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The masjid in modernity: Form, space and syntax

Jahn Kassim, Puteri Shireen and Mohd Nawawi, Norwina and Hamat, Sufian (2016) The masjid in modernity: Form, space and syntax. In: Dimensions of Masjid Architecture-Perspectives and Writings in Theory and Design. MPH Group Printing (M) Sdn Bhd, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 23-36. ISBN 978-983-3142-33-0

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The chapter explores the formation of modern masjid in form and space syntax to unravel the link to tradition through the spiritual axis of hortizontality in unison with world ummah and verticality with the one Almighty Allah

Item Type: Book Chapter
Additional Information: 2915/55800
Uncontrolled Keywords: masjid, form, space, syntax
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BH Aesthetics
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc > BP1 Islam > BP170.8 Universality of Islam
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA1 General
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA4100 Special classes of buildings > NA4590 Religious buildings
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design
Depositing User: Ar Dr Norwina Mohd Nawawi
Date Deposited: 06 Apr 2017 10:11
Last Modified: 06 Apr 2017 10:11
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/55800

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