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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 145 new and published textbooks in the subject of Tourism — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Textbooks

  1. Tourism and Development in the Developing World

    2nd Edition

    By David J. Telfer, Richard Sharpley

    Series: Routledge Perspectives on Development

    Tourism is widely considered to be an important factor in socio-economic development, particularly in less developed countries. However, despite almost universal recognition of tourism’s development potential, the extent to which economic and social progress is linked to the growth of a country’s...

    Published November 24th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Marketing Destinations and Venues for Conferences, Conventions and Business Events

    2nd Edition

    By Tony Rogers, Rob Davidson

    Series: Events Management

    Marketing Destinations and Venues for Conferences, Conventions and Business Events introduces students to key areas of marketing and promotion that are essential if destinations are to compete successfully in the rapidly expanding global business event sector. It achieves this by looking at issues...

    Published November 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Planning Research in Hospitality and Tourism

    2nd Edition

    By Levent Altinay, Alexandros Paraskevas, SooCheong (Shawn) Jang

    Planning Research in Hospitality and Tourism provides an accessible, concise and practical guide to planning, conducting and analysing research in tourism and hospitality. The authors skilfully introduce the basic principles and techniques of research in the international hospitality and tourism...

    Published November 10th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Issues in Cultural Tourism Studies

    3rd Edition

    By Melanie K. Smith

    The third edition of Issues in Cultural Tourism Studies provides a vital framework for analysing the complexity of cultural tourism and its increasing globalization in existing as well as emergent destinations of the world. It focuses in particular on the need for even more creative tourism...

    Published October 13th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism

    5th Edition

    By John Tribe

    One of the leading texts in the field, The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism is the ideal introduction to the fundamentals of economics in these industries, helping you to pass an economics module as part of tourism, recreation, events or sport management degrees. It is written in an...

    Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Tourism Impacts, Planning and Management

    3rd Edition

    By Peter Mason

    Tourism Impacts, Planning and Management is a unique text, which links these three crucial areas of tourism - impacts, planning and management. Tourism impacts are multi-faceted and therefore are difficult to plan for and manage. This title looks at all the key players involved - be they tourists,...

    Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Nation Branding

    Concepts, Issues, Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Keith Dinnie

    Nation Branding: Concepts, Issues, Practice was the ground-breaking first textbook to provide an overview of this recently established but fast-growing practice, in which the principles of brand management are applied to countries rather than companies. Many governments have invested in nation...

    Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Events and Sustainability

    By Kirsten Holmes, Michael Hughes, Judith Mair, Jack Carlsen

    Increasing concerns over climate and environmental change, the global economic and financial crisis and impacts on host communities, audiences, participants and destinations has reinforced the need for more sustainable approaches to events. Sustainability now features as part of the bid process for...

    Published March 27th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Strategic Management for Tourism, Hospitality and Events

    2nd Edition

    By Nigel Evans

    Strategic Management for Tourism, Hospitality and Events is the must-have text for students approaching this subject for the first time. It introduces students to fundamental strategic management principles in a Tourism, Hospitality and Events context and brings theory to life by integrating a host...

    Published February 4th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Cultural Tourism, 2nd Edition

    By Hilary Du Cros, Bob McKercher

    Cultural Tourism remains the only book to bridge the gap between cultural tourism and cultural and heritage management. The first edition illustrated how heritage and tourism goals can be integrated in a management and marketing framework to produce sustainable cultural tourism. The current...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge


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Forthcoming Textbooks

  1. Events in the City: Using public spaces as event venues
    By Andrew Smith
    To Be Published December 8th 2015
  2. Aviation Economics, 4-vol. set
    Edited by Anne Graham, Peter Morrell
    To Be Published December 11th 2015
  3. Heritage Cuisines: Traditions, identities and tourism
    Edited by Dallen J. Timothy
    To Be Published December 14th 2015
  4. Tourist Clusters, Destinations and Competitiveness: Theoretical issues and empirical evidences
    Edited by Francesco Capone
    To Be Published December 14th 2015
  5. Destination Marketing: Essentials, 2nd Edition
    By Steven Pike
    To Be Published December 14th 2015

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