Tourism Products

  • Reworking Tourism

    Diverse Economies in a Changing World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny Cave, Dianne Dredge

    There is a growing backlash against extractive and exploitative forms of tourism that have unleashed what some argue as unacceptable levels of change on local communities and environments. Examples include the rise of ‘overtourism’, the environmental impacts of the cruise sector, and collaborative…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Degrowth

    Towards a Truly Sustainable Tourism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Fletcher, Ivan Murray Mas, Asunción Blanco Romero, Macià Blázquez-Salom

    Tourism and Degrowth develops a conceptual framework and research agenda for exploring the relationship between tourism and degrowth. Rapid and uneven expansion of tourism as a response to the 2008 economic crisis has proceeded in parallel with the rise of social discontent concerning so-called "…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26
    Routledge

  • Cultural Mega-Events

    Opportunities and Risks for Heritage Cities, 1st Edition

    By Zachary M. Jones

    Mega-events have long been used by cities as a strategy to secure global recognition and attract future economic investment. However, while cultural mega-events like the European Capital of Culture have become increasingly popular, cities have begun questioning the traditional model of other events…

    Hardback – 2020-03-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • North America's Natural Wonders

    1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Although millions of Americans and international travelers take road trips through North America every year, most have no understanding of how the landscape came to be. North America’s Natural Wonders provides everything these travelers need to understand the landscape. Written by a career…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • Tourism in South-East Asia

    1st Edition

    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,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Business and Economics in Asia

  • Magical Realist Sociologies of Belonging and Becoming

    The Explorer, 1st Edition

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    At the bottom of the sea, freedivers find that the world bestows humans with the magic of bodily and mental freedom, binding them in small communities of play, affect and respect for nature. On land, rational human interests dissolve this magic into prescriptive formulas of belonging to a…

    Hardback – 2020-03-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • North America's Natural Wonders

    Canadian Rockies, California, The Southwest, Great Basin, Tetons-Yellowstone Country, 1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Written by a career geologist with decades of experience in the field, North America’s Natural Wonders provides everything the reader needs to understand the landscape. It guides readers through the most iconic, geologically significant scenery in North America, points out features of interest,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • North America's Natural Wonders

    Appalachians, Colorado Rockies, Austin-Big Bend Country, Sierra Madre, 1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Written by a career geologist with decades of experience in the field, North America’s Natural Wonders guides readers through the most iconic, geologically significant scenery in North America, points out features of interest, explains what they are seeing, and describes how these features came to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • Routledge Handbook of International Sport Business

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Dodds, Kevin Heisey, Aila Ahonen

    Contemporary sport business is international. From global sport competitions and events, sponsorship deals and broadcasting rights to labour markets and lucrative flows of tourists, anybody working in sport business today has to have an international perspective. This book offers the broadest and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Brazilian Mobilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Alice De Faria Nogueira, Camila Maria dos Santos Moraes

    Brazilian Mobilities presents an overview of the diversity of mobility studies developed in Brazil. It builds a picture of a strong Latin-American perspective emerging in the field of mobilities research, which provides unique insight into the complex dynamics of mobilities in the emerging…

    Hardback – 2020-02-21
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • Front and Back Stage of Tourism Performance

    Imaginaries and Bucket List Venues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frances Julia Riemer

    Front and Back Stage of Tourism Performance situates our travel imaginaries, those dream destinations on our travel bucket lists, as co-constructed by the tourist industry, state development policies, and community negotiations, and as framed by modernity’s new global cultural economy. As more…

    Hardback – 2020-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism and Anthropology

  • Opportunities and Challenges for the Greater Mekong Subregion

    Building a Shared Vision of Our River, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charles Samuel Johnston, Xin Chen

    The Mekong River is a vital and valuable resource, with huge development potential for the six states through which it flows. Given the significant asymmetry of power between those states, however, there is a real risk that some might utilise it to the detriment of others. Without a sense of…

    Hardback – 2020-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Asia-Pacific Region

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