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Forthcoming Tourism and the Environment Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Great Barrier Reef

    An Environmental History

    By Ben Daley

    Series: Earthscan Oceans

    The Great Barrier Reef is located along the coast of Queensland in north-east Australia and is the world’s largest coral reef ecosystem. Designated a World Heritage Area, it has been subject to increasing pressures from tourism, fishing, pollution and climate change, and is now protected as a...

    To Be Published July 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Trust, Tourism Development and Planning

    Edited by Robin Nunkoo, Stephen L.J Smith

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Robin Nunkoo is Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Law and Management, University of Mauritius. His research draws widely from political science and uses a political economy approach to investigate the interplay between citizens' trust (distrust) in government (and institutions), and power issues in...

    To Be Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Tropical Coastal and Island Tourism Development

    Edited by Klaus Meyer-Arendt, Alan A. Lew

    This book contains a collection of articles that include both case studies and theoretical insights applicable to the tourism development challenges of tropical coastal and island destinations throughout the world. Topics include the shortcomings of (eco)tourism in Madagascar, collaboration theory...

    To Be Published September 4th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Ecotourism

    4th Edition

    By David A. Fennell

    Ecotourism continues to be embraced as the antithesis of mass tourism because of its promise of achieving sustainability through conservation mindedness, community development, education and learning, and the promotion of nature based activities that were sensitive to both ecological and social...

    To Be Published September 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 September 26th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Volunteer Tourism and Development

    By Peter Smith, Jim Butcher

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    First Published in 2013. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Handbook of Tourism and Sustainability

    Edited by Stefan Gossling, C. Michael Hall, 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 January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 February 1st 2015 by Routledge