Urbanism and urban morphology

AlSadaty, A. 2022

‘Tracing morphological transformations in Cairo’s historic cemeteries, a step toward urban conservation’, Open House International, 47:1, 135-151.

Amadei, G. 2021

Victorian Cemeteries and the Suburbs of London: Spatial Consequences to the Reordering of London’s Burials in the Early 19th Century, London: Routledge.

Christ, M. & González Gutiérez, C. 2022

‘Introduction: death and the city in premodern Europe’, Mortality, 27:2, 129-143.

Deng, H. & Li, M. 2023

‘The morphological evolution of Chinese urban cemeteries from the perspective of fringe belt: a case study of Nanjing’, Frontiers of Architectural Research, 12:6, 1065-1079.

Dlábiková, I., Frolíková-Palánová, K. & Peřinková, M. 2017

‘Revitalisation of historic public cemeteries in central zones of urban areas’ in C. Brebbia & J. Sendra (eds) WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment: The Sustainable City XII, 147-158.

Kolnberger, T. 2018

‘Cemeteries and urban form: a historico-geographic approach’, Urban Morphology, 22:2: 119-39.


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