Part 1 : Informal settlements : an upgrade

Show simple item record Combrinck, Carin Vosloo, Pieter Tobias Osman, Amira 2018-02-06T06:56:02Z 2018-02-06T06:56:02Z 2017-05
dc.description.abstract Globally, the upgrade of informal settlements is no longer considered a marginal issue. Contributions to the discourse in terms of policy reviews and strategies emanate from various sectors concerned with the socioeconomic, spatial and political consequences of such upgrade. is feature investigates the nuances in this discourse and how work undertaken by architectural professionals in South Africa has served to support particular perspectives on informal-settlement upgrade. e argument is forwarded that the architectural profession could make a positive contribution to the issue by undertaking a critical stance on the role informal settlements play in emergent urban processes, thereby engaging at a meaningful level of transformation. en_ZA
dc.description.department Architecture en_ZA
dc.description.librarian am2018 en_ZA
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dc.identifier.citation Combrinck, C., Vosloo, P.T. & Osman, A. 2017, 'Part 1 : Informal settlements : an upgrade', Architecture South Africa, no. 85, pp. 42-48. en_ZA
dc.identifier.issn 1682-9387
dc.language.iso en en_ZA
dc.publisher South African Institute of Architects en_ZA
dc.rights The South African Institute of Architects en_ZA
dc.subject Upgrade en_ZA
dc.subject Informal settlements en_ZA
dc.subject Policy reviews en_ZA
dc.subject South Africa (SA) en_ZA
dc.title Part 1 : Informal settlements : an upgrade en_ZA
dc.type Article en_ZA

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