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smart city is a notion that is widely and sometimes not appropriately used by urbanists across the globe this week will help you to get a more clear understanding of this notion by using a rigorous conceptual framework which is based on the systems theory, arif hasan architecture research pakistan - m a jinnah road part ii 1996 arif hasan initiated and supervised the photographic documentation of m a jinnah road this was done to record karachi s built heritage which was being threatened by the elevated light rail project through this historic artery of the city, msc smart cities and urban analytics the bartlett centre - the msc in smart cities and urban analytics looks to take advantage of data and technological innovations to tackle some of the fundamental problems facing the urbanised world, history tacoma washington edu - uw tacoma division of social and historical stdy history tacoma detailed course offerings time schedule are available for summer quarter 2018 autumn quarter 2018 t hist 101 introduction to history methods 5 i s introduces students to historians methods for researching and writing including chicago style with a focus on formulating