Urban Heritage Streets’ Revitalizing Attributes

Authors

  • Zalina Samadi Architecture Department, Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA Shah Alam, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
  • Rodzyah Mohd Yunus Architecture Department, Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA Shah Alam, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21834/aje-bs.v3i6.249

Abstract

There were 911 sites including 704 cultural, 180 natural, 27 mixed properties which were included  as  outstanding  universal  value  by  the  UNESCO  World  Heritage Convention in June 2010. Malaysian cultural heritage sites, Malacca and Georgetown, were listed since 2007. Since World Heritage Lists is not an ultimate benchmark for heritage street revitalization performance, therefore, this research will provide a set of attributing variables to investigate the revitalization attributes in creating a great heritage streets. The research employed unobtrusive method of content analysis and obtrusive method. This paper will share its findings based on research’s pilot study and document analysis.

Keywords urban architectural heritage, urban revitalization, revitalization index

eISSN 2514-751X © 2018. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open-access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.

Published

2018-01-02

How to Cite

Samadi, Z., & Mohd Yunus, R. (2018). Urban Heritage Streets’ Revitalizing Attributes. Asian Journal of Environment-Behaviour Studies, 3(6), 191-199. https://doi.org/10.21834/aje-bs.v3i6.249

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