The architectural ensemble of the historic center in Fortaleza-CE-Brazil: statistical analysis of use and meaning

Antonio Gilberto Abreu De Souza & Yacy-Ara Froner
Numerous documents, letters and recommendations of UNESCO discuss the importance of community in the process of revitalization, protection and preservation of architectural ensembles, especially when located in urban areas. The conservation of a particular area become successful when the structural, social, economic and cultural factors are identified, discussed and the solutions applied. In that sense, this article is the result of a research whose object, the Historic Center of Fortaleza-CE-Brazil, was evaluated from questionnaire applied...