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  1. Beach Management

    Principles and Practice

    By Allan Williams, Anton Micallef

    This comprehensive book provides full coverage of beach management principles and practice, with an emphasis on needs-based management. The book provides a wealth of case studies from the UK, USA, New Zealand, the Mediterranean, and Latin America. The emphasis throughout the book is on optimizing...

    Published January 31st 2011 by Routledge

  2. Carbon Management in Tourism

    Mitigating the Impacts on Climate Change

    By Stefan Gossling

    Series: Routledge International Series in Tourism, Business and Management

    Climate change is one of the single most important global environmental issues facing the world today and is emerging as a major topic in tourism studies. Tourism is one of the world’s largest industries; it both contributes to, and will be notably affected by, climate change. Given the emerging...

    Published December 1st 2010 by Routledge

  3. Cultural Studies and Environment, Revisited

    Edited by Phaedra. C Pezzullo

    The environment is perhaps most misunderstood as a static place, somewhere "out there," separated from the practices of our everyday lives. Given this assumption, environmental movements and concerns have remained mostly marginalized or denigrated in cultural studies publications, conferences, and...

    Published November 8th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Drive Tourism

    Trends and Emerging Markets

    Edited by Bruce Prideaux, Dean Carson

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    Since the post World War Two boom in private automobile ownership, Drive Tourism has transformed the tourism landscape by facilitating dispersal and the growth of attractions and tourism related infrastructure beyond the zones that had previously emerged around seaports and railway terminals. The...

    Published November 1st 2010 by Routledge

  5. Sacred Natural Sites

    Conserving Nature and Culture

    Edited by Bas Verschuuren, Robert Wild, Jeffrey Mcneely, Gonzalo Oviedo

    Sacred Natural Sites are the world's oldest protected places. This book focuses on a wide spread of both iconic and lesser known examples such as sacred groves of the Western Ghats (India), Sagarmatha /Chomolongma (Mt Everest, Nepal, Tibet - and China), the Golden Mountains of Altai (Russia), Holy...

    Published October 5th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Sustainable Tourism in Island Destinations

    By Sonya Graci, Rachel Dodds

    Series: Tourism Environment and Development

    Many of the world's islands are dependent on tourism as their main source of income. It is therefore imperative that these destinations are managed for long-term viability. The natural appeal of a destination is typically one of its main tourism related assets, yet the natural environment is also...

    Published September 30th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Sustainable Tourism in Rural Europe

    Approaches to Development

    Edited by Donald V. L. Macleod, Steven A. Gillespie

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    Rural Europe is a highly developed tourism region, representing advanced tourism experience and supposed modern approaches to this industry. That said, it remains highly sensitive and fragile in terms of environmental, social, economic and cultural impacts. This volume focuses on rural Europe as a...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Economics of Sustainable Tourism

    Edited by Fabio Cerina, Anil Markandya, Michael McAleer

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Tourism, Business and Management

    Tourism is one of the world's largest industries and one of its fastest growing economic sectors helping to generate income and employment for local people. At the same time, it has many negative outsourced effects on the environment and local culture. Achieving a more sustainable pattern of...

    Published September 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  9. Tourism and Change in Polar Regions

    Climate, Environments and Experiences

    By Michael C. Hall, Jarkko Saarinen

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    The world’s polar regions are attracting more interest than ever before. Once regarded as barren, inhospitable places where only explorers go, the north and south polar regions have been transformed into high profile tourism destinations, increasingly visited by cruise ships as well as becoming...

    Published July 14th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Slow Travel and Tourism

    By Janet Dickinson, Les Lumsdon

    Series: Tourism Environment and Development

    It is widely recognized that travel and tourism can have a high environmental impact and make a major contribution to climate change. It is therefore vital that ways to reduce these impacts are developed and implemented. 'Slow travel' provides such a concept, drawing on ideas from the 'slow food'...

    Published July 14th 2010 by Routledge