A New Adaptation of Attachment Theory: Interpreting the Logic of Travel
AbstractThe behaviour which characterized and symbolized the relation among the ego and the environment was built according to an early age; to be exact at the moment the child develops the affective capacity. If this is right, by the attachment theory we might explain why some consumers choose one tourist destination instead of others. In the course of this essay, we will discuss the limitations and approaches around the attachment theory and a potential application on tourism scope.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 25369.
Date of creation: 02 Oct 2007
Date of revision: 28 Dec 2007
Publication status: Published in TOURISMOS: An International Multidisciplinary Refereed Journal of Tourism 2.3(2008): pp. 105-113
Psychology; Attachment; Secure Base; Tourist Destination; Travel;
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