Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Ser. D3 (Infrastructure Planning and Management)
Online ISSN : 2185-6540
ISSN-L : 2185-6540
Infrastructure Planning and Management Vol.34 (Special Issue)
SPATIAL MOVEMENTS OF PEOPLE IN ANCIENT KYOTO, HEIAN-KYO
Masao KUWAHARAMiho IRYO
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2017 Volume 73 Issue 5 Pages I_493-I_505

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This manuscript analyses spatial movements of people living in ancient Kyoto, Heian-kyo based on various literature. For Heian-kyo, although the geometric configuration of roads and the block size are well known, living and working locations of common and noble class people and their spatial movements have not been investigated. The study first estimates the land use and population densities for every block focusing on the middle period of Heian. Then, based on the estimated nighttime and daytime population, OD volume is obtained using Entropy method and finally link volumes are estimated using the Dial's algorithm. Furthermore, movements of noble class people on New Year's Day in year of 1027 is recaptured based on Shoyuki, diary of Fujiwara no Sanesuke.

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