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Cover for Tourism research.

This chapter examines the nature and general functions of research in tourism. It describes the various contexts in which research might be done, such as in the workplace or as a consulting project. It also briefly describes some of the more basic types of paradigms used in tourism research, as...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S. L. J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241488)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Transdisciplinary research and one health.

Transdisciplinary research projects consist of different phases of intra-, multi-, inter- or transdisciplinary collaborations, in this chapter the significant role of transdisciplinary research in One Health as well as in Ecohealth are highlighted.

Author(s)
Berger-González, M.; Pelikan, K.; Zinsstag, J.; Ali, S. M.; Schelling, E.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242577)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Citizen science in urban habitats.

Citizen science has been broadly defined as the inclusion of non-scientific expert members of the public in the authentic practices and processes of scientific inquiry. In the coming decades, as cities and urban areas around the world expand, they will continue to face mounting environmental...

ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242607)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The diachrony of landscapes: a way of sightseeing.

This chapter focuses on the 'Spiritual Landscapes' research project in Spain, which studies the spaces of spirituality in the Middle Ages. The public participation activities that form part of the project are outlined. These activities are linked to tourism in general (religious tourism in...

Author(s)
Garí, B.; Carrillo-Rangel, D.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789241129)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Planning a research project.

This chapter gives practical advice on planning a tourism research project, from the setting of research goals and objectives, to formulating research questions and hypotheses, conducting literature reviews, planning how to collect data, and choosing an analytical method. Research ethics is also...

Author(s)
Smith, S. L. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648873)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Organic research contributes to sector development and good organic policy: the Danish, Swiss, American and African case studies.

Research in ten countries (in Africa, America and Europe) has shown that organic research promotes evidence-based policy development. A seven countries study by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) (2008) on how governments can assist organic sectors, provided guidelines...

Author(s)
Auerbach, R.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786399601)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Comparative water use efficiency and water retention in the Mandela trials.

With the world's growing population and our limited natural resources, there is a need to produce more food using fewer inputs, especially fresh water. Water is a critical resource in agriculture and may be more of a limiting factor than other crop growth requirements. As water availability is...

Author(s)
Eckert, C.; Auerbach, R.; Lorentz, S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786399601)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Global health research in an unequal world: ethics case studies from Africa.

This book is a collection of fictionalised case studies of everyday ethical dilemmas and challenges, encountered in the process of conducting global health research in places where the effects of global, political and economic inequality are particularly evident. It is a training tool to fill the...

Author(s)
Aellah, G.; Chantler, T.; Geissler, P. W.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390042)
Type
Book
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Cover for Bad press: the origins and impact of 'blood stealing' rumours.

In this chapter, a case study is presented for readers to consider the origins and spread of rumours about medical research programmes, and to discuss how researchers could seek to manage these more proactively. The chapter includes an introductory sheet with guidelines for the training...

Author(s)
Aellah, G.; Chantler, T.; Geissler, P. W.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390042)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for People will always talk: protecting participants from stigma in an HIV study.

In this chapter, a case study is presented for readers to reflect on some of the social and economic problems (such as social stigma) associated with researching HIV among 'at risk' communities, and to consider how far and in what ways researchers on this type of project are responsible for...

Author(s)
Aellah, G.; Chantler, T.; Geissler, P. W.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390042)
Type
Book chapter

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