Of Bounds and Coffers

Press/Media: Research

Description

This article unpacks the layered concentrations of political power that downtown Cairo became due to British colonial practices with the involvement of local elites. It argues that period urban practices generated conceptions of political space whose long-term effects still haunt the city.

Period20 Jan 2017

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleOf Bounds and Coffers
    Media name/outletwww.jadaliyya.com
    Media typeWeb
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date20/01/17
    DescriptionThis article unpacks the layered concentrations of political power that downtown Cairo became due to British colonial practices with the involvement of local elites. It argues that period urban practices generated conceptions of political space whose long-term effects still haunt the city.
    URLwww.jadaliyya.com/Details/33940/Of-Bounds-and-Coffers
    PersonsHazem Ziada