Re-habitation of Heritage Areas in As-Salt City and Its Effect on the Urban Identity Case Study: Oqba Bin Nafe' Project

Dema Ibrahim Khraisat


The architectural heritage of the area represents a reversal identity and culture of the region and the link between past and present and the evidence is clear on the originality and authenticity, it must maintain this architectural heritage and rehabilitation to protect it and developed to suit the circumstances of the times and the ongoing transformation of civilization. This study aims to highlight the architectural and urban heritage in the city of Salt, and partly an attempt to document and detailed solutions to revive and re - private examples. This paper deals with the general definition of the terms of her problem and its importance and its objectives as well as the definition of the study area and also to identify assumptions study plan and methodology, while the theoretical framework of the study includes topics you talk about the architectural heritage and the other talking about preserving, and also deals with topics related to the central city of Salt in terms of their and evolution. And architectural elements and the factors which influenced and problems, and systematic study of references and books on these subjects are followed in this research. The study phase and analysis of the study area, a Salt downtown, especially the old ones the region, namely Uqba Among other things, it involves this stage detailed analysis of open spaces in the city center as well as an analytical study of these spaces currently, has been selected study area to the theme of revitalization of a number of historical reasons and civilization as well as a number of reasons for planning and architectural features and possibilities that the region has been followed the analytical descriptive approach in this steps to gain access to the results of applied research hypotheses. He graduated a number of study results based on all of the above, as well as develop a vision and general targets for maintaining operations and rehabilitation that must be applied to the old areas and develop strategies for the implementation and realization of this vision and these goals, and also graduated As well as a number of recommendations  to the concerned authorities with regard to the revival of the old areas in general, and the revival of Uqba in particular.

Keywords: Re-habitation, Architectural Style & Construction, Random Sites, Visual Noise.

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