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Characteristics of the Morphological Identity of Ancient Buildings from the Perspective of Christopher Alexander; Case Study of Boushehr Old Tissue
International Journal of Science, Technology and Society
Volume 3, Issue 2-1, April 2015, Pages: 132-137
Received: Nov. 4, 2015; Accepted: Nov. 5, 2015; Published: Nov. 30, 2015
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Maryam Merajodin, Department of Architecture, Islamic Azad University Boushehr Branch, Boushehr, Iran
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Abstract
Similarities between cities and buildings in past times is far more than similarities among buildings that are built today. Christopher Alexander believes that the common part, is the morphological identity and have its own characteristics. In this article the correspondence between morphological identity of Bushehr architecture and Alexander’s theory has been studied. The purpose is recognition of Bushehr architecture and its manifestations. In this regard content analysis, spatial Analysis and visual analysis have been used. The research indicates that the Characteristics of morphological identity in ancient buildings, mentioned by Alexander, is seen in Bushehr architecture.
Keywords
Identity, Architecture, Old Tissu, Boushehr
To cite this article
Maryam Merajodin, Characteristics of the Morphological Identity of Ancient Buildings from the Perspective of Christopher Alexander; Case Study of Boushehr Old Tissue, International Journal of Science, Technology and Society. Special Issue: Research and Practice in Architecture and Urban Studies in Developing Countries. Vol. 3, No. 2-1, 2015, pp. 132-137. doi: 10.11648/j.ijsts.s.2015030201.35
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