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Ambient Urbanities as the Intersection Between the IoT and the IoP in Smart Cities
Adaptive, fluid, evolving, and responsive understandings of digital and physical environments enabling and supporting ease, creativity, and interactivities in 21 st century smart environments.
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Emergent Digital Literacies: Ambient Learning, Play, and Inclusion
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-7882-6.ch005
Abstract
The purpose of this chapter is to explore digital literacies in the context of smart cities in relation to aware people and aware technologies. This work aims to shed light on the ambient concept for learning, play, and inclusion contributing to emergent requirements for urban digital literacies. The research literature for digital literacies, ambient learning, ambient play, and ambient inclusion is explored in this chapter in the context of smart cities, enabling identification of issues, controversies, and problems. Using an exploratory case study approach, solutions and recommendations are advanced. This chapter makes a contribution to 1) the research literature for digital literacies, ambient learning, ambient play, and ambient inclusion in smart cities; 2) the evolving of urban theory for 21st century cities; and 3) ambient urbanities by formulating and operationalizing a conceptual framework for ambient learning, play, and inclusion for smart cities in support of research and practice.
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Literacies for Urban Life in Smart Cities: Digital, Algorithmic, Play, and Inclusion
Ambient literacies refer to more dynamic ways of learning, knowing, communicating, and becoming aware in the context of smart urban environments.
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