All for a good cause? The blurred boundaries of volunteering and tourism

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dc.contributor.author Lyons, K. en_US
dc.contributor.author Wearing, Stephen en_US
dc.contributor.editor Lyons, K.D. and Wearing, S.L. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2010-05-28T09:39:32Z
dc.date.available 2010-05-28T09:39:32Z
dc.date.issued 2008 en_US
dc.identifier 2007002031 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Lyons K. and Wearing Stephen 2008, 'All for a good cause? The blurred boundaries of volunteering and tourism', CABI, Oxfordshire, UK, pp. 147-154. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 9781845933807 en_US
dc.identifier.other B1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/7977
dc.description.abstract Research has provided a wealth of typological models that help classify tourist behaviours. These taxonomies have been developed based on a broad range of increasingly sophisticated criteria associated with social roles, motivations, activity types, socio-demographics, travel experiences, lifestyles, values and personality (Lyons, 2003). Indeed some of the case studies in this book classify particular forms of volunteer tourism. Proponents of typological research argue that it provides a valuable foundation upon which action can be taken. For example, the principles of market segmentation in tourism are based on the premise that particular types of travellers can be categorized and their needs identified and met through the development of niche products. en_US
dc.language en_US
dc.publisher CABI en_US
dc.relation.hasversion Accepted manuscript version en_US
dc.title All for a good cause? The blurred boundaries of volunteering and tourism en_US
dc.parent Journeys of Discovery in Volunteer Tourism en_US
dc.journal.volume en_US
dc.journal.number en_US
dc.publocation Oxfordshire, UK en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 147 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 154 en_US
dc.cauo.name BUS.School of Leisure, Sport and Tourism en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 150404 en_US
dc.personcode 0000036256 en_US
dc.personcode 856692 en_US
dc.percentage 40 en_US
dc.classification.name Sport and Leisure Management en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition 1 en_US
dc.custom en_US
dc.date.activity en_US
dc.location.activity en_US
dc.description.keywords en_US
dc.staffid en_US
dc.staffid 856692 en_US


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