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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 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 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 destination image.

This chapter discusses the concept of tourism destination image, pointing out that image is not the same as brand. It also considers how image is formed and how it can be changed by changing the destination's marketing strategy.

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.; Rodrigues, C. B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Butler's model (tourism destination life cycle).

The five stages of Butler's tourism destination life cycle model are explained as well as the possible scenarios after these five stages. Similar concepts proposed by Fuster, years before the publication of Butler's model, are also discussed. Attempts to improve Butler's model and some criticisms...

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.; Rodrigues, C. B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Prideaux's resort-development spectrum.

Prideaux's resort-development model, called the resort development spectrum, is discussed. Although Prideaux's model has similarities to Butler's model, Prideaux's model considers the issue of development from an economic perspective. It is indicated that Prideaux's model has limitations when...

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.; Rodrigues, C. B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pearce and Elliott's trip index.

Pearce and Elliott's trip index (TI), which compares the amount of time spent at a destination with the total time of the tourist's trip, is explained. An application of the TI to two destinations on New Zealand's South Island 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 destinations.

This chapter explains what constitutes a tourism destination, and outlines five elements that influence the attractiveness of destinations. Various models that have been proposed for the process of choosing a tourism destination or to explain the development of tourism destinations are briefly...

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.; Rodrigues, C. B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Tourism theory: concepts, models and systems.

Developed from the Portuguese textbook Teoria do Turismo, the present book provides thorough coverage of all aspects of tourism theory for students and researchers of tourism. This work has an intermediate structure between that of an encyclopaedia and that of a traditional book. It is organized...

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