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Author Kostic, A.; Djokic, L. url  doi
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  Title (up) Subjective impressions under LED and metal halide lighting Type Journal Article
  Year 2014 Publication Lighting Research and Technology Abbreviated Journal Lighting Research and Technology  
  Volume 46 Issue 3 Pages 293-307  
  Keywords lighting; outdoor lighting; subjective; LED; metal halide; *Safety; Belgrade  
  Abstract In order to compare subjective impressions created by LED and metal halide ambient lighting, a pilot project was conducted in a Belgrade park. All general requirements for an adequate comparison of subjective impressions were fulfilled. The survey was conducted using a questionnaire related to all aspects the researchers considered relevant for subjective evaluation of illuminated pedestrian paths in parks. It was concluded that the respondents, both those who had and those who did not have previous knowledge in the field of lighting, strongly preferred the use of metal halide lamps for the illumination of parks, which is in opposition to the statements of some LED manufacturers. It was also shown that light level and feelings of safety and comfort are evaluated as most important.  
  Address Faculty of Architecture, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia  
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  ISSN 1477-1535 ISBN Medium  
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  Call Number IDA @ john @ Serial 336  
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Author Morrow, E.N.; Hutton, S.A. url  openurl
  Title (up) The Chicago Alley Lighting Project: Final Evaluation Report Type Journal Article
  Year 2000 Publication Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority Abbreviated Journal  
  Volume Issue Pages  
  Keywords Public Safety  
  Abstract Begun in October of 1998, the first part of the plan sought to upgrade and improve the city's 175,000 streetlights, which illuminate the arterial and residential streets. The second part of the plan involved repairing and upgrading the lighting in and around viaducts and Chicago Transit Authority stations. The final part of the plan has been to boost lighting levels in alleys across the city as a tool for public safety and fighting crime. In the past, 90-watt lights illuminated most city alleys; alley lighting levels have been increased by installing new fixtures that can accommodate 250-watt bulbs. The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority undertook an evaluation to assess the impact of increased alley lighting on crime rates in two eight-square-block areas, with emphasis on crimes that were most likely to have occurred in alleys. The evaluation first examined change in the experimental area that received increased alley lighting over a 1-year period prior to increased alley lighting and a 1-year period thereafter. Next, change over a 6-month period before and after increased alley lighting was examined for both the experimental area and the control area. The evaluation found that reported offenses increased between the 1-year preinstallation and 1-year postinstallation study period in the experimental area where alley lighting was improved. The evaluation also found that the experimental area experienced more notable increases in reported incidents over a 6-month preinstallation and 6-month postinstallation study period compared to the control area. The evaluation could not provide a definitive explanation of these findings.  
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  Call Number LoNNe @ christopher.kyba @ Serial 453  
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Author Ditton, J.; Nair, G.; Bannister, J. url  openurl
  Title (up) The Cost-Effectiveness of Improved Street Lighting as a Crime Prevention Measure Type Journal Article
  Year 1996 Publication The Lighting Journal Abbreviated Journal  
  Volume 61 Issue 4 Pages 251–256  
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  Call Number LoNNe @ kagoburian @ Serial 1031  
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Author Edison, T.A. url  openurl
  Title (up) The dangers of electric lighting Type Journal Article
  Year 1889 Publication The North American Review Abbreviated Journal  
  Volume 149 Issue 396 Pages 625-634  
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  Call Number GFZ @ kyba @ Serial 2377  
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Author Outen, A. R. url  doi
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  Title (up) The ecological effects of road lighting Type Book Chapter
  Year 2002 Publication In: Sherwood, B.R.; Cutler, D. und Burton, J. (Hrsg.): Wildlife and Roads: The Ecological Impact. London Abbreviated Journal  
  Volume Issue Pages 133-155  
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  Call Number LoNNe @ kagoburian @ Serial 700  
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