Paper Information

Journal:   WOMAN & STUDY OF FAMILY   WINTER 2012 , Volume 4 , Number 14; Page(s) 119 To 142.
 
Paper:  A STUDY OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN WOMEN SANCTUM CONCEPT AND CREATION OF ENTRANCE SPACE IN IRANIAN ARCHITECTURE
 
Author(s):  TOOFAN SAHAR*
 
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Abstract: 

The aim of this paper is to deeply pay attention to the relationship between the concept of confidence and women position with creation of entrance space in Iranian architecture. The research method used is "descriptive-analytical study" method based on investigating patterns of architectural cases. The statistical population included all information, documents, plans and pictures of traditional houses at various climates in Iran, and the samples were selected randomly. All case studies are identified traditional houses, all confirmed and registered by valid organs, such as document center of cultural heritage and archives of architecture faculty. Architectural data were analyzed by modeling with Auto-Cad system, controlled with space standards, and then by drawing graphs and diagrams. Important results of this research are hierarchy of confidentiality about creation of entrance space, the strong relationship between women's worth with artistic and functional entrancing at traditional houses, as well as the relation of women's social significance and entrance place architecture. The main conclusion is the "transformation of Islamic art and architecture in the exalted concepts of Islam and respect for women."

 
Keyword(s): WOMEN, SANCTUM, IRANIAN ARCHITECTURE, ENTRANCE SPACE
 
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