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Cover for Introduction.

This chapter presents a brief overview of how consumer behaviour research has developed over the years, and introduces the content of this book on tourist behaviour.

Author(s)
Kozak, M.; Kozak, N.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648125)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Tourist behaviour: an international perspective.

This book aims to review and to stimulate interest in a number of emerging and fresh topics in tourist behaviour and experience from a distinctively contemporary perspective. It has been designed to follow a systematic order, following the major stages of the consumer behaviour model. The book has...

Author(s)
Kozak, M.; Kozak, N.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648125)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Motivations for wedding tourism: a demand-side perspective.

This chapter investigates the main motivations that drive couples to celebrate their wedding ceremony outside their hometown as an emerging market segment of the future tourism industry. The findings of in-depth interviews with 37 couples suggest that the theoretical lens of the experiential...

Author(s)
Chiappa, G. del; Fortezza, F.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648125)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Understanding the seasonal concentration of tourist arrivals: the case of the south of Spain.

This chapter analyses the seasonal concentration of tourism in the region of Andalusia, southern Spain, over the period 1999-2013. Employing microdata based on tourist surveys, segments of visitors showing a clear counter-seasonal behaviour are identified. In particular, the chapter focuses on...

Author(s)
Cisneros-Martínez, J. D.; Fernández-Morales, A.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism policy and the challenge of seasonality: the case of the Balearic Islands.

This chapter studies the role of tourism policy in providing adequate responses to the challenge of seasonality at a crowded coastal destination in Spain, the Balearic Islands. The study starts by developing a qualitative review of the evolution of successive marketing plans in the Balearics in the ...

Author(s)
Alemany, M.; García, M. A.; Aguilo, Á.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Expenditure and stay behaviour of nature-based visitors: the case of Costa Rica.

This chapter explores the expenditure and stay behaviour of tourists, and the capacity of these two variables in improving the sustainability of a nature-based destination such as Costa Rica. Two equations explaining the expenditure and stay patterns of international tourists arriving in Costa Rica ...

Author(s)
Artal-Tur, A.; Briones-Peñalver, A. J.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Women's travel constraints in a unique context.

This chapter investigates the influence of social privilege and culture on the constraints of Iranian women who travel for leisure and pleasure. Focus group interviews with 26 women revealed seven types of constraints or 'constraint themes'. The first two themes, which underlay most of the...

Author(s)
Shahvali, M.; Shahvali, R.; Kerstetter, D.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648125)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Can perceptions of Italian organized crime affect travel behaviour?

This chapter examines how the image perceptions of Italian and British travelers towards Italian organized crime affect visitor behaviour. In this study, a cross-cultural analysis aimed at assessing the similarities and differences between Italian and UK interviewees was carried out. The results...

Author(s)
Bregoli, I.; Ceruti, F.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648125)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Mapping destination choice: set theory as a methodological tool.

This chapter uses set theory as a methodological tool to investigate and understand better the structure of destination choice process. Results from a survey of German tourists (n=622) show that choice sets vary in regard to size, composition and the homogeneity of alternative destinations....

Author(s)
Karl, M.; Reintinger, C.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648125)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Effects of personal and trip characteristics on holiday choice.

This chapter examines the role and relevance of personal and trip characteristics in the holiday choice of British visitors (n=505) to Alanya, Turkey. The personal and trip related characteristics examined are gender, age, marital status, education, origin country, revisiting patterns, experience...

Author(s)
Kesgin, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648125)
Type
Book chapter

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