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City. Mod & NC #5: World Cities

‘An everyday urbanism has to get into the intermesh between flesh and stone, humans and non-humans, fixtures and flows, emotions and practices’ (Thrift and Amin, 2002) 348 more words

City, Modernity And Network Culture

Way to go! Japan earns top spot and two others in top 10 most dangerous world cities ranking

It’s always nice to be number one for something, even if it is number one in the “cities where the earth is most likely to kill you” ranking. 304 more words


Following the World Cities Chess Team Championship By Amichai Vardi

When most people think of international competitions, the first thing that comes to mind is the Olympic Games, or perhaps the World Cup. There are, however, other less-known competitions of equal excitement, though admittedly of a different style. 134 more words

Amichai Vardi

Policy Pathways: A Tale of Renewed Cities

Transport currently accounts for half of global oil consumption and nearly 20% of world energy use, of which approximately 40% is used in urban transport alone. 94 more words


Towards networked, multimodal cities of 2050

Management consultancy Arthur D Little’s new global study of urban mobility assesses mobility maturity and performance of 66 cities worldwide and finds most falling well below best practice. 209 more words

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