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

  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 Architecture
Qualitative framework for planning and designing the Shared Spaces of Residential Complexes to promot children's independence mobility: a case study of Tehran

Masoumeh Mirsafa; zeinab Talebi; Mansoureh Kianersi

Volume 11, Issue 44 , October 2022, , Pages 63-78

  Highlights - Children’s Independent Mobility (CIM) is affected by their interpersonal characteristics, the social environment, and the quality of the built environment.  - Based on the Grounded Theory, childhood obesity, regulations and controlling process, and social and urban situation ...  Read More

Urban Architecture
The role of spatial configuration on increasing the sociability of open spaces of residential complexes

sara Mohebinejad; Khosro Movahed; Ali Akbar Heydari; malihe taghipour

Volume 11, Issue 43 , August 2022, , Pages 27-40

  Highlights- Various studies have demonstrated that several factors, including social, physical, and economic ones, affect the degree of socialization of an environment.- Spatial organization in a residential complex has a significant role in the increase or decrease in its open space sociability.- Open ...  Read More

Urban Architecture
Evaluating the role of architectural quality in improving the quality of life in residential complexes from the perspective of residents' health

aliakbar heidari; malihe taghipour

Volume 10, Issue 40 , November 2021, , Pages 43-58

  Highlights - The physical health of people in residential complexes is directly related to the environmental quality of those complexes; - The mental health of the residents in the residential complexes is directly related to the structural quality of the complexes; - The social health of the residents ...  Read More

Urban Architecture
Investigating the Components affecting Sociability in Residential Complexes using privacy-preserving approach (Case Study: sheshsad Dastgah Residential Complex in Mashhad)

sahar borhanifar; Mohammad Ebrahim Mazhari; Vida Taghvaei; behzad vasigh; Reza Ashrafzadeh

Volume 10, Issue 38 , May 2021, , Pages 91-106

  Highlights This study examines the relationship between privacy and interactions together. The results show that the two criteria of border and territory, and interpersonal distances, have the greatest impact on social interactions and the criterion of audio-visual privacy has the least impact on social ...  Read More

Urban Architecture
Explaining the relationship between the components affecting the quality of collective open space in promoting the sociability of the environment

nazanin dehnad; Jamaledin Mahdinejad; BAGHER KARIMI

Volume 10, Issue 37 , February 2021, , Pages 45-56

     Highlights Therefore, acquiring knowledge about the developing and improving factors of sociability in open public spaces to revive these spaces in various scales is necessary. The quality of shared public spaces in terms of sociability; given that this quality is highly effective in the ...  Read More

Urban Architecture
Environmental quality affecting the livability of residential complexes(Case study: residential complex of Emam town, Shahid Chamran and Asemane Tabriz)

Parisa Hashempour; ziba sami

Volume 8, Issue 30 , May 2019, , Pages 55-68

  Housing is one of the most basic human needs. Failure in paying attention to multidimensional demands of human beings reduces the quality of life. Considering the various aspects of human needs, the study of environmental quality for the promotion of life has thus a profound impact on the livability ...  Read More

Urban Sustainability
The Effect of Sociability of Public Places on Social Sustainability in Residential Complexes (case study: Mehr Residential Complex's in Ardabil)

Islam Karami; parisa mohamadhoseini

Volume 7, Issue 26 , May 2018, , Pages 43-56

  Mehr housing developments typify the problem of increasing building density in modern urbanism, a state of affairs with manifold repercussions. The Mehr housing complexes in Ardabil consist stereotypically of apartment buildings tightly jammed together, without regard to every environmental and human ...  Read More

Urban Planning
An Evaluation of the Satisfaction Level of the Residents of Maskan-e-Mehr Complexesو Case Study:The Case of Fatemieh Site in Yazd
Volume 2, Issue 5 , March 2013, , Pages 13-26

  The post-industrial revolution era is characterized by increasingly global urbanization with the resulting problem of the shortage of housing. In fact, housing has become not only one of the desperate needs but also an ever-growing concern of human being who has always been preoccupied with finding ...  Read More

Urban Design
The Roll of Formal and Social Patterns in Organization of Open Spaces of Residential Complexes (Comparison of 20Th Century Urbanization Experiences and Iranian ones)

Farhang Mozaffar; Ali Asadpour

Volume 1, Issue 3 , August 2012, , Pages 3-12

  Social patterns in open space organizations have a key role in shaping most of 20th urban theories. This paper identifies the formal and social patterns in planning the residential open spaces in famous theories and projects of urbanization during 20th century and compares them with experiences of Iranian ...  Read More