Cities within Cities: An Urbanization Approach in the Gulf Countries

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Bamakhrama, Salim Salah;
(2015)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: Architecture | Urban planning | cities | Dubai | gulf | megacities | megaprojects | urbanization

Within Dubai, nineteen out of the original 112 mega-projects carried the word city in their names, a phenomenon that is common in Gulf cities such as Dubai, Riyadh and Abu Dhabi. To further explore this phenomenon, this thesis focuses on three aspects that affect the dy... View more
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