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Forthcoming Books

  1. Heritage and the Olympics

    People, Place and Performance

    Edited by Sean Gammon, Gregory Ramshaw, Emma Waterton

    The Olympic Games have evolved into the most prestigious sport event on the planet. As a consequence, each Games generates more and more interest from the academic community. Sociology, politics, geography and history have all played a part in helping to understand the meanings and implications of...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Special Event Production: The Resources

    2nd Edition

    By Doug Matthews

    This must-have guide to special event production resources looks deep behind the scenes of an event and dissects what it is that creates success. It analyses the resources and is an extensive reference guide to the technical details of a big event. It provides a thorough grounding on the...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Special Event Production: The Process

    2nd Edition

    By Doug Matthews

    This must-have guide to special event production looks deep behind the scenes of an event and dissects what it is that creates success. It analyses the process - the planning and business aspects - to provide a unique guide to producing a variety of events from weddings to festivals. It explains...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of Theory in Sport Management

    Edited by George B. Cunningham, Janet S. Fink, Alison Doherty

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Theory is an essential element in the development of any academic discipline and sport management is no exception. This is the first book to trace the intellectual contours of theory in sport management, and to explain, critique and celebrate the importance of sport management theory in academic...

    To Be Published October 6th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Tourism at the Olympic Games

    Visiting the World

    Edited by Mike Robinson, Josef Ploner

    Going far beyond being just a mega sport event, the Olympic Games are, and have been in the past, important settings for tourism and cultural change. Hosting the Olympic Games presents a unique opportunity for countries to promote, regenerate, and develop cities and regions, and to firmly locate...

    To Be Published October 8th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Mega Events and Globalization

    Capital and Spectacle in a Changing World Order

    Edited by Richard Gruneau, John Horne

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    Since the turn of the twenty first century, there has been a trend for urban "mega events" to be awarded to cities and nations in the East and Global South. Such events have been viewed as economic stimulant as well as opportunities to promote national identity, gain greater international...

    To Be Published October 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Planning Research in Hospitality and Tourism

    2nd Edition

    By Levent Altinay, Alexandros Paraskevas, SooCheong (Shawn) Jang

    Planning Research in Hospitality and Tourism provides an accessible, concise and practical guide to planning, conducting and analysing research in tourism and hospitality. The authors skilfully introduce the basic principles and techniques of research in the international hospitality and tourism...

    To Be Published November 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Battlefield Events

    Landscape, commemoration and heritage

    Edited by Keir Reeves, Geoff Bird, Laura James, Birger Stichelbaut, Jean Bourgeois

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Battlefield Events: Landscape, Commemoration and Heritage is an investigative and analytical study into the way in which significant landscapes of war have been constructed and imagined through events over time to articulate specific narratives and denote consequence and identity. The book charts...

    To Be Published November 9th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Event Studies

    Theory, research and policy for planned events, 3rd Edition

    By Donald Getz, Stephen Page

    Series: Events Management

    Event Studies is the only book devoted to developing knowledge and theory about planned events. It focuses on event planning and management, outcomes, the experience of events and the meanings attached to them, the dynamic processes shaping events and why people attend them. This title draws from a...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Handbook of Sports Marketing

    Edited by Simon Chadwick, Nicolas Chanavat, Michel Desbordes

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Sports marketing has become a cornerstone of successful sports management and business, driving growth in sport organisations and widening fan-bases. Showcasing the latest thinking and research in sports marketing from around the world, the Routledge Handbook of Sports Marketing goes further than...

    To Be Published December 8th 2015 by Routledge