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dc.contributor.authorBischeri, Cecilia
dc.contributor.authorMicheli, Silvia
dc.date.accessioned2019-03-29T04:15:42Z
dc.date.available2019-03-29T04:15:42Z
dc.date.issued2016
dc.identifier.issn1647-9548en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/100929
dc.description.abstractIn 1965, Singapore declared its independence and initiated a process of modernisation aiming to erase any evidence of its colonial past. Thedevelopmentalist orientation of Singapore, as Rem Koolhaas defined it, together with the formula “displace, destroy, replace,” became the theoretical instruments used to implement the urban vision for the future city. Singapore has thus become the contemporary urban laboratory of the Asia Pacific Region and due to its limited area for construction, turned into an experimental epicentre in the field of dense dwelling. A protagonist of this experimentation has been the Israeli/Canadian architect Moshe Safdie, designer of the Integrated resort casino Marina Bay Sands (2010), an exemplary feature of Singapore’s drive for development.en_US
dc.description.peerreviewedYesen_US
dc.languageEnglishen_US
dc.publisherUniversidade de Coimbraen_US
dc.publisher.urihttps://impactum-journals.uc.pt/joelho/article/view/3675en_US
dc.relation.ispartofpagefrom117en_US
dc.relation.ispartofpageto131en_US
dc.relation.ispartofjournalJoelhoen_US
dc.relation.ispartofvolume7en_US
dc.subject.fieldofresearchArchitectural History and Theoryen_US
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode120103en_US
dc.titleNew Directions for the Dense City: Moshe Safdie in Singaporeen_US
dc.typeJournal articleen_US
dc.type.descriptionC1 - Peer Reviewed (HERDC)en_US
dc.type.codeC - Journal Articlesen_US
gro.facultyGriffith Sciences, Griffith School of Environmenten_US
gro.rights.copyright© 2016 Joelho. The attached file is reproduced here in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher. For information about this journal please refer to the journal’s website or contact the author(s).en_US
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gro.griffith.authorBischeri, Cecilia


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