Scholarly Research Excellence

Digital Open Science Index

Commenced in January 2007 Frequency: Monthly Edition: International Publications Count: 29023


Select areas to restrict search in scientific publication database:
10003215
A Review on Development of Historical City Center and Revitalization Process in Isfahan/Iran
Abstract:
The need to protect our cultural heritage was stressed on revitalization of historical city centers in communities. The main aim of this research is to attract finance and activities to the historical city centers through the citizens and municipalities participation while cities expanded their boundaries toward suburban areas. Today the main problems which facing to the most historical city centers, is loss of their centrality through effect of urbanization on any point of the cities which is the most important issue on neglect and abandonment of the historical central area by decentralizing living, commerce and public areas. This article evaluate the ways in which city center revitalization can be effect on vitality and viability of the central area in case of Naghshe Jahan square which situated at the center of Isfahan city, Iran. Constructed between 1598 and 1629, it is now an important historical site, and one of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites.
Digital Object Identifier (DOI):

References:

[1] R. Abuei, Emkan sanjie ehyaye meydane Naghshe Jahan ba tavajoh be vaze mojood va gozashteye tarikhi (In persian). Master thesis of Isfahan Art University, (1998).
[2] N. Ahmadi, Nahad-e Waqf:degargoun-iha va karkard-haye farhangimazhabi- e an dar asr-e Safavi (in Persian). (PhD dissertation, Alzahra University), (2002).
[3] A. Ashraf, Characteristics of Urban History in Iran. Social science letter. First set. Social Science University. Tehran. Iran, (1974).
[4] C. J. L. Balasas, City Centre Revitalization in Portugal: A Study of Lisbon and Porto, Urban Design, 12(2), (2007), 231–259.
[5] M. Burayidi, (Ed.) Downtowns—Revitalizing the Centres of Urban Communities (London: Routledge), (2001).
[6] DoE, Department of the Environment, Planning Policy Guidance Note 6; Town Centres and Retail Development HMSO, London, (1993).
[7] DoE, Department of the Environment, Vital and Viable Town Centres (London: HMSO), (1994).
[8] URL:http://mehremihan.ir/fartoor/1353-naghshejahan-ghajar.htmlA.
[9] Domingues, Baixa em baixo?, Pu´ blico, 8 January, (2001).
[10] L. Ford, America’s New Downtowns—Revitalization or Reinvention? (Baltimore: the Johns Hopkins Press), (2003).
[11] B. Frieden, & L. Sagalyn, Downtown, Inc.: How America Rebuilds Cities (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press), (1989).
[12] K. Gotham, Critical Perspectives on Urban Redevelopment, and Research in Urban Sociology Vol. 6 (London: JAI), (2001).
[13] F. Habib, A Socio-Cultural Attempt in Perceiving Urban Space: ChaharBagh Street, PhD thesis. Eastern Mediterranean University. Gazimagusa. North Cyprus, (2008).
[14] P. Healey, Collaborative Planning: Shaping Places in Fragmented Societies, 2nd edn (New York: Palgrave Macmillan), (2006).
[15] L. Honarfar, Meydane Naghshe Jahan, Jurnal of Honar va Mardom, No 105, (1971).
[16] P. Knox, Urban Social Geography (New York: Longman), (1995).
[17] Lynch, K. What Time is this Place? MIT Press, Massachusetts, (1972).
[18] N. Portas, As Politicas de Reforc¸o das Centralidades, in: Viva o Centro (Ed.) Os Centros das Metro´poles, (2001). 121–134, Sa˜o Paulo: Imprensa Oficial do Estado.
[19] R. Rafiemanzelat, A Study on the Development of Livable City Centres: The Case of Famagusta, North Cyprus, Master thesis, Department of Architecture, Eastern Mediterraneian University, (2014).
[20] P. Roberts, The evolution, definition and purpose of urban regeneration, in: P. Roberts &H. Sykes (Eds) Urban Regeneration, A Handbook, (2000), pp. 9–36 (London: Sage).
[21] M. Sarraf, Vestiges of Urban Spirit, Isfahan’s Urban Fabric through Socio-spatial Transformations, (LICENTIATE THESIS, KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, School of Architecture & the Built Environment Stockholm), (2010).
[22] C. Stone, Regime Politics, Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, (1989).
[23] URL:http://naghshejahan.persianblog.ir/tag/%D9%85%DB%8C%D8% AF%D8%A7%D9%86_%D8%B4%D8%A7%D9%87
[24] W.H. Whyte, City; Rediscovering the Center. University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, (2009).
[25] E. F. Schmidt, photo from; http://www.helli8school.ir/ ModuleDefinitions/NewsArticles/ViewArticle.aspx?ArticleId=103
[26] URL: http://www.isfahancht.ir/Fa.aspx?p=36,
Vol:12 No:11 2018Vol:12 No:10 2018Vol:12 No:09 2018Vol:12 No:08 2018Vol:12 No:07 2018Vol:12 No:06 2018Vol:12 No:05 2018Vol:12 No:04 2018Vol:12 No:03 2018Vol:12 No:02 2018Vol:12 No:01 2018
Vol:11 No:12 2017Vol:11 No:11 2017Vol:11 No:10 2017Vol:11 No:09 2017Vol:11 No:08 2017Vol:11 No:07 2017Vol:11 No:06 2017Vol:11 No:05 2017Vol:11 No:04 2017Vol:11 No:03 2017Vol:11 No:02 2017Vol:11 No:01 2017
Vol:10 No:12 2016Vol:10 No:11 2016Vol:10 No:10 2016Vol:10 No:09 2016Vol:10 No:08 2016Vol:10 No:07 2016Vol:10 No:06 2016Vol:10 No:05 2016Vol:10 No:04 2016Vol:10 No:03 2016Vol:10 No:02 2016Vol:10 No:01 2016
Vol:9 No:12 2015Vol:9 No:11 2015Vol:9 No:10 2015Vol:9 No:09 2015Vol:9 No:08 2015Vol:9 No:07 2015Vol:9 No:06 2015Vol:9 No:05 2015Vol:9 No:04 2015Vol:9 No:03 2015Vol:9 No:02 2015Vol:9 No:01 2015
Vol:8 No:12 2014Vol:8 No:11 2014Vol:8 No:10 2014Vol:8 No:09 2014Vol:8 No:08 2014Vol:8 No:07 2014Vol:8 No:06 2014Vol:8 No:05 2014Vol:8 No:04 2014Vol:8 No:03 2014Vol:8 No:02 2014Vol:8 No:01 2014
Vol:7 No:12 2013Vol:7 No:11 2013Vol:7 No:10 2013Vol:7 No:09 2013Vol:7 No:08 2013Vol:7 No:07 2013Vol:7 No:06 2013Vol:7 No:05 2013Vol:7 No:04 2013Vol:7 No:03 2013Vol:7 No:02 2013Vol:7 No:01 2013
Vol:6 No:12 2012Vol:6 No:11 2012Vol:6 No:10 2012Vol:6 No:09 2012Vol:6 No:08 2012Vol:6 No:07 2012Vol:6 No:06 2012Vol:6 No:05 2012Vol:6 No:04 2012Vol:6 No:03 2012Vol:6 No:02 2012Vol:6 No:01 2012
Vol:5 No:12 2011Vol:5 No:11 2011Vol:5 No:10 2011Vol:5 No:09 2011Vol:5 No:08 2011Vol:5 No:07 2011Vol:5 No:06 2011Vol:5 No:05 2011Vol:5 No:04 2011Vol:5 No:03 2011Vol:5 No:02 2011Vol:5 No:01 2011
Vol:4 No:12 2010Vol:4 No:11 2010Vol:4 No:10 2010Vol:4 No:09 2010Vol:4 No:08 2010Vol:4 No:07 2010Vol:4 No:06 2010Vol:4 No:05 2010Vol:4 No:04 2010Vol:4 No:03 2010Vol:4 No:02 2010Vol:4 No:01 2010
Vol:3 No:12 2009Vol:3 No:11 2009Vol:3 No:10 2009Vol:3 No:09 2009Vol:3 No:08 2009Vol:3 No:07 2009Vol:3 No:06 2009Vol:3 No:05 2009Vol:3 No:04 2009Vol:3 No:03 2009Vol:3 No:02 2009Vol:3 No:01 2009
Vol:2 No:12 2008Vol:2 No:11 2008Vol:2 No:10 2008Vol:2 No:09 2008Vol:2 No:08 2008Vol:2 No:07 2008Vol:2 No:06 2008Vol:2 No:05 2008Vol:2 No:04 2008Vol:2 No:03 2008Vol:2 No:02 2008Vol:2 No:01 2008
Vol:1 No:12 2007Vol:1 No:11 2007Vol:1 No:10 2007Vol:1 No:09 2007Vol:1 No:08 2007Vol:1 No:07 2007Vol:1 No:06 2007Vol:1 No:05 2007Vol:1 No:04 2007Vol:1 No:03 2007Vol:1 No:02 2007Vol:1 No:01 2007