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It is necessary to think of a new development model that emphasizes the economic issues and also the social aspects and integration of human and nature. The community-based tourism is configured, beyond an alternative of employment and income, a promoter of sustainable development. Most of the ...

Author(s)
Silva, D. R. da; Corbari, S. D.; Sampaio, C. A. C.; Grimm, I. J.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2014, 23, 4, pp 786-804
Abstract

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...

Author(s)
Sottili, D.; Bahl, M.
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento , 2014, No.21/22 Vol. 3, pp 117-126
Abstract

The paper explores how the favela turned from a social problem into a touristic attraction by analysing the favela on three spatial levels. The first level deals with its consolidation as a social and geographical space and its manifestation as an international sociological category. On a second...

Author(s)
Frisch, T.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2012, 14, 2, pp 320-338
Abstract

The article discusses the case of architectural copies to develop a reappraisal of Karsten Harries' [1997. The Ethical Function of Architecture. Cambridge: MIT Press] theory of architecture as a representational art. Focusing on examples from contemporary China and nineteenth-century European...

Author(s)
Loureiro, F.; Bartholo, R.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism and Cultural Change, 2019, 17, 1, pp 42-54
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to investigate if there was an association between the tourist circuits being evaluated - in many respects, such as accommodation, public cleaning, public transportation, gastronomy, among others - and the quality of information available to the tourists. The...

Author(s)
Tavares, J. M.; Neves, O. F.; Madhuri Sawant
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Policy, 2018, 8, 2, pp 129-146
Abstract

Tourism is recognized as an activity with great potential for Brazil, not only because of its diverse tourist attractions but also because of the generation of economic dynamics and its capacity to absorb labour. This article investigates the influence of specialization, urbanization and...

Author(s)
Ribeiro, L. C. de S.; Lopes, T. H. C. R.; Montenegro, R. L. G.; Andrade, J. R. de L.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2018, 24, 4, pp 418-433
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The article examines the public actions to preserve the cultural heritage of the district of Praia Grande, located in Sao Luis, Maranhao, in the period 1970 to 1997, proposing a reflection on the challenges to urban sustainability through the process of recovery urban space by the segment of ...

Author(s)
Carvalho, K. D.; Simões, M. de L. N.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2011, 20, 1, pp 243-258
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This paper evaluates the changes observed in Brazilian cities arising from tourist activities, especially those that have been checking in some areas of the Metropolitan Region of São Paulo, from new infrastructure geared to the upcoming international events. Seeking to assess tourism...

Author(s)
Cabianca, M. A. de A.; Camargo, A. L. P. de B.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
Turismo y Desarrollo: Revista de Investigación en Turisme y Desarrollo Local, 2014, 7, 16, pp unpaginated
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Tourism Public Policies are authentic instruments of territorial intervention. In addition, they represent values and ideas related to a purpose and, above all, they are associated to a spatial mode of thought. In Pará State (Brazil), the tourism policies disseminate images, scenarios and goals...

Author(s)
Serra, H. H.
Publisher
Departamento Turismo, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil
Citation
Turismo e Sociedade, 2017, 10, 2, pp unpaginated
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This research aims to identify an opportunity of expansion and consolidation in the tourism sector in Cascavel/PR, focusing on business and events segment, as the city holds several events of national and international repercussion and, every year, have increased its audience, moving this way a...

Author(s)
Schulze, C. A.
Publisher
Departamento Turismo, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil
Citation
Turismo e Sociedade, 2013, 6, 2, pp 345-363

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