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Forthcoming Books

  1. Exploring the cultural, ideological and economic legacies of Euro 2012

    Edited by Peter Kennedy, Christos Kassimeris

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    European National football came together in the summer of 2012 for the 14th occasion. This book sets out to examine the enduring social tensions between supporters and authorities, as well as those between local, national and European identities, which formed the backdrop to the 14th staging of the...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Handbook of Tourism and Hospitality Education

    Edited by Dianne Dredge, David Airey, Michael J. Gross

    Tourism is much more than an economic sector, it is also a social, cultural, political, and environmental force that drives societal change. Understanding, responding to, and managing this change will inevitably require knowledge workers who are able to address a range of problems associated with...

    To Be Published October 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Handbook of Events

    Edited by Stephen Page, Joanne Connell

    The Routledge Handbook of Events explores and critically evaluates the debates and controversies associated with this rapidly expanding discipline. It brings together leading specialists from range of disciplinary backgrounds and geographical regions, to provide state-of-the-art theoretical...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Human Resource Management for the Event Industry

    2nd Edition

    By Merilynn Van Der Wagen, Lauren White

    Series: Events Management

    Human Resource Management for Events still remains the only text to introduce students to the unique application of HR principles in the context of a highly complex event environment. Linking theory, research and application it looks at the purpose and processes of managing such a sizable &...

    To Be Published October 21st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Event Design

    Social perspectives and practices

    Edited by Greg Richards, Lénia Marques, Karen Mein

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Events are becoming more complex as their range of functions grows, as: meeting places, creative spaces, economic catalysts, social drivers, community, image makers, business forums, and network nodes. Effective design can produce more successful business models that can help to sustain cultural...

    To Be Published October 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Exploring Community Festivals and Events

    Edited by Allan Jepson, Alan Clarke

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    The development of the festival and event industry has seen large scale growth and extensive government support as a result of objectives to enhance and project the image of place and leverage positive sponsorship and regeneration opportunities. As we move deeper into austerity measures prompted by...

    To Be Published October 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Rituals and Traditional Events in the Modern World

    Edited by Jennifer Laing, Warwick Frost

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Many events have evolved over centuries, drawing on local customs and conditions. However, as the world becomes increasingly globalised, traditional events and the identities they support are increasingly being challenged and rituals may be lost. Reacting against this trend towards homogeneity,...

    To Be Published November 5th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Security and Sport Mega Events

    A complex relation

    Edited by Diamantis Mastrogiannakis, Christian Dorville

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    This edition stresses some critical reflectons regarding security policies before and during Sport Events in our contemporary era of generalized insecurity. Sport competitions at the national, European and global levels have evolved in terms of economic investment, social importance and...

    To Be Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Strategic Management for Tourism, Hospitality and Events

    2nd Edition

    By Nigel Evans

    Strategic Management for Tourism, Hospitality and Events is the must-have text for students approaching this subject for the first time. It introduces students to fundamental strategic management principles in a Tourism, Hospitality and Events context and brings theory to life by integrating a host...

    To Be Published December 19th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Events Marketing Management

    A Consumer Perspective

    By Ivna Reic

    This textbook provides students with an essential introduction to the theoretical underpinnings and practicalities of managing the marketing of events. As a strong emerging industry, events are now contributing significantly to economies around the world and particularly within the UK. In...

    To Be Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge