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Kargar, B. (2007) Development of Urbanization and Tourism Industry in Iran. Publications of Armed Forces Geographical Organization.

has been cited by the following article:

  • TITLE: The Development of the Deprived Urban and Rural Areas, Ingrained with the Tourist Attractions (with an Emphasis on the Silk Road)

    AUTHORS: Nasrollah Fallah Tabar

    KEYWORDS: Development, Deprived Areas, The Cities And Villages, Tourist Attractions, The Silk Road

    JOURNAL NAME: Open Journal of Geology, Vol.7 No.10, October 31, 2017

    ABSTRACT: Around the year 140 BC the Evo, the famous imperial Han Dynasty took power in China and then sent some representatives to the western land in order to communicate with the West in addition to know the political, military, geographical, economic and cultural situations of that region, it provides the basis for opening the way to the West. In this regard, they traveled to Iran and accordingly the formal relations were established between the Iranian and the Western governments and finally the Silk Road with a distance of about 8000 km has been emerged and started from the East and ended to Mediterranean Sea in the West. The aim of this study is to show that the Silk Road links throughout the world and its people together in thousands of years and the countries, cities and villages located in this road have been affected by developments or had affected and vivifying of it will lead to develop of the deprived urban and rural areas according to the abundant tourist attractions. This study which has used the historical and analytical method with practical purpose shows that cultural, scientific, religious and commercial exchanges between East and West were wide and many cities and villages were profiting of this gift. In this regard, vivifying of this road will lead to grow the underserved urban and rural areas according to many tourist attractions of the cities and villages.