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Cover for Security issues and the image of tourist destination.

This chapter discusses (i) why the tourism industry is so attractive to terrorism and domestic crime; (ii) the formation of tourist destination image and its multiple facets; and (iii) the elements of tourism security.

Author(s)
Amorim, E.; Korstanje, M. E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394286)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Sustainable destination branding and marketing: strategies for tourism development.

This edited collection considers sustainability in the context of destination branding and marketing. Through the presentation of cases and examples, the book provides a comprehensive set of tools and techniques for branding and marketing for sustainable tourism development. Throughout the 20...

Author(s)
Sharma, A.; Pulido-Fernández, J. I.; Hassan, A.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394286)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Investigating the factors affecting tourism development in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe.

The objectives of the study presented in this chapter were (i) to understand the growth and development of the tourism industry in Zimbabwe; and (ii) to identify the factors that affect tourism development in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. The findings of the study identified three factors, namely (i)...

Author(s)
Jeetesh Kumar; Anshul Garg
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394286)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Auditing and assessing the welfare of livestock and poultry during pre-slaughter handling and stunning.

Animal-based measures are an effective method for both auditing and monitoring handling and stunning of livestock and poultry in commercial abattoirs. The following variables should be measured. For livestock, the percentage of animals is assessed on five measures: (i) effective stunning with one...

Author(s)
Grandin, T.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789240573)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Glyphosate as a glycine analogue.

Glyphosate is the most heavily used herbicide on the planet, due to its ability to kill all types of weeds and its perceived non-toxicity to humans. Its usage on core crops in the USA has increased dramatically in the past two decades, in step with an alarming increase in a long list of...

Author(s)
Seneff, S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394675)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sorting out flea problems.

This chapter includes questions and answers on control and prevention of dog and cat fleas (insecticides, insect growth regulators, washing of beddings and vacuuming, fumigation, flea collars), which products should be used, use of isoxazolines to treat cats or dogs for fleas, safety in cats of...

Author(s)
Elsheikha, H. M.; Wright, I.; Dryden, M. W.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245486)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Paratuberculosis vaccines and vaccination.

This chapter describes the history, use and efficacy of the different types of vaccines against Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in animals.

Author(s)
Juste, R. A.; Garrido, J. M.; Elguezabal, N.; Sevilla, I. A.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243413)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for #MeToo: a feminist hashtag analysis of gender-based violence against solo female travellers.

This chapter investigates social media posts related to gender-based violence against female travellers within the #MeToo movement. The sexualization of the hotel space that renders female travellers/guests at risk of and being responsible for sexual violence emerges as a key finding with...

Author(s)
Yang ChiaoLing [Yang, C. L. E.]; Chen YaXin; Ho ChingHua
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243215)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction.

This chapter examines the global benefits of international trade in plants and plant products. The problem of exponentially increasing introduction of phytosanitary pests and pathogens via the plant trade pathway is then explored to point towards phytosanitary risk management as the global...

Author(s)
Yoe, C.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648798)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Uncertainty.

This chapter provides information on why uncertainty is critically important for risk managers to understand. Though a legitimate focal point for most risk analysis communities of practice, it remains somewhat subtle in its role in phytosanitary risk management. There is an opportunity for...

Author(s)
Yoe, C.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648798)
Type
Book chapter

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