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Routledge Advances in Event Research Series


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The Future of Events & Festivals

The Future of Events & Festivals

1st Edition

Edited By Ian Yeoman, Martin Robertson, Una McMahon - Beattie, Elisa Backer, Karen A. Smith
May 25, 2017

The growth of events and festivals has been significant over the last decade and a wide range of skills are essential to ensure those events are successful.  This requirement has been instrumental in stimulating the creation of more tertiary education opportunities to develop events management...

Event Design Social perspectives and practices

Event Design: Social perspectives and practices

1st Edition

Edited By Greg Richards, Lénia Marques, Karen Mein
May 24, 2017

Events are becoming more complex as their range of functions grows, as meeting places, creative spaces, economic catalysts, social drivers, community builders, image makers, business forums and network nodes. Effective design can produce more successful business models that can help to sustain ...

Events, Society and Sustainability Critical and Contemporary Approaches

Events, Society and Sustainability: Critical and Contemporary Approaches

1st Edition

Edited By Tomas Pernecky, Michael Lück
May 24, 2017

The growth of the events industry brings with it concerns of sustainable management, the sharing of available resources, and ensuring that people and places are not over-exploited. While the environmental and economic dimensions of sustainability have attracted a reasonable attention in the study ...

Exploring Community Festivals and Events

Exploring Community Festivals and Events

1st Edition

Edited By Allan Jepson, Alan Clarke
May 24, 2017

The development of the festival and event industry has seen large scale growth and extensive government support as a result of objectives to enhance and project the image of place and leverage positive sponsorship and regeneration opportunities. As we move deeper into austerity measures prompted by...

Exploring the Social Impacts of Events

Exploring the Social Impacts of Events

1st Edition

Edited By Greg Richards, Marisa de Brito, Linda Wilks
May 24, 2017

Social impacts are increasingly used as one of the main justifications for staging and funding events, and yet there is very little empirical evidence on the extent to which these impacts are realised by different kinds of events or in different settings. This timely volume fills this gap by being ...

Rituals and Traditional Events in the Modern World

Rituals and Traditional Events in the Modern World

1st Edition

Edited By Jennifer Laing, Warwick Frost
May 24, 2017

Many events have evolved over centuries, drawing on local customs and conditions. However, as the world becomes increasingly globalised, traditional events and the identities they support are increasingly being challenged and rituals may be lost. Reacting against this trend towards homogeneity, ...

The Value of Events

The Value of Events

1st Edition

Edited By Erik Lundberg, John Armbrecht, Tommy D. Andersson, Donald Getz
May 10, 2017

The Value of Events fills an important niche in the literature on events, being the first book to comprehensively deal with the subject of value creation and measurement, as opposed to impact assessment and programme evaluation.  Value creation and measurement is often done routinely from specific ...

Critical Event Studies

Critical Event Studies

1st Edition

By Karl Spracklen, Ian R. Lamond
June 03, 2016

Within events management, events are commonly categorised within two axes, size and content. Along the size axis events range between the small scale and local, through major events, which garner greater media interest, to internationally significant hallmark and mega events such as the Edinburgh ...

Approaches and Methods in Event Studies

Approaches and Methods in Event Studies

1st Edition

Edited By Tomas Pernecky
May 11, 2016

The recent proliferation of events as a subject of study in its own right has signalled the emergence of a new field – event studies. However, whilst the management-inspired notion of planned events, which strives for conceptual slenderness, may indeed be useful for event managers, the moment we ...

Visitor Attractions and Events Locations and linkages

Visitor Attractions and Events: Locations and linkages

1st Edition

By Adi Weidenfeld, Richard Butler, Allan M. Williams
May 11, 2016

Both visitor attractions and events play pivotal roles in the appeal of tourism destination regions to visitors by virtue of being the main motivator of tourist trips and determining consumers’ choices. However, more recently visitor attractions have become more multifaceted, have proliferated and ...

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