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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
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The aim of this paper is to present a Theoretical-Methodological Proposal that will allow analyzing and managing the harmonic tourism as an alternative for the sustainable local development. As a theoretical basis for this proposal, the Complex Systems Theory from Rolando Garcia (2006), the...

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Palmas Castrejón, Y. D.; Serrano-Barquín, R. del C.; Gutiérrez Cedillo, J. G.; Cruz Jiménez, G.; Favila Cisneros, H.
Publisher
Universidade de Alicante, Alicante, Spain
Citation
Investigaciones Turísticas, 2014, No.7, pp 23-46
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This paper characterizes the physical-geographical and socio-economic features of Bahias de Papanoa (Mexico) and analyses the potential of tourism as trigger of local sustainable development in this area.

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Ruíz Benítez, J. A.; Niño Gutiérrez, N. S.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Agrícolas, 2015, 6, Especial 12, pp 427-433
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This article examines the relationship between territory, tourism and sustainable development in the "Quebrada de Humahuaca" (Jujuy, Argentina) mainly from its Declaration as World Heritage Site by the UNESCO in 2003 under the category of cultural landscape. It deals with the changes (material and...

Author(s)
Salleras, L.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2011, 20, 5, pp 1123-1143
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Initiatives related to Pro Poor Tourism movement have been developed during more than a decade in different regions of the world. Millions of poor people live in places which are potentially destinations and tourism is considered a relevant factor to increase the economy of the development...

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Jiménez López, O.; Cavazos Arroyo, J.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2012, 10, 5, pp 451-465
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The process appears for the development of a tourist product, with two forms of management that in Colombia don't develop together; solidary and community tourism, being these similar since they generate an economic development of the populations with high indexes nbi (basic unsatisfied needs) and...

Author(s)
Jiménez Robles, J. A.
Publisher
Universidad Externado de Colombia, Bogota, Colombia
Citation
Turismo y Sociedad, 2017, 20, pp 249-263
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The book Libro Blanco del Titulo de Grado en Turismo is a guide which includes aspects considered fundamental for the design of the Degree in Tourism in Spain. In such document, it is considered important to discuss about economic development of tourism, relating it to the sustainability of the...

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Rodrigues Soares, J. R.
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Instituto de Estudios Turísticos, Centro de Documentación Turística de España, Madrid, Spain
Citation
Estudios Turísticos, 2017, No.211/212, pp 87-97
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An analysis at the methodological level of the Degree in Tourism of the University of Holguín in Cuba, on a specific topic in the field of Tourism and Travel from 2003 to the present. The methodology applied was qualitative research through analysis and synthesis, the application of qualitative...

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Ochoa Ávila, M. B.; Navarro-Jurado, E.; Feria Velázquez, F.; Medina Labrada, J.
Publisher
Instituto de Estudios Turísticos, Centro de Documentación Turística de España, Madrid, Spain
Citation
Estudios Turísticos, 2018, No.215, pp 121-133
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This investigation focuses on the apparently inexplicable sharp decline in popularity and tourist numbers (-42.19%) experienced by the tourist destination of Tequisquiapan, Qro in 2006, after various several years of steady growth. Various hypotheses have been forwarded by the stakeholders in the...

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Padilla Villaseñor, J. L.; Morgan Beltrán, J.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 3, pp 795-832
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This special section on physical activities in the natural environment aims to provide a critical analysis of these practices in the light of sustainability concerns. The first paper reviews the 1995 Adventure Physical Activities in Nature (APAN) taxonomy and suggests an update and an...

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Inglés Yuba, E.; Funollet Queixallós, F.; Olivera Betrán, J.
Publisher
Institut Nacional d'Educacio, Barcelona, Spain
Citation
Apunts. Educació Fisica i Esports, 2016, No.124, pp 49-121

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