New Approaches, Methods, and Tools in Urban E-Planning

New Approaches, Methods, and Tools in Urban E-Planning

Carlos Nunes Silva (University of Lisbon, Portugal)
Projected Release Date: May, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 340
ISBN13: 9781522559993|ISBN10: 152255999X|EISBN13: 9781522560005|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-5999-3


Recent advances in information and communication technologies have enhanced the standards of metropolitan planning and development. With the increase in mobile communication, this will help to deliver innovative new services and apps in the field of urban e-planning.

New Approaches, Methods, and Tools in Urban E-Planning is a key resource for the latest academic research on recent innovations in urban e-planning, citizen e-participation, the use of social media, and new forms of data collection and idea generation for urban planning. Presenting broad coverage among a variety of pertinent views and themes such as ethnography, e-consultation, and civic engagement, this book is ideally designed for planners, policymakers, researchers, and graduate students interested in how recent technological advancements are enhancing the traditional practices in e-planning.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Civic Engagement
  • Collaborative Mapping
  • E-Participation
  • E-Planning Theory
  • Ethnography
  • Public Policy
  • Smart Cities
  • Sustainability
  • Urban E-Planning Pedagogy

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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