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  • 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

  • Coral Reefs: Tourism, Conservation and Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Prideaux, Anja Pabel

    Coral reefs are an important tourism resource for many coastal and island destinations and generate a range of benefits to their local communities, including as a food source, income from tourism, employment and recreational opportunities. However, coral reefs are under increasing threat from…

    Paperback – 2018-09-17
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • The Rise of Thana-Capitalism and Tourism

    1st Edition

    By Maximiliano E. Korstanje

    We live in a society that is bombarded by news of accidents, disasters and terrorist attacks. We are obsessed by the presence of death. It is commodified in newspapers, the media, entertainment and in our cultural consumption. This book explores the notion of an emergent class of “death-seekers”…

    Paperback – 2018-08-06
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Popular Culture and Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Lundberg, Vassilios Ziakas

    This handbook provides a comprehensive overview and holistic analysis of the intersection between tourism and popular culture. It examines current debates, questions and controversies of tourism in the wake of popular culture phenomena and explores the relationships between popular culture,…

    Hardback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge

  • New Moral Natures in Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bryan S. R. Grimwood, Kellee Caton, Lisa Cooke

    How do we understand human-nature relationships in tourism, or determine the consequences of these relationships to be "good," "bad," "right," "wrong," "fair," or "just"? What theoretical and philosophical perspectives can usefully orient us in the production and consumption of tourism towards…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Ethics of Tourism Series

  • 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

  • Animals, Food, and Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carol Kline

    Food is routinely given attention in tourism research as a motivator of travel. Regardless of whether tourists travel with a primary motivation for experiencing local food, eating is required during their trip. This book encompasses an interdisciplinary discussion of animals as a source of food…

    Hardback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Ethics of Tourism Series

  • Memory, Place and Identity

    Commemoration and remembrance of war and conflict, 1st Edition

    Edited by Danielle Drozdzewski, Sarah De Nardi, Emma Waterton

    This book bridges theoretical gaps that exist between the meta-concepts of memory, place and identity by positioning its lens on the emplaced practices of commemoration and the remembrance of war and conflict. This book examines how diverse publics relate to their wartime histories through…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Culture, Space and Identity

  • Domestic Animals, Humans, and Leisure

    Rights, Welfare, and Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janette Young, Neil Carr

    Domestic animals are an integral component of human leisure experience and can enhance the physical, social, and mental wellbeing of humans. The interplay of human and animal experiences of justice, wellbeing, rights, and roles within leisure is the central theme of this book. Research explores the…

    Hardback – 2018-02-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Ethics of Tourism Series

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