Formation and the present evaluations of Sign-Architecture in commercial area of provincial city's centeral district -Case study on commercial area of Nodong-dong Street in Kyung-ju, Korea-

Lee Young-hwan, Haruhiko Goto, Lee Chang-ho

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    Abstract

    The purposes of this study are to analyze streetscape of the commercial area of Kyung-Ju, a Korean provincial city, and to clarify its characteristics. On this paper, analysis of current streetscape and its history of formation was made. We have also clarified existence of sign-architecture, style of building that is the combination of buildings of Colonial age of Japan and signboard of commercialism symbol. Although there wereno specific plan of development at the research area, streetscape of human scale was formed.

    Original languageEnglish
    Number of pages1
    JournalJournal of the City Planning Institute of Japan
    Volume38
    Issue number2
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2003 Jan 1

    Keywords

    • Commercial area
    • Provincial City
    • Sign-Architecture
    • Streetscape

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Geography, Planning and Development
    • Urban Studies

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