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  1. 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

  2. Worldwide Destinations Casebook

    2nd Edition

    By Brian Boniface, MA, Chris Cooper

    Worldwide Destinations Casebook features 38 comprehensive case studies of international tourism destinations, 10 of them brand new and 28 updated. A companion to the core textbook Worldwide Destinations 5th edition, these cases contextulaise the learning and provide real life illustrations of the...

    Published March 25th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Tourism and National Parks

    International Perspectives on Development, Histories and Change

    Edited by Warwick Frost, C. Michael Hall

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    In 1872 Yellowstone was established as a National Park. The name caught the public’s imagination and by the close of the century, other National Parks had been declared, not only in the USA, but also in Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. Yet as it has spread, the concept has evolved and...

    Published March 13th 2009 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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 9th 2008 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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 12th 2008 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. 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 5th 2008 by Routledge