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Resilience of Outdoor Spaces in an Era of Climate Change: The Problem of Developing Countries

Department of Geography and Human Environment, Tel Aviv University, POB, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Sustainability 2013, 5(1), 90-99; https://doi.org/10.3390/su5010090
Received: 9 October 2012 / Revised: 23 December 2012 / Accepted: 25 December 2012 / Published: 4 January 2013
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Coping with Climate Change in Developing Countries)
This paper recommends expanding research on the interrelations between climate change, cities, culture and the way climate change influences participants’ thermal, emotional and perceptual well-being in public spaces as a key step in developing contextual design codes for outdoor public spaces. Proposing a general framework to address climate challenges in developing countries, the paper advocates focusing on the developing world, where outdoor spaces are extremely vulnerable and available studies are scarce. View Full-Text
Keywords: microclimate; outdoor public spaces; climate change; culture; design codes microclimate; outdoor public spaces; climate change; culture; design codes
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Hatuka, T.; Saaroni, H. Resilience of Outdoor Spaces in an Era of Climate Change: The Problem of Developing Countries. Sustainability 2013, 5, 90-99. https://doi.org/10.3390/su5010090

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Hatuka T, Saaroni H. Resilience of Outdoor Spaces in an Era of Climate Change: The Problem of Developing Countries. Sustainability. 2013; 5(1):90-99. https://doi.org/10.3390/su5010090

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Hatuka, Tali, and Hadas Saaroni. 2013. "Resilience of Outdoor Spaces in an Era of Climate Change: The Problem of Developing Countries" Sustainability 5, no. 1: 90-99. https://doi.org/10.3390/su5010090

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