International Perspectives of Festivals and Events addresses contemporary issues concerning the potential of festivals and events to produce economic, social, cultural and community benefits. Incorporating a range of international perspectives, the book provides the reader with a global look at current trends and topics, which have until now, been underrepresented by current literature. International Perspectives of Festivals and Events includes a broad range of research, case studies and examples from well-known scholars in the field to form a unified volume that informs the reader of the current status of festivals and events around the world. In a fast-moving industry where new theory and practice is implemented rapidly, this is essential reading for any advanced student or researcher in festivals and events.visitor management problems, using the city as a a#39; stage a#39; with the majority of public space utilised. There is a political will to capitalise on the Tour de France success by staging further cycling specific events such as a grand prix, or a mix of sporting and other cultural elements. ... Bull, C. J. and Lovell, J. (2007) The impact of hosting major sporting events on local residents: An analysis of the views andanbsp;...
|Title||:||International Perspectives of Festivals and Events|
|Author||:||Jane Ali-Knight, Alan Fyall, Martin Robertson, Adele Ladkin|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2009-02-04|