Ritchie, Burns & Palmer (2005). Tourism research methods: Integrating theory with practice.
Richards & Munsters (2010). Cultural tourism research methods.
Smith (2010). Practical tourism research.
Botterill & Platenkamp (2012). Key concepts in tourism research.
Sieber & Tolich (2013). Planning ethically responsible research.
Bricker & Donohoe (2015). Demystifying theories in tourism research.
Other relevant literature may be used instead of or in addition to the above-mentioned books.
Amey, E. (2015) On a quest for authenticity to an imaginary place: a narrative analysis of the experiences of British literary tourists. Master's thesis, University of Lapland, Spring 2015.
Master's thesis with focus on quantitative methods, to be specified later