Bariz: A Case Study In Rural Housing
Type
report
Year
1977
Written For: The Seminar On Rural Habitat In Arab Countries In Cairo, Hosted By The Society Of Egyptian Architects - UIA Working Group Habitat

Date: November 6-11, 1977

This document, primarily written about the history and development of the reconstruction project for the village of Bariz, outlines and details the planning and construction experiences during the project. Fathy also offers several viewpoints and his own philosophies and methodologies related to rural development. In addition, he gives information on the various research data and experiments used when planning Bariz.
Citation
Fathy, Hassan. Bariz: A Case Study In Rural Housing. Nov. 1977. Hassan Fathy Archives. Aga Khan Trust for Culture. Geneva, Switzerland.
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Copyright
Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Country
Egypt
Language
English
Building Usages
area conservation
urban design and development
community development
urban design and development
new town planning
urban design and development
urban upgrading
urban design and development
informal settlement
urban design and development
Keywords
rural development