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This article presents the results of a survey accomplished with responsible for tourist activity in wineries in Latin America. The theme of the research is the role of the federal and municipal governments actions to the promotion of wine tourism. The research was conducted in areas of culture,...

Author(s)
Pinto, C.
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento, 2017, No.27/28 Vol. 1, pp 1577-1586
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This special issue brings together seven papers that investigate the concepts of trust, power and social capital in the context of good governance and sustainable tourism. The papers investigate, among others, the relationship between social capital, tourism development, and community well-being;...

Author(s)
Nunkoo, R.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2017, 6, 4, pp 277-352
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Characteristics are outlined of rural tourism in South America (Paraguay, Uruguay, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Columbia, Bolivia, Peru and Ecuador), Central America (Costa Rica and Nicaragua) and North America (Mexico). The concept of rural tourism, history of tourism development, and development of...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
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Rural tourism in the Americas and its contribution to job creation and heritage conservation, Asuncion, Paraguay, 12-13 May 2003, 2003, pp 117-204
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An overview is presented of recent outbound travel from Central and South America in relation to significant determining factors such as population profile, unemployment rates, and exchange rates. The role of tourism in creating direct and indirect employment in the region is also considered. A...

Author(s)
Loverseed, H.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2005, No.14, pp 1-45
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Tourism can be considered an economic sector highly sensitive to climate change and has contributed to the emission of greenhouse gases (GHG), one of the causes of global warming. To mitigate its negative impacts, the conception of the development of tourism from the point of view of sustainability ...

Author(s)
Grimm, I. J.; Alcântara, L. C. S.; Sampaio, C. A. C.
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2018, 12, 3, pp 1-22
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While the popularity of destination image research has increased exponentially in the literature, there has been relatively little published about perceptions held by international consumers of destinations in South America. The purpose of this paper is to report the findings of a research project...

Author(s)
Pike, S.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2016, 5, 2, pp 164-170
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This article presents the state of the art of practices involving Tourism and Archeology, in various parts of the world and in Brazil. It aimed to present successful and not so successful cases of pioneering actions in countries with high archaeological potential such as Portugal, Romania, Turkey,...

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Guimarães, G. M.; Anjos, F. A.; Farias, D. S. E. de; Arnold Junior, M.
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2018, 12, 3, pp 47-80
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This article discusses a change in the positioning strategies by countries as tourism destinations from cognitive components to affective ones. The tourism literature recognizes destination personality as an affective evaluation. While previous literature has established that place personality...

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Rojas-Méndez, J. I.; Hine, M. J.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2017, 23, 3, pp 233-247
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The tourism sector, a vital driver of job-creation and growth, is under pressure. Facing an increasingly competitive landscape, tourism in many OECD countries has started to lag, in both growth rate and productivity. This book defines the major trends and challenges facing tourism in the next...

Publisher
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Paris, France
Citation
OECD tourism trends and policies 2010, 2010, pp 344 pp.
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The 12 papers in this issue reflect on the relationship between public action and tourism from the perspectives of (i) interplay of ideas and (ii) interaction between actors, and from an (iii) institutional perspective. The papers focus on tourism policies and/or programmes designed and implemented ...

Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2016, 14, 3, Special Issue, pp 573-767

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