International perspectives of festivals and events: Paradigms of analysis

Authors: Ali-Knight, J., Robertson, M., Fyall, A. and Ladkin, A.

Pages: 1-302

ISBN: 9780080914374

DOI: 10.4324/9780080914374

Abstract:

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. © 2009 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

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International Perspectives of Festivals and Events: Paradigms of Analysis

Authors: Ali-Knight, J., Robertson, M., Fyall, A. and Ladkin, A.

Publisher: Elsevier Science

Place of Publication: Oxford

ISBN: 978-0-08-045100-8

Abstract:

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 which 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.

* Provides a contemporary look at the current issues in the field * Expertly edited and contributed to by an international group of subject specialists * Advances and emphasises the interrelationship of multidisciplinary academic approaches, contexts and research methodologies in festivals and events

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Preferred by: Adele Ladkin