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  • Be Still and Get Goingby Alan Lew

    Little, Brown and Company 2007; US$ 20.00

    - Written in a warm, accessible, and intimate style, BE STILL AND GET GOING will touch those who are searching for an authentic spiritual practice that speaks to them in their own cultural language.- Lew's first book, "One God Clapping (Jewish Lights Publishing, 2/01), was a "San Francisco Chronicle bestseller and winner of the PEN Josephine Miles... more...

  • This Is Real and You Are Completely Unpreparedby Alan Lew

    Little, Brown and Company 2003; US$ 26.00

    There are moments in life when one is caught utterly unprepared. Drawing on both his rabbinical training and his scholarship in Buddhism, Lew leads readers on a journey from confusion to clarity, from doubt to belief, as he opens a path to self-discovery that is accessible to readers of all faiths. more...

  • Seductions of Placeby Alan A Lew; Carolyn Cartier

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 73.95

    The seductiveness of touristed landscapes is simultaneously local and global, as travelled places are formed and reworked by the activities of diverse, mobile people, in their desires to experience situated, sensuous qualities of difference. Cartier and Lew’s interesting and informative book explores contemporary issues in travel and tourism and human... more...

  • Tourism Geographyby Stephen Williams; Alan A. Lew

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 70.95

    For human geographers, a central theme within the discipline is interpreting and understanding our changing world – a world in which geographic patterns are constantly being reworked by powerful forces of change. These forces include population shifts, new patterns of economic production and consumption, evolving social and political structures, new... more...

  • Understanding and Managing Tourism Impactsby C. Michael Hall; Alan A. Lew

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 64.95

    As one of the world’s largest industries, tourism carries with it significant social, environmental, economic and political impacts. Although tourism can provide significant economic benefits for some destinations, the image of tourism as a benign and environmentally friendly industry has often been challenged. There is a clear and growing body of... more...

  • Understanding Tropical Coastal and Island Tourism Developmentby Klaus Meyer-Arendt; Alan A. Lew

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 160.00

    This volume contains a collection of articles that include both case studies and theoretical insights applicable to the tourism development challenges of tropical coastal and island destinations throughout the world. Topics include the shortcoming of (eco)tourism in Madagascar, collaboration theory and successful multi-stakeholder partnerships on... more...

  • Tourism Resilience and Adaptation to Environmental Changeby Alan A. Lew; Joseph M. Cheer

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    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 concepts, at a time when the emergence of new frameworks and applications is pressing. Drawing... more...

  • Tourism, Resilience and Sustainabilityby Joseph M. Cheer; Alan A. Lew

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    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 the prevailing focus on sustainability is being enhanced with the practical application of... more...

  • The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Tourismby Alan A. Lew; C. Michael Hall; Allan M. Williams

    Wiley 2014; US$ 180.86

    The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Tourism presents a collection of readings that represent an essential and authoritative reference on the state-of-the-art of the interdisciplinary field of tourism studies. Presents a comprehensive and critical overview of tourism studies across the social sciences Introduces emerging topics and reassesses... more...

  • Balancing Development and Sustainability in Tourism Destinationsby Akhmad Saufi; Imanuella R. Andilolo; Norain Othman; Alan A. Lew

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 155.40

    This book contains 35 papers from the Tourism Outlook Conference held in Lombok, Indonesia in July 2015. The book presents comprehensive discussions on sustainability in the tourism industry. It includes research on various constituents of the tourism sector and analyses of each of them from a sustainability standpoint. Case studies that are global... more...