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  • The Sexual and Gender Politics of Sport Mega-Events

    Roving Colonialism

    By Heather Sykes

    This challenging new study examines gender and sexuality in relation to the ‘roving colonialism’ of sport mega-events. Built around four case studies in postcolonial and settler colonial contexts—the Olympics in Vancouver, London and Sochi and soccer fans in the Egyptian revolution—the book…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Sport

  • Social Enterprise and Special Events

    Edited by Julie Olberding

    During the past twenty years, the field of nonprofit management has grown significantly in terms of the number of nonprofit organizations, number of people employed, and amount of funds raised. A key activity of nonprofit organizations has been organizing events. Their purpose is often twofold: to…

    Hardback – 2016-12-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social Enterprise & Social Innovation

  • Tourism, Travel, and Blogging

    A discursive analysis of online travel narratives

    By Deepti Ruth Azariah

    Travel often inspires the creation of narratives about journeys and destinations, more so with the increasing availability of online platforms, applications for smartphones and tablets, and various other social media technologies. This book examines travel blogs and their associated social media as…

    Hardback – 2016-12-07 
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • The Rise of Thana-Capitalism and Tourism

    By Maximiliano E. Korstanje

    We live in a society that is bombarded by news of accidents, disasters and terrorist attacks. We are obsessed by the presence of death. It is commodified in newspapers, the media, entertainment, and in our cultural consumption. This book explores the notion of an emergent class of ‘death seekers’…

    Hardback – 2016-12-07 
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Surfing

    Edited by Gregory Borne, Jess Ponting

    Whilst being an ambiguous and contested concept, sustainability has become one of the 21st 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 recognised…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Viticulture

    The Vines and Wines of Burgundy

    By Claude Chapuis

    Written by an expert of the ins and outs of viticulture in Burgundy and many other areas of the world, this new volume showcases the wine-growing culture of Burgundy. Sustainable Viticulture: The Vines and Wines of Burgundy covers the rich history and culture of the wine growing tradition of the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Apple Academic Press
    Advances in Hospitality and Tourism

  • International Cases in the Business of Sport

    Second Edition

    Edited by Simon Chadwick, Dave Arthur, John Beech

    Contemporary sport is big business. Major teams, leagues, franchises, merchandisers and retailers are in fierce competition in a dynamic global market place. Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, International Cases in the Business of Sport presents an unparalleled range of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Health Tourism

    Edited by Melanie Kay Smith, Laszlo Puczko

    Health and travel? Travelling for health? Healthy travel? The arena of health related tourism is currently very dynamic with both Medical and Wellness tourism forecasted to enjoy an exponential rate of growth in coming years. Press releases and publications are shared almost daily indicating how…

    Hardback – 2016-11-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Valuing World Heritage Cities

    By Tanja Vahtikari

    With its celebrated World Heritage List, UNESCO steers the global heritage agenda through the definition and redefinition of what constitutes heritage and by offering the highest-level forum for heritage professionalism. While it is the national governments that nominate sites for inclusion in the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Cultural Heritage and Tourism Series

  • Sport’s Relationship with Other Leisure Industries

    Historical Perspectives

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Events Project Management

    By Hanya Pielichaty, Georgiana Els, Ian Reed, Vanessa Mawer

    This book provides Events Management students with an accessible and essential introduction to project management.Written by both academics and industry experts, Events Project Management offers a unique blend of theory and practice to encourage and contextualise project management requirements…

    Paperback – 2016-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Island Geographies

    Essays and conversations

    Edited by Elaine Stratford

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    Hardback – 2016-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

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