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Social networks analysis, computational social sciences, Big data and social sciences, online social movements, online activism, political communication on Twitter, hashtag networks, social representations of elderly, women's representations on cyberspace
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Heritage Vs. Infrastructure: Case Study in Hyderabad, India ...

Heritage Vs. Infrastructure: Case Study in Hyderabad, India ... | Research Interests | Scoop.it
Do you imagine built heritage as dead monuments of a distant past? As we move deeper into the 21st century, the perception of built heritage will need a more practical angle for the betterment of not only our cities but also the ...
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Treat the City as an Ecosystem | Viewpoints | Opinion | Epoch Times

Treat the City as an Ecosystem | Viewpoints | Opinion | Epoch Times | Research Interests | Scoop.it
In a recent article for The Nature of Cities, ecologist Eric W. Sanderson suggests we try to “conceive of cities in their entirety as ecological spaces.” This vision of the city as ecosystem includes all streets, sidewalks, buildings, ...
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The Nature of Cities | A collective blog on cities as ecological spaces

The Nature of Cities | A collective blog on cities as ecological spaces | Research Interests | Scoop.it
a collective of writers devoted to conversation about cities as ecological spaces about the nature of cities.
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High Line-Style Project For Sydney | Sustainable Cities Collective

High Line-Style Project For Sydney | Sustainable Cities Collective | Research Interests | Scoop.it
Old railroads are all the rage when it comes to adaptive reuse. New York City kicked off the trend with its High Line park, which officially opened to the public last year.
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Climate and the use of urban public spaces - All About Internet

importance of climatically supportive and stimulating outdoor spaces but also the need for new forms Keywords: climate, comfort, public spaces, urban life, outdoor environment PDF format /download/13_keyword-urban-outdoor-thermal-environment/climate-and-the-use-of-urban-public-spaces.pdf...
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Inspiring Local Change on a Grand Scale | Sustainable Cities ...

Inspiring Local Change on a Grand Scale | Sustainable Cities ... | Research Interests | Scoop.it
View the story "Inspiring Local Change on a Grand Scale" on Storify]...
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Sustainable Music: Conservation, environmentalism, and ecology

Sustainable Music: Conservation, environmentalism, and ecology | Research Interests | Scoop.it
Sustainable Music. A research blog on the subject of sustainability and music. ... Carson's book, Silent Spring, with its warnings about agricultural pesticides' effects on bird and other animal life, ushered in the modern era of environmentalism.
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Urban Designer Series: Jane Jacobs. | Sustainable Cities Collective

Urban Designer Series: Jane Jacobs. | Sustainable Cities Collective | Research Interests | Scoop.it
In the first post of the Urban Designer Series I wrote about Robert Moses, the man whose urban planning philosophy was the precipice for the modern-day urban design profession.
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Urban planning: Assessing the need for informal social spaces - by Victoria Rose Perkins - Helium

Urban planning: Assessing the need for informal social spaces - by Victoria Rose Perkins - Helium | Research Interests | Scoop.it
I live in a quaint New England town. Or, I should say, used to live in a friendly, quaint little town where just about everyone knew each other.
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