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- Springer US 2012; US$ 247.00
List of Contributors. Introduction. Preface and Acknowledgements. Part I: Tourism and sustainable development: theory and planning. 1. Tourism and sustainable development: a theoretical framework; A. Fossati, G. Panella. 2. Tourism, marketing and telecommunication: a road towards regional development; P. Nijkamp. 3. Why are tourism countries... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 89.99
The Festschrift in honor of Prof. Dr. Peter Keller, president of the International Association of Scientific Experts in Tourism (AIEST) since 1994, represents a wide range of tourism research as well as the current state of the ongoing debates in tourism as a scientific research field. The aim is to cover multiple topics and trends in travelling and... more...
- Physica-Verlag HD 2009; US$ 159.00
'Advances in Tourism Economics' follows his predecessor 'Advances in Modern Tourism Research' (2007) in providing a thorough assessment of state-of-the-art economic research in this rapidly developing field. The authors start by analyzing the recent upsurge of model-based economic research in the field, which builds on powerful tools in quantitative... more...
- Physica-Verlag HD 2012; US$ 179.00
Tourism economics is partly based on established principles from the economics discipline, but it also incorporates elements from sociology, psychology, organization theory and ecology. It has over the years turned into an appealing multi-disciplinary oriented approach to the understanding of the impacts of leisure time in a modern society, including... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 79.99
Sustainability and green topics have become a crucial element in modern economy. All sectors of the economy are concerned, also the tourism industry. This book takes an overview on developments of sustainability in tourism from a multidisciplinary view point: economy, marketing, social science, media studies, political studies. In order to under-stand... more...
- Physica-Verlag HD 2007; US$ 179.00
Modern Advances in Tourism Research provides a thorough assessment of state-of-the-art academic research in this recent field of economic science. The authors start by scoping the scene of tourism research, evolving then to a comprehensive analysis of themes of particular interest for researchers and academics interested on the workings of the tourism... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 129.00
?The growth and increased popularity of cruises is accompanied by a number of sustainability issues concerning the environment, the port economies and societies; on board and at shore. The sustainability imperative ultimately leads to operational, economical as well as image-related challenges for the sector's decision-makers and stakeholders. This... more...
- Mainstream Publishing 2011; US$ 12.78
Football is big business and it doesn't come much bigger than Manchester United ? commercial giants and the richest club in the world. But in the shadow of Old Trafford a black economy is growing to rival the commercial power of the official sales channels. Scum Airways is an inside investigation of the Manchester grafters ? touts, black marketeers... more...
- Channel View Publications 2011; US$ 25.00
This book is the only in-depth ethnographic study of British charter tourists. It is based on several months of participant observation of British charter tourists on holiday in Palmanova and Magaluf on the Mediterranean Island of Mallorca. With a focus on space, the body, and food and drink practices, the book explores the experiential nature of touristic... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 55.95
Designed for all students of hospitality and tourism management, the second edition of this best selling text gives a modern approach to front office operations and management using realistic scenarios set in the hotel environment Key features of this essential text: · user-friendly style of writing and accessible page layout enables students to... more...