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The Community-based tourism (TBC) presents a tourism development proposal on a local scale and centered on the endogenous resources of the communities. The literature emphasizes its potential to promote environmental conservation, cultural identity and to enhance benefits to host communities. This...

Author(s)
Fabrino, N. H.; Nascimento, E. P. do; Costa, H. A.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Caderno Virtual de Turismo, 2016, 16, 3, pp 172-190
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The objective of this study is to identify and analyze the social representations of community residents Nossa Senhora do Perpetuo, Sao Thome and Paricatuba Village facing the tourism activities. The communities are located in Iranduba, the interior of Amazonas, on the outskirts of Protected Areas...

Author(s)
Simonetti, S. R.; Nascimento, E. P. do; Chaves, M. do P. S. R.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Caderno Virtual de Turismo, 2016, 16, 2, pp 183-199
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This article examines the conflictive component of social relations involving micro and small tourism enterprises. The paper aims to analyze the conflicts that involve these tourism businesses in terms of the social actors involved, reasons for their occurrence, consequences and results for the...

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Costa, H. A.; Nascimento, E. P. do
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2011, 20, 5, pp 977-996
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Looking for Inclusiveness. Which are the main factors that contribute to the insertion of local inhabitants on the tourism productive chain of emerging touristic destinations? Social-economic integration is an essential aspect of sustainability, an objective of tourism policies and one of the main...

Author(s)
Tasso, J. P. F.; Nascimento, E. P. do; Costa, H. A.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2012, 21, 5, pp 1075-1093
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This paper aims to analyse the main reasons for the occurrence of cooperation between SME in tourism as well as the criteria for partner selection, based on distinct theoretical approaches. Companies established in the main tourist destinations of a route located on the north coast of Brazilian...

Author(s)
Costa, H. A.; Nascimento, E. P. do; Hoffmann, V. E.; Silva, D. L. B. da
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2017, 26, 4, pp 781-803
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The Amazon has one of the largest preserved biodiversity on the planet. It has a valuable gene bank for scientific and economic exploration, however, which is threatened by environmental degradation. Due to its rich social diversity with a large number of indigenous ethnicities, which is marked by...

Author(s)
Ribeiro, E. M.; Machado, A. L. S.; Oliveira, E. C. de; Nascimento, E. P. do
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ecotourismo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ecoturismo, 2012, 5, 1, pp 11-26
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This paper presents a comparative analysis of the socioeconomic insertion factors of the populations in Barreirinhas and Presidente Figueiredo in the tourism production chain. The following factors were considered: gender, age, nationality, place of residence, level of education, family income,...

Author(s)
Aguiar, L. P. P. de; Tasso, J. P. F.; Nascimento, E. P. do
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2013, 22, 5, pp 953-970
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This paper aims to analyze the main cooperation actions and reasons for cooperating among micro and small tourism businesses situated on Costa Norte, coastal zone formed by municipalities of three north eastern Brazilian counties. The research methods were organized in two stages. The first...

Author(s)
Costa, H. A.; Nascimento, E. P. do
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento , 2010, No.13/14, Vol. 1, pp 65-74
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This paper presents a study on how sustainability indicators are used in order to monitor Brazilian local productive systems (APL) in tourism. APL are considered to be strategic policies for increasing sustainable development in local and regional scales through the integration among small firms....

Author(s)
Costa, H. A.; Sawyer, D. R.; Nascimento, E. P. do
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2009, 3, 3, pp 57-79