This collection contains abstracts for the research articles in International Journal of Islamic Architecture, Volume 5, Number 2 (2016). To access the abstracts, click the orange "view the collections" button.
Shorto, Sylvia. Review of World Heritage, Urban Design And Tourism: Three Cities in the Middle East, by Luna Khirfan; and The Politics and Practices of Cultural Heritage in the Middle East: Positioning the Material Past in Contemporary Societies, by Rami Daher And Irene Maffi. pp. 401-404.
Pancaroglu, Oya. Review of Rayy: From Its Origins to the Mongol Invasions: An Archaeological and Historiographical Study, by Rocco Rante. pp. 405-407.
McClary, Richard Piran. Review of Legends of Authority: The 1215 Seljuk Inscriptions of Sinop Citadel, Turkey, by Scott Redford. pp. 407-409.
Gardner, Andrew. Review of Demystifying Doha: On Architecture and Urbanism in an Emerging City, by Ashraf Salama And Florian Wiedmann. pp. 409-411.
Avrami, Erica. Review of ‘Cities of the Dead: The Ancestral Cemeteries of Kyrgyzstan’, Arthur A. Houghton Gallery, The Cooper Union, New York, January 27–February 28, 2015. pp. 415-417.
Sandouby, Aliaa El. Review of ‘Islamic Art Now: Contemporary Art of the Middle East’, The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, February 1, 2015–January 3, 2016. pp. 417-422.
Kurd, Nadia. Review of ‘Vision of Mughal India: The Collection of Howard Hodkin’ and ‘Inspired by India: Painting by Howard Hodgkin’, Aga Khan Museum, Toronto, Canada, February 21–June 21, 2015. pp. 422-426.
Roberson, Jennifer. Précis of Northern California Art Historians ‘Old Spaces, New Narratives: Islamic Architecture in the 20th and 21st Centuries’, College Art Association 103rd Annual Conference, New York, February 11–14, 2015. pp. 429-431.
Michelsen, Leslee. Précis of Bamiyan Cultural Centre Design Competition Announcement, Unesco Office, Kabul, Afghanistan, February 18, 2015. pp. 431-434.