- 公益社団法人 日本都市計画学会
- 都市計画論文集 (ISSN:09160647)
- vol.36, pp.763-768, 2001-10-25 (Released:2017-12-01)
The purpose of this article is to grasp people's sitting behavior on streets spaces. Design survey of the spatial apparatus for sitting, observatory survey of the sitting people and interview research for sitting peoples' psychological situation are conducted at the Harajuku area Shibuya-word. Tokyo pref. the conclusions are as follows. 1. Spatial apparatus for sitting on streets spaces are grouped into 18 types using form and function category. 2. Sitting people have preference for choosing the sitting apparatus, which is depending on spatial apparatus type, surroundings atmosphere and purpose of sitting behavior. 3. Peoples who sit on spatial apparatus essentially not for sitting tend to relax and to sit longer than who use spatial apparatus for sitting.