Method to Elicit Local Wisdom in Perceiving the Transformation of Historical Living Environment

Febriati Anwar, Widya Fransiska and Ossen, Dilshan Remaz and Rasidi, Mohd Hisyam (2011) Method to Elicit Local Wisdom in Perceiving the Transformation of Historical Living Environment. In: The 12th International Seminar on Environment and Architecture, 10-11th November 2011, Universitas Brawijaya.


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The study aim is to develop method of rebuilding identity study based by eliciting residents’ opinions on the historical riverside settlement in Palembang pertaining to the changing morphology of the city form. The objectives of this study include (1) literature review on analysis method on urban form transformation and people perception on urban and social transformation and (2) developing research method to rebuilding identity study. This paper answers the question of what method can be used to analyze the identity of Palembang riverside settlement based on the change of locals’ perceptions on urban and social transformation. By comparing the previous studies on the aspects of the identity, the result shows that by triangulating the previous method from urban morphology and people perception study is the proper method for rebuilding identity of riverside settlement. Paper concludes that the interdependency between urban morphology and people-place emotional bonding is a part of local wisdom that generates the identity of historical living environment

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: morphology, emotional bonding, place identity, people perception
Divisions: Faculty of Built Environment > Landscape Architecture
Depositing User: FAB IR Admin
Date Deposited: 24 Jun 2013 05:47
Last Modified: 24 Jun 2013 05:47

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