Profile of Mr Hossein Maroufi Politecnico di Milano

Hossein Maroufi

Urban Planning, Urban Transformation, Urban Form, Urban History

General research interests

i am interested in studying the socio-political and economical effects in which plans make, dealing with physical space. in other words,how trough intervention in space as the main object of planning we can deal with other effects in terms of society, economy and politics.

Latest deposited documents

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Bursary application (January 2010)

  I am a second year PhD candidate in Spatial Planning and Urban Development at Politecnico di Milano-Italy with graduate degree in Urban...

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Letter of introduction (January 2010)

  I am a second year PhD candidate in Spatial Planning and Urban Development at Politecnico di Milano-Italy with graduate degree in Urban...

The role of transplant of planning concepts in strengthening local knowledge and planning culture: The specific case of Tehran  image
The role of transplant of planning concepts in strengthening local knowledge and planning culture: The specific case of Tehran (January 2010)

Cities are the products of interrelationship between different phenomenons  as culture, politics and economy. The spatial structures of...

from  metropolis to metropolitan region, an approach toward innovative governance in Tehran metropolitan region image
from metropolis to metropolitan region, an approach toward innovative governance in Tehran metropolitan region (September 2009)

Globalization brings the new perception of city which is in contrast to last century view of city as a dense urban structure developed around one...

Achieving the concept of unity in future planning of cities in Iran image
Achieving the concept of unity in future planning of cities in Iran (January 2009)

Considering a traditional Iranian city as a unit consists of different related and interconnected parts, we will notice how well the concept of...

Achieving the concept of unity in future planning of cities in Iran image
Achieving the concept of unity in future planning of cities in Iran (September 2008)

Among the territories where one can witness thousand years of organized settlements, Iran has a special place. By flying over traditional cities...