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  • Dark Tourism and Crime

    1st Edition

    By Derek Dalton

    Dark tourism has become widespread and diverse.   It has passed into popular culture vernacular, deployed in guide books as a short hand descriptor for sites that are associated with death, suffering and trauma.  However, whilst  books have been devoted to dark tourism as a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Advances in Tourism

  • Social Memory and Heritage Tourism Methodologies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen P. Hanna, Amy E. Potter, E. Arnold Modlin, Perry Carter, David L. Butler

    The examination of social memory and heritage tourism has grown considerably over the past few decades as scholars have critically re-examined the relationships between past memories and present actions at international, national, and local scales. Methodological innovation and reflection have…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Tourism in Pacific Islands

    Current Issues and Future Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Pratt, David Harrison

    Pacific Island Countries have been shown to be especially vulnerable to such external influences as natural disasters, political unrest and downturns in the global economy and their tourism industries have been notably affected. In particular, they typically have a narrow resource base and a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Tourism, Recreation and Regional Development

    Perspectives from France and Abroad, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean-Christophe Dissart, Jeoffrey Dehez, Jean-Bernard Marsat

    What factors contribute to tourism and recreation development? How can we characterise stakeholder rationales and organisation modes to enhance tourism resources and foster tourism and recreation services? To what extent do tourism and recreation contribute to regional development? What changes are…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Mountaineering Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ghazali Musa, James Higham, Anna Thompson- Carr

    In May 1993 the British Mountaineering Council met to discuss the future of high altitude tourism. Of concern to attendees were reports of queues on Everest and reference was made to mountaineer Peter Boardman calling Everest an ‘amphitheater of the ego’. Issues raised included environmental and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Olympic Exclusions

    Youth, Poverty and Social Legacies, 1st Edition

    By Jacqueline Kennelly

    Olympic Games are sold to host city populations on the basis of legacy commitments that incorporate aid for the young and the poor. Yet little is known about the realities of marginalized young people living in host cities. Do they benefit from social housing and employment opportunities? Or do…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Sport

  • Elite Mobilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Birtchnell, Javier Caletrío

    Small in number but great in influence, mobile elites have shaped the contours of global capitalism. Today these elites continue to flourish globally but in a changing landscape. The current economic crisis—and rising concerns about the moral legitimacy of extreme wealth—coincides with stern…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • Enacting Brittany

    Tourism and Culture in Provincial France, 1871–1939, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Young

    Brittany offers an excellent example of a French region that once attracted a certain cultivated elite of travel connoisseurs but in which more popular tourism developed relatively early in the twentieth century. It is therefore a strategic choice as a case study of some of the processes associated…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Sexualities, Spaces and Leisure Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jayne Caudwell, Kath Browne

    This edited collection explores the important connections between sexualities, geographies and leisure studies. Chapters consider aspects of sport, leisure and tourism and show how sexualities are produced and reproduced within these spatial realms. The critical and interdisciplinary analyses—which…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Urban Tourism in China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mimi Li, Wu Bihu

    China has witnessed a dramatic development of tourism in urban context in the past thirty years, especially with its success in hosting the Beijing Olympic Games in 2008 and the Shanghai World Exposition in 2010. Urban areas as tourism destination are receiving increasingly more popularity than…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Tourism Geographies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julie Wilson

    Geographical analysis of tourism spaces and places is advancing fast. In terms of human geography, the various recent academic ‘turns’ have led to fresh examination of existing debates and have advanced new theoretical ideas in geography that are more salient than ever for tourism studies. The…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Cultural Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Melanie Smith, Greg Richards

    The Routledge Handbook of Cultural Tourism explores and critically evaluates the debates and controversies in this field of Tourism. It brings together leading specialists from a range of disciplinary backgrounds and geographical regions, to provide state-of-the-art theoretical reflection and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge

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