The geohistorical evolution of Rovereto city

Employer
Università di Trento
Location
Italy
Posted
October 12 2017
Discipline
Other
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

This research project intends to retrace the evolution of the urban-architectural morphology of the city of Rovereto through a geohisthorical approach and the use of geohistorical-cartographical sources. The project intends to find and classify the mapping of Rovereto territory to fill a database in order to protect an use the historical cartography. The research will focus on the urban-territorial transformations withstanded by the city of Rovereto from the Middle Ages to the present, with particular attention to the diachronic dynamics. In addition to historical maps, other written documentary sources (parchments, administrative sources, notary's sources, family archives) will be used and studied, in order to complete the chronological range of the project, by the fact that the most ancient map date back to the XV century.



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