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Justification of the topic: Debates about the causes and impacts of the process of touristification of slums have been carried out over the last years across various fields of study and countries. Purpose: This article presents the results of a research conducted in Santa Marta favela (slum), in...

Author(s)
Mano, A. D.; Mayer, V. F.; Fratucci, A. C.
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2017, 11, 3, pp 413-435
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Tourism is a socio-economic activity that contributes to the local, regional and national development, an economic driving force that has led to the expansion of new tourist destinations. A tourist destination is a physical space where they are offered tourism products such as support services,...

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Flores, L. C. da S.; Flores, R. O. de M. da S.; Mendes, J. da C.; Matos, N. M. da S. de
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
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TURyDES: Revista Turismo y Desarrollo Local, 2016, 9, 21, pp unpaginated
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This study points to the reality of community tourism in one of the main favelas of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Vidigal. Favela has been the target of many tourists, becoming a permanent place of residence for a large number of visitors. The methodology of the study was based on field research, with...

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Godinho, L. da S.; Lança, V. S.
Publisher
Departamento Turismo, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil
Citation
Turismo e Sociedade, 2018, 11, 1, pp 44-68
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Geotourism is presented as a promising segment of tourism, ecotourism related with specific and essential to the conservation of geodiversity, in line with many precepts required for local economic development community features. The aim of this study is to analyze the geotourism and its...

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Moura-Fé, M. M.
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Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Uberlândia, Brazil
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Sociedade & Natureza, 2015, 27, 1, pp 53-66
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This article analyzes the relations developed between the tourists and the residents of the Capão Valley (located in Chapada Diamantina - Bahia - Brazil). A place that has many natural attractions and has recently developed tourism, being known for the development of ecotourism, nature tourism,...

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Morais, I. A. de L.; Acioly, M. M.
Publisher
Departamento Turismo, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil
Citation
Turismo e Sociedade, 2018, 11, 1, pp 1-21
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This study aims to discuss the actions that support the practice and the existence of Cultural Tourism in Porto Nacional, a city in the state of Tocantins, Brazil. It discusses the development practice of urban cultural tourism in order to facilitate the promotion of tourist activities in the city. ...

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Nascimento, N. N. do; Guilherme, O. D. da S.
Publisher
Departamento Turismo, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil
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Turismo e Sociedade, 2016, 9, 3, pp unpaginated
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This article aims to identify the perception of the population of Campo Grande (Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil) about its social and cultural characteristics. At the same time, it aims to identify how tourist activities could be incorporated in the promotion of the city. A qualitative study was...

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Sottili, D.; Bahl, M.
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento , 2014, No.21/22 Vol. 3, pp 117-126
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In this article discusses about the public policy generation in tourism to development of territory Coastal Tourist Polo of the Delta (PI-Brasil), which, in the perspective of this research, should be based on the Gross National Happiness index (FIB), besides other less comprehensive and more...

Author(s)
Borges, V.
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento, 2017, No.27/28 Vol. 1, pp 1611-1626
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Due to its advancement as an economic sector, tourism has been promoted as a solution to some existing problems in developing countries, and as an opportunity to stimulate business generation and promote economic activity. Despite this, there are still few studies that put light on residents of the ...

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Buosi, M. C. de A.; Lima, S. H. de O.; Silva, Á. L. L. da
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Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2017, 26, 1, pp 128-149
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This study focused on the perception of the residents of Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil, about converting their home place into a tourist destination. The reference point was the Historical Center of Ouro Preto, which has 12 districts besides the city, and it was the place of several events that...

Author(s)
Machado, S. F.; Alves, K. dos S.
Publisher
Departamento Turismo, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil
Citation
Turismo e Sociedade, 2013, 6, 3, pp 552-573

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