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This research analyses the development process of the municipalities belonging to the tourist circuit of the Trilha dos Inconfidentes. For this, a tourism development index (IDT), composed of five dimensions (income, education, childhood, housing and longevity) and was calculated for the years...

Author(s)
Souza, J. W. M. de; Shiki, S. de F. N.; Pereira, P. A. R.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2015, 24, 3, pp 547-569
Abstract

Since the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in 1992 in Rio de Janeiro, sustainable development became an important issue. Sustainable development often focuses on a single sector or parameter such as tourism, energy supply, water management, different aspects of nature...

Author(s)
Wezel, A.; Weizenegger, S.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Environment, Development and Sustainability, 2016, 18, 3, pp 717-737
Abstract

The aim of this study is to analyze the community tourism and its participatory management as a strategy for achieving sustainability. Based on theoretical assumptions of Sen (2000) to the development and Veiga (2010) for sustainability, it was chosen for case study one of 13 communities from Ceará ...

Author(s)
Lobo, P. N. M.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Caderno Virtual de Turismo, 2017, 17, 2, pp 25-41
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In the 1960s tourism began its advance as an economic sector and went on to be promoted in developing countries as a possible solution to some of their problems. Given this fact, marketing has started to become a key element in the management of tourism and tourist destination, well prepared to...

Author(s)
Buosi, M. C. de A.; Lima, S. H. de O.; Leocádio, Á. L.
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2014, 8, 2, pp 261-285
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This work aims to develop a reflection around the idea of Communitarian, or Community-based Tourism stemming from an analysis of what goes on today in the Vila do Aventureiro - Ilha Grande, in the state of Rio de Janeiro, and how it relates to the process of recategorizing the area for the ...

Author(s)
Ferreira, H. C. H.
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2014, 8, 2, pp 361-379
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This paper seeks to contribute to the discussion on how to enhance food tourism in emerging, tropical countries characterized by a large number of indigenous groups and a high biodiversity. A sacred plant for the Kichwa indigenous communities labelled Ilex guayusa Loes. (Aquifoliceae) is used as a...

Author(s)
Sidali, K. L.; Morocho, P. Y.; Garrido-Pérez, E. I.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2016, 8, 10, pp 967
Abstract

The paper presents a case study of the erosion process at Ponta Negra Beach, important touristic destination located 15 km south of the downtown area of the city of Natal, capital of the State of Rio Grande do Norte, Northeast Region of Brazil. Unplanned urbanization was followed by an attempt in...

Author(s)
Scudelari, A. C.; Neves, C. F.; Amaro, V. E.; Santos, O. F.
Publisher
Coastal Education and Research Foundation, Coconut Creek, USA
Citation
Journal of Coastal Research, 2016, 32, Special Issue 75, pp 815-819
Abstract

The concept of region ends up being used widely without having its proper epistemological treatment and in the Plan for Sustainable Development of Touristic Region (PDSRT) of the Mid-North Sub Region of Brazil this fact is no different. The PDSRT Mid-North or Mid-North Plan was developed in the...

Author(s)
Araújo, L. L. B.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Geografia Ensino & Pesquisa, 2014, 18, 2, pp 25-38
Abstract

To contribute to the debate around the role of the programs of Payment for Environmental Services (PES) for sustainable development, this work has as main objective to identify the potential of PES as an instrument of public policy for sustainable development of rural territories. The paper...

Author(s)
Moraes, J. L. A. de
Publisher
Universidade de Brasília, Brasília, Brazil
Citation
Sustentabilidade em Debate, 2012, 3, 1, pp 43-56
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Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to perform a comparative analysis between Aveiro's Lagoon (Portugal) and Sepetiba Bay (Brazil), in order to understand the similarities and differences between these two coastal zones, in terms of human occupation. Design/methodology/approach - This paper is...

Author(s)
Bastos, M. R.; Dias, J. A.; Dias, A. C.; Pereira, S. D.; Oliveira, N. V. de; Rodrigues, M. A.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
Management of Environmental Quality, 2012, 23, 4, pp 383-399

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