Articles by Author: Bill Rowson

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  1. Wasted millions: Revenue management in Dutch culinary restaurants

    Wasted millions: Revenue management in Dutch culinary restaurants

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    The concept of revenue management is widely adopted in various industries including the hospitality industry. Yet, its application to the restaurant industry has been limited. Especially culinary restaurants appear to be a somewhat unexplored area of study, thus indicating a...
  2. The benefit of guest loyalty programmes

    The benefit of guest loyalty programmes

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    The aim of this research is to find out what kind of guest loyalty programme Apollo Hotels and Resorts should implement for their individual leisure guests in order to gain more loyal leisure guests. In the literature review of this...
  3. The influence of the importance of event factors on meeting planner satisfaction: A case study of a theme park event business

    The influence of the importance of event factors on meeting planner satisfaction: A case study of a theme park event business

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    This paper presents data from a research project aimed at identifying how important the different event factors are to the visiting meeting planners and how this might influence guest satisfaction. The focus for the researchers was to get an overall...
  4. THE BLANKET OF DARKNESS: PROBLEMS IN TRANSLATING FROM A BANTU LANGUAGE INTO ENGLISH

    THE BLANKET OF DARKNESS: PROBLEMS IN TRANSLATING FROM A BANTU LANGUAGE INTO ENGLISH

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    Working within the parameters of fidelity to the original text, and naturalness in the receptor language, an attempt is made to show how communicative adequacy can be achieved in the translation of a text from Tsonga to English. From the...
  5. How universal are children's verse rhythms?: Some Tsonga evidence

    How universal are children's verse rhythms?: Some Tsonga evidence

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    Among the features claimed to be universal in the rhythmical patterning of children's verse, are the four-beat verse line and the four verse line stanza. These claims are described and discussed within the context of African oral poetry in general...
  6. Rhythmical patterning of Tsonga children's traditional oral poetry

    Rhythmical patterning of Tsonga children's traditional oral poetry

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    The rhythmical nature of oral performance in Africa, for many genres, has often been noted. The process of transcribing a ‘simple’ genre like children's traditional poetry from a visual recording of performance, was described in a previous article. The design...
  7. The comparative function in Zulu

    The comparative function in Zulu

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    The relationship between language function and language structures is multi-faceted. This article seeks to explore the specific relationship between the function of comparison and the linguistic forms expressing this function in Zulu. Data drawn from the text of a modern...
  8. Tsonga literatures: past, present and future

    Tsonga literatures: past, present and future

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    In this paper, we aim firstly to make sense of the historical, social and political factors that have influenced the development of the literary texts of the languages of the Tsonga language group. Secondly, we will try to understand these...