Islamic Garden Concept in Response to Landscape Design
This paper discusses on the Islamic garden concept in response to the heterogeneous society in Malaysia. The aim of this paper is to develop an understanding regarding the Islamic garden concept in the context of a heterogeneous society. The findings of the paper will assist in strengthening the understanding and appreciation towards the Islamic garden concept, as well as the implementation of the concept in the landscape design. The paper will relate the idea of Islamic garden concept to the landscape design towards creating an environmental setting in the era of urban regeneration.
Keywords: Islamic garden, Heterogeneous society, Landscape design; Malaysia.
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.