Yvette Reisinger
Gulf University for Science and Technology
AdvertisingCultural diversitySociologyBusinessPsychologyMarketingCross-culturalPolitical scienceTourismPsychographicGeographyPerceptionDestinationsSocial scienceSample (statistics)Structural equation modelingTourism geographySocial psychology
110Publications
38H-index
4,922Citations
Publications 66
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#1Yvette Reisinger (Monash University)H-Index: 38
#2Lindsay Turner (VU: Victoria University, Australia)H-Index: 4
The purpose of this paper is to present the results of an empirical analysis of cross-cultural models. These models have been developed to determine which cultural differences between Asian tourists and Australian hosts are potential predictors of Asian tourist satisfaction with cross-cultural tourist-host contact
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#1Sangwon ParkH-Index: 23
#2Yvette Reisinger (JCU: James Cook University)H-Index: 2
This article analyzes cultural differences in web communication in the tourism context. the conceptual framework presenting cultural differences in the three types of web communication is developed. the specific hypotheses are tested on the US American and Chinese sample. Although the findings support the developed framework they also reveal nonsignificant differences between the groups. theoretical and practical implications of the findings are identified and recommendations for future studies ...
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#1Yvette ReisingerH-Index: 38
#2Lindsay W TurnerH-Index: 26
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#1Yvette Reisinger (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 38
#2John C. Crotts (CofC: College of Charleston)H-Index: 34
Given the emerging evidence that national culture influences visitor behavior and that Hofstede’s concept (1980, 2001) has become the most accepted means to quantify dominant national cultural values, the focus of this study was to test the underlying assumptions of how these measures are applied in research. Drawing from a sample of tourists from eight countries who completed Hofstede’s original instruments, the results reveal little differences between Hofstede’s 2001 national cultural measure...
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#1Choong-Ki Lee (Kyung Hee University)H-Index: 57
#2Soo K. Kang (CSU: Colorado State University)H-Index: 17
Last. Yvette Reisinger (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 38
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The primary purpose of this study was to explore differences in residents' perceptions of casino development between South Korea and Colorado. The communities surveyed are former depressed mining areas with significant historic characteristics. The secondary purpose was to investigate whether social exchange theory is appropriate to explain residents' perceptions of the impact of casinos on community support for casino development. In general, three factors of residents' perceptions and support ...
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#1Kwangsoo Park (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 9
#2Yvette Reisinger (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 38
Last. Eun-Hee Noh (FIU: Florida International University)H-Index: 1
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This study explores the concept of luxury shopping behaviour in tourism and identifies the perceived importance of different types and characteristics of the luxury products and services that tourists buy on vacation, as well as the importance of various shopping venues and destinations for luxury shopping. The study examines the significant differences in luxury purchasing patterns among various types of tourists identified on the basis of the frequency of shopping and the degree of importance ...
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#1Choong-Ki LeeH-Index: 57
#2Soo K. Kang (CSU: Colorado State University)H-Index: 17
Last. Yvette Reisinger (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 38
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Abstract This study compared residents' community attachment in two rural gaming communities in Colorado, USA and Gangwon Province, South Korea by examining whether residents' socio-demographic variables were related to their community attachment and whether residents' community attachment affected their perceived impacts, benefits and support for casino gaming development. Both casino impact areas have shared similar underlying legalization characteristics; both communities were depressed minin...
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#1Kwangsoo Park (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 9
#2Yvette Reisinger (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 38
Abstract This study explores the socio-demographic and economic differences in the perceived influences of natural disasters and travel risk on international travel. A sample of 354 visitors to South Florida was surveyed as to their perceptions of the influence of natural disasters and travel risk on international travel. A Principal Components Analysis identified two groups of natural disasters, ‘Snow and fire’ and ‘Wind and water’, and two groups of perceived travel risk, ‘Socio-cultural and p...
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#1Kwangsoo Park (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 9
#2Yvette Reisinger (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 38
This study examines the significant differences in shopping for luxury goods among Western, Asian, and Hispanic tourists and, in particular, the perceived importance of different types and characteristics of the luxury consumer and travel goods tourists buy on vacation. The results show that Western, Asian, and Hispanic tourists‐shoppers significantly differ in the perceived importance of luxury consumer and travel goods and their characteristics. Western and Asian tourists attach more importanc...
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#1Sebastian Vengesayi (UTAS: University of Tasmania)H-Index: 5
#2Felix T MavondoH-Index: 45
Last. Yvette Reisinger (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 38
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This article examines the influence of tourist attractions, destination support services, and people related factors on the attractiveness of a tourism destination. A sample consists of 275 tourists visiting major tourism destinations. Through moderated regression of models the study identifies the main contributors to destination attractiveness. Destination attractions are found to be the core determinants of the attractiveness; destination support facilities and services, and people-related fa...
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