Networked Cities Series

  • Personal Mobilities

    By Aharon Kellerman

    Living in a contemporary developed society means having access to a myriad of ways to communicate. One can either use public or private transport to meet others and talk face to face, or use a variety of communication networks, like mobile or fixed telephones or the internet, to travel virtually.…

    Paperback – 2012-07-13
    Routledge
    Networked Cities Series

  • Mobile Technologies of the City

    Edited by Mimi Sheller, John Urry

    Mobile communications technologies are taking off across the world, while urban transportation and surveillance systems are also being rebuilt and updated. Emergent practices of physical, informational and communicational mobility are reconfiguring patterns of movement, co-presence, social…

    Paperback – 2012-07-13
    Routledge
    Networked Cities Series

  • Urban and Regional Technology Planning

    Planning Practice in the Global Knowledge Economy

    By Kenneth E. Corey, Mark Wilson

    Part of the popular Networked Cities series, Urban and Regional Technology Planning focuses on the practice of relational planning and the stimulation of local city-regional scale development planning in the context of the global knowledge economy and network society. Designed to offer scholars,…

    Paperback – 2006-05-08
    Routledge
    Networked Cities Series

  • The Network Society

    A New Context for Planning

    Edited by Louis Albrechts, Seymour Mandelbaum

    In a clear and rewarding style, Albrechts and Mandelbaum consider the challenges that the new paradigm of the Network Society creates for Urban and Regional Planning. Chapters grouped into five themes discuss theoretical and practical perspectives on the contemporary organization of social,…

    Paperback – 2005-10-19
    Routledge
    Networked Cities Series

  • Sustaining Urban Networks

    The Social Diffusion of Large Technical Systems

    Edited by Olivier Coutard, Richard Hanley, Rae Zimmerman

    Considering sustainability in its economic, environmental and social contexts, the contributors take stock of previous research on large technical systems and discuss their sustainability from three main perspectives: uses, cities, and rules and institutions.…

    Paperback – 2004-12-09
    Routledge
    Networked Cities Series

  • Digital Infrastructures

    Enabling Civil and Environmental Systems through Information Technology

    Edited by Thomas Horan, Rae Zimmerman

    An invisible network of digital technology systems underlies the highly visible networks of roads, waterways, satellites, and power-lines. Increasingly, these systems are becoming the "infrastructure's infrastructure," providing a crucial array of data on network demand, performance, reliability,…

    Paperback – 2004-09-02
    Routledge
    Networked Cities Series

  • Moving People, Goods and Information in the 21st Century

    The Cutting-Edge Infrastructures of Networked Cities

    Edited by Richard Hanley

    Globalisation and technological innovation have changed the way people, goods, and information move through and about cities. To remain, or become, economically and environmentally sustainable, cities and their regions must adapt to these changes by creating cutting-edge infrastructures that…

    Paperback – 2003-12-18
    Routledge
    Networked Cities Series