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  1. Sustainable Event Management

    A Practical Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Meegan Jones

    Gatherings of people for a purpose always have and always will be a part of the human story. Those staging these events have a social and environmental responsibility to manage their impacts and enhance their positive lasting legacies. Written by a leader in the field, this book is a practical,...

    Published May 6th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Strategic Sports Event Management

    Third edition, 3rd Edition

    By Guy Masterman

    The hosting of sports events – whether large international events, or smaller niche events – can have a significant and long-lasting impact on the local environment, economy and society. Strategic Sports Event Management provides students and event managers with an insight into the strategic...

    Published May 5th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Geography of Tourism and Recreation

    Environment, Place and Space

    By C. Michael Hall, Stephen J. Page

    This fourth edition of The Geography of Tourism and Recreation provides students with a comprehensive introduction to the interrelationship between tourism, leisure and recreation from geographical and social science perspectives. It still remains the only book to systematically compare and...

    Published May 5th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Event Volunteering

    International Perspectives on the Event Volunteering Experience

    Edited by Karen A. Smith, Leonie Lockstone-Binney, Kirsten Holmes, Tom Baum

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Volunteers make important contributions across the spectrum of event settings, most visibly at high profile mega events such as the Olympic Games they are volunteers are lauded as ‘Games makers’, ’unsung heroes’ and the like. Less visibly volunteers are the heart and soul of community events and...

    Published May 4th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Management and Technology in Knowledge, Service, Tourism & Hospitality

    Edited by Ford Lumban Gaol, Wyne Mars, Hoga Saragih

    Management and Technology in Knowledge, Service, Tourism and Hospitality 2013 contains papers covering a wide range of topics in the fields of knowledge and service management, web intelligence, tourism and hospitality. This overview of current state of affairs and anticipated developments...

    Published April 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Marketing Tourism Places (RLE Tourism)

    Edited by Gregory Ashworth, Brian Goodall

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Tourism

    Tourism is well established as an important part of the new service economy, and the rewards it offers have stimulated intense competition in the tourism industry. Many destinations compete to attract potential tourists, each place having to work hard to distinguish itself from rivals offering...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. World Tourism Cities

    Developing Tourism Off the Beaten Track

    Edited by Robert Maitland, Peter Newman

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    This book presents new research on the capacity of big cities to generate new tourism areas as visitors discover and help create new urban experiences off the beaten track. It examines similarities and differences in these processes in a group of established world cities located in the global...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Travels of an Alchemist

    The Journey of the Taoist Ch'ang-Ch'un from China to the Hundukush at the Summons of Chingiz Khan

    By Li Chih-Ch'ang

    First published in 1931. Mainly focussing on cultural and geographical aspects, Travels of an Alchemist are unique in their importance as a source for early Mongol history, enabling us as they do to fix with certainty the otherwise obscure and much disputed dates of Chingiz Khan's movements during...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Management of International Tourism (RLE Tourism)

    By Stephen F Witt, Michael Z Brooke, Peter J. Buckley

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Tourism

    International tourism is one of today’s major growth industries necessitating increasingly more sophisticated management techniques. In the light of this expansion and growing significant economic importance, this book provides a comprehensive overview of international tourism, placing particular...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge