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4.613/4.611 Civic Architecture in Islamic History

Chronological survey of palatial, residential, governmental, military, commercial, and landscape architecture in the Islamic world. Examines the influence of Islamic culture and historic events on the formation and development of architectural traditions, and their possible models, survival, and regional transformations. Additional work required of students taking the graduate version.

Region: Middle East

MIT Department: Architecture

Contact: Jarrar, Sabri

URL: http://student.mit.edu/catalog/search.cgi?search=4.613

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