Tourism & Event Analysis
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Mackellar, J. (2009). An examination of serious participants at the Australian Wintersun Festival. Leisure Studies, 28, 85-104.
Matteucci, X., & Filep, S. (2017). Eudaimonic tourist experiences: The case of flamenco. Leisure Studies, 36, 39-52. DOI: http://dx.doi.org.ezproxy.lib.ucalgary.ca/10.1080/02614367.2015.1085590.
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