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Dependency theory: Made SIMPLE

Dependency theory: Made SIMPLE

Do you want to learn more about dependency theory? When it comes to geography, sociology, business… there are a LOT of theories to wade through. I’m putting them all into simple terms for you, and today I’m talking through dependency theory. Hopefully by the end of this article you’ll come to understand what it is, where it came from and how it is used! What is dependency theory? Dependency...

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What is Doxey’s Irritation Index and how does it work?

What is Doxey’s Irritation Index and how does it work?

Are you trying to understand what Doxey's Irritation Index is and how it works? Then you have come to the right place. A lot of life - business, sociology, humans in general - can be explained with theories. Academics, whether they be psychologists or sociologists or economists, propose theories in order to explain a particular phenomenon. These are generally also intended to help change things...

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25 Mind-Blowing Facts About the Titanic

25 Mind-Blowing Facts About the Titanic

There are so many fascinating facts about the Titanic. An important part in the history of tourism, the Titanic was an engineering marvel and there are many fascinating facts about the Titanic.... The sinking of the Titanic was a horrible tragedy that claimed the lives of over 1500 plus passengers. Hence, it's no wonder that even after a century, the tale of the sinking ship continues to...

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What is modernization theory? A simple explanation

What is modernization theory? A simple explanation

What is modernization theory? Theories exist in every part of life - but they can be complicated. Today I’m going to explore and simplify modernization theory: where it came from, what it is and how it works! What is modernization theory? Modernization theory is a societal theory linked to how societies progress. It examines the internal factors of a country, assuming that with some assistance...

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25 fascinating facts about rainforests

25 fascinating facts about rainforests

Do you want to learn some interesting facts about rainforests? Rainforests cover a whopping 12.5% of Earth’s land, making them a very important part of our world! And did you know rainforests are home to half of the world's animal and plant species? Well in this guide, I have identified 25 fascinating facts about rainforests that you may not know! Read on to learn more... Brief background on...

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What is halal tourism and why is it so popular?

What is halal tourism and why is it so popular?

Halal tourism is rapidly growing in popularity alongside the reeligion itself - but what exactly is it, and what makes it so popular? Let's find out! What is halal tourism? Halal tourism is a specific branch of tourism aimed towards people of the Muslim faith - it involves travel to halal-friendly destinations. These are usually specific places which don’t serve alcohol or pork, and have...

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Shareholder theory: A simple explanation

Shareholder theory: A simple explanation

What is shareholder theory? Theories can often be difficult to wrap your head around. Shareholder theory is another business theory, which I will break down into simple terms in this blog post to help you better understand what it is, how it works and why it is used. What is shareholder theory? Shareholder theory is a business theory established in 1970 by Milton Friedman, an economist. It is...

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Stakeholder theory + Stakeholder analysis: A simple explanation

Stakeholder theory + Stakeholder analysis: A simple explanation

What is stakeholder theory and stakeholder analysis? There are theories applicable in all areas of life, and business is no different. In this article I will look at stakeholder theory, as well as stakeholder analysis and how they relate to one another. What is stakeholder theory? Stakeholder theory is an organisational management and business ethics theory. It was first proposed by Dr. F Edward...

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201 Fun Las Vegas Captions for Instagram + Las Vegas Quotes

201 Fun Las Vegas Captions for Instagram + Las Vegas Quotes

Las Vegas captions for Instagram are fun and exciting.... because Las Vegas is fun and exciting! If you have been to Las Vegas and you are planning to share your favourite holiday snaps on Instagram or any other social media then you might feel you need a little bit of inspiration for your Las Vegas captions.... and in this post I give you just that! Here I will share with you a whopping 201 fun...

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The 25 most famous travel quotes of all time

The 25 most famous travel quotes of all time

The most famous travel quotes are quoted time and time again in written documents, stories, blog posts, presentations and social media captions. I personally think that by using famous travel quotes in your Instagram captions or on a presentation you can help to engage and motivate people. Famous travel quotes can also help you to increase engagement and get extra followers! In this post I have...

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Dr Hayley Stainton

Hi, am Dr Hayley Stainton

I’ve been travelling, studying and teaching travel and tourism since I was 16. Through Tourism Teacher I share my knowledge on the principles and practice of travel and tourism management from both an academic and practical perspective.

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