Special Column:Celebration of the 70th Anniversary of IGSNRR, CAS

Trends of overseas studies of tourism resources evaluation

  • Department of Urban and Resources Sciences,Nanjing University,Nanjing210093,China

Received date: 2001-09-13

  Revised date: 2001-12-11

  Online published: 2002-04-25


Papers on studies of tourism resources evaluation published abroad from the late1960s to the late1990s are reviewed,especifically those related to issues of evaluation research into the visual qualities of tourism resources,evaluation research into the social cultural and heritage values of tourism resources,and evaluation research into the monetary value of tourism re-sources.The paper aims at promoting theoretical research and practical application of tourism resources evaluation in China.

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LIANG Xiu-cun, DING Deng-shan . Trends of overseas studies of tourism resources evaluation[J]. JOURNAL OF NATURAL RESOURCES, 2002 , 17(2) : 253 -260 . DOI: 10.11849/zrzyxb.2002.02.020