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The politics of local development and rural tourism: the cases of district of Santiago and Sar/Galicia - Spain and the Pontal do Paranapanema region/São Paulo - Brazil

Grant number: 16/02037-7
Support type:Scholarships abroad - Research Internship - Doctorate
Effective date (Start): May 02, 2016
Effective date (End): February 01, 2017
Field of knowledge:Humanities - Geography - Human Geography
Principal researcher:Rosângela Custodio Cortez Thomaz
Grantee:Clediane Nascimento Santos
Supervisor abroad: Xosé Manuel Santos Solla
Home Institution: Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (FCT). Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP). Campus de Presidente Prudente. Presidente Prudente , SP, Brazil
Research place: Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago (USC), Spain  
Associated to the scholarship:13/24945-4 - The (re)production of space by the activity of tourism: a geographical approach of the cultural landscape at the Pontal Paranapanema, BP.DR


This research aims to draw a comparative analysis of public politics for rural tourism in District of Santiago and Sar/Galicia - Spain and the Pontal do Paranapanema region/Sao Paulo - Brazil to verify its contribution to the valuation of cultural heritage. From previous knowledge about the Brazilian reality, and based on researches and data on this theme in Europe, specifically in Spain, it is believed that the Spanish reality, will contribute to rethink and realign the ongoing doctoral research. For these studies of cases with qualitative research aspect, will be substantial to do a discussion about public policies, territory, local development, tourism and cultural heritage in order to understand those relationship. Regarding the methodological procedure, it will be carried out bibliographic and documental research, mainly to analyze public policies of existing rural tourism in both cases and in addition, questionnaire and interview. It is assumed that, through a consistent public politic to local reality is possible to enhance the cultural heritage. (AU)

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