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Handbook of Niche Tourism Edited by Marina Novelli, University of Brighton, UK, Joseph M. Cheer, Wakayama University, Japan, Claudia Dolezal, IMC University of Applied Sciences, Austria, Adam Jones, University of Brighton, UK and Claudio Milano, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain ‘Tourism is now more dynamic than ever across markets and products globally as we move beyond disruptions. While the context has changed, the opportunities are many. This Handbook is not only a vital contribution to our understanding of tourism nuances, but a motivator for renewed creativity and innovation. Whether reading individual chapters or from cover to cover, this is not only a key contribution to our understanding of niche tourism, but also a call to action with relevant forward-focused insights.’ – Hannah Messerli, The World Bank, US September 2022 c 480 pp Hardback 978 1 83910 017 8 £200.00 / $290.00 eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbooks in Tourism series Handbook on the Water-EnergyFood Nexus Edited by Floor Brouwer, Wageningen Research, the Netherlands ‘The evidence is clear that understanding the trade-offs and synergies among the water, energy, food and ecosystems sectors can contribute to socio-economic resilience and environmental sustainability. Floor Brouwer has produced a compelling collection of readings that offer a comprehensive insight into the WEFE nexus. This Handbook offers chapters on a variety of nexus topics covering conceptual set-ups, systems approaches, methods, capacity development, knowledge transfer, governance and policy. This book will become an essential reference for practitioners and researchers alike.’ – Maria Vrachioli, Technical University of Munich, Germany August 2022 448 pp Hardback 978 1 83910 054 3 £195.00 / $285.00 eBook • Elgaronline Handbook on Smart Growth Promise, Principles, and Prospects for Planning Edited by Gerrit-Jan Knaap, University of Maryland, Rebecca Lewis, University of Oregon, Arnab Chakraborty, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Katy June-Friesen, Ph.D. candidate, Philip Merrill College of Journalism, Editor, National Center for Smart Growth, University of Maryland, US ‘Full of counter-intuitive and often sobering insights, this volume is not just incredibly timely, it’s indispensable as a reference on the past, present and uncertain future of the smart growth ideal.’ – Xavier de Souza Briggs, Brookings Metro, US 2022 400 pp Hardback 978 1 78990 468 0 £155.00 / $220.00 eBook • Elgaronline NEW IN PAPERBACK Rethinking Cultural Tourism Greg Richards, Breda University of Applied Sciences and Tilburg University, the Netherlands ‘Professor Greg Richards is the influential founder of the field of cultural tourism studies and his latest book builds on his 30 years of research and experience, as well as offering fresh and thought-provoking insights. In addition to a comprehensive and reflective synthesis of previous works on the subject, the book explores new, dynamic and holistic models of cultural tourism practices that challenge existing approaches. The work has important implications for experience design, place-making and cultural tourism journey creation today and into the future.’ – Melanie Smith, Budapest Metropolitan University, Hungary 2021 208 pp Hardback 978 1 78990 543 4 £75.00 / $110.00 September 2022 Paperback 978 1 0353 0677 0 £26.95 / $39.95 eBook • Elgaronline Rethinking Tourism series A Modern Guide to Creative Economies Edited by Roberta Comunian, King’s College London, UK, Alessandra Faggian, Gran Sasso Science Institute, Italy, Jarna Heinonen, University of Turku, Finland and Nick Wilson, King’s College London, UK ‘A Modern Guide to Creative Economies is essential reading for considering and reflecting on how we build healthy, equitable and sustainable conditions for the creation, celebration and exchange of human expression. The book, and its collection of brilliant essays, offers fresh insight that will inspire scholars, students, and leaders in arts and culture to ask new and different questions and ultimately to imagine possibilities for not just growing our creative economies, but also for sustaining the humans who are critical for creative expression to thrive’ – Steven Tepper, University of Arizona, US August 2022 308 pp Hardback978 1 78990 548 £130.00$180.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Modern Guides 3 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com GOGRAPHY, URBAN & REGIONAL NEW TITLES, JULY – SEPT 2022