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  1. Tourism Governance

    Critical Perspectives on Governance and Sustainability

    Edited by Bill Bramwell, Bernard Lane

    The role of governance has only recently begun to be researched and discussed in order to better understand tourism policy making and planning, and tourism development. Governance encompasses the many ways in which societies and industries are governed, given permission or assistance, or steered by...

    Published March 20th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Managing Ethical Consumption in Tourism

    Edited by Clare Weeden, Karla Boluk

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Tourism, Business and Management

    Neither the tourism industry nor the tourist has responded convincingly to calls for more responsibility in tourism. Ethical consumption places pressure on travellers to manage a large number of decisions at a time when hedonic motivations threaten to override other priorities. Unsurprisingly,...

    Published January 8th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Handbook of Mobilities

    Edited by Peter Adey, David Bissell, Kevin Hannam, Peter Merriman, Mimi Sheller

    The 21st century seems to be on the move, perhaps even more so than the last. With cheap travel, and more than two billion cars projected worldwide for 2030. And yet, all this mobility is happening incredibly unevenly, at different paces and intensities, with varying impacts and consequences to the...

    Published December 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  4. Economy Hotels in China

    A Glocalized Innovative Hospitality Sector

    By Songshan Sam Huang, Xuhua Michael Sun

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    While economy or budget hotels have been popular in western countries since the end of the Second World War, they have only emerged as a sector in their own right in China since the mid-1990s. Indeed, as a new service industry sector, economy hotels in China demonstrate important characteristics...

    Published December 18th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Alternative Food Networks

    Knowledge, Practice, and Politics

    By David Goodman, E. Melanie DuPuis, Michael K. Goodman

    Series: Routledge Studies of Gastronomy, Food and Drink

    Farmers’ markets, veggie boxes, local foods, organic products and Fair Trade goods – how have these once novel, "alternative" foods, and the people and networks supporting them, become increasingly familiar features of everyday consumption? Are the visions of "alternative worlds" built on ethics of...

    Published December 18th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Handbook of Tourism Marketing

    Edited by Scott McCabe

    Tourism has often been described as being about ‘selling dreams’, tourist experiences being conceptualized as purely a marketing confection, a socially constructed need. However, the reality is that travel for leisure, business, meetings, sports or visiting loved ones has grown to be a very real...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Health, Tourism and Hospitality

    Spas, Wellness and Medical Travel, 2nd Edition

    By Melanie Smith, Laszlo Puczko

    Health, Tourism and Hospitality: Spas, Wellness and Medical Travel, 2nd Edition takes an in-depth and comprehensive look at the growing health, wellness and medical tourism sectors in a global context. The book analyses the history and development of the industries, the way in which they are...

    Published December 9th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Conferences and Conventions

    A Research Perspective

    By Judith Mair

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Conferences and conventions are one of the fastest growing areas of the events industry. This is a substantially important sector yet research into many dimensions is in its infancy. This timely book, uniquely presents a ‘state of the art’ synthesis of the research on both demand and supply sides...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Contemporary Issues in Cultural Heritage Tourism

    Edited by Jamie Kaminski, Angela M Benson, David Arnold

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    The perceived quality of a destination’s cultural offering has long been a significant factor in determining tourist choices of destination. More recently, the need to present touristic offerings that include cultural experiences and heritage has become widely recognised, that this aspect of...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Heritage Tourism

    By Hyung Yu Park

    Heritage tourism has become an increasingly significant component of the global tourism industry, particularly in countries striving to diversify away from sea, sand and sun. This growth has had profound influences on the presentation and representation of both tangible and intangible heritage...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge