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Title:
Design Urban Area Toward Aging Successfully; Based on Kansei Methodology
Author:
Mohsen Ahi Andy: University of Tehran, Iran Negin Yashmi: University of Tehran, Iran
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Year:
2014
Conference:
KEER2014. Proceedings of the 5th Kanesi Engineering and Emotion Research; International Conference; Linköping; Sweden; June 11-13
Issue:
100
Article no.:
013
Pages:
171-180
No. of pages:
10
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2014-06-11
ISBN:
978-91-7519-276-5
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press; Linköpings universitet


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As globally demographic changes because of increasing life expectancy; concern about prompting greater health in old age is becoming more important. Trend shows by next three decades about 25 percent of living people are age 65 or older. Different researches has tried to define healthy aging factors objectively like ‘successful aging’ which divided aging well into three different components; physical health; social engagement and psychological health but when we look at this criteria subjectively there is no specific method to discover elder’s psychological desires. In this paper we used Kansei theory as method to define elder’s psychological needs to design built-in urban environment. As with the case for this study we choose a group of old male and female Iranian elders as participant in to understand their aesthetic; emotional; and other experiential factors which leads to design facilities and surrounding toward aging successfully and offer a framework about our target group needs; based on Kansei methodology.

Keywords: Kansei; Successful aging; urban design; Iranian elders

KEER2014. Proceedings of the 5th Kanesi Engineering and Emotion Research; International Conference; Linköping; Sweden; June 11-13

Author:
Mohsen Ahi Andy, Negin Yashmi
Title:
Design Urban Area Toward Aging Successfully; Based on Kansei Methodology
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KEER2014. Proceedings of the 5th Kanesi Engineering and Emotion Research; International Conference; Linköping; Sweden; June 11-13

Author:
Mohsen Ahi Andy, Negin Yashmi
Title:
Design Urban Area Toward Aging Successfully; Based on Kansei Methodology
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