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  • Current Issues in Asian Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Cooper, C. Michael Hall

    This comprehensive volume was put together in response to the growing amount of research on tourism in Asia and an increasing number of authors from Asian countries. It concentrates on two aspects of Asian: first, the Asian tourists themselves, and second, economic development and tourism in the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Cruise Tourism in the Caribbean

    Selling Sunshine, 1st Edition

    By Martha Honey

    This book explores the lessons learned from half a century of Caribbean cruise tourism; one of the most popular and profitable sectors of the tourism industry. The modern-day cruise industry dates from the 1960s when the three major cruise lines, Carnival, Royal Caribbean, and Norwegian, set up…

    Paperback – 2019-06-27 
    Routledge

  • Urban Restructuring, Power and Capitalism in the Tourist City

    Contested Terrains of Marrakesh, 1st Edition

    By Khalid Madhi

    The book focuses on the processes of urban restructuring, power relations, and the touristic boom in cities. Through an indepth analysis of Marrakech, Morroco, the book proposes a comprehensive analytic framework. It highlights the issues of (post)coloniality, ideology, heritage-commodification,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • City Branding and Promotion

    The Strategic Approach, 1st Edition

    By Waldemar Cudny

    This book explores theoretical concepts of strategic promotion and place branding in cities. It outlines the issues associated with strategic management of urban territories and highlights various types of development strategies that seek to encourage socio-economic development, growth and city…

    Hardback – 2019-05-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Perspectives on Urban Growth, Innovation and Change

  • Neighborhood Branding, Identity and Tourism

    1st Edition

    By Staci M. Zavattaro

    This book delves into neighborhood branding by looking at the City of Orlando and the identities that set each neighborhood apart from another. Orlando is an international tourism capital, known for its abundant theme parks that allow for an escape from reality. The word Orlando is almost…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus in Tourism

  • Hospitality in Asia

    A New Paradigm, 1st Edition

    By Kaye Chon

    In a rapidly advancing era, a fresh look at the concept of hospitality from socio-cultural perspectives is needed. This book proposes that a new paradigm in hospitality has been developed in Asia due to its unique culture, social values and traditions. Based on Kaye Chon’s extensive field research…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20
    Routledge

  • Tourism, Conflict and Contested Heritage in Former Yugoslavia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Josef Ploner, Patrick Naef

    Described as ‘cultural crossroads’ or ‘mosaic’, ‘powder keg’, ‘border’, ‘bridge’ or Europe’s ‘Other’, the region comprising former Yugoslavia has, over time, conjured up ambiguous imaginaries associated with political unrest, national contest and ethnic divide. Since the disintegration of…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • Event Impact

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Armbrecht, Tommy D. Andersson

    Events are increasingly used instrumentally to achieve goals of society such as cultural development, destination branding or economic development. Event impacts are, however, routinely measured from a purely economic perspective. Event Impact fills an important niche and a void in the literature…

    Paperback – 2019-01-21
    Routledge

  • Ecotourism in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Thirty Years of Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kenneth Backman, Ian E. Munanura

    Since its first mention in the academic literature, ecotourism has been endorsed by NGOs and governments as the most environmentally sound and locally beneficial method of tourist development. Over the last thirty years sub-Saharan Africa has adopted ecotourism as the primary focus for tourism…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Tourism in South-East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hitchcock, Victor T. King, Michael J.G. Parnwell

    South-East Asia has developed rapidly as a tourist destination, but what are the effects of this growth upon the peoples of the region? How far is it possible to control the impact of tourism whilst also supporting the industry's role in the region's development? This book, first published in 1993,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Business and Economics in Asia

  • Gastronomy and Local Development

    The Quality of Products, Places and Experiences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicola Bellini, Cécile Clergeau, Olivier Etcheverria

    Gastronomy, particularly gourmet tourism, is widely acknowledged as having a powerful impact on local development. Public policies have developed in response to research, highlighting gastronomy as key in a successful tourism economy. However, research thus far has not fully explored the underlying…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Instability and Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by María Santana-Gallego, ShiNa Li

    The rise of political instability and terrorism necessitates a reassessment of various tourism policy issues. This book focuses upon evaluating the impact of terrorist political conflicts and other types of instability on the tourism sector and considers the practical implications for countries…

    Hardback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

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