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One of the first industries developed in frontier regions, tourism opens new land and commodity frontiers through practices of primitive accumulation that can radically disrupt the reproduction of social relations of production. However, very little work explicitly addresses the role of tourism in...

Author(s)
Mostafanezhad, M.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, 2020, 45, 2, pp 434-447
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The membership of Spain and Portugal to the European Union has encouraged cross-border cooperation, promoting the diversification of the tourism in both sides of the Luso-Spanish border. Our analysis takes as a reference Duero/Douro region and the Douro River, this fluvial tourism has revalued...

Author(s)
Ruiz Romero de La Cruz, E.; Cruz Ruiz, E.; Zamarreño Aramendia, G.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2020, 45, pp 381-409, 589-593
Abstract

The article provides an assessment of tourism sector impact on regional innovation growth. The research focuses on the border regions of Western Russia experiencing the highest pressure on innovation security under the current situation of losing the established cross-border collaboration ties. The ...

Author(s)
Gorochnaya, V. V.; Mikhaylov, A. S.; Mikhaylova, A. A.; Plotnikova, A. P.
Publisher
Universitatea din Oradea Romania, Oradea, Romania
Citation
GeoJournal of Tourism and Geosites, 2020, 28, 1, pp 127-139
Abstract

Are the mega-projects an opportunity or threat for micro and small firms? This question has rarely been examined in the literature. Micro and Small Enterprises (MSEs) have always been at the forefront, playing an important role in the development of rural economies in developing countries like...

Author(s)
Saranjam Baig; Mir Qasim; Li XueMei; Alam, K. M.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2020, 12, 5,
Abstract

Borderlands tourism is attracting a growing international scholarship in particular in Europe and North America. This paper adopts a spatial view in order to pursue an exploratory analysis of the geography of tourism in South Africa's borderlands regions. The specific focus is upon understanding...

Author(s)
Rogerson, C. M.; Rogerson, J. M.
Publisher
Universitatea din Oradea Romania, Oradea, Romania
Citation
GeoJournal of Tourism and Geosites, 2019, 24, 1, pp 175-188
Abstract

This paper examines how a single international border can exact different policies, practices, spatial variations, and tourism spaces at various points along its length. Based on an examination of the westernmost portion of the Canada-US frontier, this constructivist study investigates how the...

Author(s)
Gelbman, A.; Timothy, D. J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 6, pp 682-704
Abstract

This article addresses the complexity and dynamics of maintaining, representing, and differentiating identities in border territories, which are subject to multiple and heterogeneous mobility flows. Although there have been many studies of host-guest relationships in tourism, the field of...

Author(s)
Zhang Min
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Culture & Communication, 2019, 19, 4, pp 243-251
Abstract

Cross-border innovation cooperation (CBIC) has been heralded as one of the corner stones of innovation-driven growth opportunities for firms located in cross-border regions (CBRs). The success of this cooperation is affected by varying types of proximities identified in the literature as...

Author(s)
Makkonen, T.; Williams, A. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Geografisk Tidsskrift-Danish Journal of Geography, 2018, 118, 1, pp 114-121
Abstract

The paper aims to analyze the transborder area between South-West Bulgaria and Northern Greece through the lenses of sustainable rural tourism. The research evaluates the potentials for rural tourism by exploring the competitiveness of the chosen borderland. The applied qualitative analysis uses...

Author(s)
Krasteva, R.; Kiryakova-Dineva, T.
Publisher
European Center of Sustainable Development, Rome, Italy
Citation
European Journal of Sustainable Development, 2018, 7, 2, pp 51-60
Abstract

Transfrontier cross-border nature conservation has become a fashionable target in many parts of the world, including Southern Africa. Transfrontier conservation initiatives are considered to have great capacity for biodiversity conservation and sustainable tourism development by providing...

Author(s)
Chiutsi, S.; Saarinen, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2017, 34, 3, pp 260-275

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