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The Technopolis Phenomenon
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: David V. Gibson, George Kozmetsky, Raymond W. Smilor
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Leading experts from academia, government, and industry present information, ideas, programs and initiatives that accelerate the creation of smart cities, fast systems, and global networks.
The Emergence of Technopolis
Language: en
Pages: 187
Authors: Robert W. Preer
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Praeger Publishers

This study examines the rise of the technopolis--high technology-based regional development. It explores how and why these regions emerged and the policies that have been devised to promote them. The rapid, propulsive growth of the technopolis in the 1960s and 1970s caught many people by surprise. Silicon Valley arose in
Surviving Technopolis
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Arthur W. Hunt III
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-24 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Technopolis has no end in view other than bigger, faster, newer, and more. While giving us many material benefits--at least in the short run--in its wake are spiritual loss, alienation, and devastation. These essays not only evaluate Technopolis, but also seek wisdom to cope with our new human-made environments. Positively
Language: en
Pages: 322
Authors: Allen John Scott
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-01-01 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"By far the most sophisticated treatment of industrial structure and spatial organization in the Southern California manufacturing system. The analysis powerfully combines cogent historical narratives, revealing statistical profiles, and incisive empirical and theoretical discussion. . . . Long overdue given the region's obvious importance to the American and world economies."--Richard
Language: en
Pages: 388
Authors: Nigel Calder
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971-10-15 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

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