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The SAGE Handbook of Tourism Management: Applications of Theories And Concepts to Tourism / Edition 1

The SAGE Handbook of Tourism Management: Applications of Theories And Concepts to Tourism / Edition 1


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The SAGE Handbook of Tourism Management is a critical, state-of-the-art and authoritative review of tourism management, written by leading international thinkers and academics in the field. With a strong focus on applications of theories and concepts to tourism, the chapters in this volume are framed as critical synoptic pieces covering key developments, current issues and debates, and emerging trends and future considerations for the field.

Part One: Approaching Tourism

Part Two: Destination Applications

Part Three: Marketing Applications

Part Four: Tourism Product Markets

Part Five: Technological Applications

Part Six: Environmental Applications

This handbook offers a fresh, contemporary and definitive look at tourism management, making it an essential resource for academics, researchers and students.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781526461131
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 09/26/2018
Pages: 616
Product dimensions: 7.24(w) x 9.68(h) x (d)

About the Author

Chris Cooper is Professor in the School of Events, Tourism and Hospitality Management Leeds Beckett University in the UK. His Ph D in Geography is from University College London. Chris has worked as a researcher and teacher in every region of the world and has extensive publishing experience. He gained experience in tour operation before returning to academic life. Chris works with international agencies including the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). He held the Chair of the UNWTO’s Education Council from 2005 – 2007 and was awarded the United Nations Ulysses Medal for contributions to tourism education and policy in 2009.

William B. Gartner is the Arthur M. Spiro Professor of Entrepreneurship at Clemson University. Prior to joining Clemson he was on the faculty at Georgetown University, the University of Virginia, San Francisco State University, and the University of Southern California. He is one of the co-founders of the Entrepreneurship Research Consortium, which initiated, developed and managed the Panel Study of Entrepreneurial Dynamics. His service to the entrepreneurship field has included two consecutive terms as Chair of the Academy of Management Entrepreneurship Division (1985 + 1986), special issue editorships for the Journal of Business Venturing (JBV) and Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice (ETP), and Editorial Board memberships with the Academy of Management Review (AMR), Journal of Management (JOM), JBV, ETP, and the Journal of Small Business Management (JSBM). His research has: been published in AMR, JBV, ETP, JOM and JSBM; won awards from the Academy of Management, ETP, and the Babson-Kauffman Entrepreneurship Research Conference; and has been funded by the Kauffman Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership, Coleman Foundation, U.S. Department of Education, Small Business Foundation of America, the Los Angeles Times, the Pacific Gas and Electric Company, the Corporate Design Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts. His research on nascent entrepreneurs explores how they: find and identify opportunities, recognize and solve startup problems, and undertake actions to successfully launch new ventures. He is also collecting and analyzing the stories entrepreneurs tell about their entrepreneurial adventures.

Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to The Handbook, Volume 2 - Chris Cooper, Bill Gartner, Noel Scott and Serena Volo
Part 01: Approaching Tourism
2. The Mobilities Paradigm and Tourism Management - Kevin Hannam
3. Critical Turns In Tourism Studies - Irena Ateljevic, Annette Pritchard, Nigel Morgan, Senija Cauševic, and Lynn Minnaert
4. Tourism for Poverty Alleviation: Issues and Debates in the Global South - Christian M. Rogerson and Jarkko Saarinen
5. Tourism Gender Studies - Catheryn Khoo-Lattimore and Elaine Chiao Ling Yang
6. Tourism Education and Scholarship - David Airey
7. Human Rights, Disabilities and Social Tourism - Scott Mc Cabe, Anya Diekmann, and Konstantinos I. Kakoudakis
Part 02: Destination Applications
8. Destination Competitiveness - Robertico Croes and Kelly Semrad
9. Destination Management - Alan Fyall and Brian Garrod
10. Emerging Markets in Tourism - Rui Song
11. Destination Marketing Organisations - Steven Pike
12. Tourism Crisis and Safety Management - David Beirman
Part 03: Marketing Applications
13. The Development of Service-Dominant Logic within Tourism Management - Gareth Shaw and Sheela Agarwal
14. Tourism Products and Experiences - Noel Scott and Lihua Gao
15. Tourism Destination Image - Bill Gartner
16. Destination Branding - Simon Hudson and Jing Li
17. Consumer Behaviour in Tourism - Arch Woodside
18. Understanding and Satisfying to Consumer Needs - Segmentation, Targeting and Positioning - Sara Dolnicar
19. Tourism Distribution and Intermediaries - Nevenka Cavlek
20. Critical Developments in Revenue Management and Pricing - Una Mc Mahon-Beattie, Ian Yeoman, and Mairead Mc Entee
Part 04: Tourism Product Markets
21. Contemporary Perspectives on Visitor Attractions - Anna Leask
22. The Creative Economy, Entertainment and Performance - Greg Richards
23. Hospitality Management - Conrad Lashley
24. Niche Tourism - past, present and future - Marina Novelli
25. The Growth and Development of Leisure Events and Festival Tourism - Michelle Whitford and Elizabeth Fredline
26. Business Events - Deborah Breiter Terry and Amanda Wood Cecil
Part 05: Technological Applications
27. Tourism and the Internet: Marketing Perspectives - Philip Alford
28. Tourism and Social Media - Ulrike Gretzel
29. The Potential of Tracking Technologies, Smartphones and Sensors for Tourism Management and Planning of Destinations - Noam Shoval and Rein Ahas
30. The Future is Now: How Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are Transforming Tourism - Daniel Guttentag, Tom Griffin, and Seung Hwan (Mark) Lee
31. Framing Tourism Futures Research: An Ontological Perspective - Ian Yeoman and Una Mc Mahon-Beattie
Part 06: Environmental Applications
32. Managing the Natural Environment for Tourism - Ralf Buckley
33. Tourism and Specific Localities - Mountains, Deserts and Coasts - Elizabeth Kastenholz
34. Managing Built Heritage Resources - Myriam Verbeke and Dominique Vanneste
35. The Host Community: Perceptions of and Responses to Tourism - Richard Sharpley
36. Tourism in a Low Carbon Energy Future - Eke Eijgelaar, Bas Amelung, Viachaslau Filimonau, Jo Guiver & Paul Peeters.
37. Tourism and Corporate Social Responsibility - Xavier Font and Mireia Guix

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