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  • 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

  • Tourism Experiences and Animal Consumption

    Contested Values, Morality and Ethics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carol Kline

    This book provides an interdisciplinary discussion of animals as a source of food within the context of tourism. It focuses on a range of ethical issues associated with the production and consumption of animal foods, highlighting the different ways in which animals are valued and utilised within…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Ethics of Tourism Series

  • (Un)Stable Relations: Horses, Humans and Social Agency

    1st Edition

    By Lynda Birke, Kirrilly Thompson

    This original and insightful book explores how horses can be considered as social actors within shared interspecies networks. It examines what we know about how horses understand us and how we perceive them, as well as the implications of actively recognising other animals as actors within shared…

    Hardback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Human-Animal Studies Series

  • Heritage of Death

    Landscapes of Emotion, Memory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mattias Frihammar, Helaine Silverman

    Today, death is being reconceptualised around the world as heritage, replete with material markers and intangible performances. These heritages of death are personal, national and international. They are vernacular as well as official, sanctioned as well as alternative. This book brings together…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Cultural Heritage and Tourism Series

  • World Heritage Conservation

    The World Heritage Convention, Linking Culture and Nature for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    By Claire Cave, Elene Negussie

    The UNESCO World Heritage Convention has become one of the most successful UN instruments for promoting cultural diplomacy and dialogue on conservation of cultural and natural heritage. This book provides an overview of the convention through an interdisciplinary approach to conservation. It shows…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10
    Routledge

  • Designing with Smell

    Practices, Techniques and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victoria Henshaw, Kate McLean, Dominic Medway, Chris Perkins, Gary Warnaby

    Designing with Smell aims to inspire readers to actively consider smell in their work through the inclusion of case studies from around the world, highlighting the current use of smell in different cutting-edge design and artistic practices. This book provides practical guidance regarding different…

    Paperback – 2017-10-06
    Routledge

  • Social, Cultural and Economic Impacts of Wine in New Zealand.

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter J. Howland

    New Zealand’s wine came to the world’s attention in the late 1980’s with its production of some of the best quality sauvignon blancs. Since then the industry has grown significantly and has increasingly gained an international reputation as a producer of quality, boutique wines.This volume provides…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of Gastronomy, Food and Drink

  • Leisure and Food

    1st Edition

    Edited by Heather Mair, Jennifer Sumner

    Leisure and food seem to be a natural fit, but the recent, unprecedented focus on all aspects of food has not been reflected in the field of leisure studies. This book is the first to combine these vital aspects of human interest by exploring the interface between leisure and food in a number of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Wellness Tourism

    A Destination Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cornelia Voigt, Christof Pforr

    Core values of society, health and wellbeing impact today on all aspects of our lives, and have also increasingly influenced patterns of tourism consumption and production. In this context wellness has developed into a significant dimension of tourism in a number of new and long established…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • Event Volunteering.

    International Perspectives on the Event Volunteering Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen A. Smith, Leonie Lockstone-Binney, Kirsten Holmes, Tom Baum

    Volunteers make important contributions across the spectrum of event settings, most visibly at high profile mega events such as the Olympic Games they are volunteers are lauded as ‘Games makers’, ’unsung heroes’ and the like. Less visibly volunteers are the heart and soul of community events and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

  • Tourism, Religion and Pilgrimage in Jerusalem

    1st Edition

    By Kobi Cohen-Hattab, Noam Shoval

    Jerusalem is a city with a singular nature. Home to three religions, it contains spiritual meaning for people the world over; it is at once a tourist destination and a location with a complex political reality. Tourism, therefore, is an integral part of Jerusalem’s development and its political…

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

  • Affective Tourism

    Dark routes in conflict, 1st Edition

    By Dorina Maria Buda

    This book brings together, explores and expands socio-spatial affect, emotion and psychoanalytic drives in tourism for the first time. Affect is to be found in visceral intensities and resonances that circulate around and shape encounters between and amongst tourists, local tourism representatives…

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

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