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    The Quarterly Journal of Geography and Spatial systems is a scientific research journal that publishes the research achievements of researchers, scholars, professors and students in the field of geographical sciences, urban planning and architecture.

    This journal accepts and publishes research and scientific research full text in Persian with English abstract.

    This journal is following of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical laws”

    The Journal of Geography and Spatial systems has a release license of 87287 dated 30/09/1399 from the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance. This journal will publish articles related to all the different trends of geographical sciences and disciplines related to this science that are applied and developmental.

     


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      1 - Spatial-temporal Analysis Hotspots Theft Crime in the City of semnan
      Esmaeil  Najafi Keramatalah Zayyari Ali Reza Darban Astaneh
      Issue 4 , Volume 1 , Winter 2021
      Background and Purpose:Nowadays the problem of increasing the rate of delinquency and social deviations is one of the most important and most fundamental problem in many cities in the world. After years criminologists have found that certain locations effect on crime. S Full Text
      Background and Purpose:Nowadays the problem of increasing the rate of delinquency and social deviations is one of the most important and most fundamental problem in many cities in the world. After years criminologists have found that certain locations effect on crime. So in recent years researches about the interaction between the physical environment of cities and social ills and crime has become increasingly important. Theft is one of the most important types of crime and delinquency. There are a variety of different forms of theft at the community level. Method:This study, Identifying and Spatial-temporal Analysis of urban Crime Hotspots, have been conducted in Semnan. Geographical information system and SPSS software are used in this study to do spatial and temporal analyze. In this study some crimes have been studied as a sample that took place in legal limit of Semnan city in range of 1394/1/1 until 1394/29/12. Then after preparing a database of theft and using statistical and graphical tests, crime hotspots have been identified and analyzed in a spatial way in Semnan city. This is a descriptive and analytical research and data is provided by library and statistical information and field observations. Findings and results:The results showed that the urban crime hotspots of Semnan are in the Imam street. With more details this area extends from Imam square to Mazandaran crossroad. These hotspots also lay in Semnan market. This market is in the crowded and bustling part of city and has mostly commercial function and unsuitable physical structure. It is cleared that in terms of time, the highest rate of theft in Semnan city had occurred in warm months of year as well as the initial days of the week. The results showed that most of thefts had occurred in a time between 9 A.M until 13 P.M. Manuscript Document

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      2 - amount analysis of making influence of globalization processes on villagers life quality
      Hamdollah Sojasi elham ashouri ramezan fakhraee مجید جویانی آبی بیگلو
      Issue 4 , Volume 1 , Winter 2021
      It seems that globalization have brought hope and fear.at this juncture ,globalization effects on villagers have more depth and complexity.research method is analytic-descriptive with field measurement between 10 rural areas with 118 persons sample volumes.datum gatheri Full Text
      It seems that globalization have brought hope and fear.at this juncture ,globalization effects on villagers have more depth and complexity.research method is analytic-descriptive with field measurement between 10 rural areas with 118 persons sample volumes.datum gathering are from questionnaire means in 42 indicators framework in three dimentions of economic,social,physical-environmental between Kabood Gonbad rural district of Kalat township.gained results show that villages of Kabood Gonbad rural district have affected from globalization processes unequally in a case that Gherou village have given first rank more than other villages from universal processes effects.output properties of Iran villages show that because of social,economic,political and cultural limitations magistrating on rural society and global experiences from globalization,coming threats of villages are more than their future opportunities. Manuscript Document

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      3 - Analysis of the livability of mass housing (Case study: Bahar neighborhood of Isfahan)
      farzaneh dehghani gishi daryoush moradi
      Issue 4 , Volume 1 , Winter 2021
      Increasing population in cities has led to mass housing. Today, the erosion of dense areas and high-rise buildings are among the realities of large cities and have created special problems, problems and needs. Such tissues are facing a decrease in living conditions day Full Text
      Increasing population in cities has led to mass housing. Today, the erosion of dense areas and high-rise buildings are among the realities of large cities and have created special problems, problems and needs. Such tissues are facing a decrease in living conditions day by day. Because of physical deterioration, lack of proper facilities, services and urban infrastructure is vulnerable and has a low spatial, environmental and economic value. Bahar neighborhood, which is located in the south of Isfahan, after 47 years of its construction, has faced a decline in livability conditions, and these old buildings have created an unfavorable view for the 6th district of Isfahan. The main purpose of this study is to analyze the viability of residential components, production-service institutions and public housing, the condition of adapted ducts and decision-making structure. To evaluate the status of the mentioned indicators, questionnaires with a sample size 135 residents of Bahar neighborhood were compiled and analyzed using descriptive and inferential statistics and mean test using SPSS software. According to the results of the study, the spatial-activity structure of housing and decision-making structure are the most important areas in poor condition, and dilapidated and low-durability buildings, lack of investment in housing, lack of participation of residents, low economic potential of residents Resident’s lack of trust in the municipality, the difficulty of obtaining a construction permit in the neighborhood is one of its most important components Manuscript Document

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      4 - Investigating the factors affecting urban competitiveness in historical contexts Case study: The historical context of Amol
      saeed golzartaher فرزین  محمودی سیدمحمود میثاقی
      Issue 4 , Volume 1 , Winter 2021
      Today, urban competitiveness is the main challenge for city managers in achieving a decent position for cities. To this end, identifying the key components of promoting urban competitiveness is one of the key factors in maintaining and developing cities. This study seek Full Text
      Today, urban competitiveness is the main challenge for city managers in achieving a decent position for cities. To this end, identifying the key components of promoting urban competitiveness is one of the key factors in maintaining and developing cities. This study seeks to answer the question of what are the tools and factors affecting urban competitiveness in general and the contexts of urban competitiveness in the historical context of Amol city in particular. To answer these question, two field and library methods have been used to collect and analyze information and the research results have been obtained by descriptive-analytical method. The results of the research show that the historical context of Amol in the field of interaction, culture, traditions of local people as human factors affecting the competitiveness of cities, has great potential for the development of urban tourism. Also in the field of innovation, creativity and local talents, the historical context of Amol has talents such as having cultural and local industries and having traditional music, which can be considered for the development of urban entrepreneurship and urban branding, respectively. Therefore, the historical context of Amol has effective contexts on urban competitiveness in the province. Manuscript Document
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    • Open Access Article

      1 - Analysis of the livability of mass housing (Case study: Bahar neighborhood of Isfahan)
      farzaneh dehghani gishi daryoush moradi
      Issue 4 , Volume 1 , Winter 2021
      Increasing population in cities has led to mass housing. Today, the erosion of dense areas and high-rise buildings are among the realities of large cities and have created special problems, problems and needs. Such tissues are facing a decrease in living conditions day Full Text
      Increasing population in cities has led to mass housing. Today, the erosion of dense areas and high-rise buildings are among the realities of large cities and have created special problems, problems and needs. Such tissues are facing a decrease in living conditions day by day. Because of physical deterioration, lack of proper facilities, services and urban infrastructure is vulnerable and has a low spatial, environmental and economic value. Bahar neighborhood, which is located in the south of Isfahan, after 47 years of its construction, has faced a decline in livability conditions, and these old buildings have created an unfavorable view for the 6th district of Isfahan. The main purpose of this study is to analyze the viability of residential components, production-service institutions and public housing, the condition of adapted ducts and decision-making structure. To evaluate the status of the mentioned indicators, questionnaires with a sample size 135 residents of Bahar neighborhood were compiled and analyzed using descriptive and inferential statistics and mean test using SPSS software. According to the results of the study, the spatial-activity structure of housing and decision-making structure are the most important areas in poor condition, and dilapidated and low-durability buildings, lack of investment in housing, lack of participation of residents, low economic potential of residents Resident’s lack of trust in the municipality, the difficulty of obtaining a construction permit in the neighborhood is one of its most important components Manuscript Document

    • Open Access Article

      2 - Spatial-temporal Analysis Hotspots Theft Crime in the City of semnan
      Esmaeil  Najafi Keramatalah Zayyari Ali Reza Darban Astaneh
      Issue 4 , Volume 1 , Winter 2021
      Background and Purpose:Nowadays the problem of increasing the rate of delinquency and social deviations is one of the most important and most fundamental problem in many cities in the world. After years criminologists have found that certain locations effect on crime. S Full Text
      Background and Purpose:Nowadays the problem of increasing the rate of delinquency and social deviations is one of the most important and most fundamental problem in many cities in the world. After years criminologists have found that certain locations effect on crime. So in recent years researches about the interaction between the physical environment of cities and social ills and crime has become increasingly important. Theft is one of the most important types of crime and delinquency. There are a variety of different forms of theft at the community level. Method:This study, Identifying and Spatial-temporal Analysis of urban Crime Hotspots, have been conducted in Semnan. Geographical information system and SPSS software are used in this study to do spatial and temporal analyze. In this study some crimes have been studied as a sample that took place in legal limit of Semnan city in range of 1394/1/1 until 1394/29/12. Then after preparing a database of theft and using statistical and graphical tests, crime hotspots have been identified and analyzed in a spatial way in Semnan city. This is a descriptive and analytical research and data is provided by library and statistical information and field observations. Findings and results:The results showed that the urban crime hotspots of Semnan are in the Imam street. With more details this area extends from Imam square to Mazandaran crossroad. These hotspots also lay in Semnan market. This market is in the crowded and bustling part of city and has mostly commercial function and unsuitable physical structure. It is cleared that in terms of time, the highest rate of theft in Semnan city had occurred in warm months of year as well as the initial days of the week. The results showed that most of thefts had occurred in a time between 9 A.M until 13 P.M. Manuscript Document

    • Open Access Article

      3 - amount analysis of making influence of globalization processes on villagers life quality
      Hamdollah Sojasi elham ashouri ramezan fakhraee مجید جویانی آبی بیگلو
      Issue 4 , Volume 1 , Winter 2021
      It seems that globalization have brought hope and fear.at this juncture ,globalization effects on villagers have more depth and complexity.research method is analytic-descriptive with field measurement between 10 rural areas with 118 persons sample volumes.datum gatheri Full Text
      It seems that globalization have brought hope and fear.at this juncture ,globalization effects on villagers have more depth and complexity.research method is analytic-descriptive with field measurement between 10 rural areas with 118 persons sample volumes.datum gathering are from questionnaire means in 42 indicators framework in three dimentions of economic,social,physical-environmental between Kabood Gonbad rural district of Kalat township.gained results show that villages of Kabood Gonbad rural district have affected from globalization processes unequally in a case that Gherou village have given first rank more than other villages from universal processes effects.output properties of Iran villages show that because of social,economic,political and cultural limitations magistrating on rural society and global experiences from globalization,coming threats of villages are more than their future opportunities. Manuscript Document

    • Open Access Article

      4 - Investigating the factors affecting urban competitiveness in historical contexts Case study: The historical context of Amol
      saeed golzartaher فرزین  محمودی سیدمحمود میثاقی
      Issue 4 , Volume 1 , Winter 2021
      Today, urban competitiveness is the main challenge for city managers in achieving a decent position for cities. To this end, identifying the key components of promoting urban competitiveness is one of the key factors in maintaining and developing cities. This study seek Full Text
      Today, urban competitiveness is the main challenge for city managers in achieving a decent position for cities. To this end, identifying the key components of promoting urban competitiveness is one of the key factors in maintaining and developing cities. This study seeks to answer the question of what are the tools and factors affecting urban competitiveness in general and the contexts of urban competitiveness in the historical context of Amol city in particular. To answer these question, two field and library methods have been used to collect and analyze information and the research results have been obtained by descriptive-analytical method. The results of the research show that the historical context of Amol in the field of interaction, culture, traditions of local people as human factors affecting the competitiveness of cities, has great potential for the development of urban tourism. Also in the field of innovation, creativity and local talents, the historical context of Amol has talents such as having cultural and local industries and having traditional music, which can be considered for the development of urban entrepreneurship and urban branding, respectively. Therefore, the historical context of Amol has effective contexts on urban competitiveness in the province. Manuscript Document
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