Human Geographies - Journal of Studies and Research in Human Geography
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Title Tourism – an alternative solution for the sustainable development in Petrosani depression
Authors Melinda Cândea, Elena Bogan
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Abstract Petroşani Depression, situated in Romanian Southern Carpathians, is confronted today with varied problems of economic and social nature, due in special to activity’s cessation at some mining objectives from the area, which led to the decline on multiple plans of the region. Having a weak developed infrastructure and a low quality of the environment, inclusively problems of cultural orders, the tourism - through its different forms, becomes a prerequisite alternative for egression from the impasse in which this area is, on economic, social and cultural plans, through its coordinator character and the standards on which shall impose.
Keywords tourism, Petrosani Depression, sustainable development
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Title: Human Geographies - Journal of Studies and Research in Human Geography
ISSN online: 2067–2284
ISSN print: 1843-6587
Imprint:  University of Bucharest
Frequency: Biannual (May&November)
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