New Books...

  • Cover image for Sport Tourism Development
  • Cover image for Femininities in the Field
  • Cover image for Tourism and Religion
  • Cover image for Qualitative Methods in Tourism Research
  • Cover image for Tourism Ethics
  • Cover image for Tourism and Resilience

Sport Tourism Development

Author: James Higham, Tom Hinch | Paperback | 9781845416546

This book critically explores sport-related tourism drawing on the fields of sport management, the sociology of sport, consumer behaviour, sports marketing, economic, urban and sports geography, and tourism studies. It presents multidisciplinary perspectives of sport tourism, as structured by the geographical concepts of space, place and environment.…

Femininities in the Field Tourism and Transdisciplinary Research

Edited by: Brooke A. Porter, Heike A. Schänzel | Paperback | 9781845416492

The aim of this book is to analyse and reflect on the effect of femininities in the field and the encountered biases specific to women researchers in tourism studies. The purpose of the book is to define potential areas of gender bias using international case studies from five continents to improve the validity and transparency of future research conducted by researchers in transcultural contexts.…

Tourism and Religion Issues and Implications

Edited by: Richard Butler, Wantanee Suntikul | Paperback | 9781845416447

This book examines both specific issues and more general problems stemming from the interaction of religion, travel and tourism with hospitality and culture, as well as the implications for site management and interpretation. It explores the oldest form of religious tourism – pilgrimage – from its original form to the multiple spiritual and secular variations practised today, along with issues and conflicts arising from the…

Qualitative Methods in Tourism Research Theory and Practice

Edited by: Wendy Hillman, Kylie Radel | Paperback | 9781845416393

This volume seeks to expose and illustrate new approaches and thinking in qualitative methods that are being developed and implemented in tourism research. The contributions bring together various qualitative methods and approaches while also providing suggestions for the juxtaposition of qualitative and quantitative methods in mixed methods research.…

Tourism Ethics

Author: David A. Fennell | Paperback | 9781845416348

This book remains the most in-depth large-scale introductory text on ethics as applied to tourism, examining the deep theoretical aspects of how human nature applies to tourism. It explores theory from a number of different disciplines, provides an overview of work on moral reasoning and development, and weaves together theory with real-world tourism ethics problems and issues.…

Tourism and Resilience Individual, Organisational and Destination Perspectives

Author: C. Michael Hall, Girish Prayag, Alberto Amore | Paperback | 9781845416294

This book is the first authored overview of resilience in tourism and its relationship to the broader resilience literature. The volume takes a multi-scaled approach to examine resilience at the individual, organisation and destination levels, and with respect to the wider tourism system.…

Latest News

TEFI conference, Lapland, 3-6 June 2018

I have been hoping to go to a TEFI (Tourism Education Futures Initiative) conference for a few years but hadn’t managed it until this year when I made it to #TEFI10, hosted by the University of Lapland in Pyhätunturi, Finland. This conference experience was definitely worth the wait. TEFI has a real family feel to it … Continue reading TEFI conference, Lapland, 3-6 June 2018

Special Offers

We aren't running any special offers at the moment but if you sign up to our email newsletter you will receive information about our discounts and special offers.

To sign up to our email newsletters please go to our sign up page