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  • Event Impact book cover

    Event Impact

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Armbrecht, Tommy D. Andersson

    Events are increasingly used instrumentally to achieve goals of society such as cultural development, destination branding or economic development. Event impacts are, however, routinely measured from a purely economic perspective. Event Impact fills an important niche and a void in the literature…

    Paperback – 2019-01-20 
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Surfing book cover

    Sustainable Surfing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gregory Borne, Jess Ponting

    Whilst being an ambiguous and contested concept, sustainability has become one of the twenty-first century’s most pervasive ideas, as humanity’s increasing impact on the environment, as well as increasing social and economic inequalities, have local and global consequences. Surfing is a globally…

    Paperback – 2018-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Japanese Popular Culture and Contents Tourism book cover

    Japanese Popular Culture and Contents Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip A. Seaton, Takayoshi Yamamura

    Contents tourism is tourism induced by the contents (narratives, characters, locations and other creative elements) of films, novels, games, manga, anime, television dramas and other forms of popular culture. Amidst the boom in global interest in Japanese popular culture, the utilization of popular…

    Paperback – 2018-12-02 
    Routledge

  • Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and Repetitive Strain Injury: Current Concepts in Diagnosis, Management, Disability, and Health Economics book cover

    Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and Repetitive Strain Injury

    Current Concepts in Diagnosis, Management, Disability, and Health Economics, 1st Edition

    By Irwin J Russell

    Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and Repetitive Strain Injury provides a summary of information from a conference on chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), fibromyalgia syndrome (FS), and related disorders. Many of the contributors are known for being actively involved in the study of the target…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Historicizing the Pan-American Games book cover

    Historicizing the Pan-American Games

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Kidd, Cesar Torres

    The Pan-American Games, begun officially in 1951 in Buenos Aires and held in every region of the western hemisphere, have become one of the largest multi-sport games in the world. 6,132 athletes from 41 countries competed in 48 sports in the 2015 Games in Toronto, Canada. The Games are…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society - Historical Perspectives

  • Leveraging Mega-Event Legacies book cover

    Leveraging Mega-Event Legacies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Grix

    This is a multidisciplinary contribution to the burgeoning literature on and around mega-events in general and sports mega-events in particular. The volume is not specifically about mega-events or their management, but rather how such events act as a lens through which a number of important and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Sport’s Relationship with Other Leisure Industries: Historical Perspectives book cover

    Sport’s Relationship with Other Leisure Industries

    Historical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin Litherland, Dion Georgiou

    This innovative and timely volume of essays critically interrogates the shared histories between sport and a variety of leisure, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Sport’s Relationship with Other Leisure Industries: Historical perspectives spans the bowling greens of early modern England to the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Sport Marketing: Global perspectives book cover

    Contemporary Sport Marketing

    Global perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by James J. Zhang, Brenda G. Pitts

    The international nature of the sport industry requires a global approach to sport marketing practices. Organisations need to develop a good understanding of the laws, regulations, values and norms of the countries and cultures in which they operate. This book brings together world-leading sport…

    Paperback – 2018-10-10
    Routledge
    World Association for Sport Management Series

  • Brazilian Sports History book cover

    Brazilian Sports History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mauricio Drumond, Victor Andrade de Melo

    Sport History is a growing field of study in Brazil. In the past decades, scholars from different areas have taken an increasing interest in studying how sports help us in understanding broader social, cultural, political and economic aspects of society. Barriers of language have often distanced…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society - Historical Perspectives

  • Sport and Architecture book cover

    Sport and Architecture

    1st Edition

    By Benjamin S. Flowers

    Sport and architecture are two elements of contemporary life that have a broad and profound impact on the world around us. The role architecture plays in shaping buildings and societies has occupied historians for centuries. Likewise, the cultural, economic, and political importance of sport is the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Sport

  • The Routledge Companion to Arts Marketing book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Arts Marketing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daragh O'Reilly, Ruth Rentschler, Theresa A. Kirchner

    The relationship between the arts and marketing has been growing ever more complex, as the proliferation of new technologies and social media has opened up new forms of communication. This book covers the broad and involved relationship between the arts and marketing. It frames "arts marketing" in…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • Migration, Micro-Business and Tourism in Thailand: Highlanders in the City book cover

    Migration, Micro-Business and Tourism in Thailand

    Highlanders in the City, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Trupp

    Visitors to Thailand’s urban and beach-sided tourist hotspots notice the presence of colourful and predominantly female vendors offering self-made and mass-manufactured products. A high percentage of these vendors are members of the highland ethnic minority group of Akha who have become…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Diasporas, Migrations and Mobilities

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