Diaspora tourism and well-being: a eudaimonic view

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Li, T. and Chan, E. 2017. Diaspora tourism and well-being: a eudaimonic view. Annals of Tourism Research. 63, pp. 205-206. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2017.01.005
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TitleDiaspora tourism and well-being: a eudaimonic view
AuthorsLi, T. and Chan, E.
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.

LanguageEnglish
PublisherElsevier
JournalAnnals of Tourism Research
ISSN0160-7383
Publication dates
Online20 Jan 2017
Print01 Mar 2017
Publication process dates
Deposited25 May 2017
Accepted10 Jan 2017
Output statusPublished
Accepted author manuscript
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© 2017 Elsevier Ltd. This author's accepted manuscript version is made available under the CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 license http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2017.01.005
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