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Cover for Conclusion and future directions.

This chapter summarizes the content and themes of this book on tourism crisis and disaster management in the Asia-Pacific, and identifies future research opportunities.

Author(s)
Campiranon, K.; Ritchie, B. W.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Tourism crisis and disaster management in the Asia-Pacific.

The aim of this book is to contribute a much deeper understanding of tourism crisis and disaster management with a specific focus on the Asia-Pacific. Chapters contributed by international tourism scholars and practitioners discuss both the theoretical and practical approaches towards successful...

Author(s)
Ritchie, B. W.; Campiranon, K.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Major themes and perspectives.

This chapter first provides the context by defining and conceptualizing tourism crises and disasters and explaining why the Asia-Pacific was chosen for this book. It then outlines the aim of the book and provides a detailed overview of subsequent chapters before finishing with a short conclusion.

Author(s)
Ritchie, B. W.; Campiranon, K.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Conceptualizing organizational resilience in tourism crisis management.

This chapter provides a novel framework for destination marketing/management organizations (DMOs) to develop organizational resilience to tourism crises and disasters. The new framework is tourism-centric, yet intentionally broad-based in order to accommodate DMOs in varying contexts and...

Author(s)
Scarpino, M. R.; Gretzel, U.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Theoretical perspectives on crimes against tourists.

This chapter summarizes the relevant criminology theories in an effort to better understand what motivates individuals to commit crimes against tourists, and what communities can do to deter such a risk. These theories include: rational choice theory; deterrence theory; routine activities theory;...

Author(s)
Burton, C. E.; Crotts, J. C.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The influence of organizational culture on crisis planning: an application of the Competing Values Framework (CVF) in Chinese hotels.

This chapter investigates the relationships among organizational factors (organization culture), crisis planning behaviour and perceived crisis preparedness in Chinese hotels. The chapter notes that organizational culture has an influence on the individual's attitudes towards crisis planning. In...

Author(s)
Wang, J.; Ritchie, B. W.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for How does crisis leadership influence effective crisis readiness (CR)?

This chapter focuses on the need for a 'living' crisis management plan, which could be adapted over time for different crisis situations. The chapter draws on leadership theories and concepts to illustrate the importance of crisis leadership (CL) in effectively managing crises within the Thai hotel ...

Author(s)
Cronin, J.; Parry, K.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Collaborative communication networks: an application in Indonesia.

This chapter argues that because tourism comprises multiple stakeholders, it is critical that crisis management for the tourism industry is integrated with other organizations, government departments, emergency personnel, media and other stakeholders. After providing a discussion of potential...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.; Cahyanto, I.; Schroeder, A.; Kesper, A.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Integrating tourism into disaster recovery management: the case of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami 2011.

Using a case study of the Great East Japan Earthquake 2011, this chapter examines the impact that tourism makes in the life cycle of disaster recovery, and then recommends an integrated life cycle model of disaster recovery. Based on interviews with 20 individuals including hotel managers, tourism...

Author(s)
Muskat, B.; Nakanishi, H.; Blackman, D.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for An analysis of the tourism industry's management responses to political crises in Thailand.

This chapter examines (1) the characteristics of political crises; (2) the effects of political crises on tourism organizations; and (3) the implementation of a crisis management response by tourism stakeholders. By analysing the tourism industry's management responses to political crises in...

Author(s)
Kanlayanasukho, V.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book chapter

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