Creating margins at the centre: Israeli bypass roads in the Palestinian Beit Hanina neighbourhood, East Jerusalem
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Insight 4


Anwar Jaber reflects on transformation of East Jerusalem into an urban borderland that is both at the centre and the edge of contested space. The city’s urban fabric and built infrastructure offer key insights into  how a border that cuts through a city operates, as well as how it  continues to evolve due to the structures that maintain it.