ISSN: 2717-4417
environmental psychology
Improving the quality of housing by paying attention to privacy in the design of residential complexes Case study: Several residential complexes in Mashhad

alireza khadivipanah; islam karami

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 June 2023

https://doi.org/10.22034/urbs.2023.62727

Abstract
  The emergence of social housing as a necessity in urban planning systems, the problem of the present research is the quality of living in residential complexes and the premise of the research is the role of privacy in improving the quality of living. The aim of the research is to achieve a human and ...  Read More

Urban Design
Environmental characteristics affecting children's physical activity and mobility in their neighborhoods from their perspective; Case study: Mashhad City

Toktam Roshandel; Bakhtiar Bahrami; Mehdi Saidi; Goran Erfani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 June 2023

https://doi.org/10.22034/urbs.2023.62738

Abstract
  Despite the significant impact of physical activity and mobility on children’s health and well-being, such activities are declining in neighborhoods and residential areas. One way to address this issue is to highlight the environmental characteristics that encourage children to move and engage ...  Read More

Urban Design
Redesigning a Model for improving the implementation of small-scale participatory projects: a case study of Mashhad Municipality's Mahalle Ma project)

Iman Ghalandarian; Golbarg Ghaemmaghami Farahani

Volume 12, Issue 48 , October 2023, , Pages 83-98

https://doi.org/10.22034/urbs.2023.62604

Abstract
  Highlights- This paper proposes a model for improving the implementation of small-scale participatory projects.- The model is based on the findings of a case study of the Mahalle Ma project in Mashhad, Iran.- The model identifies three key relationships: the people and the facilitator, the people and ...  Read More

Urban Ecology
Investigating urban environmental behaviors: focusing on the environmental literacy (Case Study: Mashhad city)

pariya dorri; Seyed Mohammad Shobeiri; Mahdieh Rezaei

Volume 11, Issue 42 , May 2022, , Pages 75-86

https://doi.org/10.34785/J011.2022.928

Abstract
  Highlights- Citizens’ environmental literacy greatly affected their environmental awareness and knowledge.- The collective environmental behavior of men was greater than women’s.- There was a significant relationship between awareness, knowledge of concern, and environmental behavior.- There ...  Read More

Urban Design
Investigating the effects of configuration on spatial quality of urban parks (Case study: Mashhad urban parks)
Volume 7, Issue 27 , August 2018, , Pages 27-40

https://doi.org/10.34785/J011.2018.006

Abstract
  The public spaces of city shape social flows, provide the material needs of citizens, their intrinsic need for communication and face-to-face social interactions. Therefore, the quality of urban spaces in the formation of social interactions, the mental image of the city and its visualization are important. ...  Read More

Urban Transport
Effective quantitative and qualitative indicators in evaluating the performance of Bus Rapid Transit system (BRT) in a sustainable development view (the case of Mashhad city)

Hamid Farhad; Bahador Bazrafshan Moghadam; Toktam Mohtashami

Volume 6, Issue 23 , August 2017, , Pages 87-97

Abstract
  Objectives The rapid increase of motorized transport in cities, especially in metropolises, has caused severe environmental problems such as pollution, traffic congestion, time waste and accidents, and has affected sustainable development of urban transport. Mashhad city, with 3,218,000 inhabitants, ...  Read More

Urban Economy
Assessing the Convergence Effects of Religious and Economic forces on the Contemporary Changes in Form and Shape of Samen Region, Mashhad

E S; M P; M R

Volume 3, Issue 12 , November 2014, , Pages 87-101

Abstract
  The Holy Shrine of Imam Reza (the eighth Shia Imam), located in the historical and foremost central part of Mashhad, has been the main factor in Mashhad’s developments, physical spread, economic and population growth. The large public investments and the greater tendency for investors in the peripheral ...  Read More