La ciudad: una visión desde la psicología ambiental

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Joel Martínez-Soto


El presente artículo examina un enfoque psicoambiental para el estudio de las ciudades. En una primera sección, se analizan las raíces históricas relacionadas con los orígenes de la psicología ambiental y su participación en temáticas urbanas. Posteriormente, se expone una revisión de algunas conceptualizaciones teóricas sobre psicología ambiental y la ciudad. En un tercer plano, se emplea el modelo de Stokols (1978) sobre las tipologías transaccionales ambiente-persona para ilustrar los temas urbanos de interés en el área psicoambiental. Por último, se exponen algunos métodos cuantitativos y cualitativos empleados en el campo de la psicología ambiental para el estudio de los problemas urbanos.

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MARTÍNEZ-SOTO, Joel. La ciudad: una visión desde la psicología ambiental. Quivera Revista de Estudios Territoriales, [S.l.], v. 21, n. 1, p. 43-57, abr. 2019. ISSN 1405-8626. Disponible en: <>. Fecha de acceso: 01 jul. 2022 doi:
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