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Forthcoming Tourism and the Environment Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Tourism and Geographies of Inequality

    The New Global Slumming Phenomenon

    Edited by Fabian Frenzel, Ko Koens

    Slum tourism is a controversial pastime rising in popularity on a global scale. Known as ‘slumming’, it has been practised since Victorian times. In recent years, slum tourism occurs in more and more cities of the Global South. Township tourism across South Africa, favela tourism in Rio...

    To Be Published September 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Rainforest Tourism, Conservation and Management

    Challenges for Sustainable Development

    Edited by Bruce Prideaux

    Series: The Earthscan Forest Library

    Globally rainforests are under threat on numerous fronts, including clearing for agriculture, harvesting for timber and urban expansion. Yet they have a crucial role in biodiversity conservation, climate change mitigation and providing other ecosystem services. Rainforests are also attractive...

    To Be Published October 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Green Grabbing: A New Appropriation of Nature

    Edited by James Fairhead, Melissa Leach, Ian Scoones

    Series: Critical Agrarian Studies

    Across the world, ecosystems are for sale. ‘Green grabbing’ – the appropriation of land and resources for environmental ends – is an emerging process of deep and growing significance. A vigorous debate on ‘land grabbing’ already highlights instances where ‘green’ credentials are called...

    To Be Published January 26th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Tourist Cities

    By Dan Knox

    This book considers the relationship between tourism and the city from a range of sociological, economic and environmental approaches to fully explore the nature of tourism in cities around the world, bridging both managment and social sicence perspectives. In doing so the book offers students a...

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Handbook of Tourism and Sustainability

    Edited by C. Michael Hall, Stefan Gossling, Daniel Scott

    Sustainability remains one of the major issues in tourism today. Concerns over climate and environmental change, the fallout from the global economic and financial crisis, and the seeming failure to meeting UN Millennium development goals have only reinforced the need for more sustainable...

    To Be Published February 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Tourism in the Green Economy

    Edited by Maharaj Vijay Reddy, Keith Wilkes

    The concept of the green economy has now entered mainstream policy debates and been endorsed by a range of United Nations and other organizations. The Rio+20 UN conference specifically draw attention to the green economy approach in the context of sustainable development to move away from...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Events and Sustainability

    By Kirsten Holmes, Michael Hughes, Judith Mair, Jack Carlsen

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Rise and Fall of Countryside Management

    By Ian D. Rotherham

    For at least half a century since the emergence of Country Parks and Forest Parks, countryside services have provided leisure, tourism, conservation, restoration and regeneration across Britain. Yet these services are currently being decimated as public services are sacrificed to the new era...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Handbook of Sustainable Food, Beverages and Gastronomy

    Edited by Philip Sloan, Willy Legrand

    The issues surrounding the provision, preparation and development of food and beverage products is fundamental to every human being on the planet. Given the scarcity of agricultural land, environmental pollution, climate change and the exponential growth of the world’s population where starvation...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Volunteer Tourism, Development and Lifestyle Politics

    By Peter Smith, Jim Butcher

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    In recent years volunteer tourism has opened up as a significant area of study and a number of books and papers have been published on this issue. However these accounts fail to address a key issue: what does the growth of volunteer tourism tell us about the way development is understood and acted...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge