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  1. 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 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 17th 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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 14th 2013 by Routledge

  6. 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 17th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Managing Airports 4th Edition

    An international perspective

    By Anne Graham

    Managing Airports presents a comprehensive and cutting-edge insight into today's international airport industry. Approaching management topics from a strategic and commercial perspective rather than from an operational and technical angle, the book provides an innovative insight into the processes...

    Published September 27th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Tourism in China

    Destination, Cultures and Communities

    Edited by Chris Ryan, Gu Huimin

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    China is forecast to be the primary tourist destination and tourist-generating country by 2020. However, much of the writing on tourism in China has come from people within the English academic world who are not involved in the issues related to Chinese tourism development. This book provides...

    Published August 6th 2013 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. Mineral Springs Resorts in Global Perspective

    Spa Histories

    Edited by John K. Walton

    Spa resorts were a favoured destination for affluent seekers after health and comfortable leisure in opulent surroundings from the seventeenth to the twentieth century, although in the railway age they began to suffer from competition from new fashions in leisure and tourism, especially the seaside...

    Published July 3rd 2013 by Routledge