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Space use Pattern and Building Morphology in Yoruba and Benin

Adeokun , C. O. and Ekhaese, E. N. and Isaacs-Sodeye, F (2013) Space use Pattern and Building Morphology in Yoruba and Benin. In: Building Morphology and Performativity, 2013, Seoul.

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This paper presents a meta-analysis of three studies of traditional and contemporary dwellings from Benin City, and Ile-ife ,in South-West Nigeria. The first sturdy investigated the relationship between activity pattern in Ile-ife dwellings and spatail morphology, study 2 focused on culinary related activities within the domestic space, drawn from another Ile-ife sample, and the third study, on the spatial morphology of Benin domestic architecture, and meaning in space use.....

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Yoruba Architecture, Benin Architecture, Space Syntax, Activities.
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NA Architecture
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Civil Engineering and the Environment
Depositing User: Mrs Patricia Nwokealisi
Date Deposited: 28 Oct 2014 10:18
Last Modified: 28 Oct 2014 10:18

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