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Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

Series Editor: Warwick Frost, Jennifer Laing

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  1. Food and Wine Events in Europe

    A Stakeholder Approach

    Edited by Alessio Cavicchi, Cristina Santini

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Food and wine events have gained popularity internationally. Their importance in local economic development has grown, especially in Europe, as they are seen as a source of income for local economic systems, a way for creating new job positions and effective tools for promoting and increasing...

    Published March 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Fashion, Design and Events

    Edited by Kim Williams, Jennifer Laing, Warwick Frost

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    The importance of fashion and design in an events context remains under-researched, despite their ubiquity and significance from a societal and economic perspective. Fashion-themed events, for example, appeal to broad audiences and may tour the globe. Staging these events might help to brand...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Conferences and Conventions

    A Research Perspective

    By Judith Mair

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Conferences and conventions are one of the fastest growing areas of the events industry. This is a substantially important sector yet research into many dimensions is in its infancy. This timely book, uniquely presents a ‘state of the art’ synthesis of the research on both demand and supply sides...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Event Portfolio Planning and Management

    A Holistic Approach

    By Vassilios Ziakas

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Cities and regions around the world increasingly capitalize on a series of events aimed at optimizing their reach and outcomes. How then can a series of different events be developed and harnessed? What are the conditions and the means by which synergies and collaboration among different events and...

    Published October 16th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Event Audiences and Expectations

    By Jo Mackellar

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Event Audiences and Expectations for the first time examines why people participate in festivals and events, the types of events which stimulate participation, and the fanatical antics of fans who become involved in these events. By doing so the book offers significant insight into how event...

    Published September 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Power, Politics and International Events

    Socio-cultural Analyses of Festivals and Spectacles

    Edited by Udo Merkel

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Although the event management field has grown considerably over the last decade, critical, social-scientific studies of the international events industry are rare. This book intends to help fill this void. It focuses on power, social and political relations, conflicts and controversies in the...

    Published July 10th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Commemorative Events

    Memory, Identities, Conflict

    By Warwick Frost, Jennifer Laing

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Commemorative Events emphasise remembering. They are held on the anniversaries of significant past events, either annually or after significant time periods. Commemorative events provide fascinating insight into how societies see themselves, their heritage and their identity. These events however...

    Published March 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  8. Exploring the Social Impacts of Events

    Edited by Greg Richards, Marisa de Brito, Linda Wilks

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Social impacts are increasingly used as one of the main justifications for staging and funding events, and yet there is very little empirical evidence on the extent to which these impacts are realised by different kinds of events or in different settings. This timely volume fills this gap by being...

    Published February 27th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Events, Society and Sustainability

    Critical and Contemporary Approaches

    Edited by Tomas Pernecky, Michael Lück

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    The growth of the events industry brings with it concerns of sustainable management, the sharing of available resources, and ensuring that people and places are not over-exploited. While the environmental and economic dimensions of sustainability have attracted a reasonable attention in the study...

    Published December 9th 2012 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Event Volunteering: International Perspectives on the Event Volunteering Experience
    Edited by Karen A. Smith, Leonie Lockstone-Binney, Kirsten Holmes, Tom Baum
    To Be Published May 8th 2014
  2. The Arts and Events
    By Hilary du Cros, Lee Jolliffe
    To Be Published May 22nd 2014
  3. Sports Events, Society and Culture
    Edited by Katherine Dashper, Thomas Fletcher, Nicola McCullough
    To Be Published July 8th 2014
  4. The Future of Events & Festivals
    Edited by Ian Yeoman, Martin Robertson, Una McMahon - Beattie, Karen A. Smith, Elisa Backer
    To Be Published August 31st 2014
  5. Event Design
    Edited by Greg Richards, Lénia Marques, Karen Mein
    To Be Published September 30th 2014
  6. Rituals and Traditional Events in the Modern World
    Edited by Jennifer Laing, Warwick Frost
    To Be Published September 30th 2014

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