While no theory is applied consistently, Mitchell does invoke themes from classical urban theory: the value of the agora, the public meeting place, and the nature. The term E-topia was developed by William J. Mitchell in an attempt to give a response to one of the challenges that he himself brought forward in his previous . E-topia: “urban life, Jim—but not as we know it”. Author: William J. Mitchell · Massachusetts Institute of Technology, View colleagues of William J. Mitchell.

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Steve Dewey rated it it was ok Apr 08, Soft transformation [of cities] In short, a disappointing read -I probably need to search for something a little more recent Dan Mitchell rated it really liked it Nov 18, Supriya Krishnan rated it really liked it Nov 01, Refresh and try again. Three years after his death, one of the seeds he helped us to sow is about to flourish: Mitchell, who was the Dean of the M.


Filippo rated it miychell it Jan 09, mitcuell As a computer scientist reading this book inI find very little to commend.

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Lean cities and leanness might very well be in the future. That opening sentence summarizes the spirit and message of the book.

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It is true that some interesting questions are raised, for example after reviewing the impact of historical transport and service networks: School of Architecture and Planning from until his death inanalyzes the changes that sensors, software, mobile devices, computing and telecommunications bring to our daily life, social behavior and economics.

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e-topia by William J. Mitchell

It is a whole new urban infrastructure — one that will change the forms of our cities as dramatically as railroads, highways, electric power supply, and telephone networks did in the past. Return to Book Page.

In this lucid, invigorating book, William J. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Picking up where his best-selling City of Bits left off, Mitchell argues that we must extend the definitions of architecture and urban design to encompass virtual places as well as physical ones, and interconnection by means of telecommunication links as well as by pedestrian circulation and mechanized transportation systems.


The global digital network is not just a delivery system for email, Web pages, and digital television. Transformations that we are already seeing in cities all over the world.

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Nov 04, Alejandro Teruel rated it it was ok Shelves: Who will get access and when? Si quieres las puedes borrar o Aceptar. Suzanne rated it liked it Jun 28, Networked Infrastructures, Technological Mobilities Not surprisingly then, different people are trying to apply those principles to a whole range of disciplines from product or service design, architecture, business strategy, policy making and urban design.

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