Professor Dr. Kalsom Kayat

Academic Profile

Ph. D. Michigan State University, USA, Park,Recreation & Tourism Management, 2000.
M.Ec. University of North, Texas, USA, 1989.
B.Ec. (Hons) North Texas State University, USA, 1986


  • Kayat, K., & Propst, D. (2001). Exchanges between residents and tourism development. Management Journal, 5(1 & 2), 63-73.
  • Kayat, K. (2002). Power, social exchanges and tourism in Langkawi: Rethinking resident perceptions. International Journal of Tourism Research, 4, 171-191.
  • Kayat, K. (2010). The nature of cultural contribution of a community-based homestay program. Tourismos: An International Multidisciplinary Journal of Tourism, 5(2), 145-159.
  • Musa, G., Kayat, K., & Thirumoorthi, T. (2010). The experiential aspect of rural home-stay among Chinese and Malay students using diary method. Tourism Hospitality Research, 10, 25-41.
  • Kalsom Kayat, Nurhazani Mohd Sharif, & Pranom Karnchanan (2013). Individual and collective impacts and residents’ perceptions of tourism. Tourism Geographies: An International Journal of Tourism Space, Place and Environment, 19(4), 640-653.

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