Digital Cities II. Computational and Sociological Approaches: Second Kyoto Workshop on Digital Cities, Kyoto, Japan, October 18-20, 2001. Revised Papers, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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Makoto Tanabe, Peter van den Besselaar, Toru Ishida
Springer Science & Business Media, Jul 10, 2002 - Architecture - 397 pages
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This book contains the papers presented at the second KyotoWorkshop on Digital Cities that took place in October 2001. This was the third in a series of three related confer- ces. The previous conferences were the KyotoWorkshop on Communityware and Social Interaction in 1998, and the ?rst KyotoWorkshop on Digital Cities, in September 1999. Together they have contributed to the advancement of the research on digital cities, one of the research topics within the emerging ?eld of ‘social informatics’. Themeetingaimedatimprovingourunderstandingofthecurrentstatusandfutureof thoseclassesofsystemsthatcanbesubsumedundertheheadingofdigitalcity.Whatare feasiblemodelsfordigitalcities?Whatdoexperimentswithdigitalcitiesteachus?What new technologies for digital cities emerge? The meeting aimed at encouraging research and practical activities in this ?eld, and enabled the interaction between computer sci- tists, social scientists, and enlightened practitioners, engaged with digital cities. Topics of discussion were design and analysis, theoretical perspectives on digital cities, ex- riments with digital cities and with community networks, applications of digital cities, user studies, visualization, (mobile) technologies for digital cities, social interaction and communityware, user involvement in digital cities and community networks, and or- nizational and business models for digital cities.
  

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Contents

Digital Cities Research and Open Issues
1
Privacy Predictability or Serendipity and Digital Cities
26
Regularities in the Formation and Evolution of Information Cities
41
Communication of Social Agents and the Digital City A Semiotic
56
Politics of the Digital City Movement
71
Involving Communities
86
TeleCities Digital Cities Network
101
Directory
125
ExclusionProcesses in DDS
219
Log Analysis of MapBased Web Page Search on Digital City Kyoto
233
Architectures for Digital Cities
246
Augmenting Evaluating and Studying
257
Use of Public Opinion
270
AgentBased Coordination of Regional Information Services
283
Realization of Digital Environmental Education A Future Style
292
Technologies for Digital Cities
305

Virtuality Rooted in Reality
139
Feasibility Study of Digital Community through Virtual Enterprise
152
KnowledgeBased Economic Services Supported by Digital Experiments
164
Evaluations
177
The Complexity of Using Commercial Forces to Counteract
191
Social Interaction in Virtual Environments
203
Spatial Information Sharing for Mobile Phones
331
Town Digitizing for Building an ImageBased Cyber Space
357
Language Design for Rescue Agents
371
Urban Pilot A Handheld City Guide That Maps Personal
384
Author Index
399
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