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1. The role of rural tourism in strengthening the sustainability of rural areas: the case of Zlakusa village.

The strategic planning of rural development is focused on both economic growth and sustainable development. Sustainable rural development is essential for conserving and improving resources, while economic growth contributes to a better standard of living. The aim of the research is to determine,...

Author(s) : Ćurčić, N.; Svitlica, A. M.; Brankov, J.; Bjeljac, Ž.; Pavlović, S.; Jandžiković, B.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Sustainability 2021 Vol.13 No.12 ref.77

2. Knowledge map of rural ecological civilization research based on CiteSpace V visualization analysis.

The construction of rural ecological civilization is one of the important contents of rural revitalization. CiteSpace V visualization and quantitative methods were used to analyze the development of rural ecological civilization in China in the past 20 years, and the hot research direction and...

Author(s) : Feng Liang; Wang ShuBin; Tang HaiYing; Yu Xia; Li ShuJuan; Yuan JiaXin; Huang GuoQin

Publisher : Journal of Ecology and Rural Environment, Nanjing, China

Journal article : Journal of Ecology and Rural Environment 2021 Vol.37 No.2 pp.137-144

3. The impact of collaboration on research about rural buildings and landscape: a case study in Italy.

The importance of collaboration among peers in science is widely investigated: an essential issue is the relevance of credits shared among scholars for the good faith and cooperation in research projects. Despite its significance, so far in Italy the usefulness of collaboration in research...

Author(s) : Ledda, A.; Pindozzi, S.; Marcheggiani, E.; Cervelli, E.; Montis, A. de; Galli, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Land Use Policy 2020 Vol.97

4. Analysis role of rural management in resilience of villagers against drought (case study: rural settlements in the township of Miyandoab).

The basis of research based on pragmatism is a mixed research method. The purpose of this study was to investigate the role of rural management in resilience of villagers against drought. The research is applied in terms of purpose, descriptive-analytical method and nature and in order to collect...

Author(s) : Velaei, M.; Abdolahi, A.; Eskandarzade, A.; Hoseinzade, A.; Zarbi, H.

Publisher : Islamic Azad University, Rasht, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Studies of Human Settlements Planning 2020 Vol.15 No.3 pp.857-872 ref.45

5. Strategic planning of rural development based on foresight methodologies.

The purpose of the study is to establish scientific rational for the use of the foresight methodology in the strategic planning of rural development. The scientific novelty of the study is determined by the development of an algorithm for strategic planning of rural development based on the...

Author(s) : Gusmanov, R.; Askarov, A.; Lukyanova, M.; Kovshov, V.; Stovba, E.

Publisher : Hindawi, London, UK

Journal article : Scientifica 2020 Vol.2020 No.5195104 ref.34

6. An evaluation of paddy field consolidation project with a sustainable livelihood approach to rural households (case study: Choobar Rural District, Shaft County).

Purpose - Among the most important challenges in the agricultural sector are lack of optimal use of production factors, multiplicity of parcels and dispersion of agricultural lands. Land consolidation is one of the effective solutions which can change the size of fields and organize them to...

Author(s) : Moghaddam, A. M. B.; Mahmoodi, S.; Hajinejad, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Research and Rural Planning 2021 Vol.10 No.1 pp.1-24 ref.31

7. Analysis of the role of rural tourism in the development of rural settlements (Case Study: Takab City, West Azerbaijan Province).

Rural tourism has been proposed as a strategy for the development of rural areas due to its diverse functions and high ability to communicate with other economic sectors. The purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of rural tourism in the development of rural areas of Takab city. ...

Author(s) : Oliaei, M. S.

Publisher : Islamic Azad University, Rasht, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Studies of Human Settlements Planning 2020 Vol.15 No.4 pp.fa1345-fa1358 ref.many

8. A space-time analysis of rural older people's outdoor mobility and its impact on self-rated health: evidence from a Taiwanese rural village.

With the aggravation of rural aging, the well-being and self-rated health level of older people in rural communities are significantly lower than those in urban communities. Past studies hold that mobility is essential to the quality of life of the elderly, and well-being depends on their own...

Author(s) : Chao Stessa [Chao, S. T.]; Jiang XiaoQin; Sun Yi; Yu JhengZe

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021 Vol.18 No.11 ref.91

9. Research on the indicator system design for rural digital economy from the perspective of digital village construction.

As global digital economy growing fast, the digital transformation of agriculture and rural areas is deepened in various countries. China's digital rural strategy reflects the frontier of the new era and current development practices. It is of great significance to understand and to evaluate rural...

Author(s) : Cui Kai; Feng Xian

Publisher : Changsha Institute of Agricultural Modernization, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changsha, China

Journal article : Research of Agricultural Modernization 2020 Vol.41 No.6 pp.899-909 ref.23

10. Scheduling urbanization in rural municipalities: local practices in land-use planning on the fringes of the Paris region.

In French metropolitan areas, urban sprawl is tending to increase outside of the conurbation and its close periurban ring, and to expand to peripheral rural municipalities. In the Paris region, even though the major part of land converted for urbanization is concentrated in periurban areas, this...

Author(s) : Bivic, C. le; Melot, R.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Land Use Policy 2020 Vol.99

11. Coordination of village plans and municipal rural and health policies - can low-hanging fruit be picked?

This paper analyses how, and the extent to which, village plans and municipal rural and health policies have been coordinated in three Danish rural case locations. We applied a qualitative design through a document analysis of plans and policies as well as interviews in villages - with municipal...

Author(s) : Thuesen, A. A.; Andersen, P. T.

Publisher : Wiley, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Sociologia Ruralis 2021 Vol.61 No.1 pp.190-211

12. Strategies of landscape planning in peri-urban rural tourism: a comparison between two villages in China.

Landscapes have multiple functions relating to natural preservation and cultural inheritance, which are fundamental factors for tourist development. Particularly in villages, rural tourism is primarily based on the rural landscape. However, peri-urban villages face complex conflicts of urbanization ...

Author(s) : Li Wei; Zhou Yang; Zhang ZhanWei

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Land 2021 Vol.10 No.3 ref.46

13. Rural tourism development in Guilan: a grounded theory study (case study: Rahmatabad and Blukat District in Rudbar County).

Purpose - Rural tourism, in the perspective of developed economies, is considered as a context-based experience that has a broad range of attractions. Also, it can increase the opportunities to provide services to local communities. Thus, their maintenance has become an integral part of the rural...

Author(s) : Shahbakhsh, O. J.; Moradi, H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Research and Rural Planning 2021 Vol.10 No.1 pp.81-99 ref.38

14. Stakeholders' participation in sustainable tourism planning for a rural region: Extremadura case study (Spain).

The objective of this research is to obtain and analyze discursive information on the problems and solutions of the tourism sector in an eminently rural region, such as Extremadura, based on the opinions of stakeholders, in order to incorporate them into the evaluation and tourism planning of the...

Author(s) : Sánchez, M. S. O.; Castro-Serrano, J.; Robina-Ramírez, R.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Land 2021 Vol.10 No.6 ref.66

15. Do age-friendly rural communities affect quality of life? A comparison of perceptions from middle-aged and older adults in China.

The aging population in rural areas of China faces serious challenges due to urban-rural disparities. In order to improve the active aging of rural older adults, the establishment of age-friendly communities is encouraged. However, globally, the focus is on age-friendly communities in urban areas,...

Author(s) : Yu JingYu; Ma GuiXia; Wang ShuXia

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021 Vol.18 No.14 ref.54

16. Study on the rural ecotourism resource evaluation system.

Rural ecotourism has become an important development trend, and it is also an important engine to promote rural revitalization. The focus of rural ecotourism development is to select characteristic tourism resource points. These days in China Tourism Resource Classification, Survey and Evaluation...

Author(s) : Xiang Chen; Xiao Qin Jiang; Yin Lu

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Environmental Technology & Innovation 2020 Vol.20

17. Analysis of the key factors affecting the formation of spatial planning patterns in rural areas based on the foresight approach: a case study of Lorestan.

Rural development programs based on different patterns in Lorestan province did not have the expected effect on the economic prosperity and improvement of villagers' life. Socially, they had no success to establish the participation of villagers and their empowerment either. In order to eliminate...

Author(s) : Shahabad, O. O.; Badri, S. A.; Rezvani, M. R.; Zali, N.

Publisher : University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Rural Research 2019 Vol.10 No.1 pp.En94, Pe95-Pe110, En111-En112 ref.40

18. Measuring the potential impact of rural plans on quality of life in suburban areas (case study: Ardabil city).

Implementation of the Rural Development Plan aimed at providing a platform for rural revitalization and social, economic, physical and environmental aspects and equity and appropriate facilities, would provide relative prosperity and quality of life for villagers. The purpose of this study is to...

Author(s) : Darvishi, Y.

Publisher : University of Torbat Heydarieh, Torbat Heydarieh, Iran

Journal article : Rural Development Strategies 2020 Vol.6 No.4 pp.fa409-fa425, en4

19. An overview on success of the leader approach in European countries.

Purpose: This study aimed at identifying the successful aspects of the LEADER Approach in European countries. Design/methodology/approach: The methodology in this study is a systematic overview. The statistical population of the present research consisted of 30 scientific articles on the LEADER...

Author(s) : Jalalian, H.; Naimabadi, N.; Brunori, G.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Research and Rural Planning 2021 Vol.10 No.1 pp.63-79 ref.52

20. Correlation between elderly migrants' needs and environmental adaptability: a discussion based on human urbanization features.

Building concentrated resettlement community in small towns is mostly used to deal with resettlement construction for rural migrants in economically developed regions in China, which leads to migrants' living environment changing from rural settlements where production and living are intertwined to ...

Author(s) : Hua Yi; Qiu Zhi; Luo WenJing; Wang Yue; Wang Zhu

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021 Vol.18 No.10 ref.42

21. The localization of sustainable landscape indicators in Iranian rural ecosystem based on the mental-evaluative images of stakeholders.

Each part of the landscape has a distinctive character, which offers a unique sense of place. Moreover, there are specific cultural backgrounds, which have influenced the settlement patterns of regions and countries. The rural landscape patterns are particular contexts since they have cultural...

Author(s) : Kowkabi, L.; Akrami, G.

Publisher : University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Rural Research 2021 Vol.11 No.4 pp.en728-en730, fa731 -fa743, en744 -en745 ref.many

22. Rural E-marketing in Iran; Modeling villagers' intention and clustering rural regions.

The rural population of Iran has a serious need for ICT application to launch e-marketing in order to increase employment. The important point is that most villagers are small holders, and an e-marketing model should be proposed which is adopted and can be operationalized. Therefore, the purpose of ...

Author(s) : Alavion, S. J.; Taghdisi, A.

Publisher : Elsevier, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Information Processing in Agriculture 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.105-133 ref.115

23. Second homes, amenity-led change and consumption-driven rural restructuring: the case of Xingfu village, China.

This paper explores the linkages established by second home developers and owners with local residents in host communities, and further discusses how these extra-local linkages stimulate amenity-led change and rural restructuring. Research, comprising a mix of semi-structured interviews and site...

Author(s) : Wu MeiLing; Gallent, N.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Rural Studies 2021 Vol.82 pp.391-403

24. Investigating the role of rural tourism in economic development of tourist target villages (case study: Modares villages, Shushtar county).

The tourism industry plays an important role in the economies of countries. Meanwhile, rural areas are facing problems such as rural migration, low income levels, growing poverty, and so on. Rural tourism and tourism economy is becoming one of the main pillars of economic development and in this...

Author(s) : Bosak, S.; Dinparast, S.

Publisher : Aeizh Azmi, Kermanshah, Iran

Journal article : Geography and Human Relationships 2020 Vol.3 No.1 pp.269-286 ref.7

25. Accessibility of rural life space on the Jianghan Plain, China: the role of livelihood.

This article aims to contribute to the relationship between accessibility of rural life space and rural livelihood capital and transitions in rural central China. Employing data produced from a household survey, we developed a composite index for accessibility of rural life space incorporating...

Author(s) : Zhuo RongRong; Rosenberg, M.; Yu Bin; Guo XinWei; Wang MingJie

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021 Vol.18 No.3 ref.94