Spatial Transformation of Jerusalem

  title={Spatial Transformation of Jerusalem},
  author={Salem Thawaba and Hussein Al-Rimmawi},
  journal={Journal of Planning History},
  pages={63 - 77}
This article investigates the spatial transformation of the holy city of Jerusalem from 1967 to present. Since the middle of nineteenth century, new foreign Jewish and other immigrants played a great role in changing the traditional landscape of this holy city. At present, this holy city is being transformed into segregated neighborhoods. New mega urban projects are being constructed regardless of the holiness of the place, in order to change its identity as well as its demographic balance… 
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