Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Architectural analysis and evolution of spaces in mosques in Aleppo City, Syria

M. Amirabadi Farahani; M.M. Raeesi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.01

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Since the mosque is one of the most important manifestations of Islamic civilization, it is important to examine its spatial structures. The present study aims to identify the main constituent structures of the spaces in mosques and to investigate how they have changed over ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Evaluation of the energy consumption mechanism of settlements in urban morphology context

H. Karamozian; S. Zanganeh Shahraki; R. Farhudi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 511-528

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: According to global statistics, the amount of energy consumption in recent decades has grown uncontrollably and maximally due to the energy consumption in urban fabrics, except for transportation, which is clearly the quality of placement and construction of building masses ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Investigation of spatial-physical development model based on spatial analysis, GIS and Holdern entropy model

M. Jahanbani; E. Lashkari

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 545-560

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.08

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Irregular and unplanned development of cities has led to some difficulties with the natural environment and human well-being reflected in the inappropriate spatial structure. Perception of physical-spatial pattern leads to the invention of appropriate policies to equitable ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Conceptual model of the role of urban pause space in promoting social interactions

Z. Yaghoubpour; F. Habib; Z.S.S. Zarabadi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 309-326

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.03.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Urban pause refers to those places where social interactions, human communication and the presence of people, which is the identity and meaning of the environment, are formed and are a place for citizens to gather. In fact, it is a pedestrian area or a public place for urban ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Toward behavior-based placemaking: the evolution of place concept in urban design knowledge

A.R. Sadeghi; F. Shahvaran; A.R. Gholami; T. Feyzabi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 357-372

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.03.05

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The concept of place as a multidimensional approach in the evolution of urban design concepts has always sought to improve the quality of urban environments and spaces. “Place” results from humans’ environmental experiences and cognition of space which is ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
An investigation into vandalism and its effects on urban beauty

S. Arefpour; M.R. Anvari; Gh.R. Miri

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 405-416

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.03.09

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Vandalism or intentional destruction of public property and belongings is one of the social hazards that always leads to huge jeopardy and damage to municipal facades, furniture, municipal spaces and distorts the beauty of the city. In this regard, the present study investigated ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Planning implication of universities growth on land use: Confirmatory evidence from GIS spatial analysis

W. O. Omollo

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 183-204

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.04

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Universities have customarily been seen as agents of development in the regions they serve owing to their roles of teaching, research, innovation and community extension. There is however a dearth of knowledge on how they influence land use change with a specific reference ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Evaluation of affecting mechanisms of urban development and its sphere of influence

F. Mohammadian; P. Zivyar Pardehei; A. Estelaji

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 217-230

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Today, many factors and forces influence urban development and its organization. The uncontrolled development of cities and their uneven growth is due to various political, physical, economic, social and cultural processes. The purpose of this study is to evaluate and analyze ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Investigation of the exterior skin proportions of urban district buildings with a climatic management approach

R. Mesgaran Kermani; S.M. Mofidi Shemirani; N. Nikghadam

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 245-266

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.08

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Lack of paying attention of contemporary architecture and urban planning to the environment and adaptation to the climate of the region has caused many environmental problems. To solve a part of the problem, the present paper was conducted to achieve the proportions governing ...  Read More

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

H. Samari; S. Delangizan; K. Soheili

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

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.07

Abstract
  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

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
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 , October 2021, , Pages 477-496

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.04.09

Abstract
  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

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Where are the urban poor? The spatial distribution pattern of urban poverty

M.J. Nouri; E. Zebardast

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 305-322

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.03.08

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: One of the issues that have been evident in previous researches on urban poverty is the existence of a methodological gap in identifying spatial representation of urban poverty. This paper suggests a methodology for identifying the spatial representation of urban poverty and ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Locational analysis of child streetism in urban centers

D.V. Ogunkan; A.T. Adeboyejo

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 159-172

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.02.05

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Against the background of the growing awareness of the need to provide empirical answers to the fundamental questions of the location of human activities, the construction of social space and the relationship between social space and physical environment, this study examines ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Soundscape assessment in historical urban spaces using sound walk method and Kano model

R. Alishahi; A.R. Sadeghi; M. Sholeh

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 11-28

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.01.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Sound is one of the most important tools for recognizing urban spaces. Zandieh area of Shiraz as one of the historic context shaped during the ages hase been chosen in order to obtain a proper response to the individual's perception of urban historic spaces soundscape. The ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Appraisal of compliance with land subdivision planning regulations in residential neighbourhoods

W.O. Omollo; R.O. Opiyo

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 125-138

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.02.04

Abstract
  Although previous studies have attempted to address the challenge of land subdivision, there is still a scarcity in the literature on how the extent of conformity to land subdivision planning regulations may be statistically and spatially analyzed. This study, therefore, explores the extent to which ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Provision of car parking space in the residential neighborhoods: A development control challenge in urban areas

W.O. Omollo

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 1-18

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.01.01

Abstract
  Although a substantial body of research concurs that most urban areas have a challenge in providing adequate car parking space, there is a scarcity in the literature on how conformity to planning standards that regulates the provision of car parking spaces may be analyzed. This study, therefore, examines ...  Read More

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

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.01.08

Abstract
  “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
Assessing the ratio of physical form of slums settlements with social capital

M.R. Allahyari; M. khakzand

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 269-282

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2019.04.03

Abstract
  The social dynamics of cities have long been dependent on their spaces and places. On the one hand, human interactions, and relationships are formed by the city form and on the other hand, the body recovers its identity from existing social life. The more a city can communicate with its citizens through ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Urban landscape and quality of urban environment by means of geographic information system

B. Shojaeivand

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 239-246

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2019.03.08

Abstract
  Quality of urban environment as a subset of quality of life now represents the search for happiness and personal satisfaction in urban environment and is a broad concept which is concerned with the overall well-being in urban environment. The purpose of this study was to investigating the quality of ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Environmental impact of renovation projects on timeworn textures from the perspective of tourism

M. Sabet Teimouri; H. Mobini

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 335-342

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2018.04.07

Abstract
  Achieving sustainable development for managers and urban planning requires a systemic attitude to various urban issues and phenomena and a comprehensive urban development cannot be obtained with a single-dimensional perspective. Hence, in implementing various urban projects, it is necessary to examine ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
The role of proportional systems in the forming of Sassanid square domes

H. Abaeian; M. Hashemi; N. Valibeig; Sh. Mohammadpour

Volume 3, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 81-88

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2018.02.01

Abstract
  One of the common monuments in the Sassanid era was the square dome. Interestingly, corners and parts of the square dome were always geometrically proportionate to each other. Square domes have been mainly studied in terms of their historical background as well as the materials used. The present research, ...  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

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2018.03.01.008

Abstract
  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

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
New urbanism approach and urban space in mega cities

R. Heydari; B. Shojaeivand

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2017, , Pages 303-308

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.04.006

Abstract
  New Urbanism design principles have been adopted for many urban planning efforts in recent years. The purpose of this paper is studding the structure and space of Shahid Beheshti Square as one of the most important and old squares of Tabriz from the view of new urbanism principals. In order to reaching ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Examination of value added of conservation and restoration of urban historic textures in district 12 of Tehran

H. Ahmadi; A.H. Taghizad Farahmand

Volume 2, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 229-242

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.03.007

Abstract
  The growth of urban populations in recent decades requires physical elements such as residential, commercial and cultural spaces and the development of infrastructure such as streets and highways, which will open a new horizon to the historic texture of cities and how to preserve and restore them. The ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Comparative analysis between qualitative norms of ancient Iranian urbanism and western urban design approaches

F. Heidari; M. Sattarzad Fathi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 101-112

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.02.002

Abstract
  The rich identity, originality and validity of the “Ancient Iranian Urbanism and Architecture”, always have been stimulating the urban designers and planners to have research about their valuable qualities and historical principles. Unlike the past, today’s Iranian cities have inefficient ...  Read More