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  • Lifelong Learning for Tourism

    Concepts, Policy and Implementation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Violet V. Cuffy, David Airey, Georgios C. Papageorgiou

    Since the middle of the last century tourism has demonstrated almost continual growth, with international tourist arrivals now recorded in excess of one billion per annum. Given the global socio-economic significance of tourism, it is imperative to develop educational opportunities for those…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge

  • Current Issues in Asian Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Cooper, C. Michael Hall

    This comprehensive volume was put together in response to the growing amount of research on tourism in Asia and an increasing number of authors from Asian countries. It concentrates on two aspects of Asian Tourism: first, the Asian tourists themselves, and second, economic development and tourism…

    Hardback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge

  • Corporate Social Responsibility for Sustainable Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xavier Font, Jennifer Lynes

    This comprehensive volume considers the corporate social responsibility (CSR) of tourism and hospitality firms towards stakeholders, exploring CSR in terms of broad stakeholder accountability by considering both the scope of reporting and the quality of stakeholder engagement. The authors analyse…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge

  • 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

  • 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

  • Political Ecology and Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sanjay Nepal, Jarkko Saarinen

    Political ecology explicitly addresses the relations between the social and the natural, arguing that social and environmental conditions are deeply and inextricably linked. Its emphasis on the material state of nature as the outcome of political processes, as well as the construction and…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Political Ecology

  • 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

  • Co-Creating Tourism Research

    Towards Collaborative Ways of Knowing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carina Ren, Gunnar Thór Jóhannesson, René van der Duim

    Co-creation has become a buzzword in many social science disciplines, in business and in tourism studies. Given the prominence of co-creation, surprisingly little discussion has evolved around its implications for research practices and knowledge production as well as what challenges there are for…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • The Practice of Sustainable Tourism

    Resolving the Paradox, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hughes, David Weaver, Christof Pforr

    Sustainable tourism is a widely used term that has accumulated considerable attention from researchers and policy makers over the past two decades. However, there is still an apparently wide gap between theory and practice in the area. Recent scholarly research has tended to focus on niche areas of…

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

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