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  1. 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 26th 2009 by Routledge

  2. The Advanced Econometrics of Tourism Demand

    By Haiyan Song, Stephen F. Witt, Gang Li

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Tourism demand is the foundation on which all tourism-related business decisions ultimately rest. Governments and companies such as airlines, tour operators, hotels, cruise ship lines, and recreation facility providers are interested in the demand for their products by tourists. The success of many...

    Published December 8th 2008 by Routledge

  3. 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 28th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Hoop Dreams on Wheels

    Disability and the Competitive Wheelchair Athlete

    By Ronald Berger

    Series: Contemporary Sociological Perspectives

    Hoop Dreams on Wheels is a life-history study of wheelchair athletes associated with a premier collegiate wheelchair basketball program. The book, which grapples with the intersection of biography and history in society, situates the study in broader context with background on the history and...

    Published September 11th 2008 by Routledge

  5. 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 11th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Outdoor Recreation

    An Introduction

    By Ryan Plummer

    Outdoor Recreation: An Introduction provides students following courses in outdoor recreation, leisure and environmental studies with a comprehensive and informative overview of this broad and fascinating field. Covering both theory and practice, and including case studies and examples...

    Published August 4th 2008 by Routledge

  7. The Global Architect

    Firms, Fame and Urban Form

    By Donald McNeill

    Series: Cultural Spaces

    The Global Architect explores the increasing significance of globalization processes on urban change, architectural practice and the built environment. In what is primarily a critical sociological overview of the current global architectural industry, Donald McNeill covers the "star system" of...

    Published August 4th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Understanding the Global Spa Industry

    Edited by Gerry Bodeker, Marc Cohen

    The spa industry is currently the fastest growing segment of the hospitality and leisure industry with revenues exceeding those from amusement parks, box office receipts, vacation ownership gross sales and ski resort ticket sales.Understanding the Global Spa Industry is the first book to examine...

    Published May 14th 2008 by Routledge

  9. City Spaces - Tourist Places

    By Bruce Hayllar, Tony Griffin, Deborah Edwards

    Over the last decade, commentaries and research on urban tourism precincts have predominantly focused on: their role in the tourism attractions mix; their physical and functional forms; their economic significance; their role as a catalyst for urban renewal; their evolution and associated...

    Published March 10th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Media Strategies for Marketing Places in Crisis

    By Eli Avraham, Eran Ketter

    Growing competition between countries and cities over attracting infrastructure, investment, tourists, capital and national and international status mean that today, a negative image is more harmful than ever. Whatever the cause of the negative image, places perceived as dangerous, frightening, or...

    Published March 10th 2008 by Routledge