Journal of
Geography and Regional Planning

  • Abbreviation: J. Geogr. Reg. Plann.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2070-1845
  • DOI: 10.5897/JGRP
  • Start Year: 2008
  • Published Articles: 354

Full Length Research Paper

Investigation of smart growth in traditional Islamic culture: Case study of Isfahan city in Iran

Ali Assari
  • Ali Assari
  • Department of Art and Architecture, Payame Noor University of Iran, Iran.
  • Google Scholar
Shahead Maghreby
  • Shahead Maghreby
  • Urban Design Department, Architecture and Urban Design School, Art University of Isfahan, Iran.
  • Google Scholar
Maryam Mousavi Nik
  • Maryam Mousavi Nik
  • Mental Health Research Center, Tehran Institute of Psychiatry, School of Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health, University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Google Scholar


  •  Received: 19 October 2016
  •  Accepted: 02 December 2016
  •  Published: 30 April 2017

References

Adamec LW (2009). Historical dictionary of Islam. Vol. 95. Scarecrow Pr.

 

Alavi N (2012). LAND USE AND LAND COVER CHANGE DETECTION IN ISFAHAN, IRAN USING REMOTE SENSING TECHNIQUES, in Master of Science in Geography. University of Ottawa: Ottawa.

 
 

Asgharpour MJ (1999). Multiple criteria decision making. Tehran: Tehran University Press.

 
 

Assari A et al. (2015). P30: Investigation of Sustainability in Road Transportation: A Case Study in Isfahan, Iran. Neurosci. J. Shefaye Khatam 2(4):80-80.

 
 

Assari A, Assari E (2012). Urban spirit and heritage conservation problems: case study Isfahan city in Iran. J. Am. Sci. 8(1):202-209.

 
 

Assari A, Birashk B, Nik MM, Naghdbishi R (2016). Impact of built environment on mental health: review of Tehran City in Iran. 8(26):81-87.

 
 

Assari A, Mahesh T (2011). Demographic comparative in heritage texture of Isfahan City. J. Geography and Regional Plann. 4(8):463-470.

 
 

Assari A, Mahesh T (2011). Urbanization Process in Iranian Cities. Asian J. Dev. Matters 5(1):151-154.

 
 

Assari A, Mahesh T, Assari E (2012). Conservation of historic urban core in traditional Islamic culture: case study of Isfahan city. Indian J. Sci. Technol. 5(1):1969-1976.

 
 

Assari A, Mahesh T, Assari E (2012). Role of public participation in sustainability of historical city: usage of TOPSIS method. Indian J. Sci. Technol. 5(3):2289-2294.

 
 

Ball S, Koruko─člu S (2009). OPERATING SYSTEM SELECTION USING FUZZY AHP AND TOPSIS METHODS. Math. Comput. Applications 14(2):119-130.
Crossref

 
 

Batisani N, Yarnal B (2011). Elasticity of capital-land substitution in housing construction, Gaborone, Botswana: Implications for smart growth policy and affordable housing. Landscape Urban Plann. 99(2):77-82.
Crossref

 
 

Benitez JM, Martin JC, Roman C (2007). Using fuzzy number for measuring quality of service in the hotel industry, Tour. Manage. 28(2):544-555.
Crossref

 
 

Bhatta B, Saraswati S, Bandyopadhyay D (2010). Urban sprawl measurement from remote sensing data. Appl. Geogr. 30(4):731-740.
Crossref

 
 

Brueckner JK (2000). Urban sprawl: diagnosis and remedies. Int. Regional Sci. Rev. 23(2):160-171.
Crossref

 
 

Cervero R (2004). Transit-oriented development in the United States: Experiences, challenges, and prospects. Vol. 102. Transportation Research Board.

 
 

Cowan R, Hall PG (2005). The Dictionary of Urbanism. Streetwise Press.

 
 

CSIR (2000). GUIDELINES FOR HUMAN SETTLEMENT PLANNING AND DESIGN. Vol. (2000). Pretoria: CSIR Building and Construction Technology. 280.

 
 

Danielsen KA, Lang RE, Fulton W (1999). Retracting suburbia: smart growth andthe future of housing. Housing Policy Debate. Housing Policy Debate 10:513-540.
Crossref

 
 

de Sousa Vale D (2008). Sustainable urban form, accessibility and travel: the relationship between polycentric urban development and commuting in Lisbon, in school of Architecture, Planning and landscape. Newcastle University: Newcastle.

 
 

Ehlers E (1991). Cities. iv. Modern urbanization and modernization in Persia. Encyclopaedia Iranica, 5(6):623-629.

 
 

Ehlers E, Floor W (1993). Urban change in Iran, 1920-1941. Iranian Stud. 26(3-4):251-275.
Crossref

 
 

Fanni Z (2006). Cities and urbanization in Iran after the Islamic revolution. elsevier science direct: Cities, 23:407-411.
Crossref

 
 

Farris JT (2001). The barriers to using urban infill development to achieve smart growth. Housing Policy Debate 12(1).
Crossref

 
 

Farzanmanesha R, Naeenib AG, Abdullaha AM (2010). Parking site selection management using Fuzzy logic and Multi Criteria Decision Making. Environment Asia.

 
 

Ferdowsian F (2001). Modern and Traditional Urban Design Concepts and Principles in Iran. University of Stuttgart, Institute of Urban Planning.

 
 

Gabriel SA, Faria JA, Moglen GE (2006). A multiobjective optimization approach to smart growth in land development. Socio-Economic Planning Sci. 40(3):212-248.
Crossref

 
 

Haase D, Nuissl H (2007). Does urban sprawl drive changes in the water balance and policy?: The case of Leipzig (Germany) 1870–2003. Landscape and Urban Planning 80(1):1-13.
Crossref

 
 

Hasse JE (2004). A geospatial approach to measuring new development tracts for characteristics of sprawl. Landscape J. 23:52-67.
Crossref

 
 

Hooshangi F (2000). Isfahan, city of paradise: A study of Safavid urban pattern anda symbolic interpretation of the Chahar-Bagh gardens, in Master's thesis. Carleton Universityfrom ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Database.

 
 

Hwang CL, Yoon K (1981). Multiple attributes decision making methods and applications. Berlin, Springel.
Crossref

 
 

Iranian Statistic Center (2009). Census data: Tehran, Iran.

 
 

Jacobs J (1961). The Death and Life of Great American Cities. New York: Random House.

 
 

Jamal Mohammadi AZ, Omid Mobaraki (2012). Urban sprawl pattern and effective factors on them: The case of Urmia city, Iran. J. Urban Regional Anal. 4(1):77-89.

 
 

Kemp RL (2005). The inner city: a handbook for renewal. 2001, McFarland & company inc publishers: North Carolina.

 
 

Kheirabadi M (2000). Iranian cities: formation and development. Syracuse Univ Pr.

 
 

Leichenko RM, Solecki WD (2005). Exporting the American dream. The globalization of suburban consumption landscapes. Regional Stud. 39:241-253.
Crossref

 
 

Miller JS, Hoel LA (2002). The "smart growth" debate: best practices for urban transportation planning. Socio-Econ. Plann. Sci. 36(1):1-24.
Crossref

 
 

Ministry of Housing and Urban Development (2008). Iranian cities and their spatial distribution in different periods: Tehran, Iran.

 
 

Mirmoghtadaee M (2010). Demands and Feasibilities of Infill Development in Iranian Urban Areas-the Case Study of Tehran. in W101 - Special Track 18th CIB World Building Congress. Salford, UK.

 
 

Moghimi L, Assari A (2016). Redefinition of Pedestrian Route-Finding Networks as a Tool to Return Vitality and Responsiveness to Yazd Khan Plaza. Curr. World Environ. 11(2):378-387.
Crossref

 
 

Mokhtari Malekabadi R (2010). The analysis of parking land use planning in Isfahan city using applied models of regional planning. urban- regional studies and research (university of Isfahan), pp. 115-134.

 
 

Price M, Benton-Short L (2008). Migrants to the metropolis: the rise of immigrant gateway cities. Syracuse University Press.

 
 

Saeed Zanganeh Shahraki DS (2011). Pere Serra, Sirio Modugno,Faranak Seifolddini,Ahmad Pourahmad, Urban sprawl pattern and land-use change detection in Yazd, Iran. Habitat International, 35(2011):521-528.
Crossref

 
 

Saoud R (2002). Introduction to the Islamic City. Manchester: Foundation for Science Technology and Civilisation.

 
 

Smart Growth (2003). Case study: Western Reverside County. Southern California Association of Governments: California. Smart Growth Online 2012 [cited 2012 15 april].

 
 

Soffianian A, et al. (2010). Mapping and Analyzing Urban Expansion Using Remotely Sensed Imagery in Isfahan, Iran. World Appl. Sci. J. 9(12):1370-1378.

 
 

Stalker P (2000). Handbook of World. New York: Oxford University Press.

 
 

Statistical-Centre-of-Iran (2006). National Census of 2006 and 1996,1986. cencuse book: Tehran,Iran.

 
 

Underwooda JG, Francis J, Gerber LR (2011). Incorporating biodiversity conservation and recreational wildlife values into smart growth land use planning. Landscape and Urban Planning pp. 136-143.
Crossref

 
 

Vadiati N, Kashkooli A (2011). Environmental Sustainability of Newly Developed City Squares in Historic Cities: Case Study of Isfahan-Iran. Procedia Eng. 21:829-837.
Crossref