E-books: Tourism, Hospitality and Events

  • Valuing U.S. National Parks and Programs: America’s Best Investment book cover

    Valuing U.S. National Parks and Programs

    America’s Best Investment, 1st Edition

    By Linda J. Bilmes, John B. Loomis

    This book provides the first comprehensive economic valuation of U.S. National Parks (including monuments, seashores, lakeshores, recreation areas, and historic sites) and National Park Service (NPS) programs. The book develops a comprehensive framework to calculate the economic value of protected…

    eBook – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

  • Tourism Innovation: Technology, Sustainability and Creativity book cover

    Tourism Innovation

    Technology, Sustainability and Creativity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vanessa Ratten, Vitor Braga, Jose Álvarez-García, Maria de la Cruz del Rio-Rama

    Tourism can take many different forms and types but increasingly it is viewed as one of the most innovative industries. This book showcases the innovations in tourism through a creativity, sustainability and technology perspective. Tourism Innovation: Technology, Sustainability and Creativity…

    eBook – 2019-06-26
    Routledge
    Innovation and Technology Horizons

  • Cruise Tourism in the Caribbean: Selling Sunshine book cover

    Cruise Tourism in the Caribbean

    Selling Sunshine, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martha Honey

    This book explores the lessons learned from half a century of Caribbean cruise tourism; one of the most popular and profitable sectors of the tourism industry. The modern-day cruise industry dates from the 1960s when the three major cruise lines, Carnival, Royal Caribbean, and Norwegian, set up…

    eBook – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • Casino and Gaming Resort Investigations book cover

    Casino and Gaming Resort Investigations

    1st Edition

    By Derk J. Boss, Alan W. Zajic

    Casino and Gaming Resort Investigations addresses the continued and growing need for gaming security professionals to properly and successfully investigate the increasing and unique types of crime they will face in their careers. As the gaming industry has grown, so has the need for competent and…

    eBook – 2019-06-14
    Routledge

  • A Pinch of Culinary Science: Boiling an Egg Inside Out and Other Kitchen Tales book cover

    A Pinch of Culinary Science

    Boiling an Egg Inside Out and Other Kitchen Tales, 1st Edition

    By Anu Inkeri Hopia, Erik Cyrus Fooladi

    This book provides a playground for the readers to practice and develop scientific thinking, by exploring the world of food in a fun way. The authors take the role of someone trying to find interesting questions to ask about familiar, though often hidden, phenomena. Claims (or myths) on everyday…

    eBook – 2019-06-14
    CRC Press

  • The Green Travel Guide book cover

    The Green Travel Guide

    2nd Edition

    By Greg Neale

    This book suggests ways in which we can enjoy our holidays and our travel even more: by becoming green travellers. It also suggests different types of green holidays and encourages some of the better examples of good environmental practice in holidaymaking around the world.…

    eBook – 2019-03-12
    Routledge

  • Hospitality in Asia: A New Paradigm book cover

    Hospitality in Asia

    A New Paradigm, 1st Edition

    By Kaye Chon

    In a rapidly advancing era, a fresh look at the concept of hospitality from socio-cultural perspectives is needed. This book proposes that a new paradigm in hospitality has been developed in Asia due to its unique culture, social values and traditions. Based on Kaye Chon’s extensive field research…

    eBook – 2019-01-31
    Routledge

  • Museum Activism book cover

    Museum Activism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert R. Janes, Richard Sandell

    Only a decade ago, the notion that museums, galleries and heritage organisations might engage in activist practice, with explicit intent to act upon inequalities, injustices and environmental crises, was met with scepticism and often derision. Seeking to purposefully bring about social change was…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge
    Museum Meanings

  • More Cooking Innovations: Novel Hydrocolloids for Special Dishes book cover

    More Cooking Innovations

    Novel Hydrocolloids for Special Dishes, 1st Edition

    By Amos Nussinovitch, Madoka Hirashima

    Hydrocolloids are among the most commonly used ingredients in the food industry. They function as thickeners, gelling agents, texturizers, stabilizers, and emulsifiers, and have applications in the areas of edible coatings and flavor release. This book More Cooking Innovations: Novel Hydrocolloids…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    CRC Press

  • Coral Reefs: Tourism, Conservation and Management book cover

    Coral Reefs: Tourism, Conservation and Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Prideaux, Anja Pabel

    Coral reefs are an important tourism resource for many coastal and island destinations and generate a range of benefits to their local communities, including as a food source, income from tourism, employment and recreational opportunities. However, coral reefs are under increasing threat from…

    eBook – 2018-08-30
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • The Shape of Wine: Its Packaging Evolution book cover

    The Shape of Wine

    Its Packaging Evolution, 1st Edition

    By Henry H. Work

    Grape wine has been produced for at least 4,000 years, having been aged, stored and transported in every conceivable type of vessel. Its seductiveness has been enhanced by this packaging: primarily three strikingly different containers – amphorae, wooden barrels and glass bottles. Henry H. Work…

    eBook – 2018-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of Gastronomy, Food and Drink

  • Travel Journalism: Informing Tourists in the Digital Age book cover

    Travel Journalism

    Informing Tourists in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    By Bryan Pirolli

    In the last decade, with the success of review sites and online commentaries and the increased accessibility of travel information online, the job of a traditional travel journalist is being challenged. Travel Journalism closely examines the impact of digital media and technology on this specialist…

    eBook – 2018-07-11
    Routledge

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