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Models that describe the evolution of the tourist destinations and the interpretation of coastal tourism as a global, central-peripheral process have played down the importance of the diversity of the local situations and the role of the agents as a key part of the evolution of the tourist ...

Author(s)
Soares, J. C.; Baidal, J. A. I.; Gândara, J. M.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2016, 25, 2, pp 164-185
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This article aims at analyzing public space such as the squares of the historical city of Mariana (Minas Gerais-Brazil) as places for experiences in tourism. The research is conceptually based on discussions of public space, types and functions of squares, tourist experiences and the urban layout...

Author(s)
Moraes, L. A. de; Silva, S. R. X. da; Gândara, J. M.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 4, pp 971-988
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Itabuna has been one of the most important cities in the interior of Bahia. For decades the production of cocoa gave it a prominent position in the state economy. At the end of 1980s, pests such as "witch's broom" ended the cocoa monoculture in the region and alternatives must were sought. The...

Author(s)
Gândara, J. M.; Mendes, J.; Moital, M.; Ribeiro, F. N. S.; Souza, I. de J.; Goulart, L. A.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2012, 21, 1, pp 225-248
Abstract

This article presents the results of a case study on tourism in Paranaguá, in the Paraná Coast. Indicators of tourism were systematized and analyzed, with an emphasis on tourist attractions and lodging facilities. The approach enabled the exploration of multiple data sources and systematization of ...

Author(s)
Abrahão, C. M. de S.; Chemin, M.; Gândara, J. M.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Ilheus-Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Cultur: Revista de Cultura e Turismo, 2012, 6, 4, pp 148-169
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Cover for Destination evaluation through the prioritization of competitiveness pillars: the case of Brazil.

This chapter analyses the tourism competitiveness of Curitiba, Parana, through the determination of the level of efficiency and the prioritization of competitiveness determinants. The determinants used in this analysis were based on the tourism competitiveness pillars defined by the Ministry of...

Author(s)
Gândara, J. M.; Chim-Miki, A. F.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter
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The Evolutionary Economic Geography has been a very promising theme in the development of new theories and can be considered as an important explanatory tool in the interpretation of the dynamics and evolution of tourist destinations. The main focus of Evolutionary Economic Geography is to analyse...

Author(s)
Ruiz, T. C. D.; Gândara, J. M.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2017, 26, 2, pp 394-418
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The urban-tourist space as a city, with its inherent dynamism and its multiple senses and meanings, becomes a rich object of study, because different nuances allows the researcher to glimpse new 'looks' and prospects. The city, in its essence, is a web composed of livingness and experiences of...

Author(s)
Manosso, F. C.; Gândara, J. M.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2016, 25, 3, pp 279-303
Abstract

In contemporary times, health is becoming a relevant issue, from the perspective of understanding it from the motto of quality of life and not merely the absence of disease. Consequently, there are businesses that offer treatments for the welfare of the human being, being analyzed in the case of...

Author(s)
Manosso, F. C.; Souza e Silva, D. de; Bizinelli, C.; Gândara, J. M.
Publisher
Instituto Superior de Ciencias Educativas (ISCE), Odivelas, Portugal
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality International Journal, 2016, 6, 2, pp 107-125
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This study intends to construct an evaluation model for the planning, management and control of urban smart tourism destinations, highlighting the importance of establishing indicators that are useful for decision making by both public and private managers. The first phase of this study will focus...

Author(s)
Miskalo-Cruz, M.; Gândara, J. M.; Silveira, C. E.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Ilheús-Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Cultur: Revista de Cultura e Turismo, 2016, 10, 2, pp 97-102
Abstract

This study investigated the co-creation of value in tourism by the collaborative network organisations (CNOs). The objective was to verify the degree of co-creation of value in the plans generated by participatory planning process in Foz de Iguaçu city, and to confirm that this process forms a...

Author(s)
Chim-Miki, A. F.; Gândara, J. M.; Batista-Canino, R. M.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Policy, 2017, 7, 1, pp 42-57

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