Proceedings of The 4th International Academic Conference on Humanities and Social Sciences
Compilation of the sense of place components in the model of Charbagh of Isfahan and prioritizing the components in order to present a solution in the design of modern streets
Hadis Allahyari, Esmaeil Salehi, and Mahin Parak
The street can play the most important role in the vitality and liveliness of urban spaces by suitable establishment of exchanges and key communications, spatial and social spaces of the city. Charbagh is a broad and direct street which was one of the main elements of the development and improvement of cities in Safavi era. “Sense of place” is one of the most important concepts associated with the place, which give rise to the creation of high quality environments. Therefore, in this research, one of the most important current issues, that is compilation of the components of sense of place in the model of Charbagh of Isfahan and prioritization of the component in order to provide a solution in the design of modern streets.To do this, the criteria of Charbagh Street were extracted and by integrating the dimensions of the sense of place (physical, functional, social, and perceptual) efficient criteria of the sense of place in the Chaharbagh pattern was obtained. In this study, the results were obtained in the framework of the results of the network analysis process. Finally, the status of sense of place in Charbagh Street in Isfahan was determined regarding their internal and external criteria. Based on the final weight of the options, in the physical criterion, the atmospheric options and the row of plantain trees were placed in the first and second priorities respectively. In the functional criterion of the sustainability option, in the social criterion communicative use and in the perceptual criterion water basins and rivers had the highest score.
Keywords: Sense of place, Charbagh of Isfahan, Modern streets, ANP.