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  • The influence of the Olympic Games on Beijing consumers' perceptions of their city tourism development 

    Kapareliotis, Ilias; Panopoulos, Anastasios; Panigyrakis, George G. (Emerald, 2010)
    Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to explore the perceptions of the residents of Beijing for the improvement of the tourist infrastructure after the Olympic Games. The study identifies factors affecting the inhabitants' ...
  • Kaliningrad — the last piece in the Baltic jigsaw? 

    Worthington, Barry; Sedakat, Pat (Wiley-Blackwell, 2005)
    This paper explores tourism development in the Kaliningrad Oblast associated with European Union (EU) enlargement. Although politically part of the Russian Federation, Kaliningrad now exists as an exclave, distant from the ...
  • Tourism: a visual leisure pursuit 

    Moir, James (International Sociological Association, 2008-09-07)
    This paper explores the ways in which tourism is located within an inner/outer dualism with respect to it being a perceptual experience. Sightseeing serves to construct social & personal worlds in the sense of ...