By Fatemeh Farnaz Arefian,Seyed Hossein Iradj Moeini
This e-book, in line with convention excerpts, investigates a number of facets of up to date Iranian urbanism. the subjects coated variety from the affects of political advancements at the towns’ swift socio-economic advancements, to the towns’ bothered courting with the country’s built-environment historical past and their usually ill-managed publicity to Western notions of improvement and globalisation. final yet no longer least, the country’s vulnerability to typical failures in an age of accelerating urban-population densification is additionally considered.
Alongside extra theoretically and artistically orientated debates, the book’s person contributions flip their consciousness to the now a lot larger percentage of city dwellers within the country’s emerging inhabitants. It additionally discusses the regulations designed according to those demographic strikes, together with these to advance new cities, locate housing for the surplus inhabitants in present towns, renovate historical structures and create new public areas. The practice-policy orientated contributions additionally contain these in regards to the country’s responses to traditional mess ups.
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Urban Change in Iran: Stories of Rooted Histories and Ever-accelerating Developments (The Urban Book Series) by Fatemeh Farnaz Arefian,Seyed Hossein Iradj Moeini