ISSN: 2717-4417
Urban Planning
Prioritizing participatory policies in urban regeneration with emphasis on the probability of conflict among key stakeholders (case study: Old part of Amol urban regeneration plan)

Sajjad Fallah Zadeh; Farzin Mahmoudi Pati

Volume 4, Issue 15 , August 2015, Pages 5-16

  An urban regeneration project is defined as a series of actions determined to accomplish urban regeneration aims that lead to a reduction of the problems of an area through the improvement of socio-economic, physical and environmental conditions (Roberts & Sykes, 2000; Yu & Lee, 2012). "Today, ...  Read More

Urban Design
Conceptualizing the factors affecting of streetscape to promote the legibility of urban spaces (Case Studies: Hamedan inner city streets)

salman vahdat

Volume 4, Issue 15 , August 2015, Pages 17-36

  Cities landscapes are exposed to observer judgments. However, the important thing point  the public perception and reading of urban landscapes by urban space users. Since there is a variety of comments and opinions regarding city issues and the urban landscape and its priorities, and decision making ...  Read More

Urban Planning
The comparative assessment of housing indicators changes in Marivan with urban areas of Kurdistan province & Iran

Keramattolah ziari; mahsa haji; asad moradi

Volume 4, Issue 15 , August 2015, Pages 37-52

  Although the rate of urbanization in developed countries remains in a suitable position  and is under control, the continued rapid growth of urbanization in developing countries (such as Iran) is quite evident. This issue of providing shelter and adequate housing in the country has turned into a ...  Read More

Urban Architecture
Manifestation of perceptual geometry in the development of Iranian cities in history (case study: the city of Hamadan)

Amir Hossein Farshchian; Azita Balali Oskuei

Volume 4, Issue 15 , August 2015, Pages 53-68

  The present study is based on the analysis of perceiving geometry aiming at explaining, analyzing and displaying the geometry system of urban development according to different periods and the factors affecting it. Cities are formed from the crowds gathered along rivers and ...  Read More

Urban Design
Formulating the sidewalk design principles with emphasis on increased Urban Security (Case Study: Golestan Boulevard in Ahwaz)

neda khaziri afravi

Volume 4, Issue 15 , August 2015, Pages 69-82

  Security is one of the factors improving the quality of urban spaces. Desirable and functional design of constructed space leads to reduction of crime and increase of urban space quality. A secure urban space encourages appropriate activities and limits inappropriate activities; hence, these urban spaces ...  Read More

Urban Transport
Studying the factors affecting the citizen's unwillingness to use bicycle in urban travels (the case of Ardabil)
Volume 4, Issue 15 , August 2015, Pages 83-92

  Increasing populations in third-world cities of and consequently increasing use of fossil fuels and intense traffic have caused these cities to encounter various problems. Nowadays, transport is one of the most important factors determining the existence and development of cities. Almost all cities are ...  Read More

Urban Planning
Introducing the qualitative considerations in redevelopment of derelict areas and organizing them into a quality assessment framework (Case Study: Dooshan Tappeh Airpase)
Volume 4, Issue 15 , August 2015, Pages 93-105

  Redeveloping a brownfield land as an urban project,  needs some qualitative considerations due to their complex and multidimensional identity. Hitherto, experts of brownfield redevelopment sector have introduced many quantitative and qualitative considerations in their research and actions. The ...  Read More