The Wiley Blackwell companion to tourism

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

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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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages650
ISBN (Electronic)9781118474648
ISBN (Print)9781118474488
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Economics, Econometrics and Finance
  • General Business, Management and Accounting


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