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The production of tourism space: A case study of the space-place dialectics in contemporary tourism promotion
(Lincoln University, 2003)
Place identities have become contested subjects in contemporary tourism place promotion. The growing importance of difference and uniqueness in an increasingly competitive global tourism environment has made it more pressing ...
The roles of tourist guides and their training needs: A case study in Nepal
(Lincoln University, 1993)
Current growth of tourism into peripheral regions such as mountains and remote areas is occurring at the same time as tourists, predominantly from First World countries, are increasingly seeking qualitative components to ...
Dosalsal, the floating ones : exploring the socio-cultural impacts of cruise ship tourism on Port Vila, Vanuatu residents, and their coping strategies
(Lincoln University, 2007)
The purpose of this study was to explore the socio-cultural impacts of cruise ship tourism on Port Vila residents and their coping strategies. The study was conducted in Port Vila over the months of June and July 2006. It ...
Tourism's exposure to global oil price
(Griffith University., 2008)
Tourism is an important sector contributing 19% to New Zealand’s export revenue. At the same time, tourism is extremely dependent on oil for both travel to and within New Zealand. While forecasts for future tourism growth ...
The values associated with Maori-centred tourism in Canterbury
(Lincoln University. Tourism Recreation Research and Education Centre, 2003-07)
The overall aim of this study was to analyse Maori tourism development in the Canterbury region according to values of Maori-centred tourism. The objectives to achieve this aim were to validate the relevance of the values ...
The role of central government in tourism: A public choice perspective
(Lincoln University, 1994)
Very few meta-theoretical frameworks have been applied to the field of tourism studies despite the vast amount of literature produced. In this thesis a public choice theoretical framework is applied to tourism to evaluate ...
Impacts of oil prices on New Zealand tourism : an economic framework
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design., 2009-11)
Conservation, livelihoods and the role of tourism: a case study of Sukau village in the Lower Kinabatangan District, Sabah, Malaysia.
(Lincoln University, 2009)
The purpose of this study was to examine conservation, livelihoods, and the role of tourism. The village of Sukau in the Kinabatangan District of Sabah, Malaysia, served as a case study. The vital importance of the Lower ...
Tourism and the Sustainable Livelihoods Approach: Application within the Chinese context
(Lincoln University, 2008-06)
Tourism has been increasingly used for, and directly linked with, rural poverty reduction in developing countries. In recent years, it has, however, been criticised by rural developers for its lack of concern for the rural ...
Garden tourism and its potential organization in Canterbury
(Lincoln University. Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism, 1994-05)
This paper had its origin as a final year tourism research report at Lincoln University. In it we briefly review the concept of garden tourism which includes garden tours, garden festivals and special events, and the ...