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  • Tourism Enterprises and the Sustainability Agenda across Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Leslie

    With the emphasis on small enterprises, this book provides a comprehensive analysis of what is happening across Europe in terms of sustainable development objectives and sustainability in the context of tourism supply. Each contribution in this edited collection addresses specific aspects of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Mediating the Tourist Experience

    From Brochures to Virtual Encounters, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Scarles

    Edited by Jo-Anne Lester

    Traditionally, tourism media has referred to the image of destinations constructed through media texts such as brochures and postcards, with increasing attention towards other mediascapes such as films and television. Yet, with prolific advancements in technologies of media communication, such…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Current Developments in the Geographies of Leisure and Tourism

  • Making Place, Making Self

    Travel, Subjectivity and Sexual Difference, 1st Edition

    By Inger Birkeland

    Making Place, Making Self explores new understandings of place and place-making in late modernity, covering key themes of place and space, tourism and mobility, sexual difference and subjectivity. Using a series of individual life stories, it develops a fascinating polyvocal account of leisure and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Landscape, Tourism, and Meaning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michelle M. Metro-Roland, Daniel C. Knudsen, Charles E. Greer

    How do we re-theorize tourism? By drawing less on the Foucauldian notion of 'tourism as gazing' and instead focusing on the social construction of meaning in the landscape, this insightful book provides an innovative and compelling new approach to tourist studies. Arguing that in any view of the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Cultural Tourism and Sustainable Local Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Luigi Fusco Girard, Peter Nijkamp

    With the exponential rise in leisure mobility, tourism has increasingly become of great economic significance. Cultural heritage, such as museums, churches, historical landscapes, urban parks, and exhibitions attract many visitors and countries, regions and cities which house such historic-cultural…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Moral Encounters in Tourism

    1st Edition

    By Mary Mostafanezhad, Kevin Hannam

    This first full length treatment of the role of morality in tourism examines how the tourism encounter is also fundamentally a moral encounter. Drawing upon interdisciplinary perspectives, leading and new authors in the field address topics that range from volunteer tourism to fertility tourism to…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Travel and Transformation

    1st Edition

    By Garth Lean, Russell Staiff

    Travel and tourism have a long association with the notion of transformation, both in terms of self and social collectives. What is surprising, however, is that this association has, on the whole, remained relatively underexplored and unchallenged, with little in the way of a corpus of academic…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Travel and Imagination

    1st Edition

    By Garth Lean, Russell Staiff

    The imagination has long been associated with travel and tourism; from the seventeenth century when the showman and his peepshow box would take the village crowd to places, cities and lands through the power of stories, to today when we rely on a different range of boxes to whisk us away on our…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Tourism Destination Development

    Turns and Tactics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arvid Viken, Brynhild Granås

    Although blurred and heavily contested, the concept of ’tourist destination’ still deserves careful attention. Despite its unstable characteristics, ’destination’ is a central and meaningful term in play among all parties in the field of tourism, including tourists, tourism operators, and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Travel, Tourism and Art

    1st Edition

    By Tijana Rakić, Jo-Anne Lester

    Art, in its many forms, has long played an important role in people’s imagination, experience and remembrance of places, cultures and travels as well as in their motivation to travel. Travel and tourism, on the other hand, have also inspired numerous artists and featured in many artworks. The…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Flirting with Space

    Journeys and Creativity, 1st Edition

    By David Crouch

    The idea of 'flirting' with space is central to this book. Space is conceptualised as being in constant flux as we make our way through various contexts in our daily lives, and is considered in relation to encounters with complexities and flows of material culture. This book focuses on journeys,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Narratives of Travel and Tourism

    1st Edition

    By Tijana Rakic

    Edited by Jacqueline Tivers

    Travel and tourism 'stories' have been told and recorded within every culture, in every period of oral and written history, and across the breadth of the fact/fiction continuum. Taking two broad themes as its starting point - travellers and their narratives, and place narratives in travel and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge

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