ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
1. Environmental management for urban development around river valleys using a conceptual model

Z. Sadreazam Nouri; J. Nouri; F. Habib; M. Rafieian

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 351-364

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.01

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Urban river valleys are so important with regard to their benefits and functions, including air temperate, microclimate creating, landscape, fresh water supplement. Urban development over considering environmental issues, population density, constructions, solid waste or effluent ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Information and communications technology in Urban Management
2. Adoption of online retail banking practices as a precautionary protective behavior during the Covid-19 Pandemic

F.E.A. Afridi; B. Ayaz; M. Irfan

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 365-374

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Increase in online banking activities has been observed in the new normal of the Covid-19 pandemic. Previous studies argued that fraudsters tend to prey on unexpected events. This threat is also frightening online consumers of retail banking. Therefore, this study aimed to ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
3. Analysis of factors influencing human resource development for state-owned enterprises

A. Heravi; A. Zamani Moghadam; S.A. Hashemi; Y. Vakil Alroaia; A. Sajadi Jagharg

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 375-392

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.03

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: This study was performed to analyze the factors influencing human resource development for state-owned enterprises.METHODS: This research was an applied study concerning its objective with a descriptive-exploratory type. The study was conducted by two quantitative and qualitative ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
4. Management and safety practices in utilization of agro-food waste among urban agro-producer households

C. Karani; E. Gido; H. Bett

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 393-412

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.04

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Whereas management of waste in urban areas across the globe is essentially a public service, there is dearth of knowledge on waste management efforts at the household level in developing countries. The study aimed to avail crucial information on the largely informal management ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Sustainable urban infrastructure
5. Investigating the factors affecting landscape adaptation with the heritage of the oil industry to achieve urban sustainability

H. Faramarzi; M. khakzand; M.H. Talebian; M. Masoudinejad

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 413-426

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.05

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Abadan oil industry in Iran is very significant due to its various valuable layers as a part of national memory and identity. Therefore, to protect and reuse this industrial heritage, the adaptive reuse strategy by means of the landscape is considered. The purpose of this study ...  Read More

CASE STUDY Urban management and public health
6. Effect of activities conducted near lakes by comparing contaminant levels, trophic status, and a possible bioremediation method

N.Y. Guerrero Del Castillo; J.C. Musa Wasil; K.J. Malavé Llamas; C. Morales Agrinzoni

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 427-444

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The lakes in the state of Minnesota (MN) have undergone accelerated changes with the passing of time, where cattle ranching, agriculture, the increase of industrial jobs and urban area development have changed their condition from pristine to critical. To evaluate this problem, ...  Read More

REVIEW PAPER Urban architecture, design, development and planning
7. The urban innovation system modeling: using Meta- synthesis method

H. Samari; S. Delangizan; K. Soheili

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 445-460

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.07

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  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: According to the path of economic growth theories, especially the introduction of endogenous growth theories to address the shortcomings of extrinsic theories, the economic systems in order to achieve long-term economic growth goals need to drive stimuli and improve endogenous ...  Read More

CASE STUDY Urban communications and services
8. The effect of electronic banking services usage on clients electronic loyalty

H.M. Alhanatleh

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 461-476

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.08

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES This research targets at investigating and identifying the factors affecting electronic loyalty (E-loyalty) of electronic banking services (E-banking services) in Jordanian bank sector from clients' point of view. The scale of eTailQ was appointed to accomplish the research ...  Read More

CASE STUDY Urban architecture, design, development and planning
9. The effect of environment and behavior synomorph based on the type of activity selected in urban space

S. Sharifkazemi; M. Ghalambor dezfuli

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 477-496

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.09

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  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Urban space is like a living thing that affects the behavior of participants and is also influenced by their behavior, whether it affects the body or the meaning of the space. The importance of this issue has laid the foundation of environmental psychology, so that it has attracted ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
10. Designing a strategic human resource management model with the approach of promoting innovation capability

S. Amani; M. Mosakhani; k. Daneshfard

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 497-510

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.10

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Today, creative and innovative human resources play a crucial role in the optimal performance and achievement of long-term goals of organizations. Therefore, organizations must use different methods to lay the groundwork for innovative activities, one of the most important ...  Read More