Edward Elgar Publishing - Geography, Cities & Tourism

6 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com GOGRAPHY, URBAN & REGIONAL NEW TITLES, OCT – DEC 2023 Ranking Nations The Value of Indicators and Indices? Stephen Morse, University of Surrey, UK This engaging book assesses the statistical need for using particular ranking systems to compare the status of nations. With an overarching focus on human development, environmental performance and corruption, it carefully maps out some of the main processes associated with the ranking of countries. Oct 2023 210 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 630 8 £85.00 / $120.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Encyclopedia in Urban and Regional Planning and Design Edited by Kristof Van Assche, University of Alberta, Canada, Raoul Beunen, Open University, the Netherlands and Martijn Duineveld, University of Wageningen, the Netherlands This ground-breaking Encyclopedia provides a nuanced overview of the key concepts of urban and regional planning and design. Embracing a broad understanding of planning and design within and beyond the professions, it examines what planners and designers can do in and for a community. Dec 2023 c 448 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 899 9 c £195.00 / c $310.00 Elgar Encyclopedias in the Social Sciences series eBook • Elgaronline Handbook of Customer Engagement in Tourism Marketing Edited by Raouf Ahmad Rather, Scientific Researcher, Jammu and Kashmir, India and Haywantee Ramkissoon, British Academy of Management, UK; UniSA Business, Executive Co-Director, Centre for Enterprise Dynamics in Global Economies (C-EDGE), University of South Australia; Johannesburg Business School, South Africa; Taylor’s University, Malaysia ‘This is a “must read” source for researchers, teachers and practitioners in the field of customer engagement. It includes strong chapters on important topics related to customer engagement coauthored by leading scholars globally.’ – Fevzi Okumus, University of Central Florida, US Oct 2023 382 pp Hardback 978 1 80220 393 6 £160.00 / $230.00 Research Handbooks in Tourism series eBook • Elgaronline NEW IN PAPERBACK Teaching Human Geography Theories and Practice in Thinking Geographically Edited by Erin Hogan Fouberg, Northern State University and Janet Stuhrenberg Smith, Shippensburg University, US ‘There has arguably never been a more urgent need for young people to learn how to think geographically at a high level of proficiency. This book demonstrates the significance of geography’s powerful knowledge for understanding human systems with many practical applications to support high quality geography instruction.’ – Michael Solem, Texas State University, US 2023 256 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 519 6 £100.00 / $145.00 Nov 2023 Paperback 978 1 0353 2918 2 £30.95 / $44.95 Elgar Guides to Teaching eBook • Elgaronline Encyclopedia of Health Research in the Social Sciences Edited by Kevin Dew and Sarah Donovan, University of Wellington, New Zealand ‘Kevin Dew and Sarah Donovan offer an invaluable conceptual toolkit for health researchers wanting to learn more about what the social sciences have to offer them. The range of topics covered in this volume is impressive, providing guidance to key ideas, debates and further reading on specialist topics.’ – Alan Petersen, Monash University, Australia Dec 2023 c 380 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 568 4 c £175.00 / c $280.00 Elgar Encyclopedias in the Social Sciences series eBook • Elgaronline Accountability in Academic Life European Perspectives on Societal Impact Evaluation Edited by Michael Ochsner, University of Lausanne, Switzerland and Zoe Hope Bulaitis, University of Birmingham, UK ‘This fascinating book offers a timely analysis about how societal impact of social sciences/humanities research is evaluated in Europe. Historical and contemporary reflections are enhanced by critical accounts of how different countries assess and value societal impact in social science and humanities. A “must-read” for academics, policymakers and research administrators.’ – Rosemary Deem, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK Nov 2023 264 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 572 1 £105.00 / $145.00 eBook • Elgaronline