A Five-Factor Model of Human Emotional Experience of the Physical World: Insights from Environmental Psychology

Sep 18, 2014

A synthesis of environmental psychology-related neuroscience research indicates that human emotional experience of the physical environment is shaped by five factors. Designers who are familiar with the five factors that influence a user’s response to a space can create environments where desired experiences are more likely to occur.

Sally Augustin, PhD (Design with Science)
Presented at: 
2014 ANFA Conference (Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, CA)
Published & professionally reviewed by: 
Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture

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