• American Chinese Restaurants: Society, Culture and Consumption book cover

    American Chinese Restaurants

    Society, Culture and Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny Banh, Haiming Liu

    With case studies from the USA, Canada, Chile, and other countries in Latin America, American Chinese Restaurants examines the lived experiences of what it is like to work in a Chinese restaurant. The book provides ethnographic insights on small family businesses, struggling immigrant parents, and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    Routledge

  • Employment Relations and Ethnic Minority Enterprise: An Ethnography of Chinese Restaurants in the UK book cover

    Employment Relations and Ethnic Minority Enterprise

    An Ethnography of Chinese Restaurants in the UK, 1st Edition

    By Xisi Li

    This book is the first piece of extensive research in studying employment relations in ethnic Chinese small businesses in Britain. It contributes to existing knowledge in three respects. Empirically, it examines the nature of employment relations in the ethnic Chinese restaurant sector in the UK…

    Hardback – 2019-09-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Business and Management

  • Mega-Events: Placemaking, Regeneration and City-Regional Development book cover

    Mega-Events

    Placemaking, Regeneration and City-Regional Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Graeme Evans

    This book brings together different perspectives of mega-event bidding, hosting and legacies. Their impact is considered through an international range of mega-events in terms of land use, political and socio-economic change, and the placemaking processes that accompany these area-based…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20
    Routledge

  • Match-Fixing in Sport: Comparative Studies from Australia, Japan, Korea and Beyond book cover

    Match-Fixing in Sport

    Comparative Studies from Australia, Japan, Korea and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stacey Steele, Hayden Opie

    Match-fixing represents a greater potential threat to the integrity of sport than doping. It has been linked to organised crime, illegal drugs and money-laundering. Law enforcement and sporting authorities are struggling to establish legal and regulatory responses to this emerging threat,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-20
    Routledge

  • The National Games and National Identity in China: A History book cover

    The National Games and National Identity in China

    A History, 1st Edition

    By Liu Li, Fan Hong

    The history of China’s National Games reflects both the transformation of elite sport in China and wider Chinese society. This is the first book to describe the origins and development of the National Games through their dynamic relationship with Chinese politics, nationalism and identity in the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-20
    Routledge

  • English for Vocational Purposes: Language Use in Trades Education book cover

    English for Vocational Purposes

    Language Use in Trades Education, 1st Edition

    By Averil Coxhead, Jean Parkinson, James Mackay, Emma McLaughlin

    English for Vocational Purposes provides a linguistic description of English in the context of the trades and investigates how this specialist language is used in real-world contexts. As the demand for English-speaking workers in the trades grows internationally, a major gap in the research on…

    Hardback – 2019-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in English for Specific Purposes

  • Tourism and Travel during the Cold War: Negotiating Tourist Experiences across the Iron Curtain book cover

    Tourism and Travel during the Cold War

    Negotiating Tourist Experiences across the Iron Curtain, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sune Bechmann Pedersen, Christian Noack

    The Iron Curtain was not an impenetrable divide, and contacts between East and West took place regularly and on various levels throughout the Cold War. This book explores how the European tourist industry transcended the ideological fault lines and the communist states attracted an ever-increasing…

    Hardback – 2019-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

  • The Practical Guide to Understanding and Raising Hotel Profitability book cover

    The Practical Guide to Understanding and Raising Hotel Profitability

    1st Edition

    By Adrian Martin

    The Practical Guide to Understanding and Raising Hotel Profitability offers a comprehensive, easy-to-follow breakdown of how to understand profit and loss accounts for hotels. It offers practical advice on how to maximise the profits of this customer-facing business and improve performance results.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    Routledge
    The Practical Guide to Events and Hotel Management Series

  • Overtourism: Tourism Management and Solutions book cover

    Overtourism

    Tourism Management and Solutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Harald Pechlaner, Elisa Innerhofer, Greta Erschbamer

    Overtourism explores a growing phenomenon in tourism that is currently creating tensions in both urban and rural tourist destinations worldwide. This volume proposes a framework for a series of possible solutions and management strategies for dealing with overtourism and the various negative…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Sport, Development and Environmental Sustainability book cover

    Sport, Development and Environmental Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rob Millington, Simon C. Darnell

    This is the first book to consider the intersections of sport, international development and environmental sustainability. It explores the tensions between sport’s potential contribution to the environment and its rather poor record to date. Bringing together a diverse group of scholars who…

    Hardback – 2019-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sport Development

  • UNESCO Biosphere Reserves: Supporting Biocultural Diversity, Sustainability and Society book cover

    UNESCO Biosphere Reserves

    Supporting Biocultural Diversity, Sustainability and Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maureen G. Reed, Martin F. Price

    UNESCO Biosphere Reserves (BRs) are designated areas in geographical regions of global socio-ecological significance. This definitive book shows their global relevance and contribution to environmental protection, biocultural diversity and education. Initiated in the 1970s as part of UNESCO’s Man…

    Paperback – 2019-09-06
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • The Routledge Handbook of Memory and Place book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Memory and Place

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah De Nardi, Hilary Orange, Steven High, Eerika Koskinen-Koivisto

    This Handbook explores the latest cross-disciplinary research on the inter-relationship between memory studies, place, and identity. In the works of dynamic memory, there is room for multiple stories, versions of the past and place understandings, and often resistance to mainstream narratives.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

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