ARCHITECTURAL PSYCHOLOGY

the study of the implications of a built environment on human behavior. This represents a major subtopic in environmental psychology. Also known as design and behavior.

ARCHITECTURAL PSYCHOLOGY: "Architectural psychology refers to the implications of a built environment on behaviors - for example, the building of a skate park may be expected to yield increases in exercise and skating behaviors. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ARCHITECTURAL PSYCHOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/architectural-psychology/ (accessed February 23, 2020).
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