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The effects of instruction in geography on college students' perception of world regions as tourism destinations


Tourism Recreation Research 15(2): 30-40
The effects of instruction in geography on college students' perception of world regions as tourism destinations
This study assessed the perceptions of college students from Missouri, USA of 12 world geographic regions as travel destinations before and after completing an introductory course in world regional geography. It also surveyed the students' perceptions of each of the regions regarding four tourism-related factors: physical landscape attractiveness, cultural attractiveness, travel safety, and quality of tourist services.


Accession: 002249247

DOI: 10.1080/02508281.1990.11014582



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