The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Tourism

by Alan A. Lew, C. Michael Hall & Allan M. Williams

Publisher: Wiley

Series: Wiley Blackwell Companions to Geography

Publication Date: May 18, 2016

ISBN: 9781118474624

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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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 key themes in tourism studies in the light of recent developments
  • Includes 50 newly commissioned essays by leading experts in the social sciences from around the world
  • Contains cutting-edge perspectives on topics that include tourism’s role in globalization, sustainable tourism, and the state’s role in tourism development
  • Sets an agenda for future tourism research and includes a wealth of bibliographic references