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Rural Tourism New Concepts, New Research, New Practice by Bernard (Visiting Professor, Sheffield Hallam University, UK) Lane Rural Tourism New Concepts, New Research, New Practice
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This book describes, analyses, celebrates and interrogates the rise of rural tourism in the developed world over the last thirty years, while explaining its need to enter a new, second generation of development if it is to remain sustainable in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/09/2017

Regimes of Value in Tourism by Emilie Crossley Regimes of Value in Tourism

Drawing from ethnographic work in five continents, this book demonstrates how different regimes of value in tourism can coexist, collide, and compete across a varied geographic terrain. Much theory in tourism economics defines 'value' as a measure of monetary worth,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/09/2017

Tourism and Poverty Reduction Principles and impacts in developing countries by Anna (University of Johannesburg, South Africa) Spenceley Tourism and Poverty Reduction Principles and impacts in developing countries
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Over the past decade, there have been an increasing number of publications that have analysed and critiqued the potential of tourism to be a mechanism for poverty reduction in less economically developed countries (LEDCs). This book showcases work by established...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/09/2017

Proximity and Intraregional Aspects of Tourism by Jelmer Jeuring Proximity and Intraregional Aspects of Tourism

Tourism research often tends to overlook both the mundane of the exotic and the exotic of the everyday. However, when acknowledging that exoticism is not necessarily linked to geographical distance, it is similarly possible to attribute touristic otherness to and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

Sustainable Tourism and Indigenous Peoples by Anna Carr Sustainable Tourism and Indigenous Peoples

This book provides a comprehensive, detailed and insight rich review of both the positive (capacity building, cultural conservation and economic opportunities) and negative (commodification, cultural change and possible loss of ownership and control) aspects of tourism development in indigenous communities....
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/09/2017

Trade Tales Decoding Customers' Stories by Arch G. Woodside Trade Tales Decoding Customers' Stories

Read original first-person stories of problems, opportunities and outcomes with a multiple-choice exercise following each story, as well as a critical review by an independent researcher. Gain an international view with stories by Asian, European, New Zealand/Pacific Rim, and North...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/09/2017

Lifelong Learning for Tourism Concepts, Policy and Implementation by Violet V. Cuffy Lifelong Learning for Tourism Concepts, Policy and Implementation

There is a considerable amount of education for tourism that is offered outside the formal education provision, both before and during pursuit of a tourism career. Such lifelong learning activities have received little attention and this book is the first...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/09/2017

Authentic and Inauthentic Places in Tourism From Heritage Sites to Theme Parks by Jane Lovell, Chris Bull Authentic and Inauthentic Places in Tourism From Heritage Sites to Theme Parks
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With the rise of post-truth and fake news, a thorough examination of authenticity has never been so relevant. This book explores the geography of authenticity, investigating a wide variety of places used by tourists. Not only does it explore what...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

Conflicts, Religion and Culture in Touri by Yasin Bilim, Ayesha Chowdhury Conflicts, Religion and Culture in Touri
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Managing Diversity in Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage highlights the role of religious tourism as a tool for cultural relations and its interrelationships with other aspects of pilgrimage management in the formation of culture and society.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2017

Waterways and the Cultural Landscape by Francesco Vallerani Waterways and the Cultural Landscape

Water control and management have been fundamental to the building of human civilisation. In Europe, the regulation of major rivers, the digging of canals and the wetland reclamation schemes from the 16th to 19th centuries, generated new typologies of waterscapes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2017

Slow Tourism, Food and Cities Pace and the Search for the 'Good Life' by Michael Clancy Slow Tourism, Food and Cities Pace and the Search for the 'Good Life'

Slow Food began in the late 1980s as a response to the spread of fast food establishmentsand as a larger statement against globalization and the perceived deterioration of modern life. Since then, slow practices have permeated into other areas, including...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2017

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Research Methods in Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management by Paul Brunt, Susan Horner, Natalie Semley Research Methods in Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management
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A step-by-step approach to guide students through the whole research process, from initial ideas, through to writing up and presenting the findings.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Research Methods in Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management by Paul Brunt, Susan Horner, Natalie Semley Research Methods in Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management
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A step-by-step approach to guide students through the whole research process, from initial ideas, through to writing up and presenting the findings.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Evolving Paradigms in Tourism and Hospitality in Developing Countries A Case Study of India by Bindi Varghese Evolving Paradigms in Tourism and Hospitality in Developing Countries A Case Study of India

This new volume highlights of a broad selection of valuable research work by renowned professionals and scientists from the academia and travel industry. It provides a wide-ranging vision of a multitude of trends in the global travel and tourism industry...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

Global Climate Change and Coastal Touri Recognizing Problems, Managing Solutions, Future Expectations by Andrew L. Jones Global Climate Change and Coastal Touri Recognizing Problems, Managing Solutions, Future Expectations

Building upon the book Disappearing Destinations (Jones and Phillips 2010) and its conclusion that promoted the need to recognize problems, meet expectations and manage solutions. Climate Change and Coastal Tourism explores current threats to, and consequences of, climate change on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2017

Food and Agricultural Tourism Theory and Best Practice by Susan L. (George Mason University, USA) Slocum, Kynda R. (Utah State University, USA) Curtis Food and Agricultural Tourism Theory and Best Practice
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This book fills a gap in the growing academic discipline of food and agricultural tourism, offering the first multidisciplinary approach to food tourism and the role it plays in economic development, destination marketing, and gastronomic exploration. It provides a comprehensive...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/10/2017

Food and Agricultural Tourism Theory and Best Practice by Susan L. (George Mason University, USA) Slocum, Kynda R. (Utah State University, USA) Curtis Food and Agricultural Tourism Theory and Best Practice
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This book fills a gap in the growing academic discipline of food and agricultural tourism, offering the first multidisciplinary approach to food tourism and the role it plays in economic development, destination marketing, and gastronomic exploration. It provides a comprehensive...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

Heritage, Screen and Literary Tourism by Sheela (University of Plymouth) Agarwal, Professor Gareth Shaw Heritage, Screen and Literary Tourism
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This book examines the main issues and concepts relating to heritage, screen and literary tourism (HSLT) and analyses the demand and supply of HSLT within the frameworks provided by service-dominant logic and value creation to enable a critical perspective on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Heritage, Screen and Literary Tourism by Sheela (University of Plymouth) Agarwal, Professor Gareth Shaw Heritage, Screen and Literary Tourism
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This book examines the main issues and concepts relating to heritage, screen and literary tourism (HSLT) and analyses the demand and supply of HSLT within the frameworks provided by service-dominant logic and value creation to enable a critical perspective on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Aspects of Tourism Collection (Vols 71-80) by C. Michael Hall Aspects of Tourism Collection (Vols 71-80)

This collection is the fourth in the series and contains the volumes 71-80. This collection is available by special order only. Please email info@channelviewpublications.com for order queries.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Tourism and Resilience Individual, Organisational and Destination Perspectives by C. Michael Hall, Girish Prayag, Alberto Amore Tourism and Resilience Individual, Organisational and Destination Perspectives
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This is the first authored overview of resilience in tourism and its relationship to the broader resilience literature. The book examines resilience at individual, organisation and destination levels, and with respect to the wider tourism system. It is designed to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Tourism and Violence by Hazel Andrews Tourism and Violence

Exploring the connection between tourism and violence, this book draws on a range of disciplinary approaches, including social anthropology, cultural geography, sociology, and tourism studies. Ideas and concepts of violence have long been explored in the social sciences literature but...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Tourism Encounters and Controversies Ontological Politics of Tourism Development by Gunnar Thor Johannesson Tourism Encounters and Controversies Ontological Politics of Tourism Development

The multiplicity of tourism encounters provide some of the best available occasions to observe the social world and its making(s). Focusing on ontological politics of tourism development, this book examines how different versions of tourism are enacted, how encounters between...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Tourism Planning and Development Contemporary Cases and Emerging Issues by Jarkko (University of Oulu, Finland) Saarinen Tourism Planning and Development Contemporary Cases and Emerging Issues
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Academically complex and challenging to apply, development and planning are increasingly relevant to the growing tourism industry. This collection contains critical studies on tourism development and planning, and calls for proactive, holistic and responsible thinking. It addresses conceptual and contemporary...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Tourism and Resilience Individual, Organisational and Destination Perspectives by C. Michael Hall, Girish Prayag, Alberto Amore Tourism and Resilience Individual, Organisational and Destination Perspectives
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This is the first authored overview of resilience in tourism and its relationship to the broader resilience literature. The book examines resilience at individual, organisation and destination levels, and with respect to the wider tourism system. It is designed to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Tourism Studies by Pau Obrador Pons, Michael A. Crang Tourism Studies
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Tourism Studies: The Basics is an engaging, critical introduction to the essential theory and practice of tourism, how it started and how it has developed. Examining the major themes from a range of perspectives, this text answers key introductory questions...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Tourism and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa Current issues and local realities by Marina (University of Brighton, UK) Novelli Tourism and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa Current issues and local realities
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Over the past 20 years, the perception of tourism as an effective contributor to socio-economic development in the developing world has propagated, with many viewing tourism as a provider for poverty alleviation and towards other UN Millennium Development Goals. Over...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/08/2017

Everyday Practices of Tourism Mobilities Packing a Bag by Kaya (Griffith University, Australia) Barry Everyday Practices of Tourism Mobilities Packing a Bag
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The practice of packing a bag is a situation where subtle, daily processes can attune us to the relationships and experiences formed in mobile situations. There has been great attention to mundane and material practices in tourism, yet the process...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2017

Tourism Planning by Dallen Timothy Tourism Planning

It has long been recognized that tourism unhindered and unrestricted can have extremely negative social, cultural, environmental, and economic consequences. As a result, new approaches to tourism development have emerged in recent decades to mitigate the worst of these effects....
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Tourism, Conflict and Contested Heritage in Former Yugoslavia by Josef Ploner Tourism, Conflict and Contested Heritage in Former Yugoslavia

Described as 'cultural crossroads' or 'mosaic', 'powder keg', 'border', 'bridge' or Europe's 'Other', the region comprising former Yugoslavia has, over time, conjured up ambiguous imaginaries associated with political unrest, national contest and ethnic divide. Since the disintegration of Yugoslavia and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2017

Festival Encounters Theoretical Perspectives on Festival Events by Michelle (Federation University, Australia) Duffy, Judith (University of Queensland, Australia) Mair Festival Encounters Theoretical Perspectives on Festival Events
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Festivals and events are of enormous significance to many communities around the world. They can have historic, religious, cultural and traditional significance, and are also important parts of community building. This book focuses on these small scale, non-metropolitan events (i.e....
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability Adapting to Social, Political and Economic Change by Joseph M. (Monash University, Australia) Cheer Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability Adapting to Social, Political and Economic Change
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In a world increasingly faced with, and divided by, regional and global crises, resilience has emerged as a key concept with significant relevance for tourism. A paradigmatic shift is taking place in the long-term planning of tourism development, in which...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Consumer Behavior in Tourism and Hospitality Research by Arch G. Woodside Consumer Behavior in Tourism and Hospitality Research

The chapters in this volume provide tools and evidence useful for deep understanding of tourists' buying, consumption, and being through examinations of consumers' self-descriptions of personal markers of their trip configurations.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Challenges & Issues of Tourism Development in China by Dr Jian Ming Luo, Ka Yin Chau, Hua Wen Shen Challenges & Issues of Tourism Development in China
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Tourism Resilience and Adaptation to Environmental Change Definitions and Frameworks by Alan A. Lew Tourism Resilience and Adaptation to Environmental Change Definitions and Frameworks

In recent years, resilience theory has come to occupy the core of our understanding and management of the adaptive capacity of people and places in complex social and environmental systems. Despite this, tourism scholars have been slow to adopt resilience...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

Advances in Social Media for Travel, Tourism and Hospitality New Perspectives, Practice and Cases by Marianna Sigala Advances in Social Media for Travel, Tourism and Hospitality New Perspectives, Practice and Cases

This book brings together cutting edge research and applications of social media and related technologies, their uses by consumers and businesses in travel, tourism and hospitality. The first section addresses topical issues related to how social media influence the operations...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

Car Tourism by Waldemar Cudny Car Tourism

This book examines the role of cars and the space connected with their production and presentation in tourism development. It describes the role played by experiences and experience societies formed in the 20th c. in the development of contemporary tourism,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/07/2017

Quantitative Methods in Tourism A Handbook by Rodolfo Baggio, Jane Klobas Quantitative Methods in Tourism A Handbook
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In this revised second edition, the authors offer a presentation of quantitative research methods for tourism researchers. This accessible and rigorous guide covers common issues in statistical analysis of data and the most widely-used techniques as well as several newer...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/07/2017

Quantitative Methods in Tourism A Handbook by Rodolfo Baggio, Jane Klobas Quantitative Methods in Tourism A Handbook
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In this revised second edition, the authors offer a presentation of quantitative research methods for tourism researchers. This accessible and rigorous guide covers common issues in statistical analysis of data and the most widely-used techniques as well as several newer...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/07/2017

The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Travel and Tourism by Linda L. Lowry The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Travel and Tourism

Taking a global and multidisciplinary approach, The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Travel and Tourism examines the world travel and tourism industry, which is expected to grow at an annual rate of four percent for the next decade.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/07/2017

Knowledge Transfer To and Within Tourism Academic, Industry and Government Bridges by Liping Cai Knowledge Transfer To and Within Tourism Academic, Industry and Government Bridges

This volume presents and analyses 17 examples of knowledge transfer from countries around the world to identify future directions for business and government managers and academic researchers. Effective Knowledge transfer provides an opportunity to address unprecedented societal, environmental and technological...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/07/2017

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