Recent Submissions

  • Career perceptions of undergraduate tourism students: A case study in Turkey 

    Roney, S. A.; Oztin, P. (Elsevier Ltd, 2007-05)
    The characteristics of tourism employment and careers have been widely documented. Although the development of the tourism industry can create new employment opportunities, it is often criticised for providing primarily ...
  • A case-based model for assessing the effectiveness of information systems outsourcing 

    Ucar, E.; Bilgen, S. (Taylor & Francis Online, 2013-07-01)
    The objective of the research reported in this paper is to construct a model for assessing the effectiveness of Information Systems (IS) outsourcing. “Lack of in-house expertise” and “cost effectiveness” are widely accepted ...
  • Limits to community participation in the tourism development process in developing countries 

    Tosun, C. (Elsevier, 2000-12)
    This study deals with a normative concept of participatory development approach, which originates in the developed world. In particular, it analyses and explains the limitations to the participatory tourism development ...
  • The Website Design and the Internet Site Marketing Practices of Upscale and Luxury Hotels in Turkey 

    Baloglu, S.; Pekcan, A. (Elsevier, 2006-02)
    Internet with current and emerging multimedia features provides ample opportunities and particularly useful for dealing with intangible nature of the service, and transforming marketing mix variables to capitalize on the ...
  • Internet censorship in Turkey 

    Akgul, M.; Kirlidog, M. (Bilkent University, 2015-06-03)
    This study aims to explore Turkish citizen-consumers' understanding of and reactions to censorship of websites in Turkey by using in-depth interviews and online ethnography. In an environment where sites such as YouTube ...
  • The moderating role of higher education on entrepreneurship 

    Ertuna, Z. I.; Gurel, E. (Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2011)
    Purpose: Entrepreneurial activities have a great impact on the economy and entrepreneurs are even more important for developing countries. Accordingly, the need for entrepreneurial graduates is increasing. Thus, this study ...
  • Gateway to the real world, industrial training: dilemmas and problems 

    Bas Collins, A. (Elsevier, 2001-02)
    In today's competitive society, students are faced with a selective job market which places premium on experience. Hands-on experience cannot be imparted through lectures. It can only be gained through direct activity, ...
  • Tourism Students' Entrepreneurial Intentions 

    Gurel, E.; Altinay, L.; Daniele, R. (Elsevier, 2010-07)
    This study aims to investigate the relationship between entrepreneurial traits, socio-cultural background and entrepreneurial intention of university students in the UK and Turkey. 409 tourism students were surveyed to ...
  • Effects of trust and psychological contract violation on authentic leadership and organizational deviance 

    Erkutlu, H.; Chafra, J. (Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2013)
    Purpose: The aim of this article is to examine the relationships between authentic leadership and organizational deviance and to test the moderating effects of trust and psychological contract violation on that relationship. ...
  • Ethical leadership and workplace bullying in higher education 

    Erkutlu, H.; Chafra, J. (Hacettepe University, 2014-07)
    This study examines the relationship between ethical leadership and workplace bullying and the mediating roles of psychological safety and psychological contract fulfillment on that relationship in higher education. The ...
  • The ethical ideologies of tourism marketers 

    Yaman, R. H.; Gurel, E. (Elsevier, 2006-04)
    This article reports on the findings of the first phase of a wide-ranging study that aims to determine whether tourism managers from different cultures differ in ethical decisionmaking. It examines the ethical ideologies ...

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