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People's increasing demand for outdoor recreation, particularly those who live in metropolis and industrial cities, has created appropriate opportunity for income generation through agritourism by villagers. However, it may cause problems regarding the change of agricultural land use, should poor...

Author(s)
Varmazyari, H.; Rahimi, A.; Faghehi, D.; Asadi, A.
Publisher
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Journal of Rural Research, 2017, 7, 4, pp Pe644-Pe657
Abstract

Developing rural tourism based on the development of sustainable tourism and turning tourism into an economic engine for the region to develop rural areas is one of the most important issues requiring the adoption of logical and strategic strategies in accordance with regional and local...

Author(s)
Roumiani, A.; Shayan, H.; Qeidari, H. S.; Rezvani, M. R.
Publisher
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Journal of Rural Research, 2020, 11, 1, pp en90-en91, fa93-fa104, en105
Abstract

The branding of every tourism destination is based on its environmental characteristics and unique features, in other words, environmental quality; because optimal environment quality underlie the formation of a positive sense to tourism destinations and eventually develop tourism. Explaining the...

Author(s)
Rezvani, M. R.; Sabokbar, H. A. F.; Astaneh, A. D.; Karimi, S. H.
Publisher
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Journal of Rural Research, 2017, 8, 2, pp Pe318-Pe345
Abstract

This study examined the effect of residents' support for the development of sustainable tourism in Darsajin and Golabar rural districts, located in Abhar and Ijrod counties, respectively. Data were collected from 290 respondents living in the rural districts. Findings indicated that there is a...

Author(s)
Roumiani, A.; Rashid, Kh. A.; Khadem, F.
Publisher
Islamic Azad University, Rasht, Iran
Citation
Journal of Studies of Human Settlements Planning, 2018, 13, 42, pp 217-233
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to identify and weigh the criteria for assessing the Sustainable Development of Ecotourism (SDE) and measure the level of SDE in the tourist poles of Lorestan province. The criteria were extracted by reviewing previous studies and weighted by AHP analysis. The...

Author(s)
Asadpouriuan, Z.; Rahimian, M.; Gholamrezai, S.
Publisher
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Agricultural Economics and Development Research (IJAEDR), 2019, 50, 3, pp Pe483-Pe499
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The study of literature on rural development and planning shows that one of the most well-known rural development strategies is entrepreneurship. Hence, what is at stake here is the importance of the role of rural entrepreneurship and rural business. In this regard, this research aims to analyze...

Author(s)
Farahani, H.; Hoseyni, S. P.; Bayazidi, S.
Publisher
University of Torbat Heydarieh, Torbat Heydarieh, Iran
Citation
Rural Development Strategies, 2019, 5, 3, pp Pe329-Pe346, En3
Abstract

Due to the failure of development programs, it is necessary to revisit the concept of sustainability. Sustainability is the frontispiece of all development actions and programs, such as the rural tourism. Therefore, the main factor in the progression of the development goals is to attain a common...

Author(s)
Rezavani, M. R.; Badri, S. A.; Torabi, Z.; Malekan, A.; Asgary, A.
Publisher
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Journal of Rural Research, 2016, 7, 2, pp Pe286-Pe287, Pe289-Pe298
Abstract

Due to the umbrella-like nature of tourism industry, it has various types and is divided to different parts that agricultural tourism is one of its subsets. One of the most crucial factors of planning and development of tourism is the recognition of effective factors on its development. Mahalat...

Author(s)
Moradi, K.; Anabestani, A. A.
Publisher
Islamic Azad University, Rasht, Iran
Citation
Journal of Studies of Human Settlements Planning, 2020, 14, 4, pp 817-831
Abstract

Delphi technique was used to identify effective factors in creating entrepreneurial opportunities in the rural tourism sector of Iran. Socioeconomic, cultural and educational factors were considered. Structural equation modelling showed that the political factor has the highest influence on rural ...

Author(s)
Karimzadeh, H.; Nikjoo, M.; Sadrmosavi, M. S.; Kohestani, H.
Publisher
University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran
Citation
Geography and Environmental Planning, 2014, 25, 2, pp 269-290
Abstract

Introduction: Many cities in Iran have specialized human resources and appropriate medical facilities, and have the potential to attract tourists. What is essential in realizing these capacities is the recognition of tourists' mental image of the potentials of therapeutic tourism destinations. The...

Author(s)
Fallah-Tafti, H.; Zahmatkesh-Saredorahi, M.
Publisher
Vesnu Publications, Isfahan, Iran
Citation
Health Information Management, 2019, 16, 3, pp 122-128

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