Week Two. September 12 and 14
Introduction continued - Building Types and Layout and Meaning of the City; What are the sources; how do we use them?

Different building types

Civic structures: Religious structures; what is the meaning of these labels? How do we know what we know about cities in the past; Overview of sources

Read: Rabbat, 2010, pp. 3-44 (on reserve); Behrens-Abouseif, 2007, pp. 1-7 (on reserve); Martin Frishman, “Islam and the Form of the Mosque,” in The Mosque, pp. 17-42 (on reserve) and Compagni, “Introduction”, pp. xi-xxviii

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