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  • Hospitality in Asia

    A New Paradigm

    By Kaye Chon

    In a rapidly advancing era, a fresh look at the concept of hospitality from socio-cultural perspectives is needed. This book proposes that a new paradigm in hospitality has been developed in Asia due to its unique culture, social values and traditions. Based on Kaye Chon’s extensive field research…

    Paperback – 2019-02-06 
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Nationalism in Nepal

    A Developing Country Perspective

    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 – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Resilient Destinations and Tourism

    Governance Strategies in the Transition towards Sustainability in Tourism

    Edited by Jarkko Saarinen, Alison M. Gill

    Sustainability is one of the most important issues currently facing the tourism sector. Recently the role of resilience thinking has been highlighted in sustainable development discussions as an alternative perspective. This book approaches these concepts as interwoven processes and looks at change…

    Hardback – 2018-12-20 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Tourism Ethnographies

    Ethics, Methods, Application and Reflexivity

    Edited by Hazel Andrews, Takamitsu Jimura, Laura Dixon

    How is ethnography practiced in the context of tourism? As a multi- and interdisciplinary area of academic enquiry, the use of ethnography to study tourism is found in an increasingly diverse number of settings.  This book is a collection of essays that discuss the practice of ethnography in…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11 
    Routledge

  • Gender, Companionship and Travel

    Discourses in Pre-modern and Modern Travel Literature

    Edited by Floris Meens, Tom Sintobin

    Over the last couple of decades there has been a strong academic interest in how individuals interact with each other while en route. Yet, even if various studies have informed us about present-day realities of travel companionships, we know little about the influence of gender both on these…

    Hardback – 2018-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

  • Cinematic Tourist Mobilities and the Plight of Development

    On Atmospheres, Affects and Environments

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    It is said that movies have encroached upon social realities creating tourism enclaves based on distortions of history and heritage, or simulations that disregard both. What localities and nation-states value are discarded, suppressed or modified beyond recognition in neoliberal markets; thus…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Tourism in South-East Asia

    Edited by Michael Hitchcock, Victor T. King, Michael J.G. Parnwell

    South-East Asia has developed rapidly as a tourist destination, but what are the effects of this growth upon the peoples of the region? How far is it possible to control the impact of tourism whilst also supporting the industry's role in the region's development? This book, first published in 1993,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Business and Economics in Asia

  • Halal Tourism

    By Mohamed Battour

    Halal tourism is a fast growing industry. Hotels and resorts, airlines, and travel agents are now more interested than ever before in understanding and satisfying the needs of Halal tourists. This is the first book to offer a theoretical concept of Halal tourism, taking into consideration Islamic…

    Paperback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Instability and Tourism

    Edited by María Santana-Gallego, ShiNa Li

    The rise of political instability and terrorism necessitates a reassessment of various tourism policy issues. This book focuses upon evaluating the impact of terrorist political conflicts and other types of instability on the tourism sector and considers the practical implications for countries…

    Hardback – 2018-09-24 
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Indigenous Heritage in Latin America

    As Observed through Mexico's Magical Village Cuetzalan

    By Casper Jacobsen

    Following the surge of regional multiculturalism and indigenous political mobilization, how are indigenous Latin Americans governed today? Addressing the Mexican flagship tourist initiative of ‘Magical Villages,’ this book shows how government tourism programs do more than craft appealing tourist…

    Hardback – 2018-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism and Anthropology

  • Island Geographies

    Essays and conversations

    Edited by Elaine Stratford

    Islands and their environs – aerial, terrestrial, aquatic – may be understood as intensifiers, their particular and distinctive geographies enabling concentrated study of many kinds of challenges and opportunities. This edited collection brings together several emerging and established…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • The Rise of Thana-Capitalism and Tourism

    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

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