CALL FOR PAPERS - Thematic Issue: “An Overview of Tourism in Turkey”





Anais Brasileiros de Estudos Turísticos (ABET)

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 “An Overview of Tourism in Turkey”

Editor in Chief

Thiago Duarte Pimentel, Ph.D. Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora/UFJF, Brazil


Guest Editors

Bekir Bora Dedeoğlu, Ph.D. Nevşehir HBV University, Tourism Faculty, Turkey


Yusuf Karakuş, Ph.D. Nevşehir HBV University, Tourism Faculty, Turkey


Aim of the special issue

Turkey is among the top 10 countries in terms of the number of tourists accommodated for a long time. Because the number of tourists is more, tourism in the country is evolving in every sense but naturally, some problems may arise depending on this evolvement. To date, many researches have been conducted regarding different aspects of tourism activities in Turkey. However, the fact that tourism has a dynamic structure makes it necessary to examine the researches with the current approaches as well as diversified and comprehensive. With this special issue, making a general assessment of the tourism sector in Turkey, it will be presented solutions. Therefore, the purpose of this special issue in ABET is to explore general assessment of the tourism sector in Turkey and to obtain proposals for solutions.



The theme and related issues

While not limited to the following topics, we encourage scholars to focus on:


  • Tourists' attitudes towards tourism activities in Turkey
  • Tourists’ perception towards
  • Residents’ attitude towards tourism in Turkey
  • Residents’ perceptions towards tourism activities in Turkey
  • Sustainable tourism in Turkey
  • Tourist typology in Turkey
  • Smart tourism in Turkey
  • Alternative tourism in Turkey
  • Employees’ role on Turkey tourism
  • Pricing strategies in terms of tourism in Turkey.
  • Employee behavior in tourism enterprises
  • Community-Based Tourism in Turkey
  • Social media in Turkey tourism
  • Re-imagining of less popular destinations in Turkey
  • Destination marketing and management in Turkey


The special issue editors encourage a range of methodological approaches, including but not limited to: textual analysis; surveys and interviews; mixed approaches; and case study.


Submission Notes and Timeline

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere.


Abstracts Submissions: 1st April 2019

Abstracts (up to 600 words) can be submitted directly to the email of the journal ( ) with copy to the guest editors ( )

Abstract Decisions: 15th April 2019

Full Paper Submissions: 1st July 2019

Revisions and Decisions: 1st September 2019

Final version (reviewed by the author): 1st October 2019

Proof version to the authors (layout and journal style): 1st November 2019

Publication: 1st December 2019


Formatting and Publication

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