This groundbreaking Companion offers readers an opportunity
to reassess key themes in contemporary tourism studies in the light of
recent theoretical developments in tourism studies and the social
sciences, as well as dramatic changes in the operating environment for
A critical overview of current research in tourism studies.
readers an opportunity to reassess key themes in tourism studies in the
light of recent developments, such as terrorist attacks, SARS and the
financial failure of airlines.
Comprises 48 specially commissioned essays, written by more than 50 acknowledged experts from around the world.
cutting-edge perspectives and topics, including tourism’s role in
globalization, sustainable tourism, and the state’s role in tourism