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  • The Invisible City

    Travel, Attention and Performance, 1st Edition

    By Kyle Gillette

    The Invisible City explores urban spaces from the perspective of a traveler, writer, and creator of theatre to illuminate how cities offer travelers and residents theatrical visions whilst also remaining mostly invisible, beyond the limits of attention. The text explores the city as both stage and…

    Paperback – 2020-05-27 
    Routledge

  • Heritage, Tourism, and Race

    The Other Side of Leisure, 1st Edition

    By Antoinette T Jackson

    Heritage, Tourism, and Race views heritage and leisure tourism in the Americas through the lens of race, and is especially concerned with redressing gaps in recognizing and critically accounting for African Americans as an underrepresented community in leisure. Fostering critical public…

    Paperback – 2020-04-13 
    Routledge
    Heritage, Tourism, and Community

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

    Nation, Hospitality, Travel Writing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Monika 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…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Waterways and the Cultural Landscape

    1st Edition

    Edited by Francesco Vallerani, Francesco Visentin

    Water control and management have been fundamental to the building of human civilisation. In Europe, the regulation of major rivers, the digging of canals and the wetland reclamation schemes from the sixteenth to nineteenth centuries, generated new typologies of waterscapes with significant…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Cultural Heritage and Tourism Series

  • Performing Cultural Tourism

    Communities, Tourists and Creative Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Carson, Mark Pennings

    While experiential staging is well documented in tourism studies, not enough has been written about the diverse types of experiences and expectations that visitors bring to the tourist space and how communities respond to, or indeed challenge, these expectations. This book brings together new ideas…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

  • Cruise Tourism in the Caribbean

    Selling Sunshine, 1st Edition

    Edited 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 – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • Sport’s Relationship with Other Leisure Industries

    Historical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Managing and Interpreting D-Day's Sites of Memory

    Guardians of remembrance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey Bird, Sean Claxton, Keir Reeves

    More than seventy years following the D-Day Landings of 6 June 1944, Normandy's war heritage continues to intrigue visitors and researchers. Receiving well over two million visitors a year, the Normandy landscape of war is among the most visited cultural sites in France. This book explores the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Battlefield Events

    Landscape, commemoration and heritage, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keir Reeves, Geoffrey R. Bird, Laura James, Birger Stichelbaut, Jean Bourgeois

    Battlefield Events: Landscape, Commemoration and Heritage is an investigative and analytical study into the way in which significant landscapes of war have been constructed and imagined through events over time to articulate specific narratives and denote consequence and identity. The book charts…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

  • Culture, Innovation and the Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Biljana Mickov, James E. Doyle

    This is a handbook for the cultural entrepreneur, offering some of the best examples on practice, franchises, research, innovation and business opportunities in the cultural sector. The key theme is the contribution and possibilities of the cultural economy as a business, with a strong supporting…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26
    Routledge

  • Imagining the American West through Film and Tourism

    1st Edition

    By Warwick Frost, Jennifer Laing

    The West is one of the strongest and most enduring place images in the world and its myth is firmly rooted in popular culture – whether novels, film, television, music, clothing and even video games. The West combines myth and history, rugged natural scenery and wide open spaces, popular culture…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Rituals and Traditional Events in the Modern World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Laing, Warwick Frost

    Many events have evolved over centuries, drawing on local customs and conditions. However, as the world becomes increasingly globalised, traditional events and the identities they support are increasingly being challenged and rituals may be lost. Reacting against this trend towards homogeneity,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

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