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  • 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 – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Indigenous Heritage in Latin America

    As Observed through Mexico's Magical Village Cuetzalan, 1st Edition

    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, 1st Edition

    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

  • Mobility, Modernity and the Slum

    The Real and Virtual Journeys of 'Slumdog Millionaire', 1st Edition

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    Only virtuous humans are supposed to move in time to meet their happy destiny or karma. The tale of Jamal in Slumdog Millionaire is such a case of serendipitous mobility towards riches and love – a ‘journey’ in which good heroes and urban communities respecting solidarity are successfully…

    Paperback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Shape of Wine

    Its Packaging Evolution, 1st Edition

    By Henry H. Work

    Grape wine has been produced for at least 4,000 years, having been aged, stored and transported in every conceivable type of vessel. Its seductiveness has been enhanced by this packaging: primarily three strikingly different containers – amphorae, wooden barrels and glass bottles. Henry H. Work…

    Paperback – 2018-07-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of Gastronomy, Food and Drink

  • Travel Journalism

    Informing Tourists in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    By Bryan Pirolli

    In the last decade, with the success of review sites and online commentaries and the increased accessibility of travel information online, the job of a traditional travel journalist is being challenged. Travel Journalism closely examines the impact of digital media and technology on this specialist…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09
    Routledge

  • Theories of Practice in Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura James, Carina Ren, Henrik Halkier

    Tourism research that is inspired by theories of practice is currently gaining in prominence. This book provides a much-needed introduction to the potential applications of theories of practice in tourism studies. It brings together a variety of approaches exploring how theories of practice bridge…

    Hardback – 2018-06-19
    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

  • Marketing for Sustainable Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xavier Font, Scott McCabe

    Tourism marketing has typically been seen as exploitative and fuelling hedonistic consumerism. Sustainability marketing can, however, use marketing skills and techniques to good purpose, by understanding market needs, designing more sustainable products and identifying more persuasive methods of…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge

  • Tourism and the Creative Industries

    Theories, policies and practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Long, Nigel D. Morpeth

    This book focuses on the theoretical, policy and practice linkages and disjunctures between tourism and the creative industries. There are clear and strong intersections between the sectors, for example in the development and application of new and emerging media in tourism; festivals and cultural…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • Affected Labour in a Café Culture

    The Atmospheres and Economics of 'Hip' Melbourne, 1st Edition

    By Alexia Cameron

    What does it mean to work in the ‘hip’ postmodern economy? This book develops the concept of ‘affected labour’ within Melbourne, Australia. Through the lens of café and bar culture, the book provides an ethnographic investigation into the ways that affect arises, circulates, sticks and dissipates…

    Hardback – 2018-03-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Culture, Space and Identity

  • 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

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