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مولائی ا. Dimensions and Criteria of People-Oriented Urban Design with Emphasis on the Environmental Qualities of Urban Spaces Dimensions and Criteria of People-Oriented Urban Design with Emphasis on the Environmental Qualities of Urban Spaces (Case Study: Tajrish District of Tehran). Urban Design Discourse
a Review of Contemporary Litreatures and Theories 2021; 2 (4) :21-44
URL: http://udd.modares.ac.ir/article-40-59270-en.html
Assistance Professor at Islamic art Tabriz University, A.molaei@tabriziau.ac.ir , molaei.2488@gmail.com
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Aims: The purpose of this article is to explain the place of the human in urban design and the dimensions and qualities of human-oriented urban design and its evaluation in the area of ​​Tajrish Square in Tehran.
Methods: This research is a quantitative and qualitative approach and descriptive and analytical research methods and field research that has been done in theoretical and field sections, using documentary and library study methods, distribution of questionnaires and its statistical and qualitative analysis and field perceptions.
Findings: Urban design is a science, art, and profession that is the subject of organizing the environmental qualities of urban and public areas. This field can have different tendencies and approaches in technical, political, managerial, scientific, and social dimensions. The place of man in each of the urban design approaches can be varied depending on the principles of that approach. The modernist approach to man, the city, and urban design reduced man's place to a technical and universal phenomenon, regardless of social, cultural, or indigenous contexts.
Conclusion: The results of this study indicate that humanistic urban design is the study and design of public and public arenas in order to enhance environmental qualities as a vehicle to help human beings flourish and its qualities for application in the program. Urban planning and design are: identity and legibility, environmental sustainability, social, cultural, and economic sustainability, safety and security, efficiency and diversity, pedestrianism and ease of access, cohesion and integration, proportions and human scale, freedom, Flexibility, vitality, attractiveness and sensory richness, justice. In the case study, Tehran Tajrish Center, with valuable natural, historical, social, and cultural contexts, has several issues and problems, especially in the field of space and traffic. Analysis of this area, with the mentioned SWOT technique and qualities, can lead to the creation of urban spaces and a humane environment.
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Article Type: Original Research | Subject: Urban Design Theories
Received: 2022/02/3 | Accepted: 2022/03/16 | Published: 2021/04/5

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