eBook Global Dynamics in Travel, Tourism, and Hospitality, 1st Edition

  • Nikolaos Pappas
  • Ilenia Bregoli
  • Published By: Business Science Reference
  • ISBN-10: 1522502025
  • ISBN-13: 9781522502029
  • DDC: 338.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 372 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released November 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016
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This book takes a holistic approach to tourism and hospitality operations, education, and research. Highlighting the latest research in the field, real-world examples of how these industries are shaping economic development as well as future outlooks and opportunities for growth, this publication is an essential reference source for researchers, professionals, and graduate-level students.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Hospitality, Tourism, and the Services Industry (AHTSI) Book Series.
Titles in this Series.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Global Dynamics in Travel.
1: ‘The Impact of Culture on Tourists’ Online Information Search Behaviour: Evidence from the UK and China.
2: Poverty as a Tourism Attraction: Travelling on the Web.
3: Institutional Changes and Dynamics in the European Aviation Sector: Implications for Tourism.
4: Experience Marketing and Tourism: An Application of Service-Dominant Logic to Addiopizzo Travel.
5: Divorcing after Holidays: From Sacredness to Post Vacation Blues Syndrome.
Global Dynamics in Tourism.
6: Tourism in East Timor: Post-Conflict Perspectives.
7: “Female Charm”: Women's Role in Tourism Internationalization, Innovation, and Networking Strategies.
8: Consuming “Innovation” in Tourism: Augmented Reality as an Innovation Tool in Digital Tourism Marketing.
9: Robust Innovation Anchors in Rural Wellbeing Tourism.
10: Tourism and Crisis: Clean Slates, Disaster Capitalism, and Vulnerability.
11: Financial Crisis and Tourism Activity: Evidence from the UK.
12: Understanding the Indiscipline of Tourism: A Radical Critique to the Current State of Epistemology.
Global Dynamics in Hospitality.
13: The Productivity Challenge Facing the Global Hospitality Industry.
14: Is Physical Attractiveness More Important than Professional Competency? The Moderator of Self-Confidence.
15: Socially Responsible Practices in Hotels: Factor Analysis and Descriptive Statistics.
16: Facilitating Hospitality and Tourism Management in Global Business.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.