Browsing by Subject "Volunteer tourism"
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(2011-07-26)This research explores the ways in which volunteer tourism is perceived by local volunteer coordinators in communities in India and Uganda. It highlights the importance of forming a more nuanced understanding of local ...
Information Hippies, Google-Fu Masters, and Other Volunteer Tourists in Thailand: Information Behaviour in the Liminoid (3/29/2012)Using social positioning theory and the concept of the liminoid, the objectives of this qualitative research project were three-fold: 1) investigate how social positioning affects the information behaviour of volunteer ...
(Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)The purpose of this study is to understand the motivations of Canadian voluntourists who travel to orphanages in third world countries.