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The Resource Smart cities as democratic ecologies, edited by Daniel Araya, (electronic book)

Smart cities as democratic ecologies, edited by Daniel Araya, (electronic book)

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Smart cities as democratic ecologies
Title
Smart cities as democratic ecologies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Daniel Araya
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection focuses on technology-driven changes in democracy and civic engagement in the design and development of the 'smart city', exploring new urban literacies and emergent social practices
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Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1971-
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Araya, Daniel
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  • City planning
  • City planning
  • Sustainable development
Label
Smart cities as democratic ecologies, edited by Daniel Araya, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Foreword The Evolution of Smart Cities; Human(e) Cities; Expanding the Concept of Smart Cities; Foreword Toward Smart Cities as Democratic Ecologies; Notes on Contributors; Introduction; ICTs and democracy; Overview of the book; Conclusion; References; 1 Smart Cities and the Network Society: Toward Commons-Driven Governance; Beyond smart cities; Contradictions of the network society; Building smart cities from the bottom up; Reimagining smart cities in the network society; Toward commons-driven smart cities; Conclusion; References
  • 2 Government's Role in Growing a Smart CityGrowing the smart city; Models for smart city government; The case of Singapore Smart Nation; Innovation ecology; Notes; 3 Generative Cities: Innovative, Sustainable, Inclusive; Introduction; What is generativity?; A normative approach; Advancing urban generativity; Economic innovation; Environmental sustainability; Social inclusiveness; Conclusion; Notes; 4 Urban Research Machines: Engaging the Modern Urban Citizen through Public Creativity; Emergence of a creative public; Why physicality matters in the time of hyper-mobile interactions
  • Public creativity - a tool for urban engagementWhat are Urban Research Machines?; Urban Research Machines for the 2012 Chicago Cultural Plan; A framework for designing Urban Research Machines; Conclusion; Acknowledgments; Image Credits; Notes; References; 5 Stories and Conversations in the Smart City; Abstract; Introduction; Developing a city story from conversations; Process of stories and data; How the story is made; LDA topic distributions from Charlotte City Council meetings 2013; Many stories for many citizens
  • Topic terms from LDA and sentence fabula from E. A. Poe's "A Descent into the Maelstrom"Advantages and disadvantages of data stories; Conversational models from citizens and city leaders; Referencing the discourse in detail - conversational modeling; Conclusion; References; 6 Are Creative and Green Cities Also Smart and Sustainable?; Introduction; Smart cities; Innovation and technology; Quality of life and sustainability; Green economy; Creative class; Agglomeration: Cities as networks; Measuring cities; Measuring smart cities; Measuring sustainability; Other Measures; Results
  • Data OverviewDiscussion and Conclusions; References; Notes; 7 Urban Reconfiguration after the Emergence of Peer-to-Peer Infrastructure: Four Future Scenarios with an Impact on Smart Cities; Introduction; The Two Axes and the Four Quadrants; Netarchical Capitalism (NC); Distributed Capitalism (DC); Resilient Communities (RC); Global Commons (GC); Discussion; Conclusion; Acknowledgment; References; 8 Smart Cities: Toward the Surveillance Society?; Connecting the resident and the city; How smart is too smart?; When every move is measured; Securing a city of vulnerabilities
  • Building on top of a broken foundation
Control code
PURCH EBC4098280
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (283 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 200 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781137377203
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Smart cities as democratic ecologies, edited by Daniel Araya, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
  • Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Foreword The Evolution of Smart Cities; Human(e) Cities; Expanding the Concept of Smart Cities; Foreword Toward Smart Cities as Democratic Ecologies; Notes on Contributors; Introduction; ICTs and democracy; Overview of the book; Conclusion; References; 1 Smart Cities and the Network Society: Toward Commons-Driven Governance; Beyond smart cities; Contradictions of the network society; Building smart cities from the bottom up; Reimagining smart cities in the network society; Toward commons-driven smart cities; Conclusion; References
  • 2 Government's Role in Growing a Smart CityGrowing the smart city; Models for smart city government; The case of Singapore Smart Nation; Innovation ecology; Notes; 3 Generative Cities: Innovative, Sustainable, Inclusive; Introduction; What is generativity?; A normative approach; Advancing urban generativity; Economic innovation; Environmental sustainability; Social inclusiveness; Conclusion; Notes; 4 Urban Research Machines: Engaging the Modern Urban Citizen through Public Creativity; Emergence of a creative public; Why physicality matters in the time of hyper-mobile interactions
  • Public creativity - a tool for urban engagementWhat are Urban Research Machines?; Urban Research Machines for the 2012 Chicago Cultural Plan; A framework for designing Urban Research Machines; Conclusion; Acknowledgments; Image Credits; Notes; References; 5 Stories and Conversations in the Smart City; Abstract; Introduction; Developing a city story from conversations; Process of stories and data; How the story is made; LDA topic distributions from Charlotte City Council meetings 2013; Many stories for many citizens
  • Topic terms from LDA and sentence fabula from E. A. Poe's "A Descent into the Maelstrom"Advantages and disadvantages of data stories; Conversational models from citizens and city leaders; Referencing the discourse in detail - conversational modeling; Conclusion; References; 6 Are Creative and Green Cities Also Smart and Sustainable?; Introduction; Smart cities; Innovation and technology; Quality of life and sustainability; Green economy; Creative class; Agglomeration: Cities as networks; Measuring cities; Measuring smart cities; Measuring sustainability; Other Measures; Results
  • Data OverviewDiscussion and Conclusions; References; Notes; 7 Urban Reconfiguration after the Emergence of Peer-to-Peer Infrastructure: Four Future Scenarios with an Impact on Smart Cities; Introduction; The Two Axes and the Four Quadrants; Netarchical Capitalism (NC); Distributed Capitalism (DC); Resilient Communities (RC); Global Commons (GC); Discussion; Conclusion; Acknowledgment; References; 8 Smart Cities: Toward the Surveillance Society?; Connecting the resident and the city; How smart is too smart?; When every move is measured; Securing a city of vulnerabilities
  • Building on top of a broken foundation
Control code
PURCH EBC4098280
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (283 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 200 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781137377203
Specific material designation
remote

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