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Cover for The cybertourist.

By anticipating the future, this paper seeks to outline some ideas and explore the possibilities that cybertourism (an electronically simulated travel experience) presents. To achieve this aim, a number of promising technologies are discussed. To frame projected developments suitably in the...

Author(s)
Prideaux, B.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996066)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism at borders of conflict and (de)militarized zones.

This chapter examines the borders that continue to divide hostilely partitioned nations and which, as a consequence of this division, themselves become objects of the tourist gaze, creating their own tourism subsystems, heritage, and management issues. The de facto border dividing the island of...

Author(s)
Timothy, D. J.; Prideaux, B.; Kim SeongSeop [Kim, S. S. S.]
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851998633)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The structure and operation of coastal cruising: Australian case studies.

This chapter examines the structure, operation and future potential of coastal cruising activities. The chapter draws on a number of Australian examples to illustrate aspects of a framework of operational and activity structure, which has the capability of being applied in any coastal setting.

Author(s)
Reid, S.; Prideaux, B.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930486)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Managing tourism and hospitality services: theory and international applications.

This book aims to enhance theoretical and practical understanding of quality management in tourism and hospitality. Part I (chapters 1-5) deals with the core issue of managing customer satisfaction. Part II (chapters 6-8) focuses on structural issues, particularly competition and collaboration,...

Author(s)
Prideaux, B.; Moscardo, G.; Laws, E.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930127)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Marketing tourism online.

This chapter explores both the supply and demand sides of the marketing of tourism through the Internet. It begins with a general discussion of Internet use in tourism through an examination of the literature on the use of the Internet by suppliers, tourists and travel intermediaries. This is...

Author(s)
Krebs, L.; Wall, G.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930127)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Guidelines for professional activity services in tourism - a discussion about the quality of a tourist experience product.

This chapter first briefly presents the results of a tourism development project in Finland called the MONO project and then assesses the results from a services perspective. The aim of the MONO project was to develop voluntary guidelines for the production of a range of nature-based activity...

Author(s)
Komppula, R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930127)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism development: hard core or soft touch?

In order to investigate the management, marketing and development of tourism in peripheral areas, this chapter draws upon empirical evidence taken from six European case-study regions, all exhibiting varying degrees of conventional peripherality. Emphasis is placed on the relationship between...

Author(s)
Williams, F.; MacLeod, M.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930127)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Quality management for events.

This chapter explores the meaning and management of quality for events, including a discussion of quality standards and quality management methods. A case study of the Margaret River Masters (an annual professional surfing event in Australia) is presented to illustrate the use of quality evaluation ...

Author(s)
Getz, D.; Carlsen, J.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930127)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Convention delegates - the relationship between satisfaction with the convention and with the host destination: a case study.

This chapter investigates the attributes of successful conventions as perceived by convention delegates. It is argued that satisfaction with a convention will lead to favourable perceptions of the host destination and likely repeat visitations and recommending behaviour. A case study of Melbourne...

Author(s)
Jago, L.; Deery, M.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930127)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for CAVIAR: Canterbury and Vladimir International Action for Regeneration - a case study of techniques for integrated marketing, service quality and destination management.

This chapter presents a case study of international links between two World Heritage status cities. It presents the economic partnership between Vladimir in Russia and Canterbury in the UK and demonstrates how techniques and know-how have been successfully transferred across different cultural...

Author(s)
Pelley, B. le; Pettit, W.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930127)
Type
Book chapter

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