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Urban geography of Jerusalem

Universiб№­ah ha-К»Ivrit bi-Yerushalayim. бё¤ug le-geКѕografyah

Urban geography of Jerusalem

a companion volume to the Atlas of Jerusalem.

by Universiб№­ah ha-К»Ivrit bi-Yerushalayim. бё¤ug le-geКѕografyah

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Published by W. de Gruyter in Berlin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning -- Jerusalem -- Maps,
  • Jerusalem -- Maps,
  • Jerusalem -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities. The Israel Exploration Society

    StatementEditors: David H.K. Amiran, Arie Shachar [and] Israel Kimhi
    GenreMaps
    ContributionsAmiran, David H. K., 1910-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14665981M

    Noam Shoval is Professor in the Department of Geography and Provost of the Rothberg International School at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. His main research interests are urban geography and planning, urban tourism, and the implementation of advanced tracking technologies in tourism, urban studies and medicine. Urban Studies is the leading international journal for urban scholarship. Since its inception in , the journal has remained at the forefront of intellectual and policy debates on the city, and has hosted ground-breaking contributions from across the full range of social science disciplines.

    As a revised and abridged version of a PhD thesis defended in , this work – “Jerusalem: Building Two Cities in One” – by geographer Irène Salenson is devoted to examining the contemporary challenges of urban planning in Jerusalem, and will provide a breath of . The Atlas of Jerusalem was published in , 5 years after the State of Israel gained control over both parts of the city. It features 53 large sheets with over color maps of Jerusalem and the region. The various maps contain a wealth of physical, historical, urban, economic, demographic and municipal data.

      It is definitely a must-read for Jerusalem researchers and an important contribution to the bookshelf of anyone interested in the the Israeli-Palestinian conflict or, more broadly, in the political and urban geography of contested cities. Interestingly, Dumper justifies Jerusalem Unbound, his third book on the city, by citing his recent work on the interdisciplinary project titled “Conflict in Cities and the Contested State,” which has pulled together scholars in sociology, architecture, urban studies, engineering and political science to cultivate new perspectives on.


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