Urban Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)
76. The relationship between delegated responsibilities to the HSE employees and the performance indicators in the building construction projects in urban areas

M. Yarmohammadi; F. Razavian

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 45-52


  Construction projects are one of the most important economic sectors in the world. At the same time, these projects are one of the hazardous industries that cause many accidents resulting from injuries and deaths, occupational diseases, delay in time, environmental problems and other direct and indirect ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
77. Organizational commitment and its impact on employees’ individual interactions

A.R. Dabir; M. Azarpira

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 49-56


  Organizational commitment is one of the most widely researched topics in the field of organizational behavior. The main objective of this study was to investigate the impact of organizational commitment on individual interactions which was conducted in Municipality of Karaj. To achieve this objective, ...  Read More

Urban social and cultural welfare
78. Changes in socio-economic and health condition of rehabilitated slum dwellers in Kolkata, West Bengal

M.H. Askari; K. Gupta

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 117-122


  The cancerous spread of slum has been a rampant problem in urban areas worldwide. The acute shortage of housing facilities compels the poor to live in slums. Proper rehabilitation is considered as a very essential remedial measure to provide better living environment to slum peoples. This study is an ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
79. The influence of event attributes on tourist’s loyalty: Evidence from the Ashoura event in Yazd City

T. Nikraftar; M. Jalali

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 119-126


  Many studies have found that the perceived authenticity of cultural and religious events affects event satisfaction and loyalty. Little is currently known about how perceived authenticity is affected by the facilities, such as food and the availability of information, which are independent determinants ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
80. Investigating the knowledge management effect on managers’ skills improvement

M. Sabokro; M. Tajpour; E. Hosseini

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 125-132


  Knowledge is a key factor and strategic resource for gaining assets and non-functional organizational capabilities. Knowledge Management is the knowledgeable process of creating, validating, presenting, distributing and using the knowledge in an organization. Successful organizations consider human resource ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
81. Effective indicators in human capital productivity of urban management organization

B. Mirafshar; M.R. Babaei; E. Rostamy Roochi; A. Rashidi; V. Pourahad

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Spring 2017, , Pages 139-146


  Human capital is considered as a strategic resource among the main resources of any organization and an important factor in producing and presenting services to the society. Improving the productivity of human capital is the main cause of the improvement of productivity in organizations. Management of ...  Read More

Urban social and cultural welfare
82. Cultural Relativity of Moral Precepts

K. Fatehi; k. Teymournejad

Volume 1, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 189-198


  The foundation of most intellectual discourse is Western-centric to the exclusion of other views. This includes ideal patterns of social interaction, preference for aesthetic, accepted norms and values, and the concepts of dignity, respectability, morality and ethics. Such a position is culturally myopic. ...  Read More

Urban Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)
83. The role of passive defense in urban crisis management from urban managers’ perspective

S. Najafnezhad Asl; Y. Mohammadi Moghadam; S.M. Poormoosavi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 205-212


  The main objective of this research is to determine the role of passive defense in urban crisis management from the perspectives of experts and urban managers Municipality of Tehran- District, 5. In order to carry out the study, an analytical-applied research method and a combination of documentary, ...  Read More

Urban civil engineering and related management issues
84. Trip pattern of low-density residential area in semi urban industrial cluster: predictive modeling

A. Busari; J. Oyedepo; A. Modupe; G. Bamigboye; L. Olowu; J. Adediran; F. Ibikunle

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 211-218


  This research elucidates the trip pattern of the low-density residential zone in a semi-urban industrial cluster of southwestern Nigeria. These sets of dwellers are often times neglected in the transportation planning process with the view that it is not a residential zone. Domiciliary information gathering ...  Read More

Information and communications technology in Urban Management
85. Implementation of the integrated management dashboard for learning processes based on ISO 29990

S.M. Mirpour; B. Mirafshar

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 223-230


  The current research is trying to identify the effective modules (system modules) that form the integrated e-learning dashboard for educational processes and learning opportunities based on ISO 29990 in the municipality of Tehran. The educational process management system, which is currently providing ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
86. The Determination of Current Challenges and Potentials in Each of the Main Elements of Social Harms in Tehran

H. A. Gafari; A.R. Karbassi; A. A. Rajabi

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 279-288


  This study is an attempt to monitor and investigate the main elements of social harms from political, economic, sociocultural, technological, environmental and legal perspectives in accordance with the factors of PESTEL. One of the findings of the present study indicates that Iran has taken several measures ...  Read More

Urban Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)
87. Validation of performance of ISO 14001 through developed model

V.G. Gawaikar; A.G. Bhole; R.R. Lakhe

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 293-302


  The case study is based on ISO 14001 and compares the validation with other certified industries. In view of the above, response has been collected to have further improvements through developed model which was prepared based on the factorization of various input and output variables which is linked ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
88. Potential for energy recovery from municipal plastic wastes generated in Nigeria

O.F. Olusunmade; T.A. Yusuf; C.O. Ogunnigbo

Volume 4, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 295-302


  Management of municipal solid wastes (MSW) in most developed societies now involves the use of thermo-chemical conversion methods. This leads to energy and material recovery while also protecting the environment. However, till date most of the wastes generated in Nigeria (including plastic wastes) are ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
89. Influences of limestone stone quarries on groundwater quality

S. Marzouk

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 315-324


  Rapid population growth and increasing demand for the modern settlement has led to the increase of environmental pollution. Limestone quarry is one among the activities that affect environment and ecosystem in Pemba Island-Zanzibar. Quarrying activities brought an inevitable destruction to the environments ...  Read More

Urban Management and Public Health
90. Application of remote sensing and geographical information system in mapping land cover of the national park

A. Lemma Tadesse

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 April 2020

  The study was conducted with the objective of mapping landscape cover of Nechsar National park in Ethiopia to produce spatially accurate and timely information on land use and changing pattern. Monitoring provides the planners and decision-makers with required information about the current state of its ...  Read More

Urban transportation systems and traffic management
91. Environmental impact assessment of bus rapid transit (BRT) in the Metropolitan City of Tehran

F. Salehi; A.R. Karbassi; M. Khashaypoor

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 47-56


  Bus rapid transit is an innovative, high capacity, lower cost public transit solution in metropolitan cities. Idea is to dedicate lanes for quick and efficient transport of passengers to their destinations. In the present investigation the environmental impact assessment of bus rapid transit  in ...  Read More

Information and communications technology in Urban Management
92. Identifying and prioritizing new business opportunities in the electronic tourism industry of Chabahar City

H. Aramesh; M. Zivdar; M. Riki; Z.S. Saljooghi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 51-60


  Information technology as a more intermediary utilizes the science of the day to provide the necessary data for the specialists, organizations, and ultimately all types of groups in the shortest possible time and in the best possible way. Many countries believe that entrepreneurship has played an indispensable ...  Read More

Urban transportation systems and traffic management
93. E-shopping and in-store shopping status in Tehran: Can e-shopping reduce traffic in the future?

A. Edrisi; H. Ganjipour

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 53-60


  Nowadays Information and Communication Technology effects on all aspects of human activities, such as teleworking, electronic commerce, electronic banking, electronic learning, etc. the most of these services can prevent unnecessary travels in cities especially in rush hour. The aim of this study is ...  Read More

Urban communications and services
94. The influence of organizational citizenship behavior in improving the organizational performances

Z. Alizadeh Afrouzy; SH. Tavangarzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 53-58


  Organizational citizenship behavior has always been tested in the knowledge-intensive sectors of societies. Organizational citizenship behavior is a voluntary and discretionary behavior that is supposed to build up the cultural aspect of the organization; it is not part of the personnel's contractual ...  Read More

Urban Management and Public Health
95. A GIS- Based suitability analysis for siting a solid waste in an urban area

M. Salemi; R. Hejazi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 57-68


  An appropriate solid waste disposal has been a major problem in municipal environment. The use of landfills is the most economical and environmentally acceptable method for the disposal of solid waste all over the world. The analysis of spatial data and consideration of regulation and accepted criteria ...  Read More

Urban Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)
96. Urban green spaces assessment approach to health, safety and environment

B. Akbari Neisiani; S.M. Seyedan; E. Radfar

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 123-132


  The city is alive with dynamic systems, where parks and urban green spaces have high strategic importance which help to improve living conditions. Urban parks are used as visual landscape with so many benefits such as reducing stress, reducing air pollution and producing oxygen, creating opportunities ...  Read More

Information and communications technology in Urban Management
97. The level of adoption of E-commerce by small-medium scale industries

N.W. Deriani; T. Kusuma

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 127-132


  The empowerment of small-medium scale industries must be carried out thoroughly through the provision of business development opportunities to the greatest extent so as to be able to increase the role and potential of the industries. The purpose of this study was to analyze the internal influence of ...  Read More

Urban transportation systems and traffic management
98. Sustainable urban development through complete street policy implementation

A.R. Sadeghi; N. Panahi; A.R. Ravaee

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 133-144


  Nowadays, the expansion of the cities is an inevitable necessity; increasing the dependence of the citizens on motor vehicles and, consequently, making development of the transportation networks a necessity rather than an option. Thus, increasing car ownership and car use has created many problems for ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
99. Study of the relationship between managers leadership style and employees Satisfaction based on Likert theory

B. Tajedin; M. Moradi; M. Alitabrizi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Spring 2017, , Pages 147-154


  This study aims at identifying the relationship between managers’ leadership style and employees’ job satisfaction. To achieve this aim and to examine the research hypotheses, two types of questionnaires, including Likert scale for leadership style and Job descriptive index for job satisfaction, ...  Read More

Urban Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)
100. Evaluation and comparison of job stress among security workers with fixed and shift work schedules in Municipality of Tehran

A. Chaichi; Sh. Bakand; R. Yarahmadi

Volume 1, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 199-208


  Municipality of Tehran with huge number of employees and with the aim to reduce stress and promote the work efficiency, seriously wants to achieve suitable and utilizable studies. Osipow's job stress test is one of the best tools to reach this aim. Data population includes securities building of municipality ...  Read More