• UNESCO Biosphere Reserves: Supporting Biocultural Diversity, Sustainability and Society book cover

    UNESCO Biosphere Reserves

    Supporting Biocultural Diversity, Sustainability and Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maureen G. Reed, Martin F. Price

    UNESCO Biosphere Reserves (BRs) are geographical regions of global socio-ecological significance. They are designated within UNESCO’s Man and Biosphere Programme, and form an international, intergovernmental network that supports the aims of sustainability science. This book shows their global…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • American Chinese Restaurants: Society, Culture and Consumption book cover

    American Chinese Restaurants

    Society, Culture and Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny Banh, Haiming Liu

    With case studies from the USA, Canada, Chile, and other countries in Latin America, American Chinese Restaurants examines the lived experiences of what it is like to work in a Chinese restaurant. The book provides ethnographic insights on small family business, struggling immigrant parents, and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-16 
    Routledge

  • Sport, Events, Tourism and Regeneration book cover

    Sport, Events, Tourism and Regeneration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Wise, John Harris

    Investments in sport, events and tourism in cities and wider regions are part of nascent regeneration strategies linked to transitioning economic bases and place images. While it is important to consider physical regeneration, there is a range of subsequent benefits and opportunities brought about…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Gentrification in Contemporary Metropolises: International Perspectives book cover

    Tourism and Gentrification in Contemporary Metropolises

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Gravari-Barbas, Sandra Guinand

    Tourism gentrification is a critical shaping force of socio-economic and contemporary urban landscapes. This book aims to be the first substantive text on this subject, explaining the multiple and complex relationships between tourism and gentrification and their outcomes and manifestations in…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Advances in Social Media for Travel, Tourism and Hospitality: New Perspectives, Practice and Cases book cover

    Advances in Social Media for Travel, Tourism and Hospitality

    New Perspectives, Practice and Cases, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marianna Sigala, Ulrike Gretzel

    This book brings together cutting edge research and applications of social media and related technologies, their uses by consumers and businesses in travel, tourism and hospitality. The first section addresses topical issues related to how social media influence the operations and strategies of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Nature Tourism book cover

    Nature Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph S. Chen, Nina K. Prebensen

    In recent decades, the fast rise of emerging economies, like the BRICS nations, has propelled the growth of tourism worldwide. Meanwhile, a plethora of nature destinations has been developed to meet the diverse needs of the new wave of demand from emerging economies and to entice…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Performing Cultural Tourism: Communities, Tourists and Creative Practices book cover

    Performing Cultural Tourism

    Communities, Tourists and Creative Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Carson, Mark Pennings

    While experiential staging is well documented in tourism studies, not enough has been written about the diverse types of experiences and expectations that visitors bring to the tourist space and how communities respond to, or indeed challenge, these expectations. This book brings together new ideas…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Authentic and Inauthentic Places in Tourism: From Heritage Sites to Theme Parks book cover

    Authentic and Inauthentic Places in Tourism

    From Heritage Sites to Theme Parks, 1st Edition

    By Jane Lovell, Chris Bull

    With the rise of post-truth and fake news, a thorough examination of authenticity has never been so relevant. This book explores the geography of authenticity, investigating a wide variety of places used by tourists. Not only does it assess what might be described as the more traditional objects…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Women and Sex Tourism Landscapes book cover

    Women and Sex Tourism Landscapes

    1st Edition

    By Erin Sanders-McDonagh

    Sexual spaces, normally inhabited by (mostly) female sex workers, are understood as masculine spaces, and positioned for and around male consumers. However, red light zones and public sex performances in both Thailand and Holland are being explored and visually consumed by female tourists in…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Dark Tourism: Practice and interpretation book cover

    Dark Tourism

    Practice and interpretation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Glenn Hooper, John J. Lennon

    Dark Tourism, as well as other terms such as Thanatourism and Grief Tourism, has been much discussed in the past two decades. This volume provides a comprehensive exploration of the subject from the point of view of both practice - how Dark Tourism is performed, what practical and physical…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Positive Tourism book cover

    Positive Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sebastian Filep, Jennifer Laing, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

    Tourism affects millions of individuals, numerous societies and environments in multiple, nuanced and overlapping ways. While it can be viewed as a frivolous leisure pursuit or simply a large industry, with potentially destructive impacts, it might also be understood in terms of its effects on…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Vertical Disintegration in the Corporate Hotel Industry: The End of Business as Usual book cover

    Vertical Disintegration in the Corporate Hotel Industry

    The End of Business as Usual, 1st Edition

    By Angela Roper

    This book evaluates how and why vertical disintegration has occurred in the global corporate hotel industry, as it undergoes a structural transformation. It provides a unique insight into the new competitive landscape. Underpinned by academic literature, it includes first-hand accounts from the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Hospitality

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