Advancing the Social Science of Tourism

28th June - 1st July 2011

University of Surrey, Guildford

This conference marks the 20th anniversary of the special issue of Annals of Tourism Research (1991, Vol 18, No.1) entitled: Tourism Social Science. The main aim of the conference is to revisit this theme by inviting papers to consider advances in tourism social science, which are theoretically grounded in one or more of the core social sciences including:

  • anthropology
  • communication
  • cultural studies
  • demography
  • development studies
  • economics
  • education
  • geography
  • history
  • linguistics
  • management science
  • philosophy
  • political science
  • psychology
  • sociology

Submission Deadline: 15th December 2010

EXTENSION: New Submission Deadline: 24th January 2011

Confirmation of paper acceptance: 1st February 2011

Optional submission of full paper: 1st May 2011

Cancellations: We regret that cancellations made after Friday 27th May will be subject to the full fee. - No refund will be available.

Cancellations made before Friday 27th May will be entitled to 50% refund of the fee paid.