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A morphological analysis of the waterfront in city centre, Kuala Lumpur

Abdul Latip, Nurul Syala and Heath, Tim and Liew, Mohd Shahir (2009) A morphological analysis of the waterfront in city centre, Kuala Lumpur. In: iNTA-SEGA 2009:Bridging Innovation, Technology and Tradition, 2-4th December 2009, Grand Mecure. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The increasing concern for a sustainable development and the significance it should have on future waterfront, places urban design - with its key concern for contextual integration – in a uniquely important position. One of the main factors in contextual integration is the morphological evolution of the place. This paper focuses upon the case study analysing the morphology of Kuala Lumpur waterfront by adopting the method developed by Conzen (1960). Three significant periods of the waterfront development were examined and through this, nineteen waterfront treatments were identified which are suggested vital to be ackowledged for future decision making on the Kuala Lumpur waterfront.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Full Paper)
Additional Information: 3336/3757
Uncontrolled Keywords: waterfront, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General) > H61 Theory. Method
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Architecture
Depositing User: Nurul Syala Abdul Latip
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2011 16:12
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2012 05:38
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/3757

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