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Shaping Development in Limited Resources Settings – Notes on the Egyptian Context

  • February 15, 2021
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Since the late 1940’s, through the second half of the Twentieth Century and till the present; “Development” at its various levels (comprehensive, urban and community)remained a major concern, a nagging preoccupation, a controversial issue and a major challenge to “Developed” and “Developing” countries. “Development” is the process and means to cause, guide, change and transform […]

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Shaping Development in Limited Resources Settings – Notes on the Egyptian Context

  • February 15, 2021
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Since the late 1940’s, through the second half of the Twentieth Century and till the present; “Development” at its various levels (comprehensive, urban and community)remained a major concern, a nagging preoccupation, a controversial issue and a major challenge to “Developed” and “Developing” countries. “Development” is the process and means to cause, guide, change and transform […]

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Architecture for the Dead : Cairo’s Medieval Necropolis

  • February 15, 2021
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from the windows, shop fronts on the sidewalks, and children kicking balls around the streets. Indeed, the area had evolved into a bona fide residential district stretching north to Barquq, and it was the same to the south, at al-Shafi’i. But moving away from these poles of attraction – the mosque-mausoleathe fabric gradually evolved into […]

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Cities’ Identity Through Architecture and Arts

  • January 18, 2021
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This book covers a broad range of topics relating to architecture and urban design, such as the conservation of cities’ culture and identity through design and planning processes, various ideologies and approaches to achieving more sustainable cities while retaining their identities, and strategies to help cities advertise themselves on the global market. Every city has […]

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خرائط القـــاهرة

  • November 8, 2020
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شاهد على العمران المؤلفون : طــارق والــي              شيمــاء شاهين              إيهاب زعقوق تاريخ الاصدار : يوليو 2020 اللغة : العربية رابط التعريف الرقمي : https://doi.org/10.47288/TWC.DB.004.2020 ذاكرة المكان تعتمد على ما يحفظه المجتمع من الزمان سواء كانت نصوص مروية أو نصوص مرسومة وهي بذلك في علاقة جدلية بين الإنسان والتاريخ […]

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