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  • Contemporary Music Tourism

    A Theory of Musical Topophilia, 1st Edition

    By Leonike Bolderman

    This book explores the growing phenomenon of music tourism – the phenomenon of people visiting places because of a connection with music. Asking how an abstract art form such as music can lead to tourism and how the popularity of music tourism in contemporary culture might be explained, it presents…

    Hardback – 2020-01-27 
    Routledge

  • Pilgrimage beyond the Officially Sacred

    Geographies of Religion and Spirituality in Sacred Travel, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael A. Di Giovine, Jaeyeon Choe

    Pilgrimage beyond the Officially Sacred examines the many ways in which pilgrimage engages with sacredness, delving beyond the officially recognized, and often religiously conceived, pilgrimage sites. As scholarship examining the lived experiences of pilgrims and tourists has demonstrated,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Overtourism

    Tourism Management and Solutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Harald Pechlaner, Elisa Innerhofer, Greta Erschbamer

    Overtourism explores a growing phenomenon in tourism that is currently creating tensions in both urban and rural tourist destinations worldwide. This volume proposes a framework for a series of possible solutions and management strategies for dealing with overtourism and the various negative…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Encountering Nazi Tourism Sites

    1st Edition

    By Derek Dalton

    Encountering Nazi Tourism Sites explores how the terrible legacy of Nazi criminality is experienced by tourists, bridging the gap between cultural criminology and tourism studies to make a significant contribution to our understanding of how Nazi criminality is evoked and invoked in the landscape…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • Rivers and Society

    Landscapes, Governance and Livelihoods, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm Cooper, Abhik Chakraborty, Shamik Chakraborty

    Rivers and their watersheds constitute some of the most dynamic and complex landscapes. Rivers have sustained human communities, and human societies have utilized and altered river flows in a number of ways for millennia. However, the level of human impact on rivers, and on watershed environments,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • 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

  • Prostitution Research in Context

    Methodology, Representation and Power, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marlene Spanger, May-Len Skilbrei

    The starting point for this book is the question of how we research sex for sale and the implications of the choices we make in terms of epistemology and ethics. Which dilemmas and ethical aspects need to be taken into account when producing qualitative data within a highly politicised and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-10
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Studies in Sex for Sale

  • Slow Tourism, Food and Cities

    Pace and the Search for the "Good Life", 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Clancy

    Slow Food began in the late 1980s as a response to the spread of fast food establishments and as a larger statement against globalization and the perceived deterioration of modern life. Since then, slow practices have permeated into other areas, including cities and territories and travel and…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • International Sports Volunteering

    1st Edition

    Edited by Angela M. Benson, Nicholas Wise

    Sport volunteering is becoming an increasingly popular motive for international travel. Many tourism organisations now advertise sport volunteering projects, with colleges and universities also offering students the opportunity to participate in similar projects abroad. This is the first book to…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Japanese Popular Culture and Contents Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip A. Seaton, Takayoshi Yamamura

    Contents tourism is tourism induced by the contents (narratives, characters, locations and other creative elements) of films, novels, games, manga, anime, television dramas and other forms of popular culture. Amidst the boom in global interest in Japanese popular culture, the utilization of popular…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Nationalism in Nepal

    A Developing Country Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Kalyan Bhandari

    This book explores the role of tourism in the expression of nationalism in Nepal. It investigates assemblage of images, emblems, and symbols of Nepali nationhood in various touristic representations and narratives from Nepali travellers and diasporic visitors to showcase how they express nationhood…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge

  • Ecotourism

    Transitioning to the 22nd Century, 3rd Edition

    By Stephen Wearing, Stephen Schweinsberg

    Since the first edition of the title, ecotourism has become a major phenomenon in tourism and society in many countries and regions throughout the world. The profusion of experiences has generated a variety of means of theorizing, analysing and marketing ecotourism, all that have yet to be…

    Paperback – 2018-10-29
    Routledge

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