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Technocities

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Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communication Studies,
  • Impact of computing & IT on society,
  • Telecommunication,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Effect of technological innova,
  • Technology,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Social aspects,
  • Communication,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Communication,
  • Engineering - General,
  • Cities and towns,
  • Effect of technological innovations on

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJohn W Downey (Editor), Jim McGuigan (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8030256M
    ISBN 100761955569
    ISBN 109780761955566

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    Title: Beyond infrastructure: Europe, the USA and Canada on the Information Highway: Author(s): d'Haenens, L.S.J. Publication year:Author: L.S.J. d'Haenens. Techno-cities mirror society's understanding of current technologies, and at the same time seek to regain the lost virtues of the edenic pre-industrial village. The idea of the techno-city transcended ideologies, crossed national borders, and spanned the entire twentieth century.

    Vasili Toporkov was one of the rare outsiders ever to be invited to join the Moscow Art Theatre. Although already an experienced and accomplished artist, he was forced to retrain as an actor under Stanislavski's rigorous guidance. This is Toporkov's account of this learning process, offering an insight into Stanislavski's legendary "system" and his method of rehearsal that became known as the. The book also identifies techno-cities as rooted, at a deeper level, in utopian thought and in 19th-century paternalist company towns. Techno-cities are described, furthermore, as 'purpose-driven' settlements which embody a sort of 'techno-nostalgia' (p. 3), defined by the authors as a .


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Jim’s main academic interests are in social theory, cultural studies and policy. He has published in many book collections and journals, including Cultural Studies, European Journal of Cultural Studies, International Journal of Cultural Policy, Keywords, New Left Review, New Statesman, Social Semiotics, Sociological Review and : Paperback.

This book explores the many fascinating and urgent issues involved by relating advanced theoretical debates to practical matters of communication with cultural policy. It maps out a range of 'optimistic' and 'pessimistic' scenarios with special regard to various forms Price: $ Technocities: The Culture and Political Economy of the Digital Revolution - Kindle edition by John Downey, Jim McGuigan, Downey, John, McGuigan, Jim.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or cturer: SAGE Publications Ltd. Publishing a book based on contributions which begin their lives at a conference is a difficult business and we acknowledge the value of the suggestions made Technocities book readers, most particularly Bob Catterall for his comments on the manuscript.

This book explores the many fascinating and urgent issues involved by relating advanced theoretical debates to practical matters of communication with cultural policy.

It maps out a range of `optimistic' and `pessimistic' scenarios with special regard to various forms. The book concludes that it is necessary to bring together a number of differently informing approaches, cultural, economic, political and technological, to make sense of.

In: Technocities Chapter 5: The Ideal City and the Virtual Hive: Modernism and Emergent Order in Computer Culture Edited by: John Downey & Jim McGuigan. Tech icons like Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg have their own book clubs, and there's a reason why.

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22 comments. share. save hide report. % Upvoted. This thread is archived. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Technocities: The Culture and Political Economy of the Digital Revolution by DOWNEY & MCGUIGAN. Paperback. Very Good. Nice clean bright tight book - no faults pages.

The authors define 'techno-cities' as 'cities planned and developed in conjunction with large technological or industrial projects' (p.

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