The Role of Cultural Organizations in Promoting Rural Development: A Case Study.
Libro: El Desarrollo Territorial Valenciano: Reflexiones en torno a sus Claves
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This article identifies the need to integrate territorial development models with the innovation potential of cultural activities. A better understanding of the evolution of rural areas requires the introduction of extra-economic variables such as values, behaviors and cultural aspects into the socio-economic analysis. This is the scenario for the dynamization, research and training services developed by CITEMA, the identification of new audiences to interact with; the design of alternative business models; the creation of cultural value or economic impact, to name a few examples.