Journals

The following offers information about and links to many of the major English-language journals addressing the study of tourism.

Anatolia: An International Journal of Tourism and Hospitality Research is a truly international tourism and hospitality research journal with considerable interest worldwide. It aims to provide an international platform for innovative studies that make a significant contribution to the understanding, practice, and education of tourism and hospitality operations. It does so through the publication of high-quality, up-to-date and timely research papers. The Journal also serves as a unique forum for the publication of case studies for instructional use in local, national and global settings.


Annals of Leisure Research publishes refereed articles which promote the development of research and scholarship in leisure studies. Although originating in Australasia,  Annals  is aimed at an international readership and seeks theoretical or applied articles which cover any topic within the broad area of leisure studies, including recreation, tourism, hospitality, the arts, outdoor recreation, events, entertainment, sport, culture and play. 


Annals of Tourism Research is a social sciences journal focusing upon the academic perspectives of tourism. While striving for a balance of theory and application, Annals is ultimately dedicated to developing theoretical constructs. Its strategies are to invite and encourage offerings from various disciplines; to serve as a forum through which these may interact; and thus to expand frontiers of knowledge in and contribute to the literature on tourism social science. In this role, Annals both structures and is structured by the research efforts of a multidisciplinary community of scholars.

[Note to researchers: This journal is among the oldest that focus on tourism as a topic of study in itself. As such, it contains a wealth of primary material that reflects not only the development of tourism studies but also the growth of the industry as it exploded in size during the 1970s and 1980s. You can begin tracing tourism development in Asia and Africa, formation of the WTO and reports on its annual meetings, growing ideas about "sustainability" in tourism, and so on. A rich source.]


ASEAN Journal on Hospitality and Tourism: The main purpose of this international refereed journal is to advance and foster tourism and hospitality education, research, and professionalism in the Southeast Asia region. The journal provides a vehicle for increasing awareness, consideration and analysis of issues in tourism and hospitality, and also promotes the interchange of ideas, and comparative studies, both within the countries of the region and between these countries and other parts of the world


Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research is the official journal of the Asia Pacific Tourism Association (Founded September 1995) and seeks to publish both empirically and theoretically based articles which advance and foster knowledge of tourism as it relates to the Asia Pacific region. The journal welcomes submissions of full length articles and critical reviews on major issues with relevance to tourism in the Asia Pacific region.


Cornell Hospitality Quarterly is a peer reviewed, scholarly journal that is published quarterly in association with the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration. The CQ publishes theoretically rich, research articles that provide timely hospitality management implications for those involved or interested in the hospitality industry. The quarterly is a leading source for the latest research findings with strategic value addressing a broad range of topics that are relevant to hospitality, travel, and tourism.


Current Issues in Tourism encourages in-depth discussion and critique of key questions within the subject. It offers a readable format for extended peer-reviewed papers, commentaries, letters and reviews, all designed to spark off further debate. It contains both applied and theoretical work that addresses tourism inquiry, method and practice. Lively and rigorous, it welcomes contributions from the broad gamut of subjects that make up the stuff of tourism studies.


e-Review of Tourism Research: e-Review of Tourism Research (eRTR) is a web-based, bimonthly international research network for tourism professionals. eRTR provides timely research reports and scheduled e-mails notifying subscribers of research highlights. eRTR was originally a product of a cooperative project sponsored through alliances between TTRA, CTC and Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Sciences at Texas A&M University. Now, eRTR is managed by the Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Sciences at Texas A&M University.


European Journal of Tourism Research is an interdisciplinary scientific journal in the field of tourism, published by Varna University of Management, Bulgaria. Its aim is to provide a platform for discussion of theoretical and empirical problems in tourism. Publications from all fields, connected with tourism such as management, marketing, sociology, psychology, geography, political sciences, mathematics, statistics, anthropology, culture, information technologies and others are invited. The journal is open to all researchers. Young researchers and authors from Central and Eastern Europe are encouraged to submit their contributions.


Hospitality Review Journal promotes the highest level of scholarship and aims for the highest utility possible to academic and practitioner audiences. Therefore scholars and researchers with an interest in expanding the knowledge base of the hospitality industry are invited to submit manuscripts to the Hospitality Review. In general, full length articles should be 4000 to 6000 words in length. The journal publishes full length empirical and conceptual research articles as well as research notes.


Information Technology of Tourism is the first scientific interdisciplinary journal focusing on the nature and role of information technology within the context of tourism, travel and hospitality. Information and communication systems embedded in a global net have had a profound influence on these industries, as also these industries with their presence in the electronic market show an impact on the developments of IT. Advances in the use and development of tools, technologies, and methodologies that have facilitated the efficient netting of information and communication systems in tourism, travel and hospitality are to be presented and discussed within this journal.


International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management communicates the latest developments and thinking on the management of hospitality and tourism businesses worldwide. As both a multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary journal, IJCHM publishes double-blind reviewed papers covering issues relevant to strategic management, operations, marketing, finance and human resources management.   IJCHM encourages an interchange between researchers and managers. Contributors are encouraged to identify clear theoretical and practical implications of their work for hospitality management from single unit concerns to large organizations.


International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research focuses on building bridges in theory, research, and practice across the inter-related fields of culture, tourism and hospitality. Published with the IACTHR it encourages articles that advance theory and research on the roles of culture, tourism, and hospitality in the lives of individuals, households, and organizations. This includes the perspectives and interpretations of all stakeholders including participants and providers of tourism and hospitality services. The journal especially seeks to nurture interdisciplinary multicultural work among sociological, psychological, geographical, consumer, leisure, marketing, travel and tourism, hospitality, and sport and entertainment researchers.


International Journal of Event and Festival Management advances knowledge in the field of events management and enhances the uptake of such knowledge by academics in the field. The double-blind peer-reviewed journal will cover events management issues ranging in scope from small festivals, business and special events to mega events such as the Olympics. Articles will be sourced from all disciplinary perspectives  and a multi-disciplinary research approach is encouraged.


International Journal of Knowledge Management in Tourism and Hospitality provides a forum for academics and practitioners to contribute to the body of knowledge on hospitality. With the industry in dynamic change and consumers with ever more demanding expectations, IJKMTH aims to develop a platform where new theoretical and practical topics are presented with the vision to enhance as well as maintain a leadership role within the hospitality literature.


Transfers: International Journal of Mobility Studies is a new, peer-reviewed, scholarly journal that publishes interdisciplinary scholarly works that examine the processes, structures and consequences of the movement of people, resources, and commodities. It provides a unique forum to explore the ways in which experiences of mobility have been enabled, shaped and mediated across time and through technological developments. The journal provides a rich variety of perspectives and includes scholarly essays, book and exhibit reviews, artwork and photography, as well as special features.


International Journal of Sport Policy has three inter-related aims: 1) to stimulate scholarly debate about the role, significance and impact of public policy and contemporary politics on sport; 2) to encourage critical analysis of sport policy, the sport policy process and sport politics; and, 3) to publish articles that are theoretically rigorous and of interest to both scholars and practitioners.


International Journal of Tourism Policy provides a forum for scholars and policy makers to exchange views and ideas at an international level on key issues that shape the growth of today's tourism industry. IJTPtakes the view that tourism activity takes place within a socio-cultural, political, economic and environmental context. Therefore, groups involved with tourism need to be sensitive to emerging issues which may affect the industry and future policy-making.


International Journal of Tourism Research promotes and enhances research developments in the field of tourism. The journal provides an international platform for debate and dissemination of research findings whilst also facilitating the discussion of new research areas and techniques. IJTRcontinues to add a vibrant and exciting channel for those interested in tourism and hospitality research developments. The scope of the journal is international and encompasses research into tourism aspects as well as the development of new research approaches. It continues to include high quality research papers in any area of tourism, including reviews of literature in the field and empirical papers on tourism issues.


Journal of China Tourism Research is a truly international journal that publishes the latest research on tourism (all articles printed in English with Chinese abstracts) that relates to China and its citizens. It provides a rich forum for exchange of fresh information and ideas among academics and practitioners; fosters and enhances cutting-edge research activities that advance the knowledge of tourism; and discusses the relevance of tourism to Chinese society. The journal encourages interdisciplinary scholarship and commentaries, aims at the highest intellectual level, and only publishes manuscripts that make significant contributions to the subject areas.


Journal of Convention and Event Tourism offers a global, multidisciplinary perspective on the dynamic convention and event tourism industry (MICE). JCET strives to be the leading source of research reports and analysis related to meetings, exhibitions, events and conventions management and operations. In addition to cutting edge viewpoints on trends, innovations, education, and research regarding convention and event tourism, JCET features: 


Journal of Convention and Exhibition Management offers a global, multidisciplinary perspective on the dynamic convention and event tourism industry (MICE). JCET strives to be the leading source of research reports and analysis related to meetings, exhibitions, events and conventions management and operations. In addition to cutting edge viewpoints on trends, innovations, education, and research regarding convention and event tourism, JCET features: scholarly work relevant to meetings, exhibitions, events and conventions, critical reviews on majors, conference and book reviews, conference papers and abstracts, special topic coverage.


Journal of Ecotourism is the world's only international journal that focuses specifically on ecotourism and nature-based tourism, and it is considered to be the leading source for knowledge on these topics. The Journal of Ecotourism seeks to advance the field by examining the social, economic, and ecological aspects of ecotourism at a number of scales, and including regions from around the world. The journal welcomes conceptual, theoretical, and empirical research, particularly where it contributes to the dissemination of new ideas and models of ecotourism planning, development, management, and good practice. While the focus of the journal rests on a type of tourism based principally on tourists’ interest in the natural history of destinations, and how these events are planned, developed and managed, the journal also considers papers that investigate ecotourism as part of a broader nature-based tourism. Papers will also be accepted on related forms of tourism like wildlife tourism, responsible tourism, and moral issues in ecotourism and nature-based tourism contexts.


Journal of Heritage Tourism is a peer-reviewed, international transdisciplinary journal. JHT focuses on exploring the many facets of one of the most notable and widespread types of tourism. Heritage tourism is among the very oldest forms of travel. Activities such as visits to sites of historical importance, including built environments and urban areas, rural and agricultural landscapes, natural regions, locations where historic events occurred and places where interesting and significant living cultures dominate are all forms of heritage tourism. As such, this form of tourism dominates the industry in many parts of the world and involves millions of people. 


Journal of Hospitality, Leisure, Sport & Tourism Education is the leading international, peer-reviewed educational journal for this subject grouping. Its aims are to: a) Promote, enhance and disseminate research, good practice and innovation in all aspects of higher education in hospitality, leisure, sport and tourism and events to its prime audience including teachers, researchers, employers, and policy makers; and, b) Encourage greater understanding, links and collaboration across its constituent fields. JoHLSTE is designed to have maximum impact through it being available on-line, fully archived and peer-reviewed.


Journal of Hospitality Marketing & Management provides a peer-reviewed outlet for contributions that further understanding, practice, and education in hospitality marketing and management. It aims to promote new ideas, models, approaches, and paradigms that contribute to the development of knowledge and theory of hospitality marketing and management. Its distinct, multifaceted approach encompasses the administrative disciplines, liberal arts, and social sciences. The journal disseminates knowledge through the publication of high-quality, peer-reviewed research papers, reports, and book reviews, while serving as a unique peer-reviewed forum for the community of students, academics and practitioners with a shared interest and devotion to the hospitality marketing and management. 

Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Education is designed to facilitate scholarly interchange among hospitality and tourism educators, industry practitioners and educators from related disciplines. It aims to serve the needs of all levels of hospitality and tourism education through the presentation of issues and opinions pertinent to the field. JHTE is a refereed, interdisciplinary quarterly journal of the International Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education.


Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management is the official journal of CAUTHE (Council for Australasian University Tourism and Hospitality Education Inc.) The journal is committed to a broad range of topics including tourism and travel management, leisure and recreation studies and the emerging field of event management. It contains both theoretical and applied research papers, and encourages the submission of the results of collaborative research undertaken between academia and industry.


Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Research is peer-reviewed and published quarterly. It publishes original research, both conceptual and empirical, that clearly enhances the theoretical development of the hospitality and tourism field. The word contribution is key. JHTR encourages research based on a variety of methods, including both qualitative and quantitative approaches. To promote the exchange of current and innovative ideas, JHTR also includes a Research Notes and Industry Viewpoints section.


Journal of Human Resources in Hospitality and Tourism encompasses the vast and diversified research on issues impacting human resources in the hospitality and tourism industry. It strives to be the preeminent forum for the dissemination of key academic and industry research and encourages research from both industry experts as well as academic experts. The Journal also examines the latest issues and trends in education as it related to human resources theory and practice.


Journal of Leisurability: Journal of the Leisure Information Network.


Journal of Leisure Research has published original research to advance the field of leisure studies since 1968. JLR is scientific in content and nature, focusing on conceptual and methodological advances and questions. In cooperation with the University of Minnesota, JLR is published five times annually.  JLR is an official publication of the National Recreation and Park Association.


Journal of Park and Recreation Administration: One of the leading journals in the park and recreation industry, Journal of Park and Recreation Administration(JPRA) was launched in 1983 to encourage scholarly research and the advancement of knowledge for best management practices and delivery services. For nearly three decades, JPRA has provided information to enhance the effectiveness and professionalism of park and recreation administrators. JPRA is an official refereed publication of the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration and Sagamore Publishing LLC.


Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events provides a unique forum for critical discussion of public policy debates relating to the fields of tourism, leisure and events. This encompasses the economic, social, cultural, political and environmental dimensions of official intervention. In addition to high quality theoretical and empirical papers, the journal publishes contributions examining the value of contrasting methodologies, or advocacy of novel methods. Inter- and multi-disciplinary submissions are particularly welcome.


Journal of Quality Assurance in Hospitality & Tourism serves as a medium to share and disseminate new research findings, theoretical development and superior practices in hospitality and tourism. The journal aims to publish cutting-edge, empirically and theoretically sound research articles on quality planning, development, management, marketing, evaluation, and adjustments within the field. Readers of the journal stay up-to-date on the latest theory development and research findings, ways to improve business practices, successful hospitality strategies, maintenance of profit requirements, and increasing market share in this complex and growing field.


Journal of Retail and Leisure Property is the journal for all professionals responsible for managing or advising on retail and leisure property.
[EDITOR: This journal ceased publication in 2011.]


Journal of Service Management focuses on service management research. The journal publishes papers that show a unique and significant contribution to service literature, and provides a communication medium for those working in the service management field irrespective of discipline, functional area, sector or nationality. The journal publishes double-blind reviewed papers that focus on service literature/theory and its applications in practice. 


Journal of Sport & Tourism aims to publish research that makes a clear contribution, substantively, theoretically or methodologically, to the body of knowledge relating to all aspects of the relationship between sport and tourism. Seeking to be the first port of call for research into the relationship between sport and tourism, JS&T welcomes submissions from all relevant subject areas, such as sport, leisure, physical education and tourism, and from a wide range of disciplines including, but not confined to: sociology, psychology, geography, policy studies, management studies, economics and marketing. Submissions may be empirical or conceptual, but should have a clearly articulated theoretical basis. 

 

Journal of Sustainable Tourism is a leading tourism journal which advances critical understanding of the relationships between tourism and sustainable development. It publishes theoretical, conceptual and empirical research that explores one or more of the economic, social, cultural, political, organisational or environmental aspects of the subject. Critical views and perspectives are encouraged, as well as new ideas and approaches in relation to the theory and practice linking tourism and sustainability. Contributions can be from all disciplinary perspectives, with inter-disciplinary work especially welcome. Holistic and integrative work is encouraged. All geographical areas are included, as are all forms of tourism, both mass and niche market. Papers can be especially useful if they contribute new understanding and insights not just to the field of sustainable tourism but also to the wider social sciences or between the social and natural sciences. Many contributions include significant empirical evidence, but some innovate in the field by providing new perspectives, approaches and insights through critical reviews.


Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism
is the professional journal of the International Society of Travel & Tourism Educators (ISTTE). This journal serves as an international interdisciplinary forum and reference source for travel and tourism education. The readership of the journal is international in scope, with a good representation in college and university libraries as well as high schools and professional schools offering courses in travel and tourism.


Journal of Tourism Consumption and Practice aims to publish original, peer reviewed articles, shorter discussion pieces, book reviews and conference reports which advance the field of tourism studies and which broadly address forms of tourism as modes of consumption and practice.


Journal of Tourism and Cultural Change is a peer-reviewed, transdisciplinary and transnational journal. It focuses on critically examining the relationships, tensions, representations, conflicts and possibilities that exist between tourism/travel and culture/cultures in an increasingly complex global context. JTCC provides a forum for debate against the backdrop of local, regional, national and transnational understandings of identity and difference. Economic restructuring, recognitions of the cultural dimension of biodiversity and sustainable development, contests regarding the positive and negative impact of patterns of tourist behaviour on cultural diversity, and transcultural strivings - all provide an important focus for JTCC. Global capitalism, in its myriad forms engages with multiple 'ways of being', generating new relationships, re-evaluating existing, and challenging ways of knowing and being. Tourists and the tourism industry continue to find inventive ways to commodify, transform, present/re-present and consume material culture.


Journal of Tourism History is the primary venue for peer-reviewed scholarship covering all aspects of the evolution of tourism from earliest times to the postwar world. Articles address all regions of the globe and often adopt interdisciplinary approaches for exploring the past. The Journal of Tourism History is particularly (though not exclusively) interested in promoting the study of areas and subjects underrepresented in current scholarship, work for example examining the history of tourism in Asia and Africa, as well as developments that took place before the nineteenth century. In addition to peer-reviewed articles, Journal of Tourism History also features short articles about particularly useful archival collections, book reviews, review essays, and round table discussions that explore developing areas of tourism scholarship. The Editorial Board hopes that these additions will prompt further exploration of issues such as the vectors along which tourism spread, the evolution of specific types of ‘niche’ tourism, and the intersections of tourism history with the environment, medicine, politics, and more.  


Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing is a research journal that serves as a medium through which researchers and managers in the field of travel and tourism can exchange ideas and keep abreast with the latest developments in the field of tourism.  JTTM  welcomes submissions related to marketing management practices, applied research studies, critical reviews on major issues, development of new technologies and tools in tourism marketing, and business and government policies affecting travel and tourism marketing.

 

Journal of Travel and Tourism Research: Aiming at freely accessible scholarly knowledgebase in the travel, hospitality and tourism field, the JTTR, with its rich, quality, current and applicable information from different corners of the world, and growing number of queries and manuscript submissions, is emerging as a major and highly favorable scientific platform among researchers and practitioners. The journal covers all types of empirical and conceptual research of issues relevant to travel, tourism and hospitality industry. In addition to research articles, research notes and book reviews, the JTTR welcomes book discussions and contributions debating or commenting issues of interests to researchers and the professional community.


Journal of Travel Research is the premier, peer-reviewed research journal focusing on travel and tourism behavior, management and development.  JTR provides researchers, educators, and professionals with up-to-date, high quality research on behavioral trends and management theory for one of the most influential and dynamic industries.  Founded over 40 years ago as the first scholarly journal in North America focused exclusively on travel and tourism, JTR reflects the worldwide importance of tourism, both economically and socially.


Journal of Vacation Marketing is a fully peer-reviewed, international, quarterly journal that publishes original research and review articles on topics relating to the marketing of destinations and businesses/organizations involved in the wider tourism, hospitality and events industries. Its objective is to provide a forum for the publication of refereed academic papers and reviewed practitioner papers which are of direct relevance to industry, while meeting the highest standards of intellectual rigour.


Journeys: International Journal of Travel and Travel Writing is an interdisciplinary journal that explores travel as a practice and travel writing as a genre, reflecting the rich diversity of travel and journeys as social and cultural practices as well as their significance as metaphorical processes. The dual focus on experience and genre makes Journeys unique among scholarly journals concerning travel and is intended to draw into conversation scholars in such varied disciplines as anthropology, literary studies, social history, religious studies, human geography, and cultural studies.


Leisure/Loisir: Journal of the Canadian Association of Leisure Studies strives to publish a diverse collection of scholarly papers in all areas of leisure, recreation, arts, parks, sport, and travel and tourism. Reflecting the multi- and interdisciplinary nature of these areas of study, the journal invites papers that use a wide range of perspectives and research methods. Submissions may include, but are not limited to: empirical research papers (qualitative, quantitative, or mixed methods), conceptual papers, comprehensive review papers, policy and economic impact analyses, and pedagogical aspects for leisure educators. Commentary, rejoinders, and other critical papers also are welcome. Leisure is a global phenomenon, and therefore, the journal embraces international perspectives. Leisure / Loisir is the official publication of the Canadian Association for Leisure Studies/Association canadienne d’études en loisir ( CALS). While Leisure / Loisir is based in Canada and offers a primary outlet for individuals affiliated with Canadian institutions, the journal encourages international submissions. 

 

Leisure Sciences: An Interdisciplinary Journal presents scientific inquiries into the study of leisure, recreation, parks, travel, and tourism from a social science perspective. Published articles theoretically and/or methodologically advance the understanding of leisure behavior. Leisure contexts include recreation, sport, parks, travel, and tourism. 


Leisure Studies publishes articles of a high standard on all aspects of leisure studies and from a variety of disciplinary bases, including sociology, psychology, human geography, planning, economics, etc. Shorter research notes and book reviews are also published. The emphasis of the Journal is on the social sciences, broadly defined, and the subjects covered include the whole range of leisure behaviour in the arts, sports, cultural and informal activities, tourism, urban and rural recreation.


Managing Leisure is a refereed journal that publishes high quality research articles to inform and stimulate discussions relevant to sport and leisure management globally. The journal is committed to publishing research that advances understanding of the practice of sport and leisure management in the public, voluntary and commercial sectors, internationally. It will appeal to anyone with a serious interest in contemporary sport and leisure management issues, including academics, managers, consultants, politicians and students. One of the key objectives of the journal is to provide a high level forum for communication between academics and practitioners of sport and leisure. Therefore Managing Sport and Leisure aims to be contemporary, integrated and, most importantly, relevant to practitioner training. Contributions are welcome and expected from both academics and practitioners throughout the international sport and leisure management community. In addition, the journal welcomes submissions from those investigating new and innovative areas of research and practice in sport and leisure management.


Mobilities examines the large-scale movements of people, objects, capital, and information across the world, as well as more local processes of daily transportation, movement through public and private space and the travel of material objects in everyday life. New transportation and digital infrastructures and novel social and cultural practices pose important challenges for coordinating and governing mobilities and for mobility rights and questions of ‘access’. These ‘mobility’ issues have generated new research methods and theories. Mobilitiespublishes original, theoretically-informed research which is international in scope. The journal addresses major topical issues and fosters scholarly debate around the ‘mobility’ turn.


Pacific Tourism Review is designed to meet the needs of the fastest growing tourism region. The tremendous changes in outbound and inbound travel patterns occurring in the wider Pacific area and their associated effects on the economy and environment demand a publication that specifically focuses on this area. Pacific Tourism Review aspires to advance excellence in tourism research, promote high-level tourism education, and nourish cultural awareness in all sectors of the tourism industry by integrating industry and academic perspectives. Its international and interdisciplinary nature ensures that the needs of those interested in Pacific tourism are served by documenting industry practices, discussing tourism policy and planning issues, providing a forum for primary research and critical examinations of previous research, and by chronicling changes in tourism patterns throughout the Pacific region.


PASOS: Journal of Tourism and Cultural Heritage is a free digital publication subject to peer review, which specializes in the academic and business analysis of the various processes taking place in the tourism system, with special attention to the uses of culture, nature and the territory, the people, towns and their spaces, integral heritage. From an inter-disciplinary perspective, it asks for and encourages and writings coming from the social sciences and administrative and business practice. Its aim is the fulfillment of the role as a forum for presentation and discussion of methodologies and theories, plus the dissemination of studies and experiences. It aims to contribute to other efforts to understand tourism and progress in the various forms of prevention of unwanted effects, but also enhancing the way by which tourism serves as a complement to the improvement and development of the quality of life of residents in the target areas.


Progress in Tourism and Hospitality Research: No description available.


Research in Transportation Business and Management will publish research on international aspects of transport management such as business strategy, communication, sustainability, finance, human resource management, law, logistics, marketing, franchising, privatisation and commercialisation.


Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism aims at initiating and stimulating hospitality and tourism-related discussions among the academic community, managers, and decision makers both in the private and public sectors. The journal covers all types of empirical and conceptual research of issues relevant to Scandinavia, North Sea and Baltic regions, and associated developments in the regional hospitality and tourism industry. In addition to research articles, research notes and book reviews, it welcomes book discussions and contributions debating or commenting issues of interests to researchers and the professional community (events, research politics, philosophical themes etc.). English is the official language of the journal, and copy-editing support is provided to authors who may require language assistance.


Sport Management Review is published as a service to sport industries worldwide. It is a multidisciplinary journal concerned with the management, marketing, and governance of sport at all levels and in all its manifestations -- whether as an entertainment, a recreation, or an occupation.


Studies in Travel Writing is an international, refereed journal dedicated to research on travel texts and to scholarly approaches to them. Unrestricted by period or region of study, the journal allows for specific contexts of travel writing to be established and for the application of a range of scholarly and critical approaches. It welcomes contributions from within, between or across academic disciplines; from senior scholars and from those at the start of their careers. It also publishes original interviews with travel writers, special themed issues, and book reviews.


Tourism Analysis is to promote a forum for practitioners and academicians in the fields of Leisure, Recreation, Tourism, and Hospitality (LRTH). As a interdisciplinary journal, it is an appropriate outlet for articles, research notes, and computer software packages designed to be of interest, concern, and of applied value to its audience of professionals, scholars, and students of LRTH programs the world over. The scope of the articles will include behavioral models (quantitative-qualitative), decision-making techniques and procedures, estimation models, demand-supply analysis, monitoring systems, expert systems and performance evaluation, assessment of site and destination attractiveness, new analytical tools, research methods and related areas such as validity and reliability, scale development, development of data collection instruments, methodological issues in cross-national and cross-cultural studies, and computer technology and use.


Tourism, Culture & Communication is international in its scope and will place no restrictions upon the range of cultural identities covered, other than the need to relate to tourism and hospitality. The Journal seeks to provide interdisciplinary perspectives in areas of interest that may branch away from traditionally recognized national and indigenous cultures, for example, cultural attitudes toward the management of tourists with disabilities, gender aspects of tourism, sport tourism, or age-specific tourism.


Tourism Economics is published bimonthly, covers the business aspects of tourism in the wider context. It takes account of constraints on development, such as social and community interests and the sustainable use of tourism and recreation resources, and inputs into the production process. The definition of tourism used includes tourist trips taken for all purposes, embracing both stay and day visitors. Articles address the components of the tourism product (accommodation; restaurants; merchandizing; attractions; transport; entertainment; tourist activities); and the economic organization of tourism at micro and macro levels (market structure; role of public/private sectors; community interests; strategic planning; marketing; finance; economic development).


Tourism Geographies: An International Journal of Tourism Space, Place and Environment is a quarterly, peer-reviewed journal which explores tourism and tourism-related areas of recreation and leisure studies from a geographic perspective. This journal brings together academic and applied research and regional traditions from around the world, including multi-disciplinary approaches from geography and related fields such as anthropology and other social sciences, landscape architecture, urban and regional planning, and environmental science and management.


Tourism and Hospitality Planning and Development is an explicitly international and multidisciplinary peer-reviewed scientific journal that advances our understanding of tourism policy, planning and practice in a rapidly changing and somewhat unstable world. Research investigating the mutable nature of tourism and mobility in the 21st century, exploring the key uncertainties between politics, society, culture and the environment, or scrutinising the shifting configurations of traditional tourist generating regions towards newly emerging economies is particularly welcome.


Tourism & Hospitality Research: The Surrey Quarterly Review is firmly established as an influential and authoritative journal for tourism and hospitality researchers and professionals. THR covers applied research in the context of Tourism and Hospitality in areas such as policy, planning, performance, development, management, strategy, operations, marketing and consumer behavior. We accept papers in other areas within the context of tourism and hospitality provided the paper delivers research with significant implications for tourism and hospitality.


Tourism: An International Interdisciplinary Journal is an international academic and professional quarterly which publishes articles on various aspects of travel and tourism relevant to both researches and practicioners. The Journal emphasizes the broadness and the interrelatedness of the tourism industry. Its multidisciplinary approach covers economics, marketing, geography, sociology, anthropology, psychology, hospitality, transportation, education, history. 


Tourism in Marine Environments is an interdisciplinary journal dealing with a variety of management issues in marine settings. It is a scientific journal that draws upon the expertise of academics and practitioners from various disciplines related to the marine environment, including tourism, marine science, geography, social sciences, psychology, environmental studies, economics, marketing, and many more.


Tourism Management is the leading international journal for all those concerned with the planning and management of travel and tourism. Tourism comprises a multitude of activities which together form one of the world's fastest growing international sectors. The journal takes an interdisciplinary approach and includes planning and policy aspects of international, national and regional tourism as well as specific management studies. The journal's contents reflect its integrative approach - including primary research articles, discussion of current issues, case studies, reports, book reviews and forthcoming meetings. 


Tourism Management Perspectives is an interdisciplinary journal concerned with the planning and management of travel and tourism, including tourist experiences and the consequences of those experiences for communities, economies and environments. It is also concerned with the creation of image, the shaping of tourist experiences and tourist perceptions, and the ways in which tourist organizations manage themselves and destinations. The journal publishes high quality Review Articles on important topics and emerging themes that inform and advance the theoretical and conceptual understanding of key areas within travel and tourism management.


Tourism Planning and Development is an explicitly international and multidisciplinary peer-reviewed scientific journal that advances our understanding of tourism policy, planning and practice in a rapidly changing and somewhat unstable world. Research investigating the mutable nature of tourism and mobility in the 21st century, exploring the key uncertainties between politics, society, culture and the environment, or scrutinising the shifting configurations of traditional tourist generating regions towards newly emerging economies is particularly welcome.


Tourism Recreation Research is a multidisciplinary international journal published thrice a year; it focuses on research problems in various recreational environments — ecological, economic, socio-cultural — and attempts to seek right answers for sound growth and development with conservation. Contributions are also encouraged on fundamental research concepts and systematics. The journal carries regular features as Research Reports/Notes, Research Probe, Opinion: Reader's Response and Book Reviews.


Tourism Review (The Tourist Review) contributes to a deeper understanding of tourism as an interdisciplinary phenomenon. It provides insights into developments, issues and methods in tourism research. Established in 1946, it is the official journal of AIEST, and promotes an exchange of scientific concepts and research findings across different cultures and languages,  in particular for young researchers.


Tourism Review International is a peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the advancement of scholarly and managerially-oriented knowledge throughout all fields of tourism. In doing so, the journal's content reflects a broad-based portfolio approach that includes: (1) Theme-based research, (2) General research, (3) Literature reviews (all types), (4) Invited essays and commentaries from thought leaders in the discipline, (5) Research notes that clarify concepts, theories, definitions, and/or methods, (6) Book and software reviews, and (7) Technical reports from distinguished research groups.


Tourismos: An International Multidisciplinary Journal of Tourism is an international, multi-disciplinary, refereed (peer-reviewed) journal aiming to promote and enhance research in all fields of tourism, including travel, hospitality and leisure.


Tourist Studies is a multi-disciplinary peer reviewed journal advocating critical perspectives on the nature of tourism as a social phenomenon. It adopts a global perspective, widening and challenging the established views of tourism and seeking to evaluate, compare and integrate approaches from sociology, socio-psychology, leisure studies, cultural studies, geography and anthropology.


Transfers: Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies is a peer-reviewed journal publishing cutting-edge research on the processes, structures and consequences of the movement of people, resources, and commodities. Intellectually rigorous, broadly ranging, and conceptually innovative, the journal combines the empiricism of traditional mobility history with more recent methodological approaches from the social sciences and the humanities.


World Leisure Journal: As the official journal of the World Leisure Organisation, the purpose of the World Leisure Journal is to stimulate and communicate research, theory, and critical thought in all areas that address leisure, including play, recreation, the arts and culture, sport, festivals, events and celebrations, health and fitness, and travel and tourism. Empirical and theoretical manuscripts, as well as position papers, review articles, and critical essays are published in the World Leisure Journal . The World Leisure Journal is international in scope, and encourages submissions from authors from all areas of the world. Comparative cross-national and cross-cultural research reports are especially welcome. For empirical papers, all types of research methods are appropriate and the subject matter in papers may be addressed from perspectives derived from the social, behavioural, and biological sciences, education, and the humanities. Both pure and applied research reports are appropriate for publication in the World Leisure Journal. In addition to original research reports and review essays, book reviews, research notes, comments, and methodological contributions are appropriate for publication in the World Leisure Journal.