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Advances in Tourism

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  1. Dark Tourism and Crime

    By Derek Dalton

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    Dark tourism has become widespread and diverse. It has passed into popular culture vernacular, deployed in guide books as a short hand descriptor for sites that are associated with death, suffering and trauma. However, whilst books have been devoted to dark tourism as a...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Responsible Tourist Behaviour

    By Clare Weeden

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    What is important to ethical consumers when thinking about going on holiday and how do they incorporate their lifestyle choices into these holidays? What values inform their lifestyles and how do they satisfy these values on holiday? Do ethical consumers automatically become ethical tourists or is...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Tourist Experience and Fulfilment

    Insights from Positive Psychology

    Edited by Sebastian Filep, Philip Pearce

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    What makes life worth living? Many people would argue that it is fulfilling experiences. These experiences are characterised by feelings of joy and pleasure, positive relationships and a sense of engagement, meaning and achievement. Tourism is arguably one of the largest self-initiated commercial...

    Published July 28th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Information and Communication Technologies for Sustainable Tourism

    By Alisha Ali, Andrew J. Frew

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    Sustainable development is a highly topical issue and is of critical importance to tourism as the environment is of utmost importance for the continued development and prosperity of the industry. There have been numerous texts written on sustainable tourism and the measures to mitigate and manage...

    Published December 17th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Future Tourism

    Political, Social and Economic Challenges

    Edited by James Leigh, Craig Webster, Stanislav Ivanov

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    This book investigates and considers the urgent political, social, and economic challenges that confront society and tourism. It attempts to look at what is threatening society, and makes suggestions on what the impact will be and how tourism will be changed to integrate with the new...

    Published August 8th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Contemporary Tourist Experience

    Concepts and Consequences

    Edited by Richard Sharpley, Philip Stone

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    This significant and timely volume aims to provide a focused analysis into tourist experiences that reflect their ever-increasing diversity and complexity, and their significance and meaning to tourists themselves. Written by leading international scholars, it offers new insight into emergent...

    Published May 27th 2012 by Routledge

  7. The Cultural Moment in Tourism

    Edited by Laurajane Smith, Emma Waterton, Steve Watson

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    This book is a response to the burgeoning interest in cultural tourism and the associated need for a coherently theorized approach for understanding the practices that such an interest creates. Cultural tourism has become an important and popular aspect of contemporary tourism studies, as well as...

    Published March 21st 2012 by Routledge

  8. Tourism and Retail

    The Psychogeography of Liminal Consumption

    Edited by Charles McIntyre

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    Tourists are drawn to explore new environments and peoples. What better way to interact with a locality than to seek out and roam its marketplaces? The nature of tourist shopping activity thus goes beyond mere functional purchasing into multi-sensory explorations of place and space. Awareness of...

    Published February 27th 2012 by Routledge

  9. International Sports Events

    Impacts, Experiences and Identities

    Edited by Richard Shipway, Alan Fyall

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    This book offers new insight into International Sports Events (ISEs), examining the relationship between sport, tourism and events. It assesses sports events through the lens of both sports participants and spectators, based on three primary themes: impacts, experiences and identities. The first...

    Published January 31st 2012 by Routledge

  10. Tourism Supply Chain Management

    By Haiyan Song

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    Fierce global competition in the tourism industry is now focused on integral parts of supply chains rather than on individual firms. The highly competitive environment has forced tourism firms to look for ways to enhance their competitive advantage. Tourism products are often viewed by consumers as...

    Published November 13th 2011 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Human Rights and Global Events
    By Rebecca Finkel
    To Be Published May 31st 2015

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