Petruccioli, Attilio, Ludovico Micara and Mahvash Alemi editors. Environmental Design: Journal of the Islamic Environmental Design Research Centre 1. Iranian Architecture in Search for a New Identity. Rome: Carucci Editions, 1996.
Environmental Design was a series edited by Attilio Petruccioli, that promoted and coordinated higher studies and research in the field of architecture, and urban and rural planning pertaining to the Islamic world. With a particular focus on the interface between people and their habitat, including housing, dwellings and settlement patterns, this journal was committed to realizing certain goals: an effective interplay between the different areas in urban studies, and a solid relationship of collaboration and exchange of technical expertise between major institutions committed to similar research.