An Overview of Research on Tourism 4.0 and Smart Tourism: A Visualization Analysis

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Öğretmenoğlu M., Kesici B., Kocakaya G.

in: Tourism Innovation in the Digital Era: Big Data, AI and Technological Transformation (New Perspectives in Tourism and Hospitality Management), Professor Marco Valeri, Editor, Emerald Ink Publishing, Bingley, pp.37-55, 2023

  • Publication Type: Book Chapter / Chapter Research Book
  • Publication Date: 2023
  • Publisher: Emerald Ink Publishing
  • City: Bingley
  • Page Numbers: pp.37-55
  • Editors: Professor Marco Valeri, Editor
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


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The book chapter titled "An overview of research on tourism 4.0 and smart tourism: A visualization analysis" is written by Mert Ogretmenoglu, Busra Kesici, and Gulsah Kocakaya. This chapter aims to review tourism 4.0 and smart tourism literature using a bibliometric approach. The authors used a VOS viewer to graph and map bibliographic documents. This book chapter is original in that it deals with the concepts of smart tourism and tourism 4.0 together. Results showed that: the literature on tourism 4.0 and smart tourism is growing remarkably. This chapter can provide significant knowledge for scholars investigating smart tourism and tourism 4.0 concepts.