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Whose tradition? discourses on the built environment

Author: Nezar AlSayyad
Publisher: London New York Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group 2017
Series: Planning, history and environment series
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Named Person: Tradition
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nezar AlSayyad
ISBN: 9781138192072 1138192074 9781315640112 1315640112
OCLC Number: 1002810175
Description: xiv, 320 Seiten 25 cm
Contents: Preface viiThe Editors and Contributors ixPrologueWhose Tradition? Nezar AlSayyadPart I: Place: Whose Nation, Whose City?1 Tradition and Its Aftermath: Jakarta's Urban Politics Abidin Kusno2 Tradition as an Imposed and Elite Inheritance: Yangon's ModernPast Jayde Lin Roberts3 Mega-Events, Socio-Spatial Fragmentation, and Extraterritorialityin the City of Exception: The Case of Pre-Olympic Rio deJaneiro Anne-Marie BroudehouxPart II: People: Whose Indigeneity?4 Revamping Tradition: Contested Politics of 'the Indigenous' inPostcolonial Hong Kong Shu-Mei Huang5 Their Voice or Mine? Debating People's Agency in theConstruction of Adivasi Architectural Histories Gauri Bharat6 Malaysianization, Malayization, Islamization: The Politics ofTradition in Greater Kuala Lumpur Tim Bunnellvi Whose Tradition?Part III: Colonialism: Whose Architecture?7 How the Past and the Future Have Influenced the Design ofGuam's Government House Marvin Brown8 The Missing 'Brazilianness' of Nineteenth-Century BrazilianArt and Architecture Pedro Paulo Palazzo and Ana Amelia de Paula Moura9 Empire in the City: Politicizing Urban Memorials ofColonialism in Portugal and Mozambique Tiago CastelaPart IV: Time: Whose Identity?10 Whose Neighbourhood? Identity Politics, CommunityOrganizing, and Historic Preservation in St. Louis Susanne Cowan11 Cosmopolitan Architects and Discourses of Tradition andModernity in Post-Independence Africa Jennifer Gaugler12 New Traditions of Placemaking in West-Central Africa Mark Gillem and Lyndsey DeatonReflections13 The Agency of Belonging: Identifying and Inhabiting Tradition Mike Robinson14 Process and Polemic Dell Upton
Series Title: Planning, history and environment series
Responsibility: edited by Alsayyad, Mark Gillem, David Moffat


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