Special Rate for CSTA Members - New Edition of "Sport Tourism Development" Publication


“Sport Tourism Development (3rd edition)” by James Higham and Tom Hinch

The CSTA is pleased to share a special rate on a new publication co-authored by CSTA member Tom Hinch of the University of Alberta

More information about the book can be found via the following link: www.channelviewpublications.com/display.asp?isb=9781845416546.

About the Book

This book critically explores sport-related tourism drawing on the fields of sport management, the sociology of sport, consumer behaviour, sportsmarket ing, economic, urban and sports geography, and tourism studies. It presents multidisciplinary perspectives of sport tourism, as structured by the
geographical concepts of space, place and environment.

The volume offers a comprehensive update of the discussions presented in the two previous editions, recognising the significant growth in sub-elite participation sports and addresses spectator-based sport events, participation-based sport events, active sport, and sport heritage activities. It aims to advance theoretical thinking on the subject of sport tourism development and critical thinking on the interplay of local and global forces in sport and tourism development.

It continues to be an important text for students and researchers in tourism studies, human geography, sports geography, sociology of sport, sports management, sports marketing and history of sport.