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  1. Tourism in the Age of Globalisation

    Edited by Chris Cooper, Salah Wahab

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    The revolutionary progress achieved in information and communication technology is gradually transforming the world into a global village. This volume, edited by an eminent board of international specialists, evaluates the nature and resilience of the emerging global economy and its implications...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Mediterranean Tourism

    Facets of Socioeconomic Development and Cultural Change

    Edited by Yorgos Apostolopoulos, Lila Leontidou, Philippos Loukissas

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    This book comments on the complexities of Mediterranean tourism, with contributions from researchers, consultants, managers and advisors from thirteen countries. It is an excellent reference tool for undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as industry practitioners, for the examination of...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Wellness Tourism

    A Destination Perspective

    Edited by Cornelia Voigt, Christof Pforr

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Core values of society, health and wellbeing impact today on all aspects of our lives, and have also increasingly influenced patterns of tourism consumption and production. In this context wellness has developed into a significant dimension of tourism in a number of new and long established...

    Published October 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  4. Tourism Art and Souvenirs

    The Material Culture of Tourism

    By David Hume

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    This book examines the relationship between art and tourism through the study of the material culture of tourism: tourist art and souvenirs. It thoroughly examines how to categorise the material culture of tourism within the discourses of contemporary art and cultural anthropology, and demonstrates...

    Published August 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Tourism in China

    Destination, Cultures and Communities

    Edited by Chris Ryan, Gu Huimin

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    China is forecast to be the primary tourist destination and tourist-generating country by 2020. However, much of the writing on tourism in China has come from people within the English academic world who are not involved in the issues related to Chinese tourism development. This book provides...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Tourist Mobility and Advanced Tracking Technologies

    By Noam Shoval, Michal Isaacson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    The remarkable developments in tracking technologies over the past decade have opened up a wealth of possibilities in terms of research into tourist spatial behaviour. To date, most research in the field has been based on data derived from less objective – hence methodologically...

    Published June 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Tourism and Poverty

    By Regina Scheyvens

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Tourism and Poverty addresses a critical question facing many academics, governments, aid agencies, tourism organizations, and conservation bodies around the world: can tourism work as a tool to overcome poverty? This book is the first to present a focused description and critique of the issues...

    Published June 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  8. Tourism Enterprises and Sustainable Development

    International Perspectives on Responses to the Sustainability Agenda

    Edited by David Leslie

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    The tourism industry has increasingly recognized and responded to growing environmental concerns. In recent years, there has been an emergence of a variety of categories of tourism considered more environmentally friendly: green, eco-tourism, and sustainable tourism. Much of the literature that has...

    Published June 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Tourists, Tourism and the Good Life

    By Philip Pearce, Sebastian Filep, Glenn Ross

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Tourism is arguably one of the largest self-initiated commercial interventions to create well-being and happiness on the entire planet. Yet there is a lack of specific attention to the ways in which we can better understand and evaluate the relationship between well-being and travel. The recent...

    Published September 4th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Managing and Marketing Tourist Destinations

    Strategies to Gain a Competitive Edge

    By Metin Kozak, Seyhmus Baloglu

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Destination marketing is more challenging than other goods and services. The basis of competitive advantage shifts from tourism resources only (destination marketing) to a location-based or city-wide integrated management (place marketing). In this book, tourism scholars Metin Kozak and Seyhmus...

    Published September 4th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Tourism and Political Boundaries
    By Dallen J. Timothy
    To Be Published November 1st 2014
  2. Knowledge Networks and Tourism
    Edited by Michelle T. McLeod, Roger Vaughan
    To Be Published December 3rd 2014

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