Free-to-View Online in November 2016: Selected Ashgate Tourism Research Titles!

We are delighted to welcome Ashgate to the Taylor and Francis Group.  To highlight the breadth and depth of the newly acquired titles we are pleased to launch this special free to view promotion across Humanities and Social Sciences, allowing you to view selected monographs online in their entirety for one month.

With nearly 50 years of distinguished publishing in the Social Sciences, Arts, and Humanities, Ashgate compliments Routledge’s commitment to support academic research and scholarly publishing.  Ashgate is a leading research publisher in Art History, Music, History, Social Work, Politics, Literary Studies, and many other disciplines and we are delighted to now offer these titles through the Taylor and Francis Group.

Browse these selected Tourism titles to explore this subject further.  Interested in browsing free to view titles in other subject areas?  If so, you can read more about all of the Ashgate titles that are available free to view in November 2016 here.

How to Browse Free to View
Simply browse and select the title that you would like to read, click on the book cover image or book title to go to the book page and click on the 'look inside' feature beneath the title information.

Featured Titles

  • Mediating the Tourist Experience

    From Brochures to Virtual Encounters

    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…

    Hardback – 2013-12-02
    Routledge
    Current Developments in the Geographies of Leisure and Tourism

  • The Dracula Dilemma

    Tourism, Identity and the State in Romania

    By Duncan Light

    For many in the West, Romania is synonymous with Count Dracula. Since the publication of Bram Stoker's famous novel in 1897 Transylvania (and by extension, Romania) has become inseparable in the Western imagination with Dracula, vampires and the supernatural. Moreover, since the late 1960s Western…

    Hardback – 2012-06-28
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Emotion in Motion

    Tourism, Affect and Transformation

    Edited by Mike Robinson, David Picard

    What happens when tourists scream with fear, shout with anger and frustration, weep with joy and delight, or even faint in the face of revealed beauty? How can certain sites affect some tourists so deeply that they require hospitalisation and psychiatric treatment? What are the inner contours of…

    Hardback – 2012-05-03
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Tourism Enterprises and the Sustainability Agenda across Europe

    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…

    Hardback – 2012-03-28
    Routledge

  • Social Media in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality

    Theory, Practice and Cases

    By Evangelos Christou

    Edited by Marianna Sigala

    Social media is fundamentally changing the way travellers and tourists search, find, read and trust, as well as collaboratively produce information about tourism suppliers and tourism destinations. Presenting cutting-edge theory, research and case studies investigating Web 2.0 applications and…

    Hardback – 2012-01-28
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis