Kabul’s old city: Implications for alternatives to “Western” housing

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dc.contributor.author Watts, Donald J.
dc.date.accessioned 2009-04-16T18:36:50Z
dc.date.available 2009-04-16T18:36:50Z
dc.date.issued 2009-04-16T18:36:50Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/1326
dc.description.abstract This paper presents a new methodology for analyzing and discovering the interactions of social needs and traditional building practices in vernacular Afghan houses. Beginning with identifying common socio-spatial patterns in the traditional Afghan house, this research proceeds to investigate the implications of this traditional building process for planning the housing needs of expanding Afghan cities. en
dc.publisher King Faisal University en
dc.subject Afghanistan en
dc.subject Vernacular architecture en
dc.subject Housing en
dc.title Kabul’s old city: Implications for alternatives to “Western” housing en
dc.type Conference paper en
dc.date.published 1983 en
dc.citation.ctitle Islamic architecture and urbanism : selected papers from a symposium organized by the College of Architecture and Planning, 5-10 January 1980. Dammam, Saudi Arabia : King Faisal University, 1983 en
dc.citation.epage 294 en
dc.citation.spage 269 en
dc.description.conference Islamic Architecture and Urbanism. A Symposium Organized by the College of Architecture and Planning, King Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, January, 1980. en
dc.contributor.authoreid wattsd en

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