Call for Papers | JTSW - Special Issue "Destination Branding: An Interdisciplinary Overview

We are happy to announce a Call for Papers in “Destination Branding: An Interdisciplinary Overview for the Journal of Tourism, Sustainability and Well-being (JTSW). The JTSW is indexed in the Web of Science Core Collection (Emerging Sources Citation Index), among other indexes.

This Special Issue, to which we invite submissions, aims to advance an interdisciplinary perspective on destination branding by encouraging interdisciplinary contributions. Potential manuscripts for this special issue may include, but are not limited to the following topics pertaining to destination branding main tracks:

 

- The role of social media engagement strategies in building strong brands
- Challenges and opportunities of smart destination governance
- Smart tourism experiences and co-creation of new experiences
- Smart tourism business ecosystems and smart tourism infrastructure
- Hypermedia communication spaces
- Destination branding and sustainable tourism
- Human-centred sustainable destination branding strategies
- Brand engagement and the role of local residents in sustainability of destination brands
- Participatory local governance and destination branding
- Resource sharing and co-creation of brand values
- Place identity and sustainable destination image
- Conceptualizing innovative destination branding
- Creative industries and destination branding
- Implications of design-driven strategies to destination branding
- Application of design approaches in the development of the destination brands
- The usage of colours in destination branding

 

GUEST EDITORS:

Homayoun Golestaneh, PhD, Universidade do Algarve: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Maria Manuela Martins Guerreiro, PhD, Universidade do Algarve: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Hassan Sadeghi Naeini, PhD, Iran University of Science and Technology: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

SUBMISSION DETAILS: 

All papers will be peer-reviewed. Articles must follow the publication rules as presented in the Author's Guidelines.

IMPORTANT DATES:

Full articles should be submitted until December 15, 2022, to the Guest-Editors.