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Planning Middle Eastern cities : an urban kaleidoscope in a globalizing world / edited by Yasser Elsheshtawy.

Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2004.
Series:
Planning, history, and the environment series.
Planning, history, and the environment series
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 210 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
City planning -- Middle East.
Contents:
The Middle East city : moving beyond the narrative of loss / Yasser Elsheshtawy
The merits of cities' locations / Jamel Akbar
The spatial development and urban transformation of colonial and postcolonial Algiers / Karim Hadjri and Mohamed Osmani
Globalization and the search for modern local architecture : learning from Baghdad / Hoshiar Nooradin
Sana'a : transformation of the old city and the impacts of the modern era / Khaled A. Al-Sallal
Lake Tunis, or the concept of the third centre / Bechir Kenzari
Cairo's urban déjà vu : globalization and urban fantasies / Khaled Adham
Redrawing boundaries : Dubai, an emerging global city / Yasser Elsheshtawy.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Classes of 1883 and 1884 Fund.
Contributor:
Elsheshtawy, Yasser.
Classes of 1883 and 1884 Fund.
ISBN:
0415304008 (hb)
OCLC:
54677787
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