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Cover for The halal tourism: a business model opportunity.

By focusing on Halal tourism, which is rooted in the Islamic culture and religion, this chapter demonstrates that the way to discover the world is changing and ethical tourism is moving forward. The chapter highlights ways to promote ethical and Halal tourism in the context of non-Muslim...

Author(s)
Biancone, P. P.; Secinaro, S.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394132)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Stay eat love: travel books, Italy and the emotional geographies of place.

This chapter seeks to understand the way in which emotions are located within the consumption of places in Italy as communicated through travel book narratives. As such, 20 travel books about Italy were analysed under an interpretive paradigm of phenomenology and hermeneutics. Applying latent...

Author(s)
McClinchey, K. A.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394590)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Overtourism: excesses, discontents and measures in travel and tourism.

This book is concerned with the various dimensions of overtourism, including the social and economic impacts of excessive tourism and the management and policy measures to address it. The 10 chapters present case studies contributing to the overtourism discussion from diverse perspectives and...

Author(s)
Milano, C.; Cheer, J. M.; Novelli, M.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book
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Cover for Case Study Italy: The tourism management of climate change in the Mediterranean region: adaptation strategies in Sardinia and Sicily.

This chapter focuses on the issue of climate change adaptation in Mediterranean coastal destinations, attempting to answer the following research questions. (1) How are the tourism firms changing/adapting their decisions and strategies to respond to the climate change challenges, particularly in...

Author(s)
Cannas, R.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648439)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A theoretical approach to mass tourism in Italy.

This chapter focuses on mass tourism in Italy. First, it considers the leisure policies during Fascism, a period which was fundamental to the introduction of mass tourism in Italy. Secondly, it examines the boom from the 1950s to the 1970s, showing how mass tourism became the dominant model, and...

Author(s)
Savelli, A.; Manella, G.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Gazes on Levanto: a case study on how local identity could become part of the touristic supply.

This research on local identity in the Italian town of Levanto employed a combination of photo elicitation and focus group interviews to explore the relationship between the gaze of the tourist and the gaze of the local inhabitants. In so doing, it shows how local people 'see' and understand the...

Author(s)
Antonioni, S.; Gemini, L.; Mazzoli, L.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936099)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Networking processes and stakeholders' power relationships: impact on event activities in a rural region of Italy.

This chapter presents a case study focused on a rural area between Lakes Orta and Maggiore in Italy. The study analyses the roles of networking processes and stakeholders' power relations in promoting a vibrant rural community through leisure and tourism events. The chapter reviews literature on...

Author(s)
Capriello, A.; Rotherham, I. D.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935245)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The regional effects of terrorism on tourism: an empirical analysis.

This chapter assesses the impact of terrorism on tourism in the USA and other countries (Greece, Italy, the UK, Israel, Egypt, Turkey) by use of the Seemingly Unrelated Regression (SUR) model. Results indicate that: (1) incidents of terrorism exert an effect on the tourism sector for each of the...

Author(s)
Sloboda, B. W.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Crisis management and tourism organizations: a comparative study in the European Alps.

This chapter focuses on crises and disasters in the European alpine tourism industry and the new requirements for the management of potential crises and disasters (including natural disasters). Results are presented from a questionnaire survey of tourism organizations (n=121) in the Tyrol and Alto...

Author(s)
Pechlaner, H.; Abfalter, D.; Raich, F.; Dreyer, A.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The sensual embodiment of Italian women.

This chapter focuses on the gendered perception of women in Italy. It explores the beach as a stage for 'tanning' performance, to study cultural issues of female body and identity in Italy. The chapter strives to portray the extent to which women's bodies reflect the pressures of their society, the ...

Author(s)
Abramovici, M.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932718)
Type
Book chapter

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