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Ḥāmid, Aḥmad

Overview
Works: 6 works in 13 publications in 2 languages and 203 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author
Classifications: NA1585.F38, 720.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Aḥmad Ḥāmid
Hassan Fathy and continuity in islamic architecture : the birth of a new modern by Aḥmad Ḥāmid( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides new insights into Egytpian erchitect Hassan Fathy's profuse, pathbreaking design documents and built projects, while exploring the socioeconomic, environmental, psychological, and esthetic components of Fathy's work in the light of a quest for a new universal modernity for the 21st century
Hassan Fathy and Continuity in Islamic Arts and Architecture the Birth of a New Modern by Aḥmad Ḥāmid( )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hassan Fathy, the Egyptian architect known for his recognition of the potential of vernacular forms as a vital force in contemporary architectural design, sought to integrate the traditions of Islamic art with his modern visions for living. Guided by Fathy's principles, Ahmad Hamid, an architect who collaborated with Hassan Fathy in the Institute for Appropriate Technology, identifies questions about the nature of Islamic art and its building culture, as well as the origins of modern architecture. This richly illustrated book provides new insights into Hassan Fathy's profuse, pathbreaking desi
al-Islām wa-al-kanīsah al-dūlārīyah-- ilá ayna--?! by Aḥmad Ḥāmid( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Arabic and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ṣadīqī al-Amrīkī al-baqīyah fī ḥayātik--! by Aḥmad Ḥāmid( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Arabic and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hākadhā dakhala al-Islām 36 dawlah by Aḥmad Ḥāmid( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in Arabic and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-Iftitāḥ fī sharḥ al-Miṣbāḥ by Ḥasan Ibn-ʻAlā'-ad-Dīn al-Aswad( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in Arabic and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Aḥmad Ḥāmid

حامد احمد

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Hassan Fathy and Continuity in Islamic Arts and Architecture the Birth of a New Modern