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Functional Short Food Supply Chains in The Field of Romanian Rural Tourism. Case Study: Harghita and Neamț Counties

Nowadays, one cannot talk about an authentic rural tourism within a certain destination without emphasizing the local cultural heritage (cultural landscape, customs and traditions, gastronomy and so on). In the existing context, the local gastronomy is perceived as a marketing instrument efficient in differentiating the rural touristic destinations. A special place in the development of the traditional cuisine…

The perception of the consumers from the North-East region about the ecological agrofood products

The study contains an interpretation of the data obtained by applying the questionnaire entitled Ecological Agrofood Products during May – August 2016. The interpretation aims to reveal the consumers’ mootives for buying ecological agrofood products in view of the following parameters: monthly income of a family, education level, personal motivations, acquisition source, the physical-chemical features…

The Discoursive Brand Analysis of the Accomodation Units from the Tourist Basin of Sucevița (Bukovina region, Romania)

In the rural areas where the economic potential is clearly defined by the agricultural or commercial activities, tourism is the business key within reach. Under the circumstances, the socio-economic reflex takes the form of developing projects for tourist services, especially in the places with tourist potential. Further, the local economy, at least with respect to…

Valorification of local agrofood products in Iaşi county via social media. Case study: Iaşi city wants local products

Valorification of the local agrofood products in Iaşi county via social media. Case study: Iași city wants local products. Lucian Tanasă, Ioan Sebastian Brumă and Sebastian Doboș, researchers at the Institute of Economic and Social Research (Romanian Academy, Iași branch) presented this paper on the occasion of Academic Days from Iași 2017, within the section…

Post-humanism and Anthrozoology. Redefining the terms in human-animal relation

Irina Frasin presented the paper Post-humanism and Anthrozoology. Redefining the terms in human-animal relation on the occasion of the Academic Days from Iași 2017 within the section Psychology and Education Sciences. Abstract: Anthrozoology is the study of the place occupied by animals in human society, works of arts and relations established by humans with animals. The…