Architectural heritage of the Gulf cities between alienation and contemporary

  • اسامه عزت مرسي زعية, الأستاذ المساعد بكلية التربية الأساسية –


Architectural landmarks is the natural secretion of the interactions of cultural, political, economic and social development in each stage, since the dawn of history to the modern era, has been influenced by the urban heritage development in the modern era influence is unprecedented because of the speed and intensity of human evolution during this century as never before in history, where passed humanity during this century many of the rapid changes brought about by the emergence of the industry and mechanization as a fundamental part of the daily life of a human being, and living humanity a new stage is quite different from its predecessor called "postmodern age" down to become preserve the architectural heritage historical responsibility humane contribute to the retention landmarks on the past in order to see the children of the future.

So the historic buildings of the few remaining (houses and collections and gates) require conscious high importance and scientific effort sincere and actively to preserve them, bearing in mind the impact of the economic boom brought about by the emergence of oil in the region at the end of the forties and early fifties of the twentieth century, and associated connections foreign carried with it influences economic and social, has resulted in the rapid development in the cities of the Gulf to remove ancient cities heritage and association with the land and social factors and replace the cities were not relevant to the heritage and history and climate of the region, which leads us through the study of these different influences of urban development talk and change the humanitarian needs of the need to provide methods appropriate to stop such infringements and address what damage he caused lack of awareness of the importance and status of those heritage areas.