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Editorial: An Expedition into Architecture and Urbanism of the Global South

Ashraf M. Salama (Department of Architecture, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G1 1XJ, UK)
David Grierson (Department of Architecture, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G1 1XJ, UK)

Open House International

ISSN: 0168-2601

Article publication date: 1 June 2016

Abstract

The nations of Africa, Central and Latin America, and most of Asia are collectively known as the Global South, which includes practically 157 of a total of 184 recognized states in the world according to United Nations reports. Metaphorically, it can be argued that most of the efforts in architectural production, city planning, place making, place management, and urban development are taking place in the Global South and will continue to be so over the next several decades.

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Salama, A.M. and Grierson, D. (2016), "Editorial: An Expedition into Architecture and Urbanism of the Global South", Open House International, Vol. 41 No. 2, pp. 4-5. https://doi.org/10.1108/OHI-02-2016-B0001

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