Critical Concepts in Tourism

The Critical Concepts in Tourism series gathers crucial research material on areas within the broad field of study that is Tourism. Focusing on areas of academic interest, works within this series will appeal to scholars and students of this subject.

Serious academic interest in Tourism is still comparatively recent. However, within a short space of time there has been high output in the number of research works emerging. Collections within this series collate the key materials, including works from less accessible sources, journals and other hard-to-find or out of print publications.

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    Tourism Planning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dallen Timothy

    It has long been recognized that tourism unhindered and unrestricted can have extremely negative social, cultural, environmental, and economic consequences. As a result, new approaches to tourism development have emerged in recent decades to mitigate the worst of these effects. Tourism planning,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Tourism

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    Tourist Experience

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Sharpley

    There is a long history of research into why and how individuals participate in and experience tourism, exploring the demand and motivation for tourism and the roles that tourists adopt—that is, how people perform tourism. At the same time, questions surrounding the significance and meaning of…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Tourism

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    Tourism Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fennell David

    The promulgation of the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism by the General Assembly of the World Tourism Organization in 1999 underscored the growing importance of tourism ethics as a significant domain of research and study. Following the lead of other applied fields—like environmental ethics,…

    Hardback – 2016-04-22
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Tourism

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    Event Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen J. Page, Joanne Connell

    Edited by two leading scholars in the field, this is the first title in a new Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in Tourism. It is a four-volume collection of canonical and cutting-edge research in event tourism. The origins of event tourism as a topic of serious academic interest are…

    Hardback – 2009-10-29
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Tourism