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  • Wild Animals and Leisure

    Rights and Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Neil Carr, Janette Young

    Wild animals form an integral component of the human leisure experience. They are a significant part of the leisure industry and are economically valuable entities. However, as sentient beings, animals also have rights and welfare needs, and, like humans, may also have their own leisure desires and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Ethics of Tourism Series

  • Industrial Heritage and Regional Identities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Wicke, Stefan Berger, Jana Golombek

    Heritage is not what we see in front of us, it is what we make of it in our heads. Heritage sites have been connected to a range of identarian projects, both spatial and non-spatial. One of the most common links with heritage has been national identity. This book stresses that heritage has…

    Hardback – 2018-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Cultural Heritage and Tourism Series

  • Tourism in East and Southeast Asia CC 4V

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Harrison, Victor T. King, J. S. Eades

    This new 4 volume collection brings together publications from journals and book chapters that the editors consider to be the key contributions in the scholarly literature on tourism in East and South-east Asia. The volumes will cover the historical development of tourism, and…

    Hardback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

  • The Affective Negotiation of Slum Tourism

    City Walks in Delhi, 1st Edition

    By Tore Holst

    Each year, approximately a million tourists visit slum areas on guided tours as a part of their holiday to Asia, Africa or Latin America. This book analyses the cultural encounters that take place between slum tourists and former street children, who work as tour guides for a local NGO in Delhi,…

    Hardback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism and Anthropology

  • The Economics of Tourism Destinations

    Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition

    By Norbert Vanhove

    The measurement of tourism, for example analysing competitiveness and evaluating tourism projects, is not an easy task. Now in its third edition, The Economics of Tourism Destinations: Theory and Practice provides a succinct guide to the economic aspects of tourism for students and practitioners…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

  • Co-Creating Tourism Research

    Towards Collaborative Ways of Knowing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carina Ren, Gunnar Thór Jóhannesson, René van der Duim

    Co-creation has become a buzzword in many social science disciplines, in business and in tourism studies. Given the prominence of co-creation, surprisingly little discussion has evolved around its implications for research practices and knowledge production as well as what challenges there are for…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Events Management

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Charles Bladen, James Kennell, Emma Abson, Nick Wilde

    Contemporary events management is a diverse and challenging field. This introductory textbook fully explores the multidisciplinary nature of events management and provides the student with all the practical skills and professional knowledge they need in order to succeed in the events industry. It…

    Paperback – 2017-11-02
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Current issues and local realities, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Tourism Resilience and Adaptation to Environmental Change

    Definitions and Frameworks, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • Regimes of Value in Tourism

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Second Homes and Leisure

    New perspectives on a forgotten relationship, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Managing and Adapting to Global Change in Tourism Places

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan A. Lew

    Today, more than ever, communities need to develop resilience strategies to adapt to the varied and often unpredictable forces of global change. The focus of this collection of articles from Tourism Geographies is on global change in tourism places. Global change incorporates social and economic…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge

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