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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & TOURISM

TABLES OF CONTENTS
VOLUME 10

VOLUME 10, NUMBER 4

SPECIAL ISSUE: VIRTUAL COMMUNITIES IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM

Introduction: Virtual Communities in Travel and Tourism
Dieter Merkl and Arno Scharl, Guest Editors

Information Needs in Online Social Networks
Jin Young Chung and Dimitrios Buhalis

What Motivates Consumers to Write Online Travel Reviews?
Kyung Hyan Yoo and Ulrike Gretzel

Recommendation Based on Opportunistic Information Sharing Between Tourists
Alexandre De Spindler, Moira C. Norrie, and Michael Grossniklaus

Context-Aware Information Services to Support Tourist Communities
Federica Paganelli and Dino Giuli

Online Tourism Communities on the Path to Web 2.0: An Evaluation
Birgit Dippelreiter, Christoph Grün, Michael Pöttler, Ingo Seidel, Helmut Berger, Michael Dittenbach, and Andreas Pesenhofer

Collective Production of Public Goods in Online Travel Communities
Sunny Jeong

Volume 10 Subject and Author Index


VOLUME 10, NUMBER 3

Studying the User Acceptance of a Mobile Information System for Tourists in the Field
Marcel Riebeck, Annegret Stark, Marko Modsching, and Jürgen Kawalek

Forecasting Mobile Technology Use in Japanese Tourism
Takayuki Katsura and Pauline Sheldon

Travel Website Uses and Cultural Influence: A Comparison Between American and Chinese Travelers
Rob Law, Billy Bai, and Bonnie Leung

Online Travel Information Search and Purchasing by Internet Use Experiences
Junghye Angela Kah, Christine Vogt, and Kelly MacKay

The Application of the Data Envelopment Analysis for Tourism Website Evaluation
Ulrike Bauernfeind and Nicole Mitsche

BOOK REVIEWS

Applied Data Mining (Paolo Giudici)
Cihan Cobanoglu

eBusiness: Organizational and Technical Foundations (M. P. Papazoglou and P. M. A. Ribbers)
Zheng Xiang

Principles of Information Systems Security: Texts and Cases (Gurpreet Dhillon)
Rob Law

Management Science Applications in Tourism and Hospitality (Zheng Gu)
Göran Lindahl


VOLUME 10, NUMBER 2

Introduction
Daniel R. Fesenmaier

An Analysis of Travel Information Searching on the Web
Bernard J. Jansen, Christopher C. Ciamacca, and Amanda Spink

A Comparative Study of Information Needs of City Travelers in Europe
Alexandra Wolk and Karl W. Wöber

The Influence of Perceived Credibility on Preferences for Recommender Systems as Sources of Advice
Kyung Hyan Yoo and Ulrike Gretzel

Web Service-Based Meta-Search for Accommodations
Jürgen Dorn, Peter Hrastnik, Albert Rainer, and Peter Starzacher

Hotel Yield Management Practices Across Multiple Electronic Distribution Channels
Peter O'Connor and Jamie Murphy

RESEARCH NOTE

Podcasting and Tourism: An Exploratory Study of Types, Approaches, and Content
Philip Feifan Xie and Alan A. Lew

CONFERENCE REPORT

6th eTourism Futures Forum
Roberto Daniele

BOOK REVIEWS

Managing Tourism Destinations (Andreas Papatheodorou, editor)
Georgios Papageorgiou

Social Theory and Philosophy for Information Systems (John Mingers and Leslie Willcocks, editors)
Ulrike Gretzel

International Handbook on the Economics of Tourism (Larry Dwyer and Peter Forsyth, editors)
Tanja Mihalic


VOLUME 10, NUMBER 1

Introduction
Daniel R. Fesenmaier

Analyzing News Media Coverage to Acquire and Structure Tourism Knowledge
Arno Scharl, Astrid Dickinger, and Albert Weichselbraun

Online Auction Markets in Tourism
James K. Ho

Using Location-Based Tracking Data to Analyze the Movements of City Tourists
Marko Modsching, Ronny Kramer, Klaus ten Hagen, and Ulrike Gretzel

Digital Identity Management and Satisfaction With Virtual Travel Communities
Hua Jiang, Juline E. Mills, and Svetlana Stepchenkova

The Impact of a Marketing Information System: A Case Study of SMART-Baltimore
Tanvi Kothari, Zheng Xiang, and Daniel R. Fesenmaier

Effect of Utilitarian and Hedonic Motivations on Consumer Satisfaction With Travel Websites
Khaldoon "Khal" Nusair, Hae Jin Yoon, and H. G. Parsa

BOOK REVIEWS

Information Technology: Strategic Decision-Making for Managers (Henry C. Lucas, Jr.)
Rob Law

Information Technology Management: Providing Measurable Organizational Value (Jack. T. Marchewka)
Rob Law

Community Destination Management in Developing Economies (Walter Jamieson, editor)
Michael E. Kelly

Mountain Resort Planning and Development in an Era of Globalization (Thomas Clark, Alison Gill, and Rudi Hartman)
Peter Wiltshier

Managing Sustainable Tourism: A Legacy for the Future (David L. Edgell)
Tanja Mihalic