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  • The Amusement Park

    History, Culture and the Heritage of Pleasure

    Edited by Jason Wood

    Cyclone, Revolution, Corkscrew; Luna Park, Pleasure Beach, Dreamland – names and places instantly familiar to rollercoaster and amusement park enthusiasts. But what first gave rise to the concept and nomenclature of the amusement park; how did amusement parks develop in Britain and elsewhere, and…

    Hardback – 2017-02-07 
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • Advances in Social Media for Travel, Tourism and Hospitality

    New Perspectives, Practice and Cases

    Edited by Marianna Sigala, Ulrike Gretzel

    Building on the foundations of Social Media in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality, this volume presents new developments in research theories, methodologies and applications related to the exploitation and impacts of social media in tourism, travel and hospitality, together with a critical review of…

    Hardback – 2017-02-05 
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Management of International Resort Hotel Operations

    By Robert Hayward, David Graham, John Soane, Zoe McClelland

    The resort hotel industry is booming. As our individual travel spend increases, so does this part of the international hospitality and tourism industry. The Management of International Resort Hotel Operations is the first text to provide a holistic overview into the management and operational…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02 

  • Hairdressing and Barbering: Level 1

    The Interactive Textbook, 2nd Edition

    By Charlotte Church, Alison Read

    For Level 1 Hairdressing students on NVQ, SVQ and VRQ courses. A genuinely new and innovative way for students to study hairdressing, this new textbook is supported with extensive multimedia material and activities at no extra cost. Some books include a few videos and basic materials, but this…

    Paperback – 2017-02-01 

  • The Indian Hospitality Industry

    Dynamics and Future Trends

    Edited by Sandeep Munjal, Sudhanshu Bhushan

    India has been in transition for the last two decades, moving from a mixed economy toward a market economy model, and the Indian hospitality industry is metamorphosing into a mature industry. It is time that the story of the Indian hospitality industry is told. The Indian Hospitality Industry:…

    Hardback – 2017-01-31 
    Apple Academic Press
    Advances in Hospitality and Tourism

  • Street Food

    Culture, economy, health and governance

    Edited by Ryzia De Cassia Vieira Cardoso, Michèle Companion, Stefano Roberto Marras

    Prepared foods, for sale in streets, squares or markets, are ubiquitous around the world and throughout history. This volume is one of the first to provide a comprehensive social science perspective on street food, illustrating its immense cultural diversity and economic significance, both in…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Nature Tourism

    By Joseph S. Chen, Nina K. Prebensen

    In the last decades, a fast rise of emerging economies, like the BRICS nations, have propelled the growth of tourism worldwide. Meanwhile, a plethora of nature destinations has been developed to supply the diverse needs of the new wave of demand from emerging economies so as to entice the existing…

    Hardback – 2017-01-24 
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • 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 – 2017-01-18 

  • Event Management in Sport, Recreation and Tourism

    Theoretical and Practical Dimensions, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Cheryl Mallen, Lorne J. Adams

    Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, Event Management in Sport, Recreation and Tourism provides a comprehensive theoretical and practical framework for planning and managing events. Focusing on the role of event managers and their diverse responsibilities through each phase of the…

    Paperback – 2017-01-18 

  • Sustainable Tourism on a Finite Planet

    Environmental, Business and Policy Solutions

    By Megan Epler Wood

     Sustainable Tourism on a Finite Planet challenges readers to consider the new skills, tools and investments required to protect irreplaceable global resources from the impacts of escalating tourism demand in the next 50 years. This volume documents how technology is driving a travel…

    Paperback – 2017-01-17 

  • Understanding Sport in International Development

    By Tess Kay

    This book makes an important contribution to the growing literature on sport in international development. It introduces and explores the practice and efficacy of international sport development through the experiences of young people who become engaged in sport programmes, as described in their…

    Paperback – 2017-01-15 
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Casino and Gaming Resort Investigations

    By Derk J. Boss, Alan W. Zajic

    In a casino, opportunities for theft, fraud, cheating and misconduct are high. Surveillance systems and standing security teams are not enough. Schemes and scams, from both internal and external sources and from elaborate to simple, will be attempted. Casino and Gaming Resort Investigations…

    Hardback – 2017-01-15 
    CRC Press

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