DAP  Home  Page

Department of Architecture and Planning,
N.E.D. University City Campus,
Maulana Din Mohammad Wafai Road, Karachi, Pakistan
+92 21 32620793 (W)
• a.naeem.dr@gmail.com
• anaeem@neduet.edu.pk


Published Books
   “Urban Traditions and Historic Environments in Sindh: The Fading Legacy of Shikarpoor Historic City”; Amsterdam University Press (AUP)/ International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS), Amsterdam, April 2017; (ISBN 978-946-2981-591).
https://www.aup.nl/en/book/9789462981591/urban-traditions-and-historic-environments-in-sindh (print)
https://www.aup.nl/en/book/9789048531257/urban-traditions-and-historic-environments-in-sindh (e-book)

   “(Monograph) “Shikarpoor Historic City, Sindh Pakistan: Inventory and Mapping of Heritage Places – Vol. I & II”; Endowment Fund Trust for Preservation of Heritage in Sindh, Karachi, February 2013; (ISBN 978-969-9860-01-0). http://www.neduet.edu.pk/arch_planning/Heritage/webpages/SHTownInventory&Mapping(Aug07-Feb11).html



Peer Reviewed Journals, Proceedings, Book Chapter
  (Book Chapter) “A Requiem to the Ailing Landscape of an Ancient Culture: Manchar Lake and the Mohannas” in Routledge Handbook on Cultural Landscape Heritage in the Asia-Pacific” eds. David S. Jones, Kapila D. Silva & Ken Taylor; Routledge, November 2022, pgs. 495-516 (ISBN: 978-0-367-56938-9) (DOI: 10.4324/9781003099994-36).
  (Book Chapter) “Wooden Symphonies of Bygone Times: The Perishing Legacy of Traditional Havelis in Sindh, Pakistan, International Journal of Wood Culture (Online ISSN: 2772-3194/Print ISSN: 2772-3186) (21July2021). Pgs.1-28
  (Book Chapter) “The diminishing wealth of TKS and practices: a growing challenge for the sustainability of historic environments and cultural landscapes in Pakistan”; 3-ICCROM-CHA, Conservation Forum SeriesTraditional Knowledge Systems and the conservation and management of Asia’s heritage, Chapter 2 Page No. 31 ; (ISBN 978-92-9077-286-6)
  (Book Chapter) “Evolution and repercussions of the heritage designation process in Sindh, Pakistan”; The Routledge Handbook on Historic Urban Landscapes in the Asia - Pacific; Edited By Kapila D. Silva, 1st Edition Year 2020, Chapter 7-18 Pages ; (ISBN 9781138598256)
  (Book Chapter) (Co-authored) “ href="https://www.routledge.com/Routledge-Companion-to-Global-Heritage-Conservation-1st-Edition/Bharne-Sandmeier/p/book/9781138962989" class="style1">Beyond Nostalgic Appeal – the Means and Measures Dictating Heritage Management Trends in Pakistan” in Routledge Companion of Global Heritage Conservation eds. Bharne, V. & Trudi, S.; Routledge Taylor and Francis Group, London & New York, April 2019, Pgs. 56-69; (ISBN 978-1-138-96298-9).
  Cultures of the Landscape: A Paradigm of Enriching Diversity Un-recognized in the World Vision of Heritage in Pakistan” in Cultural Landscapes of South Asia: Studies in Heritage Conservation and Management eds. Sinha, A. & Silva, K.; Routledge, New York/ Abington February 2017, pgs. 39-58; (ISBN 978-138-94757-3).
  The Conflict of Ideologies and Ambiguities in Conservation Policy: A Legacy of Shared Built Heritage in Pakistan” in Asian Heritage Management: Contexts, Concerns and Prospects eds. Silva, K. & Chapagain, N. K.; (ISBN 978-0-415-52054-6), Routledge, February 2013, pgs. 87-104.
   “Mohannas of Manchar Lake, Sindh: An Indigenous Cultural Tradition Pushed to the Edge” in ed. Vandal, P., 5th THAAP Conference ‘Culture, Art and Architecture of the Marginalized and the Poor’ (7-9 November 2014, Lahore), Trust for History, Art and Architecture, Pakistan (THAAP), Lahore. (ISBN 978-969-9359-08-8); November 2015, pgs.97-118.
   “Shikarpoor: Experiences of a City under Shadows of a Glorious Past” in ed. Vandal, P., 3rd THAAP Conference ‘Life in Small Towns’ (9-10 November 2012, Lahore), Trust for History, Art and Architecture, Pakistan (THAAP), Lahore. (ISBN 978-969-9359-08-8); December 2013, pgs.123-136.
   “NED City Campus Restoration – Setting Benchmarks for Conservation Practices” NED Journal of Research in Architecture and Planning, (ISSN 1728-7715); Vol. 12, First Issue 2012; pgs. 1-12.
   “Attempting Typological Classification of Sindh’s Historic Urban Landscape” in Asian Urban Heritage: Proceedings of International Conference of ICOMOS Thailand (Phuket, 15th –17th October, 2011), published in July 2012 (ISBN 978-676-90599-4-3), pgs. 256-265.  
   “Eroding Historic Townscapes: A Case of Shikarpoor, Sindh” in ed. Naeem, A. & Karrar, M., ‘Historic Urban Landscapes: Retrospection - Transformation - Revival’, Proceedings of the Sixth Seminar on Urban and Regional Planning, Department of Architecture and Planning, N. E. D. University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi. (ISBN 978-969-8620-05-2); March 2011, pgs. 56-75.  
  Inventory of Historic Places: A Systematic Method for their Identification, Evaluation and Determining Significance Part I: Core Data and Inventory Form” NED Journal of Research in Architecture and Planning, (ISSN 1728-7715); Vol. 10, First Issue 2011; pgs. 1-23.
  Inventory of Historic Places: A Systematic Method for their Identification, Evaluation and Determining Significance Part II: Case Studies” NED Journal of Research in Architecture and Planning, (ISSN 1728-7715); Vol. 10, First Issue 2011; pgs. 24-34.
  Understanding Urban Built Form Traditions Using Methodical Study of Historic Sources” in ed. Vandal, P., 1st THAAP Conference ‘Historiography of Architecture of Pakistan and the Region’, (28-29 November 2010, Lahore)Trust for History, Art and Architecture, Pakistan (THAAP), Lahore. (ISBN 978-969-9359-06-4); November 2011, pgs. 29-44.
  Sindh’s Imbalanced Urbanization: Seeking Sustenance through Revival of Historic Urban Centres’ Journal of Sustainable Development, Volume 4, No.5; October 2011 (ISSN 1913-9063); pgs. 94-106. (Full PDF)
  Sindh’s Historic Towns: Mapping and Analysis in a Historic Timeframe’ Global Built Environment Review, Volume 7, Issue 3, 2011 (ISSN 1474-6832); pgs. 22-43.  
  Shikarpoor: De-spirited and Defamed - Waiting To Be Salvaged” in ed. Forget, C., ‘Reflecting on and Practicing the spirit of Place’, Laval University Press, Quebec City, Canada. (ISBN 978-2-7637-9115-9); May 2011, pgs. 163-184.  
  Institutionalizing Conservation Training: South Asian Perspective – Focusing on Pakistan” in eds. Elwazani, S., Malhis, S. & Al-Qawasmi, J., 5th International Conference of the Centre for the Study of Architecture in the Arab Region - Responsibilities and Opportunities in Architectural Conservation: Theory, Education and Practice’ , (04-07 November 2008, Amman), CSAAR/ Petra University, Amman, Jordan. (ISBN 978-2-7637-9115-9); November, 2008; pgs. 401-416.  
   Karachi: Losing its Historic Face”: NED Journal of Research in Architecture and Planning, ‘Conservation and Cultural Heritage’, (ISSN 1728-7715); Vol. Three. 2004; pgs. 78-91.
  Rural to Urban Transformation – Karimabad, Hunza”: NED Journal of Architecture and Planning, Vol. 01, November 2001; pgs. 54-69.
Articles in Newspapers and Professional Magazines
  World Monuments Watch Day: Shikarpoor Enlivens to Renewed Pride and Raised Hopes’ WMF Journal; December 2014  
  Empowering the Community Through Information Sharing’ WMF Journal; November 2014  
  A Fading Legacy of Sindh’s Urban History’ WMF Journal November; 2014  
  Reborn @ 80: NED City Campus Restoration’ Architecture Design Art (ADA), Volume 4, No.16; 2011 (ISSN 1997-7891); pgs. 61-68.  
  Heritage Damaged by Arson and Fire”: Architecture + Interiors (A+I); Vol. 24, 2009; pgs. 94 – 97.  
  Stories of Time Gone By”: Herald; December 2007, pgs. 128-128c  
  Shikarpoor Historic City Center Included in 2008 World Monuments Watch List of 100 Most Endangered Sites”: Architecture + Interiors (A+I); Vol. 18, 2007, pgs. 100-105.  
  Quaid-e-Azam House Museum: Restored but Rarely Rejoiced”: Architecture + Interiors (A+I); Vol. 17, 2007; pgs.92 – 101.  
  Fiddling with Heritage”: Article in newspaper ‘Dawn – Magazine’ April 18, 2004  
  The End of that Sinking Feeling”: Article in newspaper ‘Dawn – Magazine’ February 15, 2004.  
  Zapped into a New Time Zone”: Architecture + Interiors (A+I); Vol. 07, July. – December 2003; pgs. 92 - 103.  
  Heritage at stake: An Issue of Misplaced Priorities”: Architecture + Interiors (A+I); Vol. 05, Jan. – March 2003; pgs. 116 - 127.  
  Heritage on Agenda: A Time to Prioritize” paper presented in the International Symposium “Integrating Cultural Asset Rehabilitation with Post-War Redevelopment”, Mostar, July 2002; published on the website for conference proceedings www.mostar2004-ircica.org  
  The Baltit Fort: One of the Pioneering Works of Restoration in Pakistan”: Architecture + Interiors (A+I); Vol. 02, Jan. – March 2002; pgs. 112 - 121.  
  A City Created by Destroying a Forest”: – research paper, published in newspaper ‘DAWN - Magazine’, March 2000 (Received ‘Honorary Mention’ in ‘Media Save Art’ - International Competition organized by ICCROM).  
  More Monuments Blasted”: Article in newspaper ‘DAWN - Magazine’; November, 1998.  
   “Restore our Past, Save our Future”: Article in newspaper ‘DAWN - Magazine’; April 1997.