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Social and psychological effects of living in high-rise buildings

Susan Young

Social and psychological effects of living in high-rise buildings

by Susan Young

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Published by Ian Buchan Fell Research Project on Housing, University of Sydney in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • High-rise apartment buildings -- Social aspects.,
  • High-rise apartment buildings -- Psychological aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 32-36.

    StatementSusan Young.
    SeriesPublication - Ian Buchan Fell Research Project on Housing, Faculty of Architecture, University of Sydney ; 16
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD7287.6.A3 Y68
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p. ;
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4606108M
    ISBN 100855770163
    LC Control Number77369382
    OCLC/WorldCa3213633

    Jeanne Gang | International Journal of High-Rise Buildings ways in our current work. 2. Exo-Spatial Exploring the idea of outdoor living and its poten- tial social dimensions An exo-spatial building strives to be socially vibrant on its entire exterior surface. It reinterprets architectural ele-. This branch of psychology was introduced in the late s, when psychologists started their research on the effects of the Holocaust on people. This concept gradually gained momentum throughout the 20th century, and psychologists later studied the effects of wars and social rejections on groups of people.

      Effects of Poverty on Children. It’s no question that poverty and its effects harms communities and even entire countries, but did you know that it directly impacts children as well? Children living in poverty experience a wide variety of risk factors, ranging from health concerns to increased difficulties at school.   Living in super tall residential buildings of 60 or more storeys high is increasingly quite common in Hong Kong. Although the tallest residential building is presently storey, Singapore is building to storey housing in its city centre. This book seeks to examine the high-rise living experience of Hong Kong and Singapore.

    Get this from a library! The psychological effects of living in high-rise apartments in the United States. [James L Gordon]. SOCIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN SPACE 19 THE SUSTAINABLE BUILDING DEVELOPMENT OF A “GENIUS LOCI” Buildings surround us. Constructions greatly influence the human living en-vironment in any case. Constructions, mainly great ones, have a strong impact on the place where they are built.


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Social and psychological effects of living in high-rise buildings by Susan Young Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Consequences of Highrise Living. InProfessor Robert Gifford of the University of Victoria, published an article, “The Consequences of Living in High-Rise Buildings,” in the journal Architectural Science Review.

Gifford’s interest was to review the literature on the psychological impacts of tall buildings on their occupants. Social and psychological effects of living in high-rise buildings. [Susan Young] Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews # High-rise apartment buildings--Social aspects\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema.

English, Book edition: Social and psychological effects of living in high-rise buildings / Susan Young. Social and psychological effects of living in high-rise buildings This edition published in by Ian Buchan Fell Research Project on Housing, University of Sydney in :   According to Clare, more people living in high-rise buildings means more people living in social and economic silos where the chance encounters of Author: Cait Etherington.

Different types of high-rise residential buildings have proliferated in different countries at least since the s, for a range of reasons. This paper aims to provide an overview of the current state of evidence on how planning, urban design and architectural aspects of high-rise residential buildings may influence social well-being and mental health.

Abstract A full account of architectural science must include empirical findings about the social and psychological influences that buildings have on their occupants.

Tall residential buildings can have a myriad of such effects. This review summarizes the results of research on the influences of high-rise buildings on residents' experiences of the building, satisfaction, preferences, social.

Tall residential buildings can have a myriad of such effects. This review summarizes the results of research on the influences of high-rise buildings on residents' experiences of the building. Tall residential buildings can have a myriad of such effects.

This review summarizes the results of research on the influences of high-rise buildings on residents' experiences of the building, satisfaction, preferences, social behavior, crime and fear of crime.

on the psychological, behavioral and interpersonal influences of high-rise buildings. A Brief History of High-Rise Buildings If the minimal definition of a high-rise is a building taller than three storeys, then the history of high rises may be traced back to the pyramids of Egypt (about 48 storeys in height) and the Tower of Babel.

The Psychological Cost of Boring Buildings. By Jacoba Urist. But there could be more than an economic or nostalgic price to impersonal retail and high-rise construction: Now take their findings and imagine the cumulative effects of living or working in the same oppressively dull environs day after day, said Ellard.

Another paper from compared elderly African-Americans living in high-rise and low-rise buildings in Nashville. The high risers had a higher incidence of depression, phobias, schizophrenia. 2. Lauren Costello, “From Prisons to Penthouses: The Changing Images of High-Rise Living in Melbourne,” Housing Studies, vol 20 no 1,49– 3.

Robert Gifford, “The Consequences of Living in High-Rise Buildings,” Architectural Science Review, vol. "High-rise living has a number of drawbacks including social isolation and diminished public realm amenity," said Professor Clare, who with partner Lindsay Clare won the.

Social effects — "vertical gated community" syndrome, social exclusion, lack of activation of the street 6. Psychological effects for pedestrians and nearby residents. This depends greatly on the aesthetics of the building, but there is research to show that a novel design that falls out of.

Social and psychological effects of living in high-rise buildings / Susan Young High rise families: Hong Kong / visiting consultants Joan Clarke, Alan Nichols, local consultants Julia Children in high rise flats / [edited by] Ross King. Living in a high-rise creates a very finite and encapsulated world in and of itself.

both physical, social and psychological. High-rises are vertical sprawl high-rise buildings are built largely of steel and concrete and are less sustainable than low rise and mid-rise buildings built largely of wood; steel and concrete produce a lot.

Gifford, R. The consequences of living in high-rise buildings. Architectural Science Review, 50(1), The Consequences of Living in High-Rise Buildings. In book: Designing High-Density Cities: for social and environmnetal sustainability, Chapter: The social and psychological issues of high-density city space., Publisher: Earthscan, Editors: Ng, E.

What Is Social Psychology? According to psychologist Gordon Allport, social psychology uses scientific methods "to understand and explain how the thoughts, feelings, and behavior of individuals are influenced by the actual, imagined, or implied the presence of other human beings." Essentially, social psychology is about understanding how each person's individual.

Some studies have implied an association between high-rise and mental health more generally, but the historic use of this building form for social housing suggests it’s a sorting effect, not causal. Nicholas Boys Smith, founder of built environment social enterprise Create Streets, analysed academic studies on high-rise living for his report on the design of cities.

According to Boys.