Kristina Kosic

Kristina Kosic
University of Novi Sad · Department of Geography, Tourism and Hotel Management

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November 2001 - present
University of Novi Sad
Position
  • Professor (Associate)

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Publications (42)
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To increase the entrepreneurial intention, it is necessary to understand the main drivers that are driving students, as carriers of future economic development, towards starting a personal business venture. With regards to that, the main aim of this research was to analyze the entrepreneurial intention among students (managers in training) in the f...
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Research Question: The research is oriented towards determining implementation of the ethical code in hotels, located within the National Park of Serbia, Kopaonik, and its effects on perception of organisational social responsibility dimensions among the hotel employees. Motivation: Application of the ethical code is the first step towards clarifyi...
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Noneconomic activities involve social work and social protection that besides health care take special care of individuals as members of the society. Rehabilitation and recreation funded by the Pension and Disability Fund and the Republic Fund for Health Insurance fall within such activities. The funds are financed mainly from the budget of the Rep...
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Ruralni turizam je značajna komponenta integralnog i održivog razvoja sela, kao i važan faktor u podsticanju razvoja lokalne poljoprivredne i nepoljoprivredne delatnosti na selu, a takođe predstavlja i poseban podsticaj zapošljavanju. U velikom broju zemalja Evropske unije u strategije razvoja regija i ruralnih područja uvršten je i ruralni turizam...
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Events certainly have their social role and are significant for preserving tradition and cultural heritage, but they could also have an economic effect if integrated into the tourist offer and promoted on both the domestic and international tourism market. According to the current data in the Republic of Serbia, there are around 1.000 registered ev...
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The aim of this paper is to point out the importance of messuages for developing the tourism offer of Vojvodina - for the development of rural tourism, in the first place. Messuages represent genuine testimonials of the authentic way of life and work of the Vojvodinian peasants. According to the historical records, building of the messuages began i...
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Циљ рада је да укаже на значај одрживог развоја руралног туризма у Републици Србији и да дефинише потенцијални концепт његовог организовања. Под одговорним и одрживим развојем руралног туризма подразумева се развој који задовољава потребе садашњих туриста и свих субјеката укључених у овај вид туризма, уз очување природних, друштвених, културних и а...
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The wealth of natural and cultural resources makes the Municipality Žabalj convenient place to stay for tourists. Current tourism offer isn't at a satisfactory level. It should be developed in several ways, one of the ways is a tourist animation. Tourist animation implies active participation of tourist in various forms of tourism. Sports and recre...
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One of the key development goals of the EU regional policy is the development of the less developed regions and the enhancement of the cooperation with symmetrical cross-border regions, including the possibility of cooperation at the EU's external borders. Serbia belongs to this category, and the current cross-border cooperational contacts in the b...
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Competition between tourist destinations and products has recently become very intense. While the market of rural tourism is on the rise, the future of many rural areas is uncertain due to the changes in agricultural production and the growing attractiveness of cities. In this paper, we are going to identify the factors that may influence the compe...
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The important reason for the lack of rural tourism development, in most rural areas in Serbia, is undefined strategic development directions and the lack of financial investment. The aim of this paper is to highlight the need for the adoption of the strategy for sustainable development of rural tourism in the actual transition period in the Republi...
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Approximately 30% of tourist costs are allocated for the consumption of food and beverages, and often more in the case of local agricultural products. Therefore, the subject of research is to examine the links between domestic produced agricultural products and tourism on specific examples. In the first phase of the research focus is on examples of...
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An early entrepreneurial education has a positive influence on decisions of young people to engage in entrepreneurial activities. Long term unemployment among young people is a characteristic of Republic of Serbia. The youth unemployment can be decreased by directing and encouraging young people to start their own businesses, but shaping the entrep...
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Measuring competitiveness has become one of the key factors for ensuring successful and sustainable tourism development, especially destination's current level of development and its growth and vitality. The main goal of this study was to analyze the applicability of the Ritchie and Crouch competitiveness model in order to assess tourism advantages...
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Purpose – The main purpose of this research is to analyze tourists motives and residents attitude towards the cruisers (positive and negative) in the case of Novi Sad and Belgrade, the popular port of calls on the Pan-European Corridor VII. Methodology – The survey was conducted among the travelers and residents, first one aiming to exam the travel...
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Purpose – The paper investigates the residents’ attitudes regarding the social, economic and environmental impact and the benefits of rural tourism activities in Vojvodina (Serbia) that implicates local community’s support for further tourism development. Methodology – A case study approach was adopted to allow deeper understanding of a “contempora...
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The purpose of this study was to determinate the job satisfaction and emotional exhaustion of tour guides in rural areas and to show how these two concepts are related to each other. A total of 102 tour guides, who lead tours or have experience in leading tours in rural areas took part in the questionnaire and the results were given and processed i...
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Protected areas of nature are the basic way to preserve geographic and biological diversity. As they present the most valuable natural phenomens, they are at the same time tourist attractions. Biambare Caves- PL Biambare represent the central motive of the protected area. The aim of this article was to identify and valorisate geomorphological and m...
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Nowadays, people are paying more attention to spending their leisure time, primarily due to the fact that number, type and importance of various activities increased. Due to variety of activities, tourism demand became more sophisticated. Also, new human needs are constantly developing and people are seeking the new ways to satisfy them. Some of th...
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Osnovna hipoteza rada je da Univerzitet u Novom Sadu funkcioniše po modelu u kojem je preduzetništvo deo razvojne strategije univerziteta. Univerzitet podstiče transfer tehnologija i znanja i intenzivno radi na uspostavljanju veza sa okruženjem. Radi objedinjavanja aktivnosti u okviru treće misije i potvrde osnovne hipoteze, na Univerzitetu u Novom...
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In Europe, rural areas attract visitors by their distinctive landscapes, regional, social and cultural heritage. With the existence of various rural tourism products there is a strong need for product differentiation. In order to create a holistic conceptual proposal of brand-based differentiation of European rural tourism products this paper provi...
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Mileševa monastery is located in the valley of Mileševka river, i.e. at the mouth of Kosanićka river in Mileševka river. It is six kilometers far from Prijepolje, and it is a seat of Mileševa Eparchy. The monastery was built in the style of Raška school, and dates from the period between 1219 and 1235. Mileševa monastery is of great importance for...
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Leisure time, as the time used to engage in a variety of activities, should provide a sense of satisfaction and relaxation. In order to satisfy the needs of the visitors and their desire to experience something new and authentic in tourist destination, it is very important to know what their choices are with regard to leisure activities. The aim of...
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The subject of the paper is the analysis of the condition and perspectives of the development of rural tourism in households of Vojvodina. Vojvodina with its natural and social resources qualifies for a position within the developed rural tourism regions. However, rural tourism product in Vojvodina has not been holding an appropriate position at th...
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This research examined the residents’ profile, attitudes, and perception towards tourism development based on 176 respondents interviewed. Residents’ attitudes toward tourism were measured by adapting 24 items from the Tourism Impact Attitude Scale developed by Lankford and Howard (1994). This study aimed at identifying the relationships between re...
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Geothermal energy, coal and hydropower are the major resources of Serbia. Serbia has more than 300 mineral and thermo mineral wells and more than 40 spas. Vrnjacka Spa is the most visited spa in Serbia. It is situated in the central Serbia, on the contact of the Goc Mountain and the West Morava valley, e.g. on the 43037‟ of the northern latitude 20...
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In the area of Sombor and Apatin there are a number of cultural institutions. The paper will cover the Museum of silk damask in Bezdan, Tobacco Museum in Tele~ka and the Ethnological Exhibition in Kupusina. The aim of this paper is to assess the market attractiveness, the sensitivity of cultural property, the state of repair, the existence of cultu...
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The rural areas of Europe are experiencing turbulent times. They are still largely dependent on traditional economic activities (exploiting natural resources, agriculture, forestry, etc.), which remain the main source of income and employment opportunities. They are left vulnerable in these times of climate instability and are often dependent on fi...
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Questo libro presenta un' approccio alla gestione dei valori culturali nel cotesto di comunità locali. L' intento è quello di supportare l'avviamento di nuove idee di sviluppo e allo stesso tempo contribuire alla conservazione della cultura e l'empowerment delle comunità locali. La pubblicazione elabora sul l'approccio "bottom-up", dove gli attori...
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The analysis of forms of tourism trends in the Loire Valley aims to initiate similar ideas in the Danube Valley in Serbia. The field research identified similar relief qualities, fertile alluvial soil, and similar economic activities, such as farming, animal husbandry, horticulture and viticulture, which are reminiscent of the Danube valley. In add...
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This article offers an ethnographic exploration of the Vlachs in the Branicevo region of Serbia. The Vlachs rarely exist anywhere as a distinct ethnic group due to their permanent assimilation with other ethnic groups. The thing that has always been linked to the folklore of the Vlachs and still attracts a large number of people to come and visit s...
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Hydropower, biomass, biogas, biofuels, wind power, solar energy and geothermal energy are the major resources to provide Backa region with most of its. Backa extends between 45°16' and 46°22' of the northern latitude and 18°36' and 20°37' of the eastern longitude. It occupies the north-eastern part of Vojvodina, i.e. the most north-western part...
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Titel is the largest and the most interesting settlement in the foothill of Titel hill, according to its area/expanse it is small, but the loess plateau in Serbia. It has the most characteristic position of all Backa settlements in Potisje. It is located in the place where Titel hill is the closest to loess strata in Srem in Fruska gora and where t...
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The paper deals with analysis of population growth and components of demographic growth in five most important spa settlements in Serbia: Vrnjacka banja, Niska banj, Banja Koviljaca. As indices of demographic development, we have analyzed: natural and mechanical movement of population, age and sex, activity and sex, households and apartments in spa...
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Cities are ambiental, but also complex cultural tourist motifs. Different elements are combined in them, such as: attractiveness of architecture modern accomplishments, centers of cultural, artistic and sports life etc. Old city centers play an important role in cultural, tourist movements and they are unavoidable when visiting a city. They are com...
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The subject of this paper is the inventory and classification of functional values of relevant conditions and factors, with the emphasis on fundamental resources, comprising natural and social tourist attractions, which stand in immediate connection with the rural tourism in mountain part of Vojvodina province, on the case study of settlement of Gu...

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