The Correlation between Apartment’s Environment Character with Residents’ Sustainable Living

Astuti, Susy Budi and Wahyudie, Prasetyo and A, Lea Kristina (2020) The Correlation between Apartment’s Environment Character with Residents’ Sustainable Living. In: CONVASH 2019, 2 November 2019, Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia.

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The city is the place where various social class, ethnic and religious groups meet. The complex activities in the city demands the availability a comprehensive facility and infrastructure. This leads to the need of a built environment design to improve the life quality of its human beings. The study of relationbetween the human behavior and the built environment in Environment Behavior Studiesdiscusses about environment setting components, user groups and behavioral phenomena. The environment character influences the user behavior. Living in apartments has become a new life style of citizens in Surabaya. The various environment characters underlies the problem of how the correlation pattern is between place setting, user and behavior. The behavior of residents in the apartment’s supporting facilities has a major impact on shaping the behavioral character and sustainable livingin the apartment.The sustainable living for the apartment residents isby achieving the social needs of interaction with their environment. This has become one of the indicators for the fulfillment of city service standards in providing urban housing infrastructure that is 'smart', livable, safe and comfortable, as an effort of sustainable living formal housing in Surabaya.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: environment character sustainable living
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Depositing User: EAI Editor IV
Date Deposited: 26 May 2021 06:21
Last Modified: 26 May 2021 06:21

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