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Urban Geography of the Roman World, 100 BC to AD 300

An interactive map of urbanism in the Roman world in the imperial period: https://urbanismandtheromanworld.wordpress.com/maps/ ALSO OUT NOW: Hanson, J. W., (2016), An Urban Geography of the Roman World, 100 BC to AD 300, (Archaeopress). http://archaeopress.com/ArchaeopressShop/Public/displayProductDetail.asp?id=%7B20D434EB-311A-4576-9571-EC9498B08665%7D

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Theories and models of urbanization

ERC GeoDiverCity International Workshop Thursday 12th and Friday 13th October 2017 | Paris, France   http://geodivercity.parisgeo.cnrs.fr/blog/international-workshop/

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THE MULTIPOLAR REGIONALIZATION OF CITIES IN MULTINATIONAL FIRMS’ NETWORKS

Rozenblat, C., Zaidi, F., & Bellwald, A. (2017). The multipolar regionalization of cities in multinational firms’ networks. Global Networks, 17(2), 171-194. Preprint paper ROZENBLAT_et_al-2017-Global_Networks_Preprint

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CCS’15 & CS-DC’15 – Watching again the E-Session on Territorial Intelligence for Multi-level Equity and Sustainability

For those who missed the session Territorial Intelligence for Multi-level Equity and Sustainability, you can visualize online individually each presentation : Denise Pumain, University Paris 1. ERC GeodiverCity (Keynote Speaker – Conference CS-DC) World Urban Dynamics and climate change toward territorial … Continue reading

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Where people run in major cities

Interestingly…. they prefere parks and river sides :-(((( What a new information!!!! Where People Run

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Season’s Greetings 2016

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Données Urbaines 7

Just published: URBAN DATA 7 (Données Urbaines) Decrypting new diverse and massive urban data, this book shows how cities, their governments their inhabitants, their businesses , adapt deeply to all these transformations. The book is divided into six main chapters, … Continue reading

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The global flow of people

Explore new estimates of migration flows between and within regions for five-year periods, 1990 to 2010. Click on a region to discover flows country-by-country. by Nikola Sander, Guy J. Abel & Ramon Bauer at the Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and … Continue reading

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Cities’ densities – A comparative approach

Source: London school of economics, 2015

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Wonderful New Year 2014

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An incredible map of which countries e-mail each other, and why?

The Internet was supposed to let us bridge continents and cultures like never before. But after analyzing more than 10 million e-mails from Yahoo! mail, a team of computer researchers noticed an interesting phenomenon: E-mails tend to flow much more frequently … Continue reading

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Science Metrix

A website showing the proximities between sciences, between fields, maps of ontologies: http://www.science-metrix.com/OntologyExplorer/#app=cde1&8f8c-selectedIndex=2 http://www.science-metrix.com/OntologyExplorer/#app=cde1&8f8c-selectedIndex=1  

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What is wrong with social networking?

A conversation with scientist and inventor of the World Wide Web Tim Berners-Lee on what is wrong with social networking Sir Tim berners Lee in DAVOS 2013

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Interactive maps of Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s letters

Everything is mappable. The letters written by Jean-Jacques Rousseau are classified by place and time. So you can enter into the Space-time of the author. http://www.rousseauonline.ch/maps/maps.php

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Dissection of cities

  I don’t know what we can learn from the physical dissection of cities: maybe some fractal analysis could work? see the website Berlin:           New York City:           and other cities … Continue reading

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City of London during Olympic Games, maps of twitts

  The density of twitter users shows the location of people in London during the Olympic games…. impressive…… see the website: http://urbantick.blogspot.co.uk/2012/09/virtual-landscape-and-peak-for-london.html London during Olympic games: Other cities:  

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