The Assimilation of Traditional Practices in Contemporary Architecture
Type
paper/essay
Year
1983
Essay in Reading the Contemporary African City, proceedings of Seminar Seven in the series Architectural Transformations in the Islamic World. Held in Dakar, Senegal, November 2-5, 1982.
Citation
Depret, Roland. “The Assimilation of Traditional Practices in Contemporary Architecture”. In Reading the Contemporary African City, edited by Brian Brace Taylor. Singapore: Concept Media/Aga Khan Award for Architecture, 1983.
Parent Publications
Associated Sites
Authorities
Copyright
Aga Khan Award for Architecture
Country
Senegal
Language
English
Keywords
colonial architecture
Islamic architecture
modern architecture
symbolism and identity