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  • Second Homes and Leisure

    New perspectives on a forgotten relationship, 1st Edition

    Edited by Trudie Walters, Tara Duncan

    Second homes (variously summer houses, shacks, baches, cottages, dacha) are a popular cultural phenomenon in many countries and an emerging trend in others. They are inextricably linked to tourism, recreation and leisure, and yet the fundamental relationship between second homes and leisure often…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Managing and Adapting to Global Change in Tourism Places

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan A. Lew

    Today, more than ever, communities need to develop resilience strategies to adapt to the varied and often unpredictable forces of global change. The focus of this collection of articles from Tourism Geographies is on global change in tourism places. Global change incorporates social and economic…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge

  • Tourism, Climate Change and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maharaj Vijay Reddy, Keith Wilkes

    This book addresses many of the key themes that are seen as challenges to achieve sustainability and to mitigate climate change impacts in the near future, in the tourism sector. In particular it focuses on the economic drivers for growth in tourism as they relate to sustainable development,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Retail

    The Psychogeography of Liminal Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charles McIntyre

    Tourists are drawn to explore new environments and peoples. What better way to interact with a locality than to seek out and roam its marketplaces? The nature of tourist shopping activity thus goes beyond mere functional purchasing into multi-sensory explorations of place and space. Awareness of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30
    Routledge
    Advances in Tourism

  • Actor-Network Theory and Tourism

    Ordering, Materiality and Multiplicity, 1st Edition

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

    The recent surfacing of actor-network theory (ANT) in tourism studies correlates to a rising interest in understanding tourism as emergent thorough relational practice connecting cultures, natures and technologies in multifarious ways. Despite the widespread application of ANT across the social…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • The Cultural Moment in Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurajane Smith, Emma Waterton, Steve Watson

    This book is a response to the burgeoning interest in cultural tourism and the associated need for a coherently theorized approach for understanding the practices that such an interest creates. Cultural tourism has become an important and popular aspect of contemporary tourism studies, as well as…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30
    Routledge
    Advances in Tourism

  • The Routledge Handbook of Mobilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Adey, David Bissell, Kevin Hannam, Peter Merriman, Mimi Sheller

    The 21st century seems to be on the move, perhaps even more so than the last. With cheap travel, and more than two billion cars projected worldwide for 2030. And yet, all this mobility is happening incredibly unevenly, at different paces and intensities, with varying impacts and consequences to the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Tourism and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by C. Michael Hall, Stefan Gossling, Daniel Scott

    Routledge Handbook of Tourism and Sustainability from C. Michael Hall, Stefan Gössling, Daniel Scottis one of the winners of the ITB BookAwards 2016 in the category Specialist tourism literature! Sustainability remains one of the major issues in tourism today. Concerns over climate and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge

  • Tourism in China

    Policy and Development Since 1949, 1st Edition

    By David Airey, King Chong

    Tourism in China has grown rapidly since the country started implementing its open-door policy in 1978. Tourism development is now an essential agenda item for the Chinese government's plan for economic & social growth. Policy and policy-making for tourism therefore provides the essential…

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

  • Last Chance Tourism

    Adapting Tourism Opportunities in a Changing World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Harvey Lemelin, Jackie Dawson, Emma J. Stewart

    Concerns over vanishing destinations such as the Great Barrier Reef, Antarctica, and the ice cap on Mt. Kilimanjaro have prompted some travel operators and tour agencies to recommend these destinations to consumers before they disappear. This travel trend has been reported as: ‘disappearing tourism…

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

  • Liminal Landscapes

    Travel, Experience and Spaces In-between, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hazel Andrews, Les Roberts

    Ideas and concepts of liminality have long shaped debates around the uses and practices of space in constructions of identity, particularly in relation to different forms of travel such as tourism, migration and pilgrimage, and the social, cultural and experiential landscapes associated with these…

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

  • Slum Tourism

    Poverty, Power and Ethics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fabian Frenzel, Ko Koens, Malte Steinbrink

    Slum tourism is a globalizing trend and a controversial form of tourism. Impoverished urban areas have always enticed the popular imagination, considered to be places of ‘otherness’, ‘moral decay’, ‘deviant liberty’ or ‘authenticity’. ‘Slumming’ has a long tradition in the Global North, for example…

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

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