Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Appreciation and Development of Tourism Resources

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_78

This book was edited by Chuankang Chen and Zhenli Liu and was published by Tongji University Press in 1990. It has a total of 16 chapters and 250,000 words, and it provides an overview of tourism resources. It categorises, introduces and analyses tourism resources, including landforms, water landscapes, flora and fauna, climate and meteorological landscapes, cities, palaces and ritual architecture, garden landscapes, the Great Wall, religious architecture and art, mausoleums, folk customs, literature and art, and tourism aesthetics, and it is divided into categories for appreciation and introduction. It also elaborates on the aesthetic analysis of tourism resources, criteria for tourism aesthetic judgement, and strategies and plans for regional tourism development.

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