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  1. Power, Politics and International Events

    Socio-cultural Analyses of Festivals and Spectacles

    Edited by Udo Merkel

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Although the event management field has grown considerably over the last decade, critical, social-scientific studies of the international events industry are rare. This book intends to help fill this void. It focuses on power, social and political relations, conflicts and controversies in the...

    Published July 11th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Managing Tourism in a Changing World

    Issues and Cases

    Edited by Rodolfo Baggio, Wojciech Czakon, Marcello M. Mariani

    Managing Tourism in a Changing World provides an overview of state-of-the-art research surrounding today’s tourism management. Recognising the relevance of tourism activities as major economic drivers, this book offers a significant contribution to the advancement of managerial practice in the...

    Published July 9th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Bali Tourism

    By Arthur Asa Berger

    The island of Bali has long been characterized in the West as the last “paradise” on earth, but there is far more to this small Indonesian province. Bali Tourism presents an enlightening ethnographic study of some of the most important icons—for tourists and locals alike—in Balinese culture and...

    Published July 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  4. Tourist Mobility and Advanced Tracking Technologies

    By Noam Shoval, Michal Isaacson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    The remarkable developments in tracking technologies over the past decade have opened up a wealth of possibilities in terms of research into tourist spatial behaviour. To date, most research in the field has been based on data derived from less objective – hence methodologically...

    Published June 24th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Tourism and Poverty

    By Regina Scheyvens

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Tourism and Poverty addresses a critical question facing many academics, governments, aid agencies, tourism organizations, and conservation bodies around the world: can tourism work as a tool to overcome poverty? This book is the first to present a focused description and critique of the issues...

    Published June 24th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Tourism Enterprises and Sustainable Development

    International Perspectives on Responses to the Sustainability Agenda

    Edited by David Leslie

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    The tourism industry has increasingly recognized and responded to growing environmental concerns. In recent years, there has been an emergence of a variety of categories of tourism considered more environmentally friendly: green, eco-tourism, and sustainable tourism. Much of the literature that has...

    Published June 24th 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Ethics of Tourism

    Critical and Applied Perspectives

    By Brent Lovelock, Kirsten Lovelock

    There are increasingly strident calls from many sectors of society for the tourism industry, the world’s largest industry, to adopt a more ethical approach to the way it does business. In particular there has been an emphasis placed on the need for a more ethical approach to the way the tourism...

    Published June 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Scuba Diving Tourism

    Edited by Ghazali Musa, Kay Dimmock

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    This volume offers new insight into an important and largely under-examined area of marine leisure and tourism: scuba diving tourism. Knowledge of scuba diving has long been hidden among broad discussions of water-based sports and activities and this focused book aims to shed further understanding...

    Published June 5th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Tourism Policy and Planning

    Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

    By David L. Edgell Sr, Jason Swanson

    The wellspring to the future global growth in tourism is a commitment toward good policy and strategic planning. Governments, the private sector, international organizations, academic institutions, and not-for-profit agencies must be the leaders in developing sustainable tourism policies that...

    Published May 16th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Peace through Tourism

    Promoting Human Security Through International Citizenship

    Edited by Lynda-ann Blanchard, Freya Higgins-Desbiolles

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Peace through tourism refers to a body of analysis which suggests tourism may contribute to cross-cultural understanding, tolerance and even peace between communities and nations. What has been largely missing to date is a sustained critique of the potential and capacities of tourism to foster...

    Published April 25th 2013 by Routledge