I believe that the beauty of the Islamic city emerged form the collaborative work of each individual. Individuality appeared very clearly, but nevertheless it did not disturb coherency and homogeneity. I am writing in this subject and seeking references writings in regared to the role of the individuals in creating the built environment, particularly in the traditional Islamic city.
Role of the individuals in the built environment
Last Saturday there was a PhD colloquium on: "The Constructed Environment," at the Graduate School of Architecture in Columbia University.