Taylor & Francis India: Urban Communications & Technology

  • Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action book cover

    Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robin Andersen, Purnaka L. de Silva

    In this moment of unprecedented humanitarian crises, the representations of global disasters are increasingly common media themes around the world. The Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action explores the interconnections between media, old and new, and the humanitarian challenges that…

    Hardback – 2017-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Media and Cultural Studies Companions

  • The Experimental City book cover

    The Experimental City

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Evans, Andrew Karvonen, Rob Raven

    This book explores how the concept or urban experimentation is being used to reshape practices of knowledge production in urban debates about resilience, climate change governance, and socio-technical transitions. With contributions from leading scholars, and case studies from the Global North and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainable Urbanism

  • Communication, Public Discourse, and Road Safety Campaigns: Persuading People to Be Safer book cover

    Communication, Public Discourse, and Road Safety Campaigns

    Persuading People to Be Safer, 1st Edition

    By Nurit Guttman

    This book discusses the use of communication campaigns to promote road safety, arguing that they need to elicit public discourse on issues pertaining to culture, equity, gender, workplace norms, environmental issues, and social solidarity. Increasingly, new media channels and formats are employed…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Negotiating the Mediated City: Everyday Encounters with Public Screens book cover

    Negotiating the Mediated City

    Everyday Encounters with Public Screens, 1st Edition

    By Zlatan Krajina

    This book is an interdisciplinary empirical investigation of how people interact with public screens in their daily lives. In more and more surprising locations, screens of various kinds appear within the sightlines of passers-by in contemporary cities. Outdoor advertisers target audiences which…

    Paperback – 2016-10-27
    Routledge
    Comedia

  • The Public Space of Social Media: Connected Cultures of the Network Society book cover

    The Public Space of Social Media

    Connected Cultures of the Network Society, 1st Edition

    By Therese Tierney

    Social media is restructuring urban practices–through ad-hoc experimentation, commercial software development, and communities of participation. This book is the first to consider how practices contained within social media are situated within a larger genealogy of public space, including theories…

    Paperback – 2016-08-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

  • Play in Creative Problem-solving for Planners and Architects book cover

    Play in Creative Problem-solving for Planners and Architects

    1st Edition

    By Ron Kasprisin

    In Play in Creative Problem-solving for Planners and Architects, "play" is defined, explored and demonstrated as a critical catalyst in creative problem-solving processes. The book defines the current psychological research into play and creative problem-solving, explores the necessary integration…

    Paperback – 2016-07-15
    Routledge

  • Smart Urbanism: Utopian vision or false dawn? book cover

    Smart Urbanism

    Utopian vision or false dawn?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Marvin, Andrés Luque-Ayala, Colin McFarlane

    Smart Urbanism (SU) – the rebuilding of cities through the integration of digital technologies with buildings, neighbourhoods, networked infrastructures and people – is being represented as a unique emerging ‘solution’ to the majority of problems faced by cities today. SU discourses, enacted by…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26
    Routledge

  • Policing Cities: Urban Securitization and Regulation in a 21st Century World book cover

    Policing Cities

    Urban Securitization and Regulation in a 21st Century World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Randy K Lippert, Kevin Walby

    Policing Cities brings together international scholars from numerous disciplines to examine urban policing, securitization, and regulation in nine countries and the conceptual issues these practices raise. Chapters cover many of the world’s major cities, including New York, Beijing, Paris, London,…

    Paperback – 2015-01-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Urban Modelling book cover

    Urban Modelling

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Wilson

    The study of cities is one of the grand challenges of twenty-first-century science, and mathematical modelling—in this case, urban modelling—provides a crucial contribution to scholarly and practical projects fully to comprehend their workings, evolution, and associated planning problems. There…

    Hardback – 2012-09-08
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Urban Studies

  • Visualizing Climate Change: A Guide to Visual Communication of Climate Change and Developing Local Solutions book cover

    Visualizing Climate Change

    A Guide to Visual Communication of Climate Change and Developing Local Solutions, 1st Edition

    By Stephen R.J. Sheppard

    Carbon dioxide and global climate change are largely invisible, and the prevailing imagery of climate change is often remote (such as ice floes melting) or abstract and scientific (charts and global temperature maps).  Using dramatic visual imagery such as 3D and 4D visualizations of future…

    Hardback – 2012-03-29
    Routledge

  • Transport Economics book cover

    Transport Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by David A. Hensher

    An effective transport infrastructure—and its associated services—are widely regarded as key components of an efficient, equitable, and sustainable society. But the link between transport provision (especially car ownership) and growing global levels of, for example, social exclusion, congestion,…

    Hardback – 2011-10-26
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

  • Rights of Passage: Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow book cover

    Rights of Passage

    Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Blomley

    Rights of Passage: Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow documents a powerful and under-researched form of urban governance that focuses on pedestrian flow. This logic, which Nicholas Blomley terms 'pedestrianism', values public space not in terms of its aesthetic merits, or its success in…

    Paperback – 2011-10-06
    Routledge
    Social Justice

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