In collaboration with Payame Noor University and Iranian Association For Environmental Assessment (IAEA)

Document Type : Science - Research


1 Department of Architecture, Shabestar Branch, Islamic Azad University, Shabestar, Iran

2 Department of Architecture, Shabestar Branch, Islamic Azad University, Shabestar, Iran.

3 Cultural Heritage and Tourism Research Institute, Tehran, Iran

4 Department of Architecture, Tabriz Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tabriz, Iran.


The aim of this study was to identify the attitudes of residents of residential complexes regarding the possibility of social interaction in 4 residential complexes in Tabriz. The research method in the present study was descriptive-analytical. The study population is 4 residential complexes of Gol Narges, Borj Zumrod, Shahid Chamran and Fajr Eli Goli in Tabriz as the representative of two models of Intermediate and high-rise residential complexes in different parts of Tabriz. Quantitative data were collected through a researcher-made questionnaire with variables extracted from the theoretical foundations and research background. The studied components included social interactions in the living environment (social systems, physical, comfort, identity) and satisfaction with social interactions using pretest and Cronbach's alpha test, the reliability of the instrument with a coefficient higher than 0.7 was confirmed. Research data were tested using SPSS software. The residents of Shahid Chamran Complex had the most dissatisfaction in all aspects of social interactions. This study sought to provide comprehensive and appropriate solutions to major criticisms made by residents of apartments and residential complexes of Tabriz based on their critical approaches to the extent of social interaction, which can be a new approach in the field of studying the social aspects of residential complexes.


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