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Imagined community and networked hyperlocal publics

Bingham-Hall, John (2017) Imagined community and networked hyperlocal publics. Architectural Design, 87 (1). pp. 64-71. ISSN 1554-2769

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Identification Number: 10.1002/ad.2133

Abstract

What is the place of both immediate and mediated information in forming publics and sustaining communities? And what can past communication practices teach us in our digitally hyperconnected age? With reference to the work of philosophers, sociologists and theorists including Hannah Arendt, Jurgen Habermas, Keith Hampton and Barry Wellman, cultural researcher John Bingham-Hall reflects on the nature of place, and highlights the phatic properties of online platforms such as Southeast London's Brockley Central blog that seek to reinforce local identity.

Item Type: Article
Official URL: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/(IS...
Additional Information: © 2017 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Divisions: LSE Cities
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
Sets: Research centres and groups > LSE Cities (Cities Programme)
Date Deposited: 15 Mar 2017 10:17
Last Modified: 20 Jan 2020 06:27
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/69817

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