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You are currently browsing 31–40 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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  1. Tourism and Retail

    The Psychogeography of Liminal Consumption

    Edited by Charles McIntyre

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    Tourists are drawn to explore new environments and peoples. What better way to interact with a locality than to seek out and roam its marketplaces? The nature of tourist shopping activity thus goes beyond mere functional purchasing into multi-sensory explorations of place and space. Awareness of...

    Published February 27th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Events Management

    An Introduction

    By Charles Bladen, James Kennell, Emma Abson, Nick Wilde

    Contemporary events management is a diverse and challenging field. This major new introductory textbook is the first to fully explore the multi-disciplinary nature of events management and to provide all the practical skills and professional knowledge students need to succeed in the events industry...

    Published February 9th 2012 by Routledge

  3. International Sports Events

    Impacts, Experiences and Identities

    Edited by Richard Shipway, Alan Fyall

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    This book offers new insight into International Sports Events (ISEs), examining the relationship between sport, tourism and events. It assesses sports events through the lens of both sports participants and spectators, based on three primary themes: impacts, experiences and identities. The first...

    Published January 31st 2012 by Routledge

  4. Events and Urban Regeneration

    The Strategic Use of Events to Revitalise Cities

    By Andrew Smith

    In recent years, major sporting and cultural events such as the Olympic Games have emerged as significant elements of public policy, particularly in efforts to achieve urban regeneration. As well as opportunities arising from new venues, these events are viewed as a way of stimulating investment,...

    Published January 19th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Live Architecture

    Venues, Stages and Arenas for Popular Music

    By Robert Kronenburg

    Live Architecture explores the physical form of popular music performance space from 1960 to the present day. This book quantifies the factors that determine what makes a venue successful focusing on both famous and less well-known examples from the smallest barroom music space to the largest...

    Published January 5th 2012 by Routledge

  6. China's Outbound Tourism

    By Wolfgang Arlt

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    The People’s Republic of China has changed from a country which actively discouraged tourism into one of the major source markets for the international industry; the 35 million Chinese travelling across the border in 2005 are merely the tip of the iceberg. China’s Outbound Tourism is the first...

    Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Contemporary Perspectives on China Tourism

    Edited by Honggen Xiao

    Contemporary Perspectives on China Tourism is an innovative and engaging collection which presents unique approaches and critical insights into the policy, development and management practices of tourism and hospitality in modern China. This volume consists of nine independent research reports...

    Published December 1st 2011 by Routledge

  8. Event Policy

    From Theory to Strategy

    By Malcolm Foley, David McGillivray, Gayle McPherson

    As the event management field expands, there has been an emergence of a distinctive ‘events’ policy field of study and a need for more advanced texts that look at this subject with a multidisciplinary research and theoretical orientation. Events Policy: From Theory to Strategy is the first text to...

    Published August 29th 2011 by Routledge

  9. The Politics of Heritage Tourism in China

    A View from Lijiang

    By Xiaobo Su, Peggy Teo

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    This volume unravels the politics surrounding behind China’s hegemonic project of heritage tourism development in Lijiang. It provides a compelling study of the dialectical relationships between global and domestic capital, the state, tourists and locals as they collude, collaborate and...

    Published July 6th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Event Tourism

    Edited by Stephen J. Page, Joanne Connell

    Series: Critical Concepts in Tourism

    Edited by two leading scholars in the field, this is the first title in a new Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in Tourism. It is a four-volume collection of canonical and cutting-edge research in event tourism. The origins of event tourism as a topic of serious academic interest are...

    Published October 28th 2009 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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