Diaspora tourism and well-being: a eudaimonic view

Li, Tingting Elle and Chan, Eric Tak Hin (2017) Diaspora tourism and well-being: a eudaimonic view. Annals of Tourism Research, 63 . pp. 205-206. ISSN 0160-7383

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Abstract

This study explored the links between diaspora tourism and SWB (subjective well-being) through the lens of eudaimonia and identified six themes through which this highly nuanced travel behaviour strengthens tourists’ SWB. Within the diaspora tourism context, the linkages between SWB and tourism can be rich and insightful considering important themes of personal growth, self/ancestral acceptance, interested in further exploration, feel related and connected, capability to return, and meaning in life. This research note recommends further in-depth studies on SWB and tourism by combining both hedonic and eudaimonic views.

Item Type: Article
Research Areas: A. > Business School > Marketing, Branding and Tourism
Item ID: 21863
Depositing User: Tingting Li
Date Deposited: 25 May 2017 16:06
Last Modified: 20 Jan 2019 04:04
URI: http://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/21863

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