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Cover for Conclusions: pilgrimage during and after the pandemic crisis.

This chapter discusses the adaptability and resilience of the phenomenon of pilgrimage. This was particularly evident during the pandemic crisis. Alternative forms of pilgrimages, such as spiritual pilgrimage, virtual pilgrimage and hyper-real reality, replacements of travellers, and creation of...

Author(s)
Liutikas, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Conclusion: tourism and development in the face of uncertainty and chaos.

This concluding chapter suggests that the coronavirus crisis and its consequences can be considered from the perspective of chaos theory. This proposes that chaotic systems - including tourism - although subject to periods of disorder or chaos, inevitably self-organize into a new form of order and...

Author(s)
Sharpley, R.; King, B.; Dieke, P. U. C.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242812)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Crisis management and strategic implications.

This chapter provides definitions of crisis and crisis management and discusses the theoretical foundations of crisis management in tourism. Strategic management insights are intertwined with crisis management, and crisis management research in tourism is explored.

Author(s)
Jiang YaWei; Scott, N.; Ritchie, B. W.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390240)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Crisis management.

This chapter considers the causes of crises, their impact on tour operators, and the application of suitable processes for the management of those impacts. Initially it addresses major incidents that can be termed crises and subsequently examines the management of minor small-scale incidents which...

Author(s)
Holland, J.; Leslie, D.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648231)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The likely impact of the 2015-2018 drought in South Africa: lessons from the 2008 food price crisis and future implications.

Although still controversial, several reviews of research show that organic foods are more nutritious and contain fewer poisons than conventional foods. Poor food choices lead to low dietary diversity, and refined foods have many nutrients removed; low nutrient density and high sugars, salts and...

Author(s)
Auerbach, R.; Piek, H.; Battersby, J.; Devereux, S.; Olivier, N.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786399601)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Destination management and smart destinations.

This chapter first revisits digital tourism ecosystems in the destination context, moving on to explain the development of destination management systems (DMSs), their functionality, information content and organizational structure. The chapter then discusses how destinations utilize websites and...

Author(s)
Benckendorff, P. J.; Xiang, Z.; Sheldon, P. J.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393432)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Strategic management in tourism.

The structure of this 3rd edition remains the same, with the exception of a whole new Part IV dealing with the 'New Business Ecosystem and Stakeholder-Driven Strategy'. All the 20 chapters have been updated or are totally new contributions. Part I ('Tourism Environment, Economic Development,...

Author(s)
Moutinho, L.; Vargas-Sánchez, A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390240)
Type
Book
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Cover for Crisis and conflict in agriculture.

This volume sets out to explore the dialectic relating agriculture, crisis and conflict, and attempts to expand the knowledge on these interactions. Part 1 of the volume (chapters 1-6) discusses thematic issues and methodological approaches to understanding the intersection of agriculture, crisis...

Author(s)
Zurayk, R.; Woertz, E.; Bahn, R.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393647)
Type
Book
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Cover for Geopolitics, food and agriculture.

This chapter looks at the geopolitical dynamics of food supplies. It analyses the historic importance of agricultural production and trade for urbanization, state-building and warfare, looking at examples from ancient times and various food regimes since the 19th century. With the 2008 global food...

Author(s)
Woertz, E.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393647)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tour operators and operations: development, management and responsibility.

This book aims to present a substantive foundation for the study and understanding of tour operators and their practice. It consists of 13 chapters covering the development of the package holiday, the operating environment for tour operators, product development, small and medium-sized tour...

Author(s)
Holland, J.; Leslie, D.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648231)
Type
Book

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