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Creative urban regions

harnessing urban technologies to support knowledge city initiatives

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Published by Information Science Reference in Hershey, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning -- Technological innovations

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTan Yigitcanlar, Koray Velibeyoglu, Scott Baum [editors].
    ContributionsYigitcanlar, Tan., Velibeyoglu, Koray., Baum, Scott.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT166 .C74 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 366 p. :
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16692740M
    ISBN 101599048388, 1599048418
    ISBN 109781599048383, 9781599048413
    LC Control Number2007037382

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