1-20 of 477 Search Results for

urban planning

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1987) 7 (1_and_2): 124–125.
Published: 01 August 1987
...Bishwapriya Sanyal Edwin S. Mills and Charles M. Becker, Studies in Indian Urban Development , The World Bank: Washington, DC (1986). Copyright 1987: South Asia Bulletin 1987 advancement - the level of contemporary Islam. consciousness - a task that requires...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 7–25.
Published: 01 May 2013
... the demolished pre-oil town during the first three decades of oil urbanization was more of a spectacle than a lived reality. Although the state exerted much effort and expense between 1951 and 1971 in planning for the development of a capital city to celebrate Kuwait’s newfound prosperity and progress, certain...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 214–237.
Published: 01 May 2012
... and contact with the West, paralleled thropology, political economy, urban planning, experiences in other cities in the region such as and sociology (e.g., Naser Fakouhi, Zohreh Cairo and Istanbul and brought about changes Fanni, Keramatollah Ziari, Vincent. F. Costello, in the social and physical...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 51–56.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., surpassing long-standing concerns around epidemiology and town planning that dominated nineteenth-century urbanism. While the medico-municipal histories of colonial urbanization are familiar, we know little about the emergence and process of commerce in land and the manner in which it produced particular...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 75–88.
Published: 01 May 2013
... This article also draws from Mark Shiel’s crit- and transformation — ​namely, the modernization ical understanding of the ways in which the cin- of infrastructure, town planning, and architec- ema, urban space, and society inform and shape ture — ​was determined by the revenues generated one another...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 438–450.
Published: 01 December 2015
... to the speculative conditions and to control the supply of land in the market. Even though they can receive a very good price for their land, they show no urgency to sell it. As a consequence, the state's plan to urbanize a given area, to create a stable arrangement of clear property titles, and to control land...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 495–506.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Anooradha Iyer Siddiqi Abstract Drawing from histories of art and architecture, urbanism and planning, landscape, infrastructure, and media, this themed section is premised upon framing architecture beyond the terms of aesthetics or technology toward its agency as a form of knowledge...
FIGURES | View All (9)
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 443–454.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Terry , 164 – 90 . Madison : University of Wisconsin Press , 2008 . Bigon Liora . A History of Urban Planning in Two West African Colonial Capitals: Residential Segregation in British Lagos and French Dakar (1850 – 1930) . London : Edwin Mellen Press , 2009 . Bigon Liora...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 41–58.
Published: 01 May 2013
.... The execution of these planning policies in conjunction with the use of the Garden City and Abadan as urban models shaped Ahmadi’s first decade of urban existence under the aegis of colonial urban- ism. The second section highlights KOC’s new public relations campaign aimed at assuaging criticisms leveled...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 463–469.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., Inclusive Planning, and Urban Social Security .” In Inclusive Urban Planning: State of the Urban Poor Report 2013 . Edited by Mathur O. P. New Delhi : Oxford University Press , 2014 . Bhan Gautam . “ Planned Illegalities: Housing and the ‘Failure’ of Planning in Delhi .” Economic...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 57–65.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Removal Task Force, Detroit Blight Removal Task Force Plan , 47 . Discussing earlier mobilizations of the concept of “future blight,” Gordon has pointed out that “the idea of ‘future blight’ gives developers and development officials in most states the power to blight virtually any urban parcel...
FIGURES | View All (4)
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (2): 326–341.
Published: 01 August 2008
...,” Environment and Planning D: Society and 8. For example, see Carola Hein, The Capital of Europe: struction of Meaning,” International Journal of Urban Space 6 (1988): 117 – 26. Architecture and Urban...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 455–472.
Published: 01 December 2018
... . “ Of Mimicry and Man: The Ambivalence of Colonial Discourse .” October 28 ( 1984 ): 125 – 33 . Bigon Liora . A History of Urban Planning in Two West African Colonial Capitals: Residential Segregation in British Lagos and French Dakar . Lampeter, Wales : Edwin Mellen , 2009 . Blivi...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 131–142.
Published: 01 May 2019
.... By 1977, the subdivision frenzy surpassed the original Doxiadis plan boundary of 300 km 2 to cover a total area of 700 km 2 , resulting in unprecedented urban sprawl.” 41 The Al Saud had brought in urban planners to put an end to informal housing and “remove the Bedouin” from the city. Ironically...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 465–482.
Published: 01 December 2016
... , 2009 . ———. “Speculation Illicit and Complicit: Contract, Uncertainty, and Governmentality.” Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 35 , no. 3 ( 2015 ): 392 – 407 . Bissell W. C. “Conservation and the Colonial Past: Urban Planning, Space, and Power...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 196–197.
Published: 01 May 2015
...- raswamy Prize in 2003, and his volume The Indian Public Sphere (Oxford University Press) appeared in 2009. Recent articles include “The Emergency and the New Indian Middle Class” (Modern Asian Studies, 2011) and “Special Political Zone: Urban Planning, Spatial Segregation, and the Infrastructure...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 313–327.
Published: 01 August 2019
... . “ Introduction .” Landscape, Memory, and History: Anthropological Perspectives . London : Pluto , 2003 . Tamari Salim . “ Urban Planning and the Remaking of the Public Sphere in Ottoman Palestine .” In Locating Urban Conflicts: Ethnicity, Nationalism, and the Everyday , edited by Pullan Wendy...
FIGURES | View All (4)
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 157–159.
Published: 01 May 2006
... an of legal rights and hence were doomed to fail. Thus extremely insightful narrative, this volume weaves far, the record has been clear: Israel, backed by the together postcolonial literature, development stud- United States, has dictated that politics and claims, ies, and urban planning to reveal...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 146–147.
Published: 01 May 2006
... an of legal rights and hence were doomed to fail. Thus extremely insightful narrative, this volume weaves far, the record has been clear: Israel, backed by the together postcolonial literature, development stud- United States, has dictated that politics and claims, ies, and urban planning to reveal...
Journal Article
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 148–149.
Published: 01 May 2006
... an of legal rights and hence were doomed to fail. Thus extremely insightful narrative, this volume weaves far, the record has been clear: Israel, backed by the together postcolonial literature, development stud- United States, has dictated that politics and claims, ies, and urban planning to reveal...