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The Return Visit-Return Migration Connection

  • David Timothy Duval
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Part of the The GeoJournal Library book series (GEJL, volume 65)

Abstract

The purpose of this chapter is to explore a tentative conceptual connection between return visits, as a form of visiting friends and relatives (VFR) tourism, and return migration. To illustrate this connection, data from a recent study of return visits among members of the Commonwealth Eastern Caribbean community living in Toronto, Canada is presented (Duval, 2001).

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Return Migration Caribbean Region Return Visit Natal Home Great Toronto Area 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Timothy Duval
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  1. 1.Department of Tourism, School of BusinessUniversity of OtagoDunedinNew Zealand

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