Welcome to our new Hospitality, Events and Tourism Research and Reference online catalogue. The catalogue features our new titles coming out this year, as well as our backlist collection of relevant and popular works.
Routledge Library Editions - RLE Tourism collection reissues 5 volumes, each volume concentrating on one of the most important areas of study within tourism. The collection includes a look at the impact of environmental issues on tourism management, tourism demand and forecasting, the key methods of operation of companies within the industry and research and innovation. The collection will appeal to students of tourism, geography and marketing
Handbooks - There are 5 new Handbooks publishing this year across a range of disciplines. Some of the key highlights include:
- The Routledge Handbook of Cultural Tourism, edited by Melanie Smith and Greg Richards
- The Routledge Companion to Arts Marketing, edited by Daragh O'Reilly, Ruth Rentschler and Theresa Kirchner
- Handbook of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games: Volume Two: Celebrating the Games, edited by Vassil Girginov
- The Routledge Handbook of Tourism Marketing, edited by Scott Mccabe
- The Routledge Handbook of Mobilities, edited by Peter Adey, David Bissell, Kevin Hannam, Peter Merriman, and Mimi Sheller
eCollections - This year sees the introduction of a new eCollection for Tourism, Hospitality and Events. It represents an unparalleled resource for any student or researcher with an interest in these dynamic, emerging subjects.
Featuring books from key authors such as Don Getz, Events Studies; Philip Sloan, Willy Legrand and Joseph S, Chen, Sustainability in the Hospitality Industry; John Tribe, Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism and Andrew Holden and David Fennell (eds) Routledge Handbook of Tourism and the Environment. Sub-collections include:
• Event Management
• Hospitality Management
• Tourism General
Theory, Research and Policy for Planned Events, 2nd Edition
Series: Events Management
Event Studies is the only book devoted to developing knowledge and theory about planned events. This book focuses on event planning and management, outcomes, the experience of events and the meanings attached to them, the dynamic processes shaping events and why people attend them. Event Studies...
Published March 6th 2012 by Routledge
Principles of Sustainable Operations
Sustainability is one of the single most important global issues facing the world. A clear understanding of the issues surrounding climate change, global warming, air and water pollution, ozone depletion, deforestation, the loss of biodiversity and global poverty is essential for every future...
Published November 26th 2012 by Routledge
This textbook describes the relevance of economics to the tourism and leisure industries, helping you to pass an economics module as part of a tourism, recreation or sport management degree. It applies economic theory to a range of tourism industry issues at the consumer, business, national and...
Published May 23rd 2011 by Routledge
The Routledge Handbook of Tourism and the Environment explores and critically evaluates the debates and controversies inherent to tourism’s relationship with nature, especially pertinent at a time of major re-evaluation of our relationship with the environment as a consequence of the environmental...
Published July 1st 2012 by Routledge
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 20th 2012 by Routledge
The relationship between the arts and marketing has been growing ever more complex, as the proliferation of new technologies and social media has opened up new forms of communication. This book covers the broad and involved relationship between the arts and marketing. It frames "arts marketing" in...
Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge
Volume Two: Celebrating the Games
The Handbook of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games is the first authoritative and comprehensive account of the world’s greatest sporting and cultural event. It tells the complete story of the 2012 Games from inception, through the successful bidding process and the planning and...
Published December 1st 2013 by Routledge
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
The 21st century seems to be on the move, perhaps even more so than the last. With cheap travel, and more than two billion cars projected worldwide for 2030. And yet, all this mobility is happening incredibly unevenly, at different paces and intensities, with varying impacts and consequences to the...
Published December 23rd 2013 by Routledge