Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Does NIMBY work in Iran? The unexpected case of Danesh Pedestrian and bicycle path

M. Sattarzad Fathi; N. Jahed

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 69-84


  “Not in My Back Yard”; people shout this when they feel something deleterious and nonlocal will be sprung into existence in their territory by top-down powers. Some believe that NIMBY syndrome provokes parochialism, but parochialism itself can bring many beneficial consequences. Danesh Pedestrian ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
The role of façades in the formation of physical identity in the Iranian cities

M. Sattarzad Fathi; F. Heidari

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 69-80


  The physical identity in the urban areas can be considered as a concept which is influenced by the way of arranging the urban body. As a matter of fact, the appropriate coordination and the compatibility of physical components, such as the urban façades, can definitely facilitate the reorganization ...  Read More