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  1. Issues in Cultural Tourism Studies

    By Melanie K. Smith

    The extensively revised second edition of Issues in Cultural Tourism Studies provides a new framework for analyzing the complexity of cultural tourism and its increasing globalization in existing as well as emergent destinations of the world. The book will focus in particular on the need for even...

    Published October 28th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Managing Volunteers in Tourism

    By Kirsten Holmes, Karen Smith

    Recent years have seen an explosion in research on tourism volunteering. Volunteers are an essential part of tourism, whether they are volunteering in their local museum, at a sporting mega-event, as an airport ambassador, or travelling the global as a volunteer tourist. Managing Volunteers in...

    Published August 25th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Sex For Sale

    Prostitution, Pornography, and the Sex Industry, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Ronald Weitzer

    This groundbreaking collection of essays on the sex industry contains original studies on sex work, its risks and benefits, and its political implications. Sex for Sale covers areas not commonly researched, including gay and lesbian pornography, telephone sex workers, customers of...

    Published July 28th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Mobility

    By Peter Adey

    Series: Key Ideas in Geography

    As everything from immigration, airport security and road tolling become headline news, the need to understand mobility has never been more pertinent. Yet ‘mobility’ remains remarkably elusive in summary and definition. This introductory text makes ‘mobility’ tangible by explaining the key theories...

    Published July 14th 2009 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. Domestic Tourism in Asia

    Diversity and Divergence

    Edited by Shalini Singh

    Many countries have a rich tradition of domestic travel and holidaying which not only predates but exceeds mass international travel. This is particularly the case in Asia where recent economic prosperity and trends in globalization have not merely spurred, but continue to shape traditions in...

    Published June 30th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Queering Tourism

    Paradoxical Performances of Gay Pride Parades

    By Lynda Johnston

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    Gay Pride parades are annual arenas of queer public culture, where embodied notions of subjectivity are sold, enacted, transgressed and debated. From Sydney to Rome, Queering Tourism analyzes the paradoxes of gay pride parades as tourist events, exploring how the public display of queer bodies ...

    Published May 21st 2009 by Routledge

  8. Tourism Geography

    A New Synthesis, 2nd Edition

    By Stephen Williams

    Tourism is an intensely geographic phenomenon. It stimulates large-scale, global movement of people and forges distinctive relationships between people and the places they visit. It shapes processes of physical development and resource exploitation, whilst the presence of visitors exerts a range of...

    Published May 18th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Cultural Heritage and Tourism in the Developing World

    A Regional Perspective

    Edited by Dallen J. Timothy, Gyan P. Nyaupane

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Cultural Heritage and Tourism in the Developing World is the first book of its kind to synthesize global and regional issues, challenges, and practices related to cultural heritage and tourism, specifically in less-developed nations. The importance of preservation and management of cultural...

    Published May 12th 2009 by Routledge

  10. 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