Dressing Up Downtown: urban development and government public image in Qatar

A COMPARISON OF TWO PROJECTS undertaken in Doha, the capital of Qatar, provides an example of how ideas and technologies recommended by foreign consultants are brought into existing local social and political contests and are sometimes transformed in the process. Rather than view urbanization as the...

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Volume: 12
Main Author: Nagy, Sharon
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Oxford, UK Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.06.2000
published in: City & society Vol. 12; no. 1; pp. 125 - 147
Data of publication: June 2000
ISSN: 0893-0465
1548-744X
EISSN: 1548-744X
Discipline: Sociology & Social History
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: CrossRef
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