Hotel chains of the global South: The internationalization of South African hotel brands

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Rogerson, Jayne M.;
  • Publisher: Institute for Tourism
  • Journal: Turizam : međunarodni znanstveno-stručni časopis,volume 64,issue 4 (issn: 1332-7461, eissn: 1849-1545)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Subject: hotel chains; business tourism; eclectic paradigm; South Africa; Africa

The global hotel industry is at the heart of the tourism production system and dominated by chain affiliated hotels. Understanding the international spread of hotel chains is a critical issue in contemporary tourism scholarship. Although the internationalization of hote... View more
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