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Title Urban planning in North Africa / edited by Carlos Nunes Silva
Published Oxon : Ashgate, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (225 pages)
Series Design and the built environment
Design and the built environment series.
Contents 1. Colonial and postcolonial urban planning in North Africa : an overview / Carlos Nunes Silva -- 2. Well-managed cities : old regime urban planning practices in Ottoman North Africa and their reform during the Tanzimat era / Nora Laft -- 3. The 'oldest modern' colonization in Africa / Romeo Carabelli -- 4. Ceuta circa 1930 : the construction of a functional city in the north of Africa / María Cristina García González and Salvador Guerrero López -- 5. Urban planning in Morocco : historical legacy, approached to urban policies, and changes in urban planners' roles and practices, 1960-2010 / Pascale Philifert -- 6. Urban planning in algiers in the postcolonial period : the failure of planning instruments / Tahar Baouni -- 7. The making of the urban environment in Constantine / Nadia Chabi -- 8. Urban changes in the city of Setif, Algeria : colonial and postcolonial periods / Abderrahmane Diafat and Said Madani -- 10. Broadening the study of North Africa's planning history : urban development and heritage preservation in protectorate-era and postcolonial Tunis / Daniel E. Coslett -- 11. Heritage perservation and contemporary production in northern African towns / Romeo Carabelli -- 12. Maritime ports as the testing field for a new urbanity : Centroprojekt Zagreb design for Naval Base Homs, Libya, 1976 / Mojca Smode Cvitanović, Marina Smokvina and Branko Kincl -- 13. Chase over the Nile : the social evolution of the Riverine landscape in urban Egypt / Mohamed Gamal Abdelmonem -- 14. Compromising spatial quality : modernity in the era of national state building in Cairo / Gehan Selim -- 15. British planning schemes for Alexandria and its region, 1834-1958 / Cristina Pallini and Annalisa Riccarda Scaccabarozzi
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed August 16, 2016)
Subject City planning -- Africa, North
City planning.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- City Planning & Urban Development.
North Africa.
Form Electronic book
Author Silva, Carlos Nunes.
ISBN 1315548755