IIUM Repository

Functional dimensions at 'Kuala Lumpur Waterfront'

Abdul Latip, Nurul Syala and Shamsudin, Shuhana and Liew, Mohd Shahir (2010) Functional dimensions at 'Kuala Lumpur Waterfront'. Asian Journal of Environment-Behaviour Studies (ajE-Bs), 1 (1). pp. 9-23. ISSN 1394-0384

PDF (Funtional dimensions at Kuala Lumpur Waterfront) - Published Version
Download (294kB) | Preview


Kuala Lumpur waterfront used to be busy with activities when it was once a trading post for the export of tin. The activity at the waterfront has changed over the years along with the city development. This research investigates the level of contextual integration between the waterfront and the urban rivers in terms of its functional dimension. Technique adopted is field observations (building use survey and time interval observation). All researched zones have medium level of contextual integration which depends much on the continuity of activities, their positioning location, accessibility and the provision of space and facilities.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 3336/3765
Uncontrolled Keywords: contextual integration, waterfront, urban river, activity
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Architecture
Depositing User: Nurul Syala Abdul Latip
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2011 15:59
Last Modified: 08 May 2013 10:41
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/3765

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item


Downloads per month over past year