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  • Evaluating High-Speed Rail

    Interdisciplinary perspectives

    Edited by Daniel Albalate, Germà Bel

    High-speed Rail (HSR) is a technological transportation advance that has raised the interest of policy makers and researchers worldwide. The study of High-speed Rail is a recent phenomenon but has received increasing attention due to the extension of this mode of transportation around the globe.…

    Hardback – 2016-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

  • Tourism and Leisure Mobilities

    Politics, work, and play

    Edited by Jillian Rickly, Kevin Hannam, Mary Mostafanezhad

    This book reframes tourism, as well as leisure, within mobilities studies to challenge the limitations that dichotomous understandings of home/away, work/leisure, and host/guest bring. A mobilities approach to tourism and leisure encourages us to think beyond the mobilities of tourists to ways in…

    Hardback – 2016-08-05 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Aviation Economics, 4-vol. set

    Edited by Anne Graham, Peter Morrell

    A new title from Routledge, this is a four-volume collection of cutting-edge and foundational research.…

    Hardback – 2015-12-14
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

  • Recent Advances in Tourism Marketing Research

    By Kaye Sung Chon, Muzaffer Uysal, Daniel Fesenmaier, Joseph O'Leary

    In order to respond to the dynamic changes taking place in the competitive world of tourism, marketing programs need to be constantly adjusted and updated to take account of new market research. Recent Advances in Tourism Marketing Research offers tourism marketers an excellent basis for developing…

    Paperback – 2015-11-27
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Current issues and local realities

    By Marina Novelli

    Over the past 20 years, the perception of tourism as an effective contributor to socio-economic development in the developing world has propagated, with many viewing tourism as a provider for poverty alleviation and towards other UN Millennium Development Goals. Over the same period, readers have…

    Hardback – 2015-09-21
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism

    5th Edition

    By John Tribe

    One of the leading texts in the field, The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism is the ideal introduction to the fundamentals of economics in these industries, helping you to pass an economics module as part of tourism, recreation, events or sport management degrees. It is written in an…

    Paperback – 2015-09-21
    Routledge

  • Regimes of Value in Tourism

    Edited by Emilie Crossley, David Picard

    Drawing from ethnographic work in five continents, this book demonstrates how different regimes of value in tourism can coexist, collide, and compete across a varied geographic terrain. Much theory in tourism economics defines ‘value’ as a measure of monetary worth, a concept governing commodity…

    Hardback – 2015-09-21
    Routledge

  • Tourism and the Globalization of Emotions

    The Intimate Economy of Tango

    By Maria Törnqvist

    Today, an increasing number of people from all over the world travel to Buenos Aires to dance tango. To accommodate these intimate voyagers, tourist agencies offer travel packages, including classes in tango instruction, dance shoe shopping, and special city maps pointing out the tango clubs in…

    Paperback – 2015-09-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Second Homes and Leisure

    New perspectives on a forgotten relationship

    Edited by Trudie Walters, Tara Duncan

    Second homes (variously summer houses, shacks, baches, cottages, dacha) are a popular cultural phenomenon in many countries and an emerging trend in others. They are inextricably linked to tourism, recreation and leisure, and yet the fundamental relationship between second homes and leisure often…

    Hardback – 2015-09-08
    Routledge

  • Political Economy of Tourism

    A Critical Perspective

    Edited by Jan Mosedale

    Political economy, in its various guises and transfigurations, is a research philosophy that presents both social commentary and theoretical progress and is concerned with a number of different topics: politics, regulation and governance, production systems, social relations, inequality and…

    Paperback – 2015-08-26
    Routledge

  • Tourism in the Green Economy

    Edited by Maharaj Vijay Reddy, Keith Wilkes

    The concept of the green economy has now entered mainstream policy debates and been endorsed by a range of United Nations and other organizations. The Rio+20 UN conference specifically drew attention to the green economy approach in the context of sustainable development to move away from…

    Hardback – 2015-06-15
    Routledge

  • Economics of Sustainable Tourism

    Edited by Fabio Cerina, Anil Markandya

    Tourism is one of the world's largest industries and one of its fastest growing economic sectors helping to generate income and employment for local people. At the same time, it has many negative outsourced effects on the environment and local culture. Achieving a more sustainable pattern of…

    Paperback – 2015-05-08
    Routledge

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