The Effect of Limitations of the Disabled in Motivating Tourism

BAĞÇI E., Hamarat B., Kalpaklioglu Undey N.

International Conference on Economics and Administration, Bucharest, Romania, 9 - 10 June 2017, pp.169-177 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
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  • City: Bucharest
  • Country: Romania
  • Page Numbers: pp.169-177
  • Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated: No


This study attempted to determine disabled individuals' participating limitations in tourism and the effect of those limitations on their participation motivation. The data with regards to determining the limitations of disabled individuals vacationing and their participation motivation is collected via survey. Confirmatory factor analysis and factorial analysis (FA) are conducted to find out the number of factors disabled individuals' limitations of participating in tourism and their motivations. It is revealed that the common factorial structures of limitation scale have five factors in accordance with FA results, whereas motivation factor has two dimensions.