Object structure

Title:

Spatial analysis of urban network of Wrocław

Subtitle:

Europa XXI 19 (2009)

Creator:

Saeid, Ahmed. A. H. ; Masztalski, Robert

Publisher:

IGiPZ PAN

Place of publishing:

Warszawa

Date issued/created:

2009

Description:

29 cm

Subject and Keywords:

spatial morphology ; urban network ; urban growth ; Space Syntax Theory ; Wrocław

Abstract:

The paper aims to understand the morphological transformation of the urban network of Wrocław caused by the rapid development and urban growth impacts. In an attempt to investigate the reason for morphological transformation of Wrocław urban network, the study focuses on the analysis of their spatial transformation through the comparative syntactic analysis during the historic process of growth of Wrocław. The spatial analysis based on ‘Space Syntax’ theories and techniques.

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Relation:

Europa XXI

Volume:

19

Start page:

71

End page:

89

Resource Type:

Article

Format:

File size 2 MB ; application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

1429-7132 ; 10.7163/Eu21.2008.19.6

Source:

CBGiOŚ. IGiPZ PAN, call nos.: Cz.6406, Cz.6407 ; click here to follow the link

Language:

eng

Rights:

Rights Reserved - Free Access

Terms of use:

Copyright-protected material. May be used within the limits of statutory user freedoms

Digitizing institution:

Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Central Library of Geography and Environmental Protection. Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization PAS

Projects co-financed by:

European Union. European Regional Development Fund ; Programme Innovative Economy, 2010-2014, Priority Axis 2. R&D infrastructure

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