• "Every perfect traveler always creates the country where he travels." (Nikos Kazantzakis)

  • "Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity." (Aristotle)

  • "If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?" (Albert Einstein)

Journals & Periodicals

  • Papathanassis, A. (2017).  Cruise Tourism Management: State of the Art.  Tourism Review, 72(1): 104-119
  • Papathanassis, A. (2016).  Combating Tourism-related Corruption: Effective Countermeasures Derived from Analysing Tourists’ Perceptions and Experiences. Ovidius University Annals Economic Sciences Series, 16(2): 248-255
  • Papathanassis, A. (2016).  Curing the ‘Beach Disease’:  Corruption and the Potential of Tourism-led Transformation for Developing Countries and Transitional Economies.  Ovidius University Annals Economic Sciences Series, 16(1): 75-80
  • Papathanassis, A. & Bunda, N.R. (2016).  Action Research for Sustainable Cruise Tourism Development: The Black Sea Region Case Study.  Tourism in Marine Environments, 11(2-3): 161-180
  • Papathanassis, A. & Klein, R. (2015).  “Long-Tail” or “Fairy Tale”:  The Case for Scientific Publishing in Cruise Tourism.  Tourism in Marine Environments, Special Issue 10 (3–4): 144-149
  • Papathanassis, A. & Dias, F. (2014).  “Freeing the Lions”:  Tourism Research in a Changing World.  European Journal of Tourism, Hospitality & Recreation. Special Issue: 03-16
  • Papathanassis, A. (2014). Cruise Sector & ‘Glocal’ Corporate Citizenship: The 5th International Cruise Conference, Bremerhaven, Germany 24-26 January 2014. International Journal of Tourism Research, DOI: 10.1002/jtr.2006
  • Papathanassis, A., Matuszewski, I. & Havekost, K. (2013). 'Short of a Picnic?': Reconsidering sandwich-programmes in cruise education, Journal of Hospitality, Leisure, Sport & Tourism Education, 13: 47-59
  • Papathanassis, A. (2012). Guest-to-guest interaction on board cruise ships: Exploring social dynamics and the role of situational factors, Tourism Management, 33(5):1148-1158
  • Papathanassis, A. & Brejla, P. (2012).  Travel agency extranet acceptance: The role of content, usability and appearance, Journal of Information Technology & Tourism.  13(2): 105-117
  • Sohns, K. , Breitner, M. & Papathanassis, A. (2011).  Online Content Mining Technologies for the Cruise Industry: State-of-the-Art and Acceptance, European Journal of Tourism, Hospitality & Recreation. 2(3):  55-77
  • Papathanassis, A. (2011). The cruise industry: the other side of growth, the third international cruise conference, Dubrovnik, Croatia 16 - 18 May 2011, International Journal of Tourism Research, 13(5): 508-510
  • Papathanassis, A & Beckmann, I. (2011). Assessing the ‘poverty of cruise theory’ hypothesis, Annals of Tourism Research, 38(1): 153-174
  • Papathanassis, A. &, Knolle, F. (2011). Exploring the adoption and processing of online holiday reviews: A grounded theory approach. Tourism Management, 32: 215–224
  • Gibson, P. & Papathanassis, A. (2010). The Cruise Industry – emerging issues, problems and solutions: The 2nd International Cruise Conference, International Journal of Tourism Research, 12: 405-407
  • Papathanassis, A. & Papathanassis, A. (2009). Konferenzbericht:  Die Revolution der Informations- & Kommunikationstechnologien und daraus resultierte Entwicklungen im Tourismus, in der Reiseindustrie, sowie in der Hotelbranche - 7. E-Touristik Zukunftsforum, Zeitschrift für Tourismuswissenschaft. 1(2): 199-202
  • Gibson, P. & Papathanassis, A. (2009). Cruise Sector Futures - Exploring growth-related opportunities & challenges:  The 1st International Cruise Conference, Journal of Tourism Consumption & Practice. 1(1): 113-117
  • Papathanassis, A & Gibson, P. (2009). Cruise Sector Futures:  Exploring growth-related opportunities & challenges. International Journal of Tourism Research, 11(1): 105-106
  • Papathanassis, A. & Buhalis, D. (2007). Exploring the Information & Communication Technologies Revolution and Visioning the Future of Tourism, Travel and Hospitality Industries, International Journal of Tourism Research. 9(5): 385-387
  • Papathanassis, A. (2007). Online auf See mit Kreuzfahrt 2.0, An Bord, (1): 62-64
  • Papathanassis, A. (2006). Überleben und Erfolg in der Kreuzfahrtbranche:  Einführung von Innovationen, An Bord. (5): 68-69