Asia's old dwellings : tradition, resilience, and change

Other Authors: Knapp, Ronald G.
Published: New York: Oxford University Press, c2003.
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245 0 0 |a Asia's old dwellings :   |b tradition, resilience, and change   |c edited by Ronald G. Knapp. 
260 |a New York:   |b Oxford University Press,   |c c2003. 
300 |a vi, 491 p.:   |b ill., maps;   |c 26 cm.. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. [467]-485) and index 
505 0 0 |a Asia's diversity and Asia's dwellings: tradition, resilience, and change / Ronald Knapp -- Himalayan dwellings: a cultural-environmental perspective / David Surick and Nanda Shrestha -- Patterns and relationships of Indian houses / Allen G. Noble -- The Sinhala house: landscape experience and domestic order in Kanyan, Sri Lanka / Bonnie G. MacDougall -- Dwellings in Bangladesh / Bimal Kanti Paul -- The Singapore shophouse: an Anglo-Chinese urban vernacular / Lee Ho Yin -- Vietnamese dwellings: tradition, resillience, and change / Gunawan Tjahjono -- The persistence of tradition in Laos / Colin Long -- The evolution of the Phillipine traditional house / Agusto Villalon -- Dwellings in Myanmar: ceremony, ritual and life / Than Than Nwe -- The Kampong house: evolutionary history of Peninsular Malaysia's vernacular houseform / Lee Ho Yin -- 'Ban Thai': house and culture in a transforming society / Marc Askew -- Japan's traditional houses: the significance of spatial conceptions / Matsuda Naonori with Mogi Keiichiro -- China's vernacular architecture / Puay-peng Ho -- Pile-built dwellings in ethnic southern China: type, myth and heterogeneity / Xing Ruan -- Traditional Korean settlements and dwellings / Sang-hae Lee -- Dwellings in the steppes and deserts of inner Asia / Manu P. Sobti -- Traditional dwellings of Afghanistan: a multiple paradox / Rafi Samizay 
650 0 |a Architecture, Domestic   |z Asia  
650 0 |a Vernacular architecture   |z Asia  
700 1 |a Knapp, Ronald G.  
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