A lived hermetic of people and place: Phenomenology and space syntax

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dc.contributor.author Seamon, David
dc.date.accessioned 2009-08-24T17:57:16Z
dc.date.available 2009-08-24T17:57:16Z
dc.date.issued 2009-08-24T17:57:16Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/1689
dc.description.abstract This paper examines ways in which a phenomenological approach might contribute to space syntax research, drawing on three themes that mark the heart of phenomenological investigation: (1) understanding grounded in real-world experience; (2) human immersion in world; and (3) describing the lifeworld—a person or group’s everyday world of taken-for-grantedness of which the person or group is typically unaware. A major phenomenological question is how space syntax concepts, particularly the spatial configuration of the “deformed grid,” point toward a particular kind of place structure in which the spatial-temporal regularity of individual participants potentially coalesces into a larger environmental dynamic—what is termed “place ballet”—that both sustains and is sustained by an attachment to and a sense of place. en
dc.relation.uri http://www.spacesyntaxistanbul.itu.edu.tr/ en
dc.subject Body en
dc.subject Body-subject en
dc.subject Deformed grid en
dc.subject Phenomenology en
dc.subject Place en
dc.subject Space syntax en
dc.subject Place ballet
dc.title A lived hermetic of people and place: Phenomenology and space syntax en
dc.type Conference paper en
dc.date.published 2007 en
dc.citation.ctitle Proceedings, 6th International Space Syntax Symposium en
dc.citation.epage iii-16 en
dc.citation.spage iii-1 en
dc.description.conference International Space Syntax Symposium (6th : 2007 : Istanbul, Turkey) en
dc.contributor.authoreid triad en

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