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  1. Understanding and Managing Tourism Impacts

    An Integrated Approach

    By C. Michael Hall, Alan A. Lew

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    As one of the world’s largest industries, tourism carries with it significant social, environmental, economic and political impacts. Although tourism can provide significant economic benefits for some destinations, the image of tourism as a benign and environmentally friendly industry has often...

    Published July 9th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Commercial Homes in Tourism

    An International Perspective

    Edited by Paul Lynch, Alison J. McIntosh, Hazel Tucker

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Tourism, Business and Management

    This volume is the first to examine the commercial home from an international perspective, paying attention to the frequently occurring but often neglected forms of commercial accommodation including farmstays, historic houses, and self-catering accommodation. Conceptually, it helps to explain a...

    Published April 3rd 2009 by Routledge

  3. Events and Festivals

    Current Trends and Issues

    Edited by Martin Robertson, Elspeth Frew

    Events and Festivals have an increasingly vital role in our leisure lifestyles. We recognise them as part of our lives. For some, of they are a very significant part of our lives. The network of festivals and events that either adorn the world now, or are planned for the future, can both serve to...

    Published March 11th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Ecotourism

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen Wearing, John Neil

    Ecotourism: Impacts, Potentials and Possibilities analyses the impacts of mainstream tourism in first, second and third world countries, and argues the benefits of adopting the philosophical approaches of ecotourism to create a more sustainable tourism industry in every country around the world....

    Published February 27th 2009 by Routledge

  5. The Impact and Evaluation of Major Sporting Events

    Edited by Holger Preuss

    The aim of politicians is to attract new investment to their city or region in order to develop infrastructure such as telecommunications, transportation, housing or even sport and entertainment facilities. Sporting events are also intended to achieve intangible ends such as a better image, more...

    Published February 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  6. Tourism and Sustainability

    Development, Globalisation and New Tourism in the Third World, 3rd Edition

    By Martin Mowforth, Ian Munt

    "If unequal opportunities are large within many countries they are truly staggering on a global scale", so concludes the World Bank’s 2006 World Development Report. It is a global unevenness within which the barriers to in-migration of Third World migrants to wealthy first world nations go ever...

    Published September 29th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Asia on Tour

    Exploring the rise of Asian tourism

    Edited by Tim Winter, Peggy Teo, T.C. Chang

    With the vast majority of academic theory on tourism based on ‘Western’ tourists, Asia on Tour illustrates why the rapid growth of travel for leisure and recreation in Asia demands a reappraisal of how tourism is analyzed and understood. Examining domestic and intra-regional tourism, the book...

    Published September 24th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Health and Wellness Tourism

    By Melanie Smith, Laszlo Puczko

    Health and Wellness Tourism takes an innovative look at this rapidly growing sector of today’s thriving tourism industry. This book examines the range of motivations that drive this diverse sector of tourists, the products that are being developed to meet their needs and the management implications...

    Published September 12th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Tomorrow's Tourist

    By Ian Yeoman

    By 2030, China will be the world’s largest tourism destination, holidays in Outer Space will be the ultimate luxury experience, extreme Swedish ironing will be an Olympic Sport, embedded technologies will be the norm in future tourists and skiing in the Alps will be no more. These are some of the...

    Published June 19th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Tourism Impacts, Planning and Management

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Mason, Peter Mason

    Tourism Impacts, Planning and Management is a unique text, which links these three crucial areas of tourism - impacts, planning and management.Tourism impacts are multi-faceted and therefore are difficult to plan for and manage. Tourism Impacts, Planning and Management looks at all the key players...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge Handbook of Events
    Edited by Stephen Page, Joanne Connell
    To Be Published October 14th 2014
  2. Dark Tourism and Crime
    By Derek Dalton
    To Be Published November 18th 2014
  3. New Research Paradigms in Tourism Geography
    Edited by Alan A. Lew
    To Be Published December 1st 2014
  4. Tourist Cities
    By Dan Knox
    To Be Published February 1st 2015
  5. The Routledge Handbook of Tourism and Sustainability
    Edited by C. Michael Hall, Stefan Gossling, Daniel Scott
    To Be Published February 3rd 2015

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