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Living with Heritage in CairoArea Conservation in the ArabIslamic City$
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Ahmed Sedky

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9789774162459

Published to Cairo Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.5743/cairo/9789774162459.001.0001

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Assessment of Area Conservation in Historic Cairo

Assessment of Area Conservation in Historic Cairo

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(p.113) 4 Assessment of Area Conservation in Historic Cairo
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Living with Heritage in Cairo
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Ahmed Sedky

Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:10.5743/cairo/9789774162459.003.0004

To measure the quality of a conservation scheme and its impact on a historic area, the most important questions are what it aims to conserve, and how it does so. Assessment of area conservation in Cairo must cover environmental qualities as well as policies. To assess area conservation in Historic Cairo, multiple methods are combined to increase the validity of the data. The main subjects of the investigation are the institutions and officials who possess the main power and responsibility in Egypt's state-centered system of planning. The comprehensive assessment model is applied to each agent or actor possessing or claiming rights in any part of the historic area that has undergone conservation.

Keywords:   quality, assessment, area conservation, Cairo

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