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Social needs of the users in public open space : the involvement of socio-cultural aspects in landscape design of the outdoor urban environment in Ar-Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
(The University of Edinburgh, 1995-05-17)
With the modern development and urbanisation in the city of Ar Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, public gardens were introduced as the major public recreational facilities. The establishment of the public gardens ...
Inquiry into leisure and recreation patterns and their relationship to open space and landscape design : the case of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
(The University of Edinburgh, 1992)
Urban open spaces in Jeddah as a recreational facility fail to respond to the people's desires and needs. Factors, such as culture and climate, that influence the people behaviour and their use of the environment and ...