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A quantitative analysis of rural development is required to comprehend the spatial differentiation of a rural area and promote rural sustainable development under the pressure of urbanization and industrialization, especially areas with dramatic changes in rural socioeconomic development of China...

Author(s)
Jiang Liang; Luo Jing; Zhang ChunYan; Tian LingLing; Liu QingQing; Chen GuoLei; Tian Ye
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 2020, 9, 3,
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The term "rural development" is exceptionally multifaceted, which makes it difficult to define. This and other features make it a 'wicked problem', which means the consequences of rural developmental problems can create other complications. To date, the important discussion of rural development has ...

Author(s)
Pachón-Ariza, F.; Bokelmann, W.; Ramírez-Miranda, C.
Publisher
Facultad de Agronomía, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
Citation
Agronomía Colombiana, 2019, 37, 3, pp 283-296
Abstract

Turkey stands out as a country that can reach the goal of sustainable rural development, benefiting from agricultural tourism due to fertile lands found in its geography, rich cultural heritage, and having different customs and manners. As one of leading touristic destinations, Bodrum county, a...

Author(s)
Tuna, M.; Kargiglioğlu, Ş.; Ağaoğlu, D.
Publisher
Izmir Katip Celebi University, Faculty of Tourism, Izmir, Turkey
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Tourism Research, 2020, 4, 1, pp 31-47
Abstract

The small economic importance of agriculture for Rio de Janeiro state does not imply the absence of rural areas, but rather that the rural areas of the state are facing a reality where other functions of rural areas are present (leisure and tourism) and that this situation is capable of providing...

Author(s)
Souza, R. P. de
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Economia e Sociologia Rural (SOBER), Brasília, Brazil
Citation
Revista de Economia e Sociologia Rural, 2019, 57, 1, pp 109-126
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Since the 1950's, the tourism industry played a very important role for the global economic development. In 2017, tourism contributed with a fare of around 10% at the worldwide level. For the European Union, tourism has a very high significance for the market. Half of the tourist international...

Author(s)
Franzutti, R.; Vîntu, C. R.; Smedescu, D.; Ungureanu, D.; Tudor, V. C.; Fîntîneru, G.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Scientific Papers Series - Management, Economic Engineering in Agriculture and Rural Development, 2019, 19, 2, pp 129-133
Abstract

Marginal rural areas are undergoing major pressures from the effects of globalization, especially when no alternative has been found to conventional extensive agriculture and a lack of investments and vision squeezes the income of farmers. The objective of the paper is to show how Integrated Supply ...

Author(s)
Scaramuzzi, S.; Belletti, G.; Biagioni, P.
Publisher
SpringerOpen, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Agricultural and Food Economics, 2020, 8, 5, pp (21 January 2020)
Abstract

Identifying and studying facilities and determining the levels of rural sustainability are the first step in the process of rural planning and development. Today, given the importance of sustainability in development, determining the levels of rural sustainability is unnecessary. In this regard,...

Author(s)
Dehkordi, M. K.; Dehtooti, M. B.
Publisher
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Journal of Rural Research, 2020, 11, 1, pp en66-en67, fa69-fa85, en86-en88
Abstract

The rural world and, especially, Castilla y León, is immersed in a process of population abandonment and aging that is becoming unsustainable in some territories due to the lack of job opportunities and the disappearance of basic services. The implementation of tourism initiatives, mainly related...

Author(s)
Fernández Portela, J.; Vidal Domínguez, M. J.
Publisher
Asociación de Geógrafos Españoles, Madrid, Spain
Citation
Boletín de la Asociación de Geógrafos Españoles, 2020, 84,
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The threat of depopulation in the rural areas making up what has become to be known as "empty Spain" is currently an extremely urgent national issue. Women are a fundamental pillar of rural sustainability, but the lack of decent living conditions has led to their mass exodus to the country's...

Author(s)
Cobano-Delgado, V.; Llorent-Bedmar, V.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2020, 17, 6,
Abstract

This article argues that rural areas should use their rurality as a strength and not a point of weakness on the premise that their peripherality gives them a uniqueness undergirded by their rich histories and heritage, which are pull factors for tourists eager to experience nature and life only...

Author(s)
Mnguni, E. M.; Mtapuri, O.; Giampiccoli, A.
Publisher
Publishing India Group, New Delhi, India
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Systems, 2020, 13, 2, pp 96-105

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