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  • Slow Tourism, Food and Cities

    Pace and the Search for the ‘Good Life’

    Edited by Michael Clancy

    Slow Food began in the late 1980s as a response to the spread of fast food establishmentsand as a larger statement against globalization and the perceived deterioration of modern life. Since then, slow practices have permeated into other areas, including cities and territories and travel and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • Authentic and Inauthentic Places in Tourism

    From Heritage Sites to Theme Parks

    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 explore what might be described as the more traditional objects…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Anglo-American Travelers and the Hotel Experience in Nineteenth-Century Literature

    Nation, Hospitality, Travel Writing

    Edited by Monika M Elbert, Susanne Schmid

    This volume examines the hotel experience of Anglo-American travelers in the nineteenth century from the viewpoint of literary and cultural studies as well as spatiality theory. Focusing on the social and imaginary space of the hotel in fiction, periodicals, diaries, and travel accounts, the essays…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability

    Adapting to Social, Political and Economic Change

    Edited by Joseph M. Cheer, Alan A. Lew

    In a world increasingly faced with, and divided by, regional and global crises, resilience has emerged as a key concept with significant relevance for tourism.   A paradigmatic shift is taking place in the long-term planning of tourism development, in which the prevailing focus on sustainability is…

    Hardback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • Tourism Resilience and Adaptation to Environmental Change

    Edited by Alan A. Lew, Joseph M. Cheer

    In recent years, resilience theory has come to occupy the core of our understanding and management of the adaptive capacity of people and places in complex social and environmental systems. Despite this, tourism scholars have been slow to adopt resilience concepts, at a time when the emergence of…

    Hardback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • Leisure and Food

    Edited by Heather Mair, Jennifer Sumner

    Leisure and food seem to be a natural fit, but the recent, unprecedented focus on all aspects of food has not been reflected in the field of leisure studies. This book is the first to combine these vital aspects of human interest by exploring the interface between leisure and food in a number of…

    Paperback – 2017-08-20 
    Routledge

  • Innovation and Tourism Destination Development

    Edited by Henrik Halkier, Marek Kozak, Bo Svensson

    Tourism is a central part of regional development strategies in many localities around Europe, not just in traditional coastal or mountain resorts but also in areas without a strong track record with regard to visitor economy. In a globalising world, destinations can no longer take their…

    Paperback – 2017-08-20 
    Routledge

  • Tourism Planning

    Edited by Dallen Timothy

    It has long been recognized that tourism unhindered and unrestricted can have extremely negative social, cultural, environmental, and economic consequences. As a result, new approaches to tourism development have emerged in recent decades to mitigate the worst of these effects. Tourism planning,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-11 
    Routledge

  • Festival Encounters

    Theoretical Perspectives on Festival Events

    By Michelle Duffy, Judith Mair

    Festivals and events are of enormous significance to many communities around the world. They can have historic, religious, cultural and traditional significance, and are also important parts of community building. This book focuses on these small scale, non-metropolitan events (i.e. rural, regional…

    Hardback – 2017-08-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

  • Corporate Finance: The Basics

    By Terence C.M. Tse

    Corporate Finance: The Basics is a concise introduction to the inner workings of finance at the company level. It aims to take the fear out of corporate finance and add the fun in, presenting the subject in a way that is simple to grasp and easy to digest. Its aim is to explain – and demystify –…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Walking

    Edited by C. Michael Hall, Yael Ram, Noam Shoval

    Walking is an essentially human activity. From a basic means of transport and opportunity for leisure through to being a religious act, walking has served as a significant philosophical, literary and historical subject. Thoreau’s 1851 lecture on Walking or the Romantic walks of the Wordsworths at…

    Hardback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge

  • Crossing Borders

    Edited by Mimi Sheller, Kevin Hannam

    Crossing Borders examines how translocal, transnational, and internal borders of various kinds distribute uneven capabilities for moving, dwelling, and circulating. The contributors offer nuanced understandings of the politics of mobility across various kinds of borders and forms of cultural…

    Hardback – 2017-08-04 
    Routledge

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