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Forthcoming Tourism Development/Impacts Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. New Media and International Development

    Representation and affect in microfinance

    By Anke Schwittay

    Series: Rethinking Development

    New Media and International Development is the first in-depth examination of microfinance’s enduring popularity with Northern publics. Through a case study of Kiva.org, the world’s first person-to-person microlending website, and other microfinance organizations, the book argues that international...

    To Be Published September 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Handbook of Events

    Edited by Stephen Page, Joanne Connell

    The Routledge Handbook of Events explores and critically evaluates the debates and controversies associated with this rapidly expanding discipline. It brings together leading specialists from range of disciplinary backgrounds and geographical regions, to provide state-of-the-art theoretical...

    To Be Published September 29th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Dark Tourism and Crime

    By Derek Dalton

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    Dark tourism has become widespread and diverse. It has passed into popular culture vernacular, deployed in guide books as a short hand descriptor for sites that are associated with death, suffering and trauma. However, whilst books have been devoted to dark tourism as a...

    To Be Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. New Research Paradigms in Tourism Geography

    Edited by Alan A. Lew

    This collection of papers from Tourism Geographies emphasizes new and emerging research paradigms in the geographic study of tourism. The papers included in this collection follow one of two threads: explicitly supporting specific research frameworks, or implicitly presenting new and emerging...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Tourism in Pacific Islands

    Current Issues and Future Challenges

    Edited by Stephen Pratt, David Harrison

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Over the past two decades, tourism has become the major driver of economic growth in many Pacific Island countries, most notably Fiji, Cook Islands, Vanuatu and Samoa, and it is becoming one of the only viable options for economic development in many others. These islands and small states are...

    To Be Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. International Tourism and the Gulf Cooperation Council States

    Developments, Challenges and Opportunities

    Edited by Marcus Stephenson, Ala al-Hamarneh

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    This book examines the challenges facing and opportunities for the development of tourism in the six member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC): Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. It analyses ways in which tourism and its development intersect...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Mountaineering Tourism

    Edited by Ghazali Musa, Anna Thompson- Carr, James Higham

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    This book provides a critical and comprehensive analysis of all pertinent aspects and issues related to the development and the management of the growth area of mountaineering tourism. By doing so, it explores the meaning of adventure and special reference to mountain-based adventure, the...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge