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  1. Volunteer Tourism

    Theoretical Frameworks and Practical Applications

    Edited by Angela M. Benson

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Volunteer Tourism is one of the major growth areas in contemporary tourism, where tourists for various reasons seek alternative goodwill experiences and activities. To meet this demand there has been a surge in volunteer programmes offered in range of destinations organized by a variety of...

    Published December 14th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Carbon Management in Tourism

    Mitigating the Impacts on Climate Change

    By Gossling Stefan

    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. Tourism and India

    A Critical Introduction

    By Kevin Hannam, Anya Diekmann

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Tourism to and within India has undergone some important changes in recent years seen by the rising numbers of international tourists and increase in domestic tourism. This has led to the redevelopment and rebranding of many of its destinations as the Indian government has begun to recognise the...

    Published November 17th 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. Religion and Tourism

    Crossroads, Destinations and Encounters

    By Michael Stausberg

    This book explores the dynamic interaction between religion and tourism in the modern world. It considers questions such as: do travellers leave their religion at home when they are touring – and what happens if not? what are the relationships between tourism and pilgrimage? what happens to...

    Published October 27th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Tourism and Poverty Reduction

    Pathways to Prosperity

    By Jonathan Mitchell, Caroline Ashley

    Series: Tourism Environment and Development

    Tourism can reduce poverty in developing countries. But tourism growth is not universally inclusive of the poor. Moreover our understanding of how tourism affects the poor is largely based on partial and superficial analysis. Researchers from different disciplines and practitioners with different...

    Published December 11th 2009 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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