Empowerment and women in adventure tourism : a negotiated journey

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Doran, Adele;
(2016)

Women’s participation in adventure tourism is growing, yet few studies have explored this group of tourists. This conceptual paper seeks to extend our understanding of female adventure tourists by examining the empowering journey women can take through constraint negoti... View more
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