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Societies and cities in the age of instant access

Author: Harvey J Miller
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, ©2007.
Series: GeoJournal library, v. 88.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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We are on the verge of what many are calling the "second information revolution," based on ubiquitous access to both computing and information. They discuss issues surrounding the impact of instant  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harvey J Miller
ISBN: 1402054262 9781402054266 9781402054273 1402054270
OCLC Number: 138179439
Notes: Papers originally presented at an international symposium, Societies and cities in the age of instant access, in Nov. 2005.
Description: xiii, 365 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction : 1. Societies and cities in the age of instant access --
Cities and the built environment : 2. The new middle landscape --
3.Imagining the recursive city : explorations in urban simulaora --
4. Download my building : how building information modeling will transform our cities --
5. Misses, near-misses and surprises in forecasting the informational city --
Activities in space and time : 6. Does instant access promote sedentary behavior? Putting physical activity on the instant-access-in-cites agenda --
7. Revisiting Hägerstrand's time-geographic framework for individual activities in the age of instant access --
8. Dynamic prisms and "instant access" : linking opportunities in space to decision making in time --
9. Where do you want to go today [in attribute space]? --
Transportation : 10. Reexamining ICT impact on travel using the 2001 NHTS data for Baltimore metropolitan area --
11. Influence of mobility information services on travel behavior --
12. Shared ride trip planning with geosensor networks --
Mobile information services : 13. Mobile ICT in public spaces and its impact on privacy --
14. The dimensions of locational privacy --
15. Location-based services : enabling technologies and a concierge service model --
16. From cyberspace to DigiPlace : visibility in an age of information and mobility --
17. Paradoxical consequences of location-based services (LBS) : a tetradic analysis using McLuhan's laws of media --
Social and economic networks : 18. The evolving social geography of blogs --
19. Cell phones and places : the use of mobile technologies in Brazil --
20. Inter-firm relations in the age of instant access : case of the U.S. logistics industry --
Community : 21. Rethinking public participation as instant access to virtual meetings --
22. Digital middletown a glimpse at the information society.
Series Title: GeoJournal library, v. 88.
Responsibility: edited by Harvey J. Miller.
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