Attributes of Successful Public Spaces through Users Perception

  • Maimunah Ramlee Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA Shah Alam, Malaysia
  • Dasimah Omar Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA Shah Alam, Malaysia
  • Rodzyah Mohd Yunus Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA Shah Alam, Malaysia
  • Zalina Samadi Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA Shah Alam, Malaysia
Keywords: Public space, successful attributes, users perception, revitalization

Abstract

The success of the revitalization program of urban public space is viewed through attributes that have been identified. This study aims to investigate the perception of users in public space through the on-site survey. In summary, the motivations, behavioural patterns, impressions on the public space as an attraction and the perceived importance of urban public spaces in the development of the city are important attributes for successful public space. The findings of this study will show main attributes in successful revitalization of urban public space based on users perception and can be used in a meaningful way to the users. 

Keywords: Public space; successful attributes; users perception; revitalization 

eISSN 2398-4279 © 2018. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia. 

https://doi.org/10.21834/ajqol.v3i11.118

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Published
2018-05-20
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