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Exploring Architecture in Islamic Cultures 1 Architecture and Identity The Aga Khan Award for Architecture Exploring Architecture in Islamic Cultures 1 Architecture and Identity Proceedings of the Regional Seminar in the series Exploring Architecture in Islamic Cultures sponsored by The Aga Khan Award for Architecture, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, Malaysia Held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia July 25-27, 1983 Published for The Aga Khan Award for Architecture ‘by Concept Media Pe Lid, Singapore Contents Foreword Opening Remarks Quest for Identity Charles Correa ‘New Popular Housing in the Middle East Mona Serageldin Panel Discussion 1 ‘The International Context for South East Asian Architecture Lim Chong Keat Panel Discussion 2 Case Study 1 — Malaysia Unity of Culture and Knowledge in the Unity of Design Fawizah Kamal Case Study 2— Indonesia Identity in Diversity with Robi Sularto Sastrowardoyo Unity Case Study 3 — Singapore Cultural Identity in Architecture as Perceived from a Singapore Viewpoint Tay Kheng Soon Panel Discussion 3 Case Study 4 — Thailand House on Stilts, pointer to South East Asian Cultural origin Sumet Jumsai 25 30 38 9 46 55