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Boosting the Tourism Role of Koohsangi Axis in Order to Achieve Sustainable Urban Development
International Journal of Science, Technology and Society
Volume 3, Issue 2-1, April 2015, Pages: 89-94
Received: May 3, 2015; Accepted: May 5, 2015; Published: Aug. 7, 2015
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Authors
Maryam Bagheri Ghaleh Jooghi, Faculty of Art and Architecture, Islamic Azad University of Science and Research Tehran Branch, Tehran, Iran
Fatemeh Bagheri Ghaleh Jooghi, Faculty of Art and Architecture, Islamic Azad University of Science and Research Tehran Branch, Tehran, Iran; Faculty of Art and Architecture, Islamic Azad University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran
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Abstract
The tourism industry is a structure that consists of variety of factors and components. Because of the multifaceted nature of the tourism industry, it can be examined from different perspectives.Development of attractive urban spaces is one of the tourism impacts on the body of urban spaces.Due to historical and cultural attractions, urban areas are often aimed at tourism destinations. Koohsangi urban park as an indicator of the performance of tourism in the city of Mashhad, affected the future prospects of the area. Therefore paying attention to the promotion of tourism oriented towards sustainable development is the goal of this study. In the present study we have analyzed the different orders and finally, the systems were assessed using SWOT tables. The three alternatives are recommended based on the research objectives and with AHP and TOPSIS method all alternatives are assessed. The best option is determined and by considering the axis potentials, some suggestions are offered to improve the tourism role of the axis.
Keywords
Tourism, SWOT, AHP, TOPSIS, Sustainable Develop
To cite this article
Maryam Bagheri Ghaleh Jooghi, Fatemeh Bagheri Ghaleh Jooghi, Boosting the Tourism Role of Koohsangi Axis in Order to Achieve Sustainable Urban Development, International Journal of Science, Technology and Society. Special Issue: Research and Practice in Architecture and Urban Studies in Developing Countries. Vol. 3, No. 2-1, 2015, pp. 89-94. doi: 10.11648/j.ijsts.s.2015030201.27
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