor...

Author(s)
Modica, P.; Uysal, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645421)
Type
Book

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