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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 56 new and published books in the subject of Tourism Planning and Policy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Tourism, Regional Development and Public Policy

    Edited by Nese Kumral, A Özlem Önder

    The tourism industry, as one of the main drivers of creative economy, gains more importance in growth policies both at national and regional levels. However traditional tourism destinations now face a more competitive environment, for an increased number of possible destinations have emerged. This...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Culture and the City

    Creativity, Tourism, Leisure

    Edited by Deborah Stevenson, Amie Matthews

    This edited collection will examine the way in which cities are imagined, experienced and shaped by those who reside within them, those who manage or govern them, and those who, as visitor, tourist or traveller, pass through them. Attention will be paid to the influence that these various...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Tourism and the Millennium Development Goals

    Tourism, Local Communities and Development

    Edited by Jarkko Saarinen, Christian M. Rogerson, Haretsebe Manwa

    In 2000 United Nations adopted the Millennium Development Goals (UN MDGs), committing the member nations to a new global partnership to reduce extreme poverty and setting out a series of specific targets with a deadline of 2015. Related to the UN MDGs, tourism is increasingly seen as a promising...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Tourism and Innovation

    By Michael C. Hall, Williams Allan

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Tourism is often described as an industry with high growth rates, and it is subject to radical change in how it is produced and consumed. However, there is still a relatively poor understanding of how such changes are brought about – that is, through innovation. This book is the first to...

    Published May 18th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Green Growth and Travelism

    Concept, Policy and Practice for Sustainable Tourism

    Edited by Terry DeLacy, Min Jiang, Geoffrey Lipman, Shaun Vorster

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    The green growth paradigm emerged from evolving global strategies that coherently promote a more socially inclusive, low-carbon, resource-efficient, stable economy, with decreasing poverty. Opportunities and challenges associated with the paradigm shift are expected to transform the travel and...

    Published May 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Event Tourism and Cultural Tourism

    Issues and Debates

    Edited by Larry Dwyer, Eugenia Wickens

    Event and cultural tourism as a social practice is a widespread phenomenon of global socio-economic importance. The purpose of the book is to bring together current thinking on contemporary issues relating to the management and marketing of cultural events and attractions. The contributions to the...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Tourism, Planning, and Community Development

    Edited by Rhonda Phillips, Sherma Roberts

    Series: Community Development – Current Issues Series

    The intersection of community development, tourism and planning is a fascinating one. Tourism has long been used as a development strategy, in both developed and developing countries, from the national to local levels. These approaches have typically focused on economic dimensions with decisions...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. The Tourism Education Futures Initiative

    Activating Change in Tourism Education

    Edited by Darko Prebežac, Christian Schott, Pauline Sheldon

    As the world faces many serious challenges informed, courageous and mindful leadership is needed for a better future. The Tourism Education Futures Initiative (TEFI) is the collective effort of a group of innovative, thoughtful and committed scholars and industry leaders seeking to provide vision,...

    Published November 13th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Event Portfolio Planning and Management

    A Holistic Approach

    By Vassilios Ziakas

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Cities and regions around the world increasingly capitalize on a series of events aimed at optimizing their reach and outcomes. How then can a series of different events be developed and harnessed? What are the conditions and the means by which synergies and collaboration among different events and...

    Published October 16th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Trust, Tourism Development and Planning
    Edited by Robin Nunkoo, Stephen L.J Smith
    To Be Published September 1st 2014
  2. Understanding Tropical Coastal and Island Tourism Development
    Edited by Klaus Meyer-Arendt, Alan A. Lew
    To Be Published September 4th 2014
  3. Event Design: Social perspectives and practices
    Edited by Greg Richards, Lénia Marques, Karen Mein
    To Be Published October 22nd 2014
  4. Tourism and Political Boundaries
    By Dallen J. Timothy
    To Be Published November 1st 2014
  5. Knowledge Networks and Tourism
    Edited by Michelle T. McLeod, Roger Vaughan
    To Be Published December 3rd 2014

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