The Emirati Sha‘bī House: On Transformations, Adaptation and Modernist Imaginaries

In the United Arab Emirates, the Sha‘bī houses — a public housing initiative— offer a counter narrative that stands in opposition to the official vision of a modern and progressive society, exclusively expressed through a spectacular architecture. In their adoption of an incremental approach to hous...

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Volume: 11
Main Author: Elsheshtawy, Yasser
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: CEFAS 19.11.2019
Centre Français d’Archéologie et de Sciences Sociales de Sanaa
published in: Arabian humanities Vol. 11; no. 11
Data of publication: 2019-11-19
ISSN: 2308-6122
EISSN: 2308-6122
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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