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Tourism, Hospitality & Event Management

Tourist Destination Management

Instruments, Products, and Case Studies

Editors: Kozak, Nazmi, Kozak, Metin (Eds.)

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  • Presents the current state of tourist destination management
  • Describes approaches for managing and marketing destinations
  • Explains efficient strategies to make destinations distinct
  • Includes numerous examples from destinations worldwide
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About this book

This book provides a wide-ranging overview of the current state of tourist destination management and presents important recent research in the field. Contemporary theoretical and methodological approaches to management and marketing are discussed, and innovative practices with respect to both urban and rural destinations are described with the aid of many interesting case studies from across Europe and beyond. In addition, the volume addresses key issues such as governance, cooperation, the use of social media, and sustainability. A variety of influences on tourism development are examined, and efficient strategies for making destinations distinct are explored. The book will be a welcome addition and update to the existing literature and will be of interest to academics and practitioners alike.

About the authors

Nazmi Kozak is a Professor in the Faculty of Tourism at Anadolu University, Turkey. He holds both Master’s and PhD degrees in tourism management. His research activities focus on tourism marketing, the history of tourism, and bibliometrics. He is the editor of Anatolia: Turizm Araştırmaları Dergisi and the co-editor of Anatolia: An International Journal of Tourism and Hospitality Research. He has attended several universities in the United States as a visiting scholar.
Metin Kozak is a Professor in the School of Tourism at Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey. He holds both Master's and PhD degrees in tourism management. His research focuses on consumer behavior, benchmarking, destination management, and sustainability. He acts as the co-editor of Anatolia: An International Journal of Tourism and Hospitality Research and has been a visiting scholar at various universities in the United States, Europe, and Asia.


Table of contents (18 chapters)

Table of contents (18 chapters)
  • Social Media Usage Among Top European DMOs

    Pages 1-14

    Uşaklı, Ahmet (et al.)

  • Neoliberal Collaboration of Tourism Academia and Industry: The Case of Destination Governance

    Pages 15-26

    Aslan, Alper (et al.)

  • The Airline–Airport–Destination Authority Relationship: The Case of Greece

    Pages 27-41

    Papatheodorou, Andreas (et al.)

  • The Recent Boom in Spain: Economic Sustainability of Destinations

    Pages 43-73

    Artal-Tur, Andrés (et al.)

  • Exploring Tourist Satisfaction and Destination Loyalty

    Pages 75-99

    Artal-Tur, Andrés (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-16981-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $169.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-16980-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Tourist Destination Management
Book Subtitle
Instruments, Products, and Case Studies
Editors
  • Nazmi Kozak
  • Metin Kozak
Series Title
Tourism, Hospitality & Event Management
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-16981-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-16981-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-16980-0
Series ISSN
2510-4993
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 324
Number of Illustrations
29 b/w illustrations
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