Damascus Ottoman Modernity and Urban Transformation

Stephan Weber -Damascus Ottoman Modernity and Urban Transformation. In the course of the industrial revolution in Europe new ideas, techniques, goods and architectural forms spread in Syria and challenged locally established patterns of urban and social organization. Still, Dama- scus never became a ”European city.” Instead, houses, public buildings and bazaars were modernized in ways […]

Tanas ma’amari

Tanas ma’amari. Tanwi’a ’ala tatbiqat al-mafhum. ’Amal al-ma’amariin al-danmarkiin fi al-buldan al-’arabiyyah (Architectural Intertextuality. Variation in the application of concepts. Works of Danish Architects in Arabic Countries) af Khaled al-Sultani.