Tourism Autumn Collection

We are delighted to share with you our Autumn collection of newly published reference titles in Tourism. You can find further information below on the titles publishing, and by visiting the Tourism subject page.

Featured titles

  • Exhibitions, Trade Fairs and Industrial Events

    Edited by Warwick Frost, Jennifer Laing

    This book is the first to take an in-depth examination of the breadth and scope of exhibitions, trade fairs and other industrial events as a marketing tool or channel. Industrial Events are planned events that are staged with the primary aim of marketing businesses, industries and products. This…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

  • Lifelong Learning for Tourism

    Concepts, Policy and Implementation

    Edited by Violet V. Cuffy, David Airey, Georgios C. Papageorgiou

    Since the middle of the last century tourism has demonstrated almost continual growth, with international tourist arrivals now recorded in excess of one billion per annum. Given the global socio-economic significance of tourism, it is imperative to develop educational opportunities for those…

    Hardback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Advances in Tourism

  • Tourism Planning

    Edited by Dallen Timothy

    It has long been recognized that tourism unhindered and unrestricted can have extremely negative social, cultural, environmental, and economic consequences. As a result, new approaches to tourism development have emerged in recent decades to mitigate the worst of these effects. Tourism planning,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Walking

    Edited by C. Michael Hall, Yael Ram, Noam Shoval

    Walking is an essentially human activity. From a basic means of transport and opportunity for leisure through to being a religious act, walking has served as a significant philosophical, literary and historical subject. Thoreau’s 1851 lecture on Walking or the Romantic walks of the Wordsworths at…

    Hardback – 2017-08-07
    Routledge

  • Festival Encounters

    Theoretical Perspectives on Festival Events

    By Michelle Duffy, Judith Mair

    Festivals and events are of enormous significance to many communities around the world. They can have historic, religious, cultural and traditional significance, and they are also important parts of community building. This book focuses on these small-scale, non-metropolitan events (i.e. rural,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

  • Everyday Practices of Tourism Mobilities

    Packing a Bag

    By Kaya Barry

    The practice of packing a bag is a situation where subtle, daily processes can attune us to the relationships and experiences formed in mobile situations. There has been great attention to mundane and material practices in tourism, yet the process of packing, which is integral to any journey,…

    Hardback – 2017-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism and Anthropology

Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

The aim of this series is to explore and communicate the intersections and relationships between leisure, tourism and human mobility within the social sciences.

It will incorporate both traditional and new perspectives on leisure and tourism from contemporary geography whilst also providing for perspectives from cognate areas within the development of an integrated field of leisure and tourism studies.

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