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  1. Tourist Shopping Villages

    Forms and Functions

    By Laurie Murphy, Pierre Benckendorff, Gianna Moscardo, Philip L. Pearce

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Shopping is perhaps the most universal of tourist activities. Tourists form a separate retailing segment from the general population and place importance on different products and product attributes, contributing billions of dollars each year for both the private and public sector by which retail...

    Published September 5th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Tourism and War

    Edited by Richard Butler, Wantanee Suntikul

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    This is the first volume to fully explore the complex relationship between war and tourism by considering its full range of dynamics; including political, psychological, economic and ideological factors at different levels, in different political and geographical locations. Issues of peace and...

    Published August 20th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Tourism in Brazil

    Environment, Management and Segments

    Edited by Gui Lohmann, Dianne Dredge

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Since the 1990s, tourism has become a major driver of economic activity and community development in Brazil. New policies and approaches, growing expertise and investment in tourism have brought significant transformation in tourism products, destination development and community involvement. In...

    Published June 1st 2012 by Routledge

  4. The Advanced Econometrics of Tourism Demand

    By Haiyan Song, Stephen F. Witt, Gang Li

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Tourism demand is the foundation on which all tourism-related business decisions ultimately rest. Governments and companies such as airlines, tour operators, hotels, cruise ship lines, and recreation facility providers are interested in the demand for their products by tourists. The success of many...

    Published March 16th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Handbook of Tourist Behavior

    Theory & Practice

    Edited by Metin Kozak, Alain Decrop

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    In today’s highly competitive and global economy, understanding tourist behavior is imperative to success. Tourist behavior has become a cornerstone of any marketing strategy and action. Choosing, buying and consuming tourism/travel products and services includes a range of psycho-social processes...

    Published February 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  6. Events Management

    An Introduction

    By Charles Bladen, James Kennell, Emma Abson, Nick Wilde

    Contemporary events management is a diverse and challenging field. This major new introductory textbook is the first to fully explore the multi-disciplinary nature of events management and to provide all the practical skills and professional knowledge students need to succeed in the events industry...

    Published February 10th 2012 by Routledge

  7. The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism

    4th Edition

    By John Tribe, John Tribe

    This textbook describes the relevance of economics to the tourism and leisure industries, helping you to pass an economics module as part of a tourism, recreation or sport management degree. It applies economic theory to a range of tourism industry issues at the consumer, business, national and...

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Political Economy of Tourism

    A Critical Perspective

    Edited by Jan Mosedale

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Political economy, in its various guises and transfigurations, is a research philosophy that presents both social commentary and theoretical progress and is concerned with a number of different topics: politics, regulation and governance, production systems, social relations, inequality and...

    Published December 17th 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Economics of Tourism Destinations

    2nd Edition

    By Norbert Vanhove

    The measurement of tourism is not an easy task. In the last decade there has been a growing interest in the tourism world in new methods to measure demand and supply of tourism. Fully revised and updated, the second edition of The Economics of Tourism Destinations provides a succinct guide to the...

    Published December 17th 2010 by Routledge

  10. The Economics of Tourism

    By Mike J. Stabler, Andreas Papatheodorou, M. Thea Sinclair

    This new edition of The Economics of Tourism reflects the tremendous changes that have occurred in the tourism sector in the last twelve years. It recognizes that the nature of tourism demand and supply is being transformed by innovations in information communication technologies, market...

    Published November 30th 2009 by Routledge