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  • Business Development in Licensed Retailingby Guy Lincoln; Conrad Lashley

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    'Business Development in Licensed Retailing: a unit manager's guide' details the indispensable skills and techniques needed to manage units within licensed retail organisations in a flexible and entrepreneurial manner. This book: Forms the basis of a complete course for a unit manager's development. Provides an overview of the range of skills... more...

  • Comparative Elite Sport Developmentby Barrie Houlihan; Mick Green

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 57.95

    There is a paucity of academic work in the area of elite sport development despite there being ample evidence that achieving international sporting success is of increasing importance to the public (exemplified by consistent media interest in elite success or the lack of it) and to governments in most developed countries who have, almost without exception,... more...

  • Leisure and Tourism Policy and Planningby A.J. Veal

    CABI 2002; US$ 75.00

    The aim of this book is to provide a comprehensive, multidisciplinary introduction to public policy and planning in the broad field of leisure and tourism. It is an updated edition of "Leisure Policy and Planning" (Longman, 1994), which has now been expanded to cover tourism as well. more...

  • Tourism and Generation Yby P.J. Benckendorfff; G. Moscardo; Donna Pendergast

    CABI 2009; US$ 105.00

    Generation Y is a phenomenon identified by social scientists and social commentators, and is frequently discussed in the media. This book looks at Generation Y in a tourism context. It investigates trends and behaviour and tourism marketing aimed specifically at them. more...

  • Tourism, Progress and Peaceby O. Moufakkir; I. Kelly

    CABI 2010; US$ 125.00

    Tourism has the potential to contribute to world peace, and through appropriate management, to address current realities such as globalization, migration, conflicts, prejudices and poverty. This book discusses the interrelation between peace, conflict resolution and tourism, the role of industry, and the role of the individual. more...

  • Re-Investing Authenticityby Britta Timm Knudsen; Anne Marit Waade

    Multilingual Matters 2010; US$ 54.95

    Re-thinks and re-invests in the notion of authenticity as a surplus of experiential meaning and feeling that derives from what we do at/in places. This work examines contemporary performances of authenticity in travel and tourism practices: from cultural place branding to individual pilgrim performances. more...

  • Cultural Tourism Research Methodsby G. Richards; W. Munsters

    CABI 2010; US$ 125.00

    Cultural tourism includes experiencing local culture, traditions and lifestyle, participation in arts-related activities, and visits to museums, monuments and heritage sites. This book reviews a wide range of qualitative and quantitative research methods applied to the field. It is suitable for students and researchers in tourism and leisure. more...

  • Interconnected Worlds: Tourism in Southeast Asiaby K.C. Ho; P. Teo; T.C. Chang

    Taylor and Francis 2001; US$ 125.00

    Examines the political discourse behind tourism, presenting some questions regarding the tensions associated with the interconnections. This title focuses on deterritorialisation and the development of fresh regionalisms, paying specific attention to collaborative efforts in tourism development. more...

  • Concierge Confidentialby Michael Fazio; Michael Malice

    St. Martin's Press 2011; US$ 15.99

    New York City's top concierge gives up a keyhole view into the luxe hotel rooms, private dining and dressing rooms of the ridiculous, rich and demanding Michael Fazio is the ultimate behind-the-scenes support man. Want two orchestra tickets to the Broadway musical that just won the Tony? Call Fazio. How about an upgrade to first class... more...

  • Corporate Rivalry and Market Powerby Andreas Papatheodorou

    I.B.Tauris 2006; US$ 14.95

    According to conventional wisdom the tourism industries are characterised by the existence of many small and medium enterprises with no strategic behaviour. In reality, however, a notable dualism has developed: in addition to these small and medium enterprises a powerful oligopoly of service providers and intermediaries has emerged, employing sophisticated... more...