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Volume 222
CONFLICT, IDENTITY, AND THE IDEAL

Imagining Bidonville: Tradition and the Modernist Utopian Project in North Africa
Anna Goodman

Utopia from the Bottom Up: A Reclamation Project by Displaced People in Northern Japan
Izumi Kuroishi

Geographies of Dis/topia in the Nation State: Israel, Palestine, and the Geographies of Liberation
Ron Smith

Volume 223
ECOTOPIAS AND SUSTAINABLE IDEALS

Burons and Jasseries: Situated Utopias
Laurence Loftin III & Jacqueline Victor

Ideal Foundation Models of Kashan (Iran) and Traditional Urban Form
Giulia Annalinda Neglia

Technological Fantasies for an Ecological Future
James Steele & Rania Shafik

Ecotopia between Traditions and Technology
Gihan Mosaad & Riham Nady

The Utopia of Decrease in the Project of a Rural-Urban Settlement
Agnese Ghini & Michele Zazzi

Volume 224
IMAGINARY UTOPIAS

Australian Indigenous Interiority and Cosmology
Jacqueline Power

Sister Cities: Corporate Utopia and Dystopia in the Twin Metropolises of King Camp Gillette and Fritz Lang
Nathaniel Walker

Utopias and Dystopias in Ottoman Literature as a Product of Social Change
Seda Uyanik

“Cities Like Dreams, Made of Fears and Desires:” The Practice of Urban Conservation between (E)utopias and Invisible Cities
May al-Ibrashy

Volume 225
THE UTOPICS OF PLACE AND SPACE

Channeling the Past: Tradition and Politics in Ivan Leonidov’s “Utopian Constructivism”
Derren Lowe

For or Against Tabula Rasa: How to Perceive the Contemporary City in Transition
Mirjana Lozanovska

Mosque as Utopia: Toward a Methodological Framework for the Dynamics of Place
Ann Shafer

When Traditional Cooperative Dwellings Encounter Utopia: The Tulou of Hekeng Village, 1958-1972
Jing Zheng

Volume 226
UTOPIAS OF DOMESTICITY

Hidmo: Stone Houses of the Tigry, Ethiopia
Joe Aranha

From Family Rituals to Everyday Living Practice: Utopian Ideals and the “Traditional” Tibetan House
Maggie Hui

Reconsidering Red Sea Architecture: Building Traditions at the Hinge between the Mediterranean and Indian Oceans
Nancy Um

Utopia and Tradition: Immigrants Pursuing for a Better Life in the New World
Eeva Aarrevaara

Volume 227
DISPLACEMENT UTOPIA IN TRANSYLVANIA’S SAXON VILLAGES

The Narrative of Lost Utopias: The Saxon and Anglo-Saxon Edens
James Koranyi

Competing and Displacing Utopias in Romania's Saxon Villages
Alina Hughes

The Duchy of Cornwall: Beneficent Environmental Patron or a Reimagined European Rural Utopia?
Justin Pollard

Utopic Visions and Retrofit: A Sustainable Future for Romania’s Saxon Villages
Tom Hughes

Volume 228
URBAN UTOPIAS: REGENERATION, RENEWAL, AND PLANNING

Engineering Utopia: Policy-Makers and the Utopian Future Vision of Egypt
Hesham Khairy Abdelfattah Issa

Xishuangbanna in Southwest China: A Fantasized Place and the Lived Experience of the Place
Yun Gao

From Paris on the Nile to Dubai on the Nile: The Impact of the Gulf on Cairo’s Vision Plan 2050
Khaled Adham

Constructing Future Utopias: A New Paradigm of Knowledge-Based Urban Development in Doha
Ali Alraouf

The Politics of Reinvention in Amman's Downtown
Eliana Abu Hamdi

Volume 229
IDENTITY AND THE POLITICS OF UTOPIA

More Mexican than Mexico: Expats and the Traditional Mexican House
Catherine Ettinger

The Role of Memory in the Construction of an Islamist Utopian Identity in Birmingham
Noha Nasser

Visions of Cairo: The Future that Never Was
Mohamed Elshahed

Utopian Voyages in the Postpolitical Era: Analyzing the Visions of the Russian Paper Architects
Michael Ostwald & Michael Chapman

Volume 230.
ENVIRONMENTAL UTOPIAS AND THE GREEN IDEAL

On Shifting Ground: Mobilizing Soil, Territorializing Power, and Producing Place on San Francisco’s Treasure Island
John Stehlin

Raising Hopes, Unleashing Desires: The Lebanon Mountain Trail as Arcadia
Mona Khechen

Beneath the Radar: Exotics and Natives in Bohemia’s Border Gardens
Morna Livingston

Roman Green: Parameters of Paradise
Annette Giesecke

Volume 231
INCLUSION AND THE SPACE OF DIFFERENCE

Territorial Surrender of Dissent as a Political Ideal of Difference?
Nikolina Bobic

Postcolonial Utopias In the Context of Cyprus
Petros Phokaides & Panayiota Pyla

The Making of Kurdish National Identity in the Absence of a Kurdish Nation State: Constructing Narratives of "Kurdishness" in the Urban Space of Diyarbakar, Turkey
Muna Guvenc

Volume 232
PLANNING FOR THE CITY YET TO COME

Death of the Transhistorical City: Reexamining Lou Kahn’s Utopian Vision
Donald Dunham

Traditional Anchors in the Utopian Suburbia: Cairo’s Satellite Cities
Tammy Gaber

Exploring Quito’s Twenty-First-Century Plan: Utopic Metropolitan Governance in the Post-Colonial City
Julie Gamble

Colonial Spatial Order in Karachi: The “Utopia” of Modernity?
Sarwat Viqar

Vancouverism in Abu Dhabi: Recreating the Urban Utopia
Alamira Reem Bani Hashim

Volume 233
REIMAGINING THE POLITICS OF THE IDEAL

Consuming Tradition: Architectural Utopia in Pre- and Post-Independence India
Farhan Karim

Critical Utopia: the Making of University Town in Guangzhou, 2003-2009
Yishi Liu

Rethinking Dubai: Architectural Representations in the Age of “Utopian” Political Vision
Jasmine Shahin

In Search of the Utopia: The Urban Morphology of the “Main Street” Movement
Jong Hyun Lim

Volume 234
THE UNEQUAL SPACES OF UTOPIA

From Home to Hyperghetto: Destruction, Dystopia, and Delusion in the Nahr el-Bared Refugee Camp, Lebanon
Are Knudsen

Ideal Suburbs: Utopia and Social Imagination of New Cities around Jakarta
Yulia Lukito

Discourse and Dystopia, American Style: The Rise of “Slumburbia” in a Time of Crisis
Alex Schafran

Seeming Paradoxes of Polish Architectural Traditions
Andrzej Piotrowski

Volume 235
VISUALIZING UTOPIAS

You Can’t Go Home Again: The Place of Tradition in “Firefly’s” Dystopian-Utopia and Utopian-Dystopia
Robert Brown

The Prophecy of “Code 46”: Afuera in Dubai or Our Urban Future
Yasser Elsheshtawy

“In the Penal Colony”: The Fate of Two Utopias
Ayad Rahmani

Flight Lines in Piranesi’s Plan of Rome: A New Concept of Utopia
Gijs Wallis de Vries

Volume 236
MICRO-TOPIAS OF EVERYDAY

Simply Walking on the Path
Christakis Chatzichristou

Insinuating a Better Way of Life: Making Do in the Everyday Spaces of Buenos Aires
Robert Mugerauer

Utopia Happens: Making Utopias for the Everyday
Peter Lang

‘Ashwa’iyyat: Dystopias or Liberated Spaces
Riem El-Zoghbi

Volume 237
THE CONFLICT OF SPATIAL POLITICS AND TRADITIONS

Utopian Compounds in a Dystopic Community: The Built Pursuit of Utopia in Dennilton, South Africa
Chris Harnish

Automobile Utopias and Traditional Urban Infrastructure: Visions of the Coming Conflict, 1925-1940
Ted Shelton

My Sweet Traditional Urbanism Utopia
Lineu Castello

Remaking of Industrial Landscape in a Borderless Village, South Korea: Dystopia Turned Utopia?
Jieheerah Yun

Volume 238
ARCHITECTURE, TRADITION, AND THE UTOPIA OF THE NATION-STATE

Traditional Urban Landscapes in Jordan: Between Cultural Intimacy and Mass Mediation
Luna Khirfan

Mexico as Another Non-Place: Utopia, the Museum and the Problem of Identity
Fidel A. Meraz & Valeria Carnevale

Whose Ideal Village Is It? Spatial Reform in Colonial Taiwan
Ming-Chih Tsai

Attacking Foreign Architecture: Terrorism and Utopianism in the Indonesian Urban Scene
Kemas Ridwan Kurniawan

Imperial Garden: Planning Practices and the Utopia of Luso-Tropicalism in Portugal/Mozambique, 1945-1975
Tiago Castela