Introduction Within geography, there are two branches, physical geography and human geography. Human geography is connected to how people relate to their built environment. Built environment is a man made environment, mostly referring to cities and the amenities used within cities. The ways in which people live and function in their cities, and the meanings
Thejas has completed Master of Planning from New Zealand. She has written widely about city planning issues. Her main area of interest is in planning theory, public spaces and humanistic based planning. Thejas has also published academically in peer-reviewed journals. She is part of the Planning Tank team and has contributed over 50 articles on various city planning issues.Thejas has written 68 articles so far, you can find them below.
What is Central Business District (CBD)? CBDs are the business hub but not the place where most people choose to reside. It is not the area that has luxury housing or dense communities like the suburban spaces that people choose to live in and buy property in. CBDs are the areas where big businesses and
Introduction I recently visited Bangalore International Center for their international water event called “Sub Merge.” The event I attended was for a public space intervention called Street Puddle Fountain or Gorilla fountain where members of the public were asked to join for free in creating small puddle fountains with garbage and trash found on Bangalore
Introduction Having a focus group for your research can be beneficial in many ways. Focus groups are usually part of qualitative research at Master’s and PhD level because there needs to be a lot of organizing and communication with many people. To organize a focus group, you will first have to advertise the position and
Introduction To conduct a field questionnaire survey, you will need to follow a logical structure and format in order to captivate the participants. Field surveys are usually carried outdoors to gain insight of the general population or a specific target group. Depending on your academic requirement, surveys are usually conducted in post-graduate studies and in