The Resource Projecting Beirut : episodes in the construction and reconstruction of a modern city, edited by Peter G. Rowe and Hashim Sarkis

Projecting Beirut : episodes in the construction and reconstruction of a modern city, edited by Peter G. Rowe and Hashim Sarkis

Label
Projecting Beirut : episodes in the construction and reconstruction of a modern city
Title
Projecting Beirut
Title remainder
episodes in the construction and reconstruction of a modern city
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter G. Rowe and Hashim Sarkis
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
NA1476.7.B45
LC item number
P76 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rowe, Peter G
  • Sarkis, Hashim
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture
  • City planning
  • Urban renewal
  • Architecture
  • Architecture, Modern
  • Architecture
  • Stedenbouw
  • Wederopbouw
  • Stadtentwicklung
  • Beirut (Lebanon)
  • Beirut
Label
Projecting Beirut : episodes in the construction and reconstruction of a modern city, edited by Peter G. Rowe and Hashim Sarkis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The interplay of history and archaeology in Beirut / Nasser Rabbat -- Ancient Beirut: urban growth in the light of recent excavations / Helen Sader -- "Your Beirut is on my desk," Ottomanizing Beirut under Sultan Abdülhamid II (1876-1909) / Jens Hanssen -- On Solidere's motto, "Beirut: ancient city of the future" / Fares el-Dahdah -- Modern Beirut / K. Michael Hays -- From colonial style to regional revivalism: modern architecture in Lebanon and the problem of cultural identity / Jad Tabet -- The work and influence of Michel Ecochard in Lebanon / Marlène Ghorayeb -- The role of government in shaping the built environment / Assem Salam -- Spatial aspects and socio-economic processes / Peter G. Rowe -- Contested space and the forging of new cultural identities / Samir Khalaf -- The macroeconomic basis of reconstruction / Freddie C. Baz -- Transforming the site of dereliction into the urban culture of modernity: Beirut's southern suburb and Elisar Project / Mona Harb el-Kak -- The Postwar Project / Rodophe el-Khoury -- Dances with Margaret Mead: planning Beirut since 1958 / Hashim Sarkis -- The northern sector: projects and plans at sea / Joumana Ghandour Atallah -- Heart of Beirut: making the master plan for the renewal of the central district / Angus Gavin -- Beirut and the facts of myth / Jorge Silvetti -- Public space as infrastructure: the case of the postwar reconstruction of Beirut / Oussama R. Kabbani -- Beirut sublime / Rodolphe el-Khoury -- The Souks of Beirut / Rafael Moneo -- The age of physical reconstruction / Hashim Sarkis and Peter G. Rowe -- From the geography of fear to a geography of hope / H.E. Ghassan Tuéni
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
302 p.
Isbn
9783791319384
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98011909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38326390
  • (OCoLC)ocm38326390
Label
Projecting Beirut : episodes in the construction and reconstruction of a modern city, edited by Peter G. Rowe and Hashim Sarkis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The interplay of history and archaeology in Beirut / Nasser Rabbat -- Ancient Beirut: urban growth in the light of recent excavations / Helen Sader -- "Your Beirut is on my desk," Ottomanizing Beirut under Sultan Abdülhamid II (1876-1909) / Jens Hanssen -- On Solidere's motto, "Beirut: ancient city of the future" / Fares el-Dahdah -- Modern Beirut / K. Michael Hays -- From colonial style to regional revivalism: modern architecture in Lebanon and the problem of cultural identity / Jad Tabet -- The work and influence of Michel Ecochard in Lebanon / Marlène Ghorayeb -- The role of government in shaping the built environment / Assem Salam -- Spatial aspects and socio-economic processes / Peter G. Rowe -- Contested space and the forging of new cultural identities / Samir Khalaf -- The macroeconomic basis of reconstruction / Freddie C. Baz -- Transforming the site of dereliction into the urban culture of modernity: Beirut's southern suburb and Elisar Project / Mona Harb el-Kak -- The Postwar Project / Rodophe el-Khoury -- Dances with Margaret Mead: planning Beirut since 1958 / Hashim Sarkis -- The northern sector: projects and plans at sea / Joumana Ghandour Atallah -- Heart of Beirut: making the master plan for the renewal of the central district / Angus Gavin -- Beirut and the facts of myth / Jorge Silvetti -- Public space as infrastructure: the case of the postwar reconstruction of Beirut / Oussama R. Kabbani -- Beirut sublime / Rodolphe el-Khoury -- The Souks of Beirut / Rafael Moneo -- The age of physical reconstruction / Hashim Sarkis and Peter G. Rowe -- From the geography of fear to a geography of hope / H.E. Ghassan Tuéni
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
302 p.
Isbn
9783791319384
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98011909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38326390
  • (OCoLC)ocm38326390

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