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Routledge publishes quality textbooks in a variety of disciplines and course subjects. We are committed to providing course materials to instructors and students that are both engaging and innovative. You can learn more about our textbooks by viewing our featured selections below in Tourism, Hospitality and Events. You can also browse textbooks in all subjects or check out our companion websites.

Recent Textbooks Articles

  1. New Edition: Cultural Tourism

    Second Edition
    By Hilary Du Cros and Bob McKercher

    Bridging the gap between cultural tourism and cultural and heritage management, this second edition outlines how a balanced approach to the resource base it uses must be maintained in order for tourism to thrive.

    Click here to read more.

  2. Second edition: Out Soon

    Human Resource Management for the Events Industry
    2nd Edition

    By Merilynn Van Der Wagen and Lauren White

    With its extensively updated content to reflect recent issues and trends, this 2nd edition remains the only text to introduce students to the unique application of HR principles in the context of a highly complex event environment. Click here to read more.

  3. Coming Soon

    Tourism and Public Policy
    By James Kennell and Samantha Chaperon

    This new text will, for the first time, critically examine tourism policy alongside the instrumental uses of tourism in other areas of public policy.Click here to read more

  4. The Geography of Tourism and Recreation

    Environment, Place and Space
    By C. Michael Hall, Stephen J. Page

    Significantly updated, with its accessible style and approach this title remains the only book to systematically compare and contrast in a spatial context, tourism and recreation in relation to leisure time.

    Click here to read more

  5. Managing Airports 4th Edition

    An international perspective
    By Anne Graham

    Updated to reflect the many important developments airport management this fourth edition presents a comprehensive and cutting-edge insight into today's international airport industry. Click here to read more.

  6. Now Available

    Doing Events Research
    From Theory to Practice

    By Dorothy Fox, Mary Beth Gouthro, Yeganeh Morakabati, John Brackstone

    This is the first events management specific research methods text which encourages students to think about the importance of research in informing good practice and to appreciate the role that it plays in the events industry.
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  7. Maggie and Carrie-Authors of Wedding Planning and Management, 2e

    Interview with Authors of Wedding Planning Management, 2nd Edition

    With the recent publication of the 2nd edition of the highly successful Wedding Planning and Management textbook, authors Maggie Daniels and Carrie Loveless provide insight on what to expect from this latest edition. Click here to read the full interview

  8. Research Methods for Tourism Students

    By Ramesh Durbarry

    Written from a researcher’s point of view this text encourages students to think about the importance of research in informing good practice and to appreciate the role that it plays in the tourism industry.

    Research Methods for Tourism Students provides:

    • innovative ideas and inspiration for their own research work
    • information on research strategies available.
    • a step by step guide to accomplish a research project or dissertation
    • tourism specific research case study examples
    • case studies and useful learning aids

    This visually accessible and engaging book is essential reading for all Tourism students.

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  9. COMING SOON

    Doing Events Research: From Theory to Practice
    By Dorothy Fox, Mary Beth Gouthro, Yeganeh Morakabati and John Brackstone

    This is the first events management specific research methods text which encourages students to think about the importance of research in informing good practice and to appreciate the role that it plays in the events industry.

    Providing a step by step guide, the reader is guided in selecting a topic for research, identifying objectives and questions and determining which methods are the most appropriate to answer a research question. They are then shown how to analyze their data as well as writing up the research project.

    It integrates specific event research case studies and a range of useful learning aids to make applications accessible and spur critical thinking.

    You can read more here, and request your complimentary exam copy here.

     

  10. Coming Soon

    Tourist Cities
    By Dan Knox

    This new textbook considers the relationship between tourism and the city from a range of sociological, economic and environmental approaches to fully explore the nature of tourism in cities around the world, bridging both managment and social sicence perspectives. Read more Request a complimetary exam copy

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