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  1. Commemorative Events

    Memory, Identities, Conflict

    By Warwick Frost, Jennifer Laing

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Commemorative Events emphasise remembering. They are held on the anniversaries of significant past events, either annually or after significant time periods. Commemorative events provide fascinating insight into how societies see themselves, their heritage and their identity. These events however...

    Published March 4th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Tourism and Crisis

    Edited by Gustav Visser, Sanette Ferreira

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Tourism, Business and Management

    The new millennium has been characterised by several crises ranging from dramatic acts of terror to natural disasters, as well as the most significant economic recession since the late 1920s. However, despite such challenges the global tourism system has in the main retained its past vitality...

    Published February 8th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Handbook of Cultural Tourism

    Edited by Melanie Smith, Greg Richards

    The Routledge Handbook of Cultural Tourism explores and critically evaluates the debates and controversies in this field of Tourism. It brings together leading specialists from a range of disciplinary backgrounds and geographical regions, to provide state-of-the-art theoretical reflection and...

    Published December 21st 2012 by Routledge

  4. Information and Communication Technologies for Sustainable Tourism

    By Alisha Ali, Andrew J. Frew

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    Sustainable development is a highly topical issue and is of critical importance to tourism as the environment is of utmost importance for the continued development and prosperity of the industry. There have been numerous texts written on sustainable tourism and the measures to mitigate and manage...

    Published December 18th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Managing and Marketing Tourist Destinations

    Strategies to Gain a Competitive Edge

    By Metin Kozak, Seyhmus Baloglu

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Destination marketing is more challenging than other goods and services. The basis of competitive advantage shifts from tourism resources only (destination marketing) to a location-based or city-wide integrated management (place marketing). In this book, tourism scholars Metin Kozak and Seyhmus...

    Published September 5th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Tourist Shopping Villages

    Forms and Functions

    By Laurie Murphy, Pierre Benckendorff, Gianna Moscardo, Philip L. Pearce

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Shopping is perhaps the most universal of tourist activities. Tourists form a separate retailing segment from the general population and place importance on different products and product attributes, contributing billions of dollars each year for both the private and public sector by which retail...

    Published September 5th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Medical Tourism

    The Ethics, Regulation, and Marketing of Health Mobility

    Edited by C. Michael Hall

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Medical and health tourism is a significant area of growth in the export of medical, health and tourism services. Although spas and improved well-being have long been part of the tourist experience, health tourism now includes travel for medical purposes ranging from cosmetic and dental surgery...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Tourism in Brazil

    Environment, Management and Segments

    Edited by Gui Lohmann, Dianne Dredge

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Since the 1990s, tourism has become a major driver of economic activity and community development in Brazil. New policies and approaches, growing expertise and investment in tourism have brought significant transformation in tourism products, destination development and community involvement. In...

    Published June 1st 2012 by Routledge

  9. Tourism and Climate Change

    Impacts, Adaptation and Mitigation

    By Daniel Scott, C. Michael Hall, Stefan Gossling

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Climate change is the single most important global environmental and development issue facing the world today and has emerged as a major topic in tourism studies. Climate change is already affecting the tourism industry and is anticipated to have profound implications for tourism in the...

    Published April 12th 2012 by Routledge

  10. 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 March 16th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Trust, Tourism Development and Planning
    Edited by Robin Nunkoo, Stephen L.J Smith
    To Be Published August 31st 2014
  2. Understanding Tropical Coastal and Island Tourism Development
    Edited by Klaus Meyer-Arendt, Alan A. Lew
    To Be Published September 3rd 2014
  3. Event Design: Social perspectives and practices
    Edited by Greg Richards, Lénia Marques, Karen Mein
    To Be Published October 21st 2014
  4. Tourism and Political Boundaries
    By Dallen J. Timothy
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  5. Knowledge Networks and Tourism
    Edited by Michelle T. McLeod, Roger Vaughan
    To Be Published December 2nd 2014

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