Networks, Products and Trajectories
To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge
Business, organisational and consumer resilience and the Christchurch Earthquakes
This book provides a comprehensive examination of the effect of a natural disaster on business and organisational systems and the people who work within them along with the reaction of consumers. Crisis and disaster events are increasingly playing a part in government and business policy making as...
To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge
To Be Published January 30th 2016 by Routledge
Methods, Issues and Reflections
The inherent mobility of tourists and consequent relative ephemerality of contact between the visitor and the visited tourism phenomenon have specific characteristics that challenge the usual fieldwork practices of the social and physical sciences. Such conditions create specific concerns for the...
Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge
Climate, Environments and Experiences
The world’s polar regions are attracting more interest than ever before. Once regarded as barren, inhospitable places where only explorers go, the north and south polar regions have been transformed into high profile tourism destinations, increasingly visited by cruise ships as well as becoming...
Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge
International Perspectives on Development, Histories and Change
In 1872 Yellowstone was established as a National Park. The name caught the public’s imagination and by the close of the century, other National Parks had been declared, not only in the USA, but also in Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. Yet as it has spread, the concept has evolved and...
Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge
Sustainability remains one of the major issues in tourism today. Concerns over climate and environmental change, the fallout from the global economic and financial crisis, and the seeming failure to meeting UN Millennium development goals have only reinforced the need for more sustainable...
Published February 16th 2015 by Routledge
Tourism is often described as an industry with high growth rates, and it is subject to radical change in how it is produced and consumed. However, there is still a relatively poor understanding of how such changes are brought about – that is, through innovation. This book is the first to...
Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge
Environment, Place and Space, 4th Edition
This fourth edition of The Geography of Tourism and Recreation provides students with a comprehensive introduction to the interrelationship between tourism, leisure and recreation from geographical and social science perspectives. It still remains the only book to systematically compare and...
Published May 6th 2014 by Routledge
Contested Discourses, Identities and Representations
Due to its centrality to the processes of transnational mobilities, migration and globalization, tourism studies has the potential to make a significant contribution to understanding the postcolonial experience. Drawing together theoretical and applied research, this fascinating book illuminates...
Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge