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  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. 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

  5. Events in the City

    Using Public Spaces as Event Venues

    By Andrew Smith

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Cities are staging more events than ever. Within this macro-trend, there is another less acknowledged trend: more events are being staged in public spaces. Some events have always been staged in parks, streets and squares, but in recent years organisers have tried to bring events out of traditional...

    To Be Published December 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Sport and Architecture

    By Benjamin S Flowers

    Series: Frontiers of Sport

    Sport and architecture are two of the social practices in contemporary life with the broadest impact on the world around us. The role architecture plays in shaping buildings and societies has occupied historians, critics, and urban theorists for centuries. Likewise the cultural, economic, and...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Tourism Policy, Planning and Development

    By Alastair Morrison, Wu Bihu

    This new textbook offers students a comprehensive but engaging overview of tourism planning from a worldwide viewpoint, by covering tourism policy, planning and development in one volume. It is written from a tourism planning perspective and designed to offer a fresh and contemporary approach to...

    To Be Published February 29th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Visitor Attractions and Events

    Locations and Linkages

    Edited by Adi Weidenfeld, Richard Butler, Allan M. Williams

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Olympic Games, Social Legacies, and Urban Exclusion

    Marginalized Youth in Olympic Cities

    By Jacqueline Kennelly

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Sport

    Olympic Games are sold to host city populations on the basis of legacy commitments that incorporate aid for the young and the poor. Yet little is known about the realities of marginalized young people living in host cities. Do they benefit from social housing and employment opportunities? Or do...

    To Be Published April 15th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Human Rights and Global Events

    By Rebecca Finkel

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    There has been an increasing emphasis upon the contribution of global events, such as the Olympic Games, World Cup, high-profile international conferences, Expos and so forth, to human rights improvements and abuses. Special events are no longer viewed solely as activities to be produced and...

    To Be Published June 1st 2016 by Routledge

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