The New Science of Cities


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A proposal for a new way to understand cities and their design not as artifacts but as systems composed of flows and networks. In The New Science of Cities , Michael Batty suggests that to understand cities we must view them not simply as places in space but as systems of networks and flows. To understand space, he argues, we must understand flows, and to understand flows, we must understand networks--the relations between objects that comprise the system of the city. Drawing on the complexity sciences, social physics, ...

The New Science of Cities 2017, Mit Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780262534567

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The New Science of Cities 2013, Mit Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780262019521