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Place attachment in relation to urban street vitality

Zaidin, Nurbazliah and Mohd Hussain, Mohd Ramzi and Tukiman, Izawati and Mohd Shahli, FitryNadia (2016) Place attachment in relation to urban street vitality. International Transaction Journal of Engineering, Management, & Applied Sciences & Technologies, 7 (1). pp. 9-20. ISSN 2228-9860 E-ISSN 1906-9642

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Abstract

Preliminary studies have highlighted on the importance of the street as public space that provide setting for activities and amenities allowing people to do their activities. However, roles of urban street as public space have weakened due to rapid growth development. It is more focused on the transportation compared to the people, making people feel less attached to the street. Therefore, this paper is aimed to review on the place attachment and its significance in affecting the urban street vitality. The analyzed review comprising on the urban streets in the context of interrelation between behavioral pattern of people and the physical features of streets. These create an attachment feeling in the area that will lead to the vitality of urban streets. Hence, this paper will give an understanding of how place attachment influence people’s presence on the streets in order to attract people and enliven the urban street.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 3177/44805
Uncontrolled Keywords: Street attachment; Public space; Personality and behavior; Activities of people; Pedestrian street.
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NA Architecture
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA9000 Aesthetics of cities. City planning and beautifying
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA9000 Aesthetics of cities. City planning and beautifying > NA9080 Urban planners
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Landscape Architecture
Depositing User: Dr Mohd Ramzi Mohd Hussain
Date Deposited: 01 Oct 2015 09:04
Last Modified: 27 Feb 2018 04:25
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/44805

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