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Yücel Can Severcan

E-mail
yucelcan@metu.edu.tr
Department
Department of City and Regional Planning
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Predictors of children's satisfaction with mass housing
Severcan, Yücel Can (Informa UK Limited, 2020-01-02)
This article explores the predictors of children's satisfaction with mass housing, which were built in the context of squatter housing regeneration. The results are based on a survey of 186 nine-to-twelve-year-old children...
Residential relocation and children's satisfaction with mass housing
Severcan, Yücel Can (Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Architecture, 2019-01-01)
This article investigates the effects of relocation on children's satisfaction with mass housing built in the context of squatter housing regeneration. The results are based on a survey and group interviews with 137 nine-t...
Changing places, changing childhoods: Regeneration and children's use of place in Istanbul
Severcan, Yücel Can (2018-08-01)
This article is based on a comparative study of 9- to 11-year-old children's place use and preferences in six low-income historic Istanbul neighbourhoods with varying degrees of redevelopment. Data on places used and prefe...
THE EFFECTS OF CHILDREN'S PARTICIPATION IN PLANNING AND DESIGN ACTIVITIES ON THEIR PLACE ATTACHMENT
Severcan, Yücel Can (2015-12-01)
This paper proposes a theoretical framework for understanding the relationship between individuals' place attachment and their engagement in placemaking. It then presents a field study examining whether and to what extent ...
Planning for the Unexpected: Barriers to Young People's Participation in Planning in Disadvantaged Communities
Severcan, Yücel Can (2015-01-01)
This paper discusses barriers to civic engagement of disadvantaged young people that we observed in the course of a child-friendly city project in Turkey. It also emphasizes the importance of being prepared to overcome suc...
Children's places: Rural-Urban comparisons using participatory photography in the Bodrum peninsula, Turkey
Sancar, Fahriye Hazer; Severcan, Yücel Can (Informa UK Limited, 2010-08-01)
<p style="margin-bottom: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica;">Urban place-making requires an understanding of experiences and meanings ordinary people associate with com...
Master Plans for Pedestrian and Bicycle Transportation: Community Characteristics
Severcan, Yücel Can; Doescher, Mark; Levinger, David; Perry, Cynthia; Carter, Louise; Eyler, Amy; Aytur, Semra; Cradock, Angie L. I.; Evenson, Kelly R.; Heinrich, Katie; Kerr, Jacqueline; Litt, Jill; Severcan, Yucel; Voorhees, Carolyn (Human Kinetics, 2010-03-01)
Background: Recent research demonstrates the importance of targeting the built environment to support individual physical activity, particularly for people experiencing health disparities. Master plans to promote biking an...