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Cityscape in the Era of Information and Communication Technologies


  • Discusses the impact of contemporary media on shaping the architectural space

  • Presents a thoroughly multidisciplinary approach to the architectural design of urban space

  • Gives emphasis to practical case studies

  • Rich in illustrations and diagrams


Part of the The Urban Book Series book series (UBS)

About this book


This book discusses the impact of information and communication technologies, particularly social media, on the structure and landscape of contemporary cities. It presents a multidisciplinary range of theories and practical case studies and addresses a broad readership, from graduate students to practitioners active in the fields of urbanism and the architectural design of urban space. The book includes a wealth of illustrations depicting contemporary architecture and exemplary modern public spaces, as well as diagrams and tables that optimally visualize the concepts and ideas discussed.


Smart-city Planning Contemporary Urban Transformation Flexible Spatial Arrangements Society of Knowledge Creative Class Mass Communication Development of Public Spaces Functional Space Division Spatial Transformations Relation between Community and Environment Media Architecture Sustainable cities Mass Urbanization

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Poznań University of TechnologyPoznańPoland

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