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The Consumption of Kuala Lumpur.
Sardar, Ziauddin.
The Consumption of Kuala Lumpur.
Kuala Lumpur is the postmodern city writ large, a city that, within the short span of a decade, has been transformed from a sleepy capital into a technological marvel with a thriving, diverse and affluent cultural life. Sardar shows how a collision of cultures (Malay, Chinese, Indian, indigenous, Western) has developed and re-emerged in the form of a new synthesis, inducing both a degree of disorientation and a unique sense of energy and excitement.

Category: Architecture, Region
Binding: Pap.
Pages: 280 pp
Publisher: Reaktion Books
Year: 2000
ISBN: 1861890575
Book Id: 41856

Price: $29.95

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