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The Transport Terminal: Marking National Landmarks

  • Shireen Jahn Kassim
  • Norwina Mohd Nawawi
  • Siti Norzaini Zainal Abidin
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Abstract

This chapter focuses on the role of transport hubs, namely central train stations and international airport terminals, in terms of form to create landmarks, and to fuse into the public’s memory the identity of a certain time and a certain place. They are able to converge key regional essences into structures that are remembered for, and evoke, national identity.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shireen Jahn Kassim
    • 1
  • Norwina Mohd Nawawi
    • 1
  • Siti Norzaini Zainal Abidin
    • 1
  1. 1.International Islamic University MalaysiaKuala LumpurMalaysia

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