Locality, urban space and diversity

Key Members: Dr Tasleem Shakur, Dr Zana Vathi, Samantha Carney

Shakur, T,. (2005) Cities in Transition: Transforming Architecture, Planning and the Global Built Environment. Lancashire: Open House Press

Shakur, T., Isalm, I., and Masood, J. (2010) ‘What Culture, whose Space and which technology? The Contested Transformation and the Changing Historic Built Environment of South Asia,’ International journal of Architectural Research, Vol. 4(1), pp. 91-108.

Leeming, K., and Shakur, T. (2008) ‘Emerging Problems of Urban Regeneration in a Multiple Deprived Area of Bijlmermeer (Amsterdam),’ Urban Planning Overseas Journal. China Academy of Urban Planning Design CAUPD, Beijing.

Vathi, Z. (2012). Local identities, Incorporation and Identification of Albanian Immigrants in Florence. Modern Italy, 17 (1): 51-68.

Vathi, Z. and Burrell, K. (2020). The making and unmaking of an urban diaspora: the role of the physical environment and materialities in belongingness, boundary-making and mobilisation in Toxteth, Liverpool. Urban Studies accepted/in press.