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First, he equated political and administrative stability with social harmony, the construction of public buildings and the regularity of urban planning. He asserted this strict cause-and-eﬀect relationship even in the absence of evidence. Second, Sauvaget’s work assumed the Hellenistic-Roman grid-plan city as an ideal type and ascribed a moral superiority to this type. 40 As such, Sauvaget viewed the history of Aleppo as a moral parable which demonstrates, ultimately, the superiority of the European cultural ideal.
70 The city establishes a spatial environment that provides a range of choices for the pedestrian by showcasing some sites and obscuring others. The arrangement of city spaces controls the visual approach to salient features within the city and thus deﬁnes these features. While streets and sites are designed to force people to proceed in certain ways by preventing some actions and encouraging others, pedestrians always seek to alter 68 Spiro Kostof, The City Shaped: Urban Patterns and Meanings Through History (London, 1991), and The City Assembled: The Elements of Urban Form Through History (London, 1992).
The study of Aleppo in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries presents a valuable insight into both the broader paradigm of the Ottoman empire and the speciﬁc conditions of a provincial city. In addition to the creation of new structures, this project recontextualized the existing features of the cityscape through reuse of certain sites and buildings, the modiﬁcation and erasure of others. The reuse of layers of the city’s past are viewed as meaningful actions in the present. 74 Bierman, “Ottomanization of Crete,” 53.