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Author : Kerstin Heuwinkel
School/Work Place : htw saar University of Applied Sciences Germany
Contact : kerstin.heuwinkel@htwsaar.de
Year : 2016

Governments, hospitals, clinics and facilitators go about their business of marketing health tourism to international patients and their relatives. While they focus on making money researchers should ask questions about changes raised by the globalisation of healthcare.

This paper aims at analysing the triangle set up by corporate social responsibility (CSR), tourism and health. This means that on the one hand CSR-related topics in health tourism will be discussed. On the other hand it will be argued that health, especially internal and external measures of workplace health promotion, should be an integral part of CSR-strategies in the tourism industry.  We will see, if this is realistic or not.

 


List of Articles
No. Subject Viewssort Date
354 Think Tank XVI SWOT Analysis of Social Entrepreneurship in Enterprises file 712 Jul 02, 2016

Social Enterprise is known as a non-profit action aiming social benefits. Social entrepreneurship, on the other hand, is social actions which create permanent and sustainable values by offering innovative perspectives to find solutions fors...

Author: Sema Alimoğlu Özkan & Ali Şükrü Çetinkaya 

Year: 2016 

353 Think Tank XVIII Resilience thinking used as a sustainable tourism mark... file 716 Jan 07, 2019

Key words: protected areas, resilience thinking, sustainability, marketing, tool

Author: Claire Louisa Fordred & Kevin Mearns 

Year: 2018 

352 Think Tank XIX Towards an Alternative Ecotourism Model for the Medite... file 718 Oct 23, 2019

Key words: Protected Areas, ecotourism, sustainable tourism, Mediterranean, Ecological Footprint Page: 194-198 Towards an Alternative Ecotourism Model for the Mediterranean Region.pdf Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style D...

Author: Jeremy Sampson, Natalie Beckett and Carla Danelutti 

Year: 2019 

351 Think Tank XV Rural renewal or requiem? Establishing new creative ve... file 719 Jul 27, 2015

During the past decades, concern for rural poverty and underdevelopment of the rural communities of Namibia has been central to government development efforts. This has further given rise to several rural development programmes. While, some ...

Author: Erling Kavita 

Year: 2015 

350 Think Tank XIX Multi-stakeholder collaboration for transformative tou... file 758 Oct 23, 2019

Key words: sustainable tourism education, transformative education, collaborative learning, multi-stakeholder collaboration Page: 119-124 Multi-stakeholder collaboration for transformative tourism education.pdf

Author: Dagmar Lund-Durlacher, Ulrich Gunter and Gordon Sillence 

Year: 2019 

349 Think Tank XVII Australian Indigenous Tourism: Integration of knowledg... file 781 Aug 17, 2017

Many Australian tourism ventures today promote Australian Indigenous Biocultural Knowledge (AIBK) (Pert, Ens, Locke, Clarke, Packer & Turpin, 2015) through bush-tucker tours, interpretive displays in cultural centres, arts and crafts, et...

Author: Gabrielle McGinnis & Mark Harvey & Ian D. Clark & Tamara Young 

Year: 2017 

348 Think Tank XIX Changes in volunteerism perception: Results from an In... file 789 Oct 23, 2019

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Author: Rachelle Wilson, Pavlina Latkova, Aiko Yoshino and Emilyn Sheffield 

Year: 2019 

347 Think Tank XVI Responsible High Performance Sport Travel – Opportunit... file 792 Jul 02, 2016

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Author: Kerstin Heuwinkel 

Year: 2016 

346 Think Tank XVI The role of sustainability communication in the attitu... file 823 Jul 02, 2016

The extensive growth of the tourism sector entails both beneficial economic contribution and negative environmental and socio-economic impacts. In order to protect the resources tourism is based upon, greater levels of sustainability are ne...

Author: Christina Tölkes 

Year: 2016 

345 Think Tank XVII Enclave tourism: a friend or a foe for small island de... file 826 Aug 17, 2017

Earlier studies have stimulated much debate regarding enclave tourism development in developing countries (Britton 1982). However, it is increasingly being acknowledged that despite criticisms, all forms of tourism have the potential to cont...

Author: Perunjodi Naidoo 

Year: 2017 

344 Think Tank XVI New approach on creating shared value in corporate soc... file 828 Jul 01, 2016

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) to manage environmental, social and economic impacts has been widely researched in tourism. However, there is criticism of the lack of non-western, local perspectives in tourism planning and management,...

Author: Gabrielle McGinnis & Tamara Young & Mark Harvey 

Year: 2016 

343 OPA award Sustainable Tourism on a Mass Tourism Island: An Explo... file 860 Oct 23, 2019

Key words: sustainable tourism, mass tourism, sustainable urban development, environmental sustainability Page: 86-114 Sustainable Tourism on a Mass Tourism Island.pdf Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ ta...

Author: Kate Devor Leuhusen 

Year: 2019 

342 Think Tank XV Why Africans do not visit their national parks: A case... file 889 Jul 27, 2015

Present-day Western approaches relating to nature and natural resources management assume that humans are independent from the natural world (Pierotti & Wildcat, 2000). Protected areas such as Yellowstone National Park were created with ...

Author: Lesego S. Stone & Gyan P. Nyaupane 

Year: 2015 

341 Think Tank XV A novel review approach on adventure tourism scholarship file 901 Jul 24, 2015

As a niche market, adventure tourism has been developing rapidly in many regions and territories, evidenced by increasing number of participants and intensive growth of adventure tourism products (Adventure Travel Trade Association, 2013; T...

Author: Mingming Chen, Deborah Edward, Simon Darcy 

Year: 2015 

340 Think Tank XVIII Persuasive communication: an experiment on hotel guest... file 940 Jan 07, 2019

Key words: personal values, smart water-saving technology, community-based social marketing, science communication, pro-environmental behaviour, field experiment.

Author: Pablo Pereira-Doel, Xavier Font & Candice Howarth 

Year: 2018 

339 Think Tank XVI Tourists’ attitude towards and willingness to pay for ... file 958 Jul 02, 2016

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Author: Isabel Lissner & Marius Mayer 

Year: 2016 

338 Think Tank XVI The impact of CSR activities of family businesses on c... file 972 Jul 02, 2016

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Author: Zehrer Anita 

Year: 2016 

337 Think Tank XVI Towards Sustainable Tourism: Whatfactors most influenc... file 980 Jul 02, 2016

Tourism is a major activity for some Mediterranean economies. While the growth of tourism over the last few decades has had many positive effects, it has also harmed the environment when this growth has not been planned in a sustainable way...

Author: Arayeh Afsordegan, Mar Vila, NúriaAgell, Mónica Sánchez 

Year: 2016 

336 OPA award Can Direct Communication at the Point of Consumption R... file 1015 Jan 07, 2019

Key words: food waste, food signage, sustainability, experiment

Author: Hannes Antonschmidt & Dagmar Lund-Durlacher 

Year: 2018 

335 Think Tank XVI Values, Sustainability and Destination Choice Decision... file 1026 Jul 01, 2016

The sustainability concept has become popular after it was first used in almost three decades ago in what is now a renowned report, Our Common Future by Brundtland’s World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED 1987). Although much...

Author: Ercan Sirakaya-Turk, Seyhmuz Baloglu & Haywantee Rumi Ramkissoon 

Year: 2016 

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