Tourism, Hospitality and Events Products

  • Tourism Planning and Development

    Contemporary Cases and Emerging Issues

    Edited by Jarkko Saarinen, Christian M. Rogerson, C. Michael Hall

    Academically complex and challenging to apply, development and planning are increasingly relevant to the growing tourism industry. This collection contains critical studies on tourism development and planning, and calls for proactive, holistic and responsible thinking. It addresses conceptual and…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Violence

    Edited by Hazel Andrews

    Exploring the connection between tourism and violence, this book draws on a range of disciplinary approaches, including social anthropology, cultural geography, sociology, and tourism studies. Ideas and concepts of violence have long been explored in the social sciences literature but in relation…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Tourism Encounters and Controversies

    Ontological Politics of Tourism Development

    Edited by Gunnar Thór Jóhannesson, Carina Ren, van der Duim René

    The multiplicity of tourism encounters provide some of the best available occasions to observe the social world and its making(s). Focusing on ontological politics of tourism development, this book examines how different versions of tourism are enacted, how encounters between different versions of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Museum and Gallery Studies

    The Basics

    By Rhiannon Mason, Alistair Robinson

    Museum and Gallery Studies: The Basics is an accessible guide for the student approaching Museum and Gallery Studies for the first time. Taking a global view, it covers the key ideas, approaches and contentious issues in the field. Balancing theory and practice, the book address important questions…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Hotel Accommodation Management

    Edited by Roy C Wood

    This book offers students a uniquely concise, accessible and comprehensive introduction to hotel accommodation management that covers the range of managerial subjects and disciplines in the sector.  The book focuses on enduring aspects of the accommodation management function (front office…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Hospitality Essentials Series

  • Inclusive Place Branding

    Critical Perspectives on Theory and Practice

    Edited by Mihalis Karavatzis, Massimo Giovanardi, Maria Lichrou

    Place branding is often a response to inter-place competition and discussed as if it operated in a vacuum, ignoring the needs of local communities. It has developed a set of methods - catchy slogans, colourful logos, "star-chitects", bidding for City of Culture status etc - that are applied as…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Critical Marketing

  • Rivers and Society

    Landscapes, Governance and Livelihoods

    Edited by Malcolm Cooper, Abhik Chakraborty, Shamik Chakraborty

    Rivers and their watersheds constitute some of the most dynamic and complex landscapes. Rivers have sustained human communities, and human societies have utilized and altered river flows in a number of ways for millennia. However, the level of human impact on rivers, and on watershed environments,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Citizen Science for Coastal and Marine Conservation

    Edited by John A. Cigliano, Heidi L. Ballard

    In recent years, citizen science has emerged as a powerful new concept to enable the general public, students, and volunteers to become involved in scientific research. A prime example is in biodiversity conservation, where data collection and monitoring can be greatly enhanced through citizen…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Economy Hotels in China

    A Glocalized Innovative Hospitality Sector

    By Songshan Sam Huang, Xuhua Michael Sun

    While economy or budget hotels have been popular in western countries since the end of the Second World War, they have only emerged as a sector in their own right in China since the mid-1990s. Indeed, as a new service industry sector, economy hotels in China demonstrate important characteristics…

    Paperback – 2017-11-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Being and Dwelling through Tourism

    An anthropological perspective

    By Catherine Palmer

    Much of the existing literature seeks to make sense of tourism based on singular approaches such as visuality, identity, mobility, performance and globalised consumption. What is missing, however, is an overarching framework within which these valuable approaches can be located. This book offers…

    Hardback – 2017-11-10 
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Power, Construction and Meaning in Festivals

    By Allan Jepson, Alan Clarke

    Whether through education, sport or festivity, events form the basis on which we attribute cultural meaning, significance and value to our lives. In this light, community events have the potential to create positive and negative social, cultural, economic and environmental impacts within the…

    Hardback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

  • Theming Asia

    Culture, Nature and Heritage in a Transforming Environment

    Edited by Maribeth Erb, Chin Ee Ong

    Theming Asia: Culture, Nature and Heritage in a Transforming Environment presents a theoretical, thematic and empirical examination of theming, theme parks and themed spaces in contemporary Asia. Drawing on cases from China, Hong Kong, Japan, Kazakhstan, Malaysia and Singapore, it details how the…

    Hardback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge

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