Franklin

Mobile technologies of the city / edited by Mimi Sheller and John Urry.

Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2006.
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 200 p. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Networked cities series.
The networked cities series
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Subjects:
City and town life.
City dwellers -- Effect of technological innovations on.
Social mobility.
Information technology -- Social aspects.
Mobile communication systems -- Social aspects.
Urban transportation -- Social aspects.
Movement (Philosophy).
Contents:
Introduction : mobile cities, urban mobilities / Mimi Sheller, John Urry
The linear city : touring Vienna in the nineteenth century / Ulrike Spring
Between the physical and the virtual : connected mobilities? / Peter Adey, Paul Bevan
Urban violence : luxury in made space / Sarah S. Jain
Bypassing and WAPing : reconfiguring timetables for 'real-time' mobility / Juliet Jain
Reshaping patterns of mobility and exclusion? : the impact of virtual mobility upon acesssibility, mobility, and social exclusion / Susan Kenyon
Twin Towers and Amoy Gardens : mobilities, risks and choices / Stephen Little
From cafeĢ to parkbench : Wi-Fi and technological overflows in the city / Adrian Mackenzie
ICTs and the engineering of encounters : a case study of the development of a mobile game based on the geolocation of terminals / Christian Licoppe, Romain Guillot
Permeable boundaries in the software-sorted society : surveillance and differentiations of mobility / David Wood, Stephen Graham.
Contributor:
Sheller, Mimi.
Urry, John.
ISBN:
0415374340
OCLC:
61453893
Publisher Number:
9780415374347