The Urban Book Series

Sustainable Smart Cities in India

Challenges and Future Perspectives

Editors: Sharma, Poonam, Rajput, Swati (Eds.)

  • Includes cases studies on numerous Indian smart cities
  • Comprehensive coverage including Infrastructure, Transport and Architecture, Communication Technology, Geographical Information System and Remote Sensing, Environment, Energy and Development
  • Well illustrated with numerous maps and diagrams
  • Applies to geographers, town planners, urban management specialists, civil engineers and GIS consultants
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This book presents fundamental and applied research aimed at the development of smart cities across India. Based on the exploration of an extensive array of multidisciplinary literature, this book discusses critical factors of smart city initiatives: management and organization, technology, governance, policy, people and communities, economy, infrastructure, and natural environment. These factors are broadly covered under the integrative framework of the book to examine the vision and challenges of smart city initiatives. The book suggests directions and agendas for smart city research and outlines practical implications for government professionals, students, research scholars and policy makers.

A lot of work is happening on smart cities as it is an upcoming area of research and development. At international level, and even in India, the concept of smart cities concept is a hot topic at universities, research centers, ministries, transport departments, civic bodies, environment, energy and disaster organizations, town planners and policy makers. This book provides ideas and information to government officials, investors, experts and research students.

Table of contents (47 chapters)

  • Perspectives of Smart Cities: Introduction and Overview

    Sharma, Poonam (et al.)

    Pages 1-13

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  • Can the Smart City Allure Meet the Challenges of Indian Urbanization?

    Kumar, Ashok

    Pages 17-39

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  • Methodological Issues in Studying Urban Influence

    Tewari, Surya (et al.)

    Pages 41-57

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  • Implementation Challenges for Establishing Smart Urban Information and Knowledge Management System

    Raut, Sandeep Kumar (et al.)

    Pages 59-72

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  • Spatial Distribution of Startup Cities of India

    Singh, Daljit

    Pages 73-84

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eBook 202,29 €
price for India (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-47145-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 239,00 €
price for India (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-47144-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sustainable Smart Cities in India
Book Subtitle
Challenges and Future Perspectives
Editors
  • Poonam Sharma
  • Swati Rajput
Series Title
The Urban Book Series
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-47145-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-47145-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-47144-0
Series ISSN
2365-757X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 809
Number of Illustrations and Tables
52 b/w illustrations, 210 illustrations in colour
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