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The Superlative City

Dubai and the Urban Condition in the Early Twenty-First Century

The Superlative City( )
Editor: Kanna, Ahmed
Other Primary Creator: Andraos, Amale
Doherty, Gareth
Easterling, Keller
Elsheshtawy, Yasser
Gharavi, Maryam Monalisa
Jensen, Boris Brorman
Katodrytis, George
Lefebvre, Virginie
Mitchell, Kevin
Ramos, Stephen
Rowe, Peter
Turan, Neyran
Wood, Dan
Series title:Aga Khan Program of the Graduate School of Design Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Harvard University, Graduate School of Design
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

Essays in The Superlative City examine the speed and aesthetic brashness of Dubai's development in the early twenty-first century. Considering both visually arresting and less sensational elements of architecture, they situate Dubai's urbanism in its contexts of architecture, urban planning and design, and historical and cultural processes.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Political Science / World / Middle Eastern
History / Middle East / Arabian Peninsula
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.474 x 9.867 x 0.377 Inches
Book Weight:0.95 Pounds

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