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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 

  • 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

  • Nature Tourism

    Edited by Joseph S. Chen, Nina K. Prebensen

    In the last decades, the 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…

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

  • 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

  • Understanding Sport Management

    International perspectives

    Edited by Trish Bradbury, Ian O'Boyle

    Sport management is a rapidly developing industry which continues to grow in size and scope on an international scale. This comprehensive and engaging textbook offers a complete introduction to core principles and best practice in contemporary sport management. Adopting an issues-based approach and…

    Paperback – 2017-01-12 

  • 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 – 2017-01-06 

  • Gender and Tourism

    Social, Cultural and Spatial Perspectives

    By Cara Carmichael Aitchison

    Gender and Tourism is the first attempt to provide a comprehensive review of the field of gender studies in the context of tourism. This book thoroughly explores and explains tourism as a cultural site and process in which gender identities are represented through exclusionary places, policies and…

    Hardback – 2016-12-30 
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Migration, Micro-Business and Tourism in Thailand

    Highlanders in the City

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-12-21 
    Routledge Studies in Asian Diasporas, Migrations and Mobilities

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