Xiaoping Wu1, Jia Xing2, Kalei Chen3, Shuixiong Chen4, Yangjing Lu5, Jinghong Liu6
1Hainan Huadu Urban Design Co., Ltd., Haikou, Hainan, 571127, China
2Hainan Tropical Ocean University, Sanya, Hainan, 572000, China
3City University of Macau, Macau, 9990783, China
4Haikou University of Economics, Haikou, Hainan, 571127, China
5Haikou University of Economics, Haikou, Hainan, 571127, China
6Haikou University of Economics, Haikou, Hainan, 571127, China
The Hainan tropical rainforest is the predominant traditional habitat of the Li ethnic group. The traditional settlement of Li ethnic group is the product of a specific historical environment, which bears the distinctive survival feelings of the people of Li ethnic group, with abundant material culture relics and non-material cultural values, including historical and cultural values, architectural sci-tech values, humanistic and artistic values, and tourism economic values. Under the background of applying for the worldwide "Double Heritage" project, this paper conducted comprehensive and systematic research on the historical culture, original ecological environment, housing and architecture, and surrounding tourism environment of the traditional settlement of the Hainan Li ethnic group, so as to adequately explore its value and put forth protection as well as tourism transformation strategies.
World "Double Heritage"; Li ethnic group traditional settlement; Heritage protection and transformation
Xiaoping Wu, Jia Xing, Kalei Chen, Shuixiong Chen, Yangjing Lu, Jinghong Liu. The Value, Protection, and Tourism Transformation of Li Ethnic Group's Traditional Settlements under the Background of "Double Heritage". Academic Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences (2023) Vol. 6, Issue 18: 42-49. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJHSS.2023.061808.
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