International Journal of Event and Festival Management: Volume 4 Issue 1

Category:

Tourism and Hospitality

Table of contents - Special Issue: Events and Festivals Research Methods and Trends

Guest Editors: Judith Mair, Michelle Whitford

An exploration of events research: event topics, themes and emerging trends

Judith Mair, Michelle Whitford

The purpose of this paper is to identify and examine emerging trends in event and festival research and also in the themes and topics being studied in this area.

Evaluating event economic impact: rigour versus reality?

Larissa Davies, Richard Coleman, Girish Ramchandani

The purpose of this paper is to focus on the methodologies used to evaluate major events. It aims to establish the most practically‐relevant methodology for analysing the…

Developments in the real‐time evaluation of audience behaviour at planned events

Steve Brown, Alison Hutton

The purpose of this paper is to explore recent technological and methodological developments in the evaluation of audience behaviour at planned events and discuss the…

Participant observation at events: theory, practice and potential

Joanne Mackellar

The purpose of this paper is to review the techniques involved in participant observation and to assess the strengths and weaknesses of the method as related to event research.

Patterns and trends in event tourism study topics over 30 years

Jungwoon Kim, Soyoung Boo, Yonghwi Kim

The purpose of this paper is to investigate shifts and patterns evident in event studies over the past 30 years. It aims to review events‐related academic articles…

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ISSN:

1758-2954

Online date, start – end:

2010

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open Access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Dr Judith Mair