Academic Publications

This page contains references to works published by team members concerning the Programmable City research.  For a more comprehensive list of author publications, see the project contributors page.

Books:

  • Kitchin, R., McArdle, G. and Lauriault, T. (eds) (in press, 2017) Data and the City.  London: Routledge.
  • Evans, L. and Saker, M. (2017) Location-Based Social Media: Space, Time and Identity. Palgrave Pivot.
  • Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T.P. and Wilson, M. (eds) (2017) Understanding Spatial Media, Sage.
  • Kitchin, R and Perng, SY. (2016) Code and the City, Routledge, London.
  • Evans, L. (2015) Locative Social Media: Place in the Digital Age. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Kitchin, R. (2014) The Data Revolution: Big Data, Open Data, Data Infrastructures and Their Consequences.  Sage, London.

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles:

  • Kitchin, R. (2017) Thinking critically about and researching algorithms.  Information, Communication and Society 20(1): 14-29.
  • Ash, J., Kitchin, R. and Leszczynski, A. (2016, online first) Digital turn, digital geographies? Progress in Human Geography
  • Evans, L. & Saker, M. (2016). Locative Media and Identity: Accumulative technologies of the self. Sage Open, August 2016, 6 (3) doi: 10.1177/2158244016662692.
  • Kitchin, R., Maalsen, S. and McArdle, G. (2016) The praxis and politics of building urban dashboards.  Geoforum 77: 93-101.
  • McArdle, G. and Kitchin, R. (2016) Improving the veracity of open and real-time urban data. Built Environment 42(3): 446-462
  • Kitchin, R. (2016) The ethics of smart cities and urban science. Philosophical Transactions A 374(2083): 1-15.
  • Perng, SY. and Kitchin, R. (2016, online first) Solutions and frictions in civic hacking: Collaboratively designing and building a queuing app for an immigration office. Social and Cultural Geography
  • Perng, SY., Kitchin, R. and Evans, L. (2016) Locative media and data-driven computing experiments. Big Data and Society 3: 1-12.
  • Kitchin, R. and McArdle, G. (2016) What makes big data, big data? Exploring the ontological characteristics of 26 datasets. Big Data & Society 3: 1–10
  • Saker, M., & Evans, L. (2016). Everyday Life and Locative Play: An Exploration of Foursquare and Playful Engagements with Space and Place. Media, Culture and Society, April 19, 2016. doi: 10.1177/0163443716643149
  • Saker, M., & Evans, L. (2016). Locative mobile media and time: Foursquare and technological memory. First Monday, 21 (2). doi:10.5210/fm.v21i2.6006
  • White J.M. (2016) Anticipatory logics of the smart city’s global imaginary. Urban Geography 37(4): 572–589.
  • Evans, L., Wu, Y. and Price, E. (2015). A new hope: Experiences of accessibility of services in deaf and hard-of-hearing audiences post-digital television switchover. International Journal of Digital Television, 6 (3), pp. 347-366.
  • Kitchin R (2015) Making sense of smart cities: addressing present shortcomings. Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society 8(1): 131–136.
  • Kitchin, R. (2015) The opportunities, challenges and risks of big data for official statistics.  Statistical Journal of the International Association of Official Statistics 31(3): 471-481.
  • Kitchin, R. and Lauriault, T. (2015) Small data in the era of big data.  GeoJournal 80(4): 463-475
  • Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T. and McArdle, G. (2015) Knowing and governing cities through urban indicators, city benchmarking and real-time dashboards. Regional Studies, Regional Science 2: 1-28.
  • Kitchin, R. (2014) ‘Big data, new epistemologies and paradigm shifts.’. Big Data and Society 1:1 – 12.
  • Kitchin, R. (2014)  The real-time city? Big data and smart urbanism.  GeoJournal 79(1): 1-14.
  • Kitchin, R. (2013)  Big data and human geography: Opportunities, challenges and risks.  Dialogues in Human Geography 3(3) 262–267.

Book Chapters:

  • Kitchin, R. and Lauriault, T. (in press) Towards critical data studies: Charting and unpacking data assemblages and their work. In Eckert, J., Shears, A. and Thatcher, J. (eds) The Geoweb and Geography: Rethinking Research in the Advent of Big Data. University of Nebraska Press.
  • Kitchin, R. (in press) Urban science.  In Smith, R.G. (ed) The Companion to Urban Studies.  Routledge, London.
  • Kitchin, R. (in press) Urban informatics, governmentality and an emerging logic of urban control.  In Luque-Ayala, A. and Marvin, S. (eds) Control Room: Nodes in the Networked City.  Routledge, London.
  • Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T.P. and McArdle, G. (in press) Data and the City. In Kitchin, R., McArdle, G. and Lauriault, T. (eds) Data and the City.  Routledge
  • Kitchin, R. and McArdle, G. (in press) Urban data and city dashboards.  In Kitchin, R., McArdle, G. and Lauriault, T. (eds) Data and the City.  Routledge
  • Kitchin, R. (in press) Data-driven urbanism.  In Kitchin, R., McArdle, G. and Lauriault, T. (eds) Data and the City.  Routledge
  • Maalsen, S. and Perng, SY. (in press) Crafting code: Gender, coding and spatial hybridity in the events of Dublin Pyladies. In Luckman, S. and Thomas, N. (eds) The Craft Economy: Making, Materiality and Meaning, London: Bloomsbury.
  • Perng, SY. (In press) The spaces, mobilities and soundings of coding. In Hartmann-Petersen, K, Perez Fjalland, E.L., and Freudendal-Pedersen, M (eds) Experiencing Networked Urban Mobilities, Amsterdam: Routledge.
  • Kitchin, R. (2017) Big data. The International Encyclopedia of Geography: People, the Earth, Environment, and Technology. p 1-3.
  • Evans, L. and Perng, SY., (2017) Spatial knowledge and behaviour. In Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T.P. and Wilson, M. (eds) Understanding Spatial Media, Sage. pp. 169-177
  • Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T.P., and Wilson, M. (2017) Introducing spatial media.  In Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T.P. and Wilson, M. (eds) Understanding Spatial Media.  Sage, London. pp. 1-21
  • Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T.P., and McArdle, G. (2017) Indicators, benchmarking and urban informatics.  In Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T.P. and Wilson, M. (eds) Understanding Spatial Media.  Sage, London. pp. 119-128.
  • Kitchin, R. (2017) Leveraging finance and producing capital.  In Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T.P. and Wilson, M. (eds) Understanding Spatial Media.  Sage, London. pp. 178-187.
  • Kitchin, R. (2017) Big data – hype or revolution?  In Sloan, L., Quan-Haase, A. and Metzler, K. (eds) The SAGE Handbook of Social Media Research Methods. Sage, London. pp. 27-39.
  • Lauriault, T. P. and Francoli, M. (2017) Openness, transparency, participation. In Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T.P. and Wilson, M. (eds) Understanding Spatial Media, Sage. pp. 188-203.
  • Lauriault, T. P. (2017), Open Spatial Data. In Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T.P. and Wilson, M. (eds) Understanding Spatial Media, Sage. pp. 95-109.
  • Evans, L. (2016) Feeling place in the city: strange ontologies and location-based social media. In Kitchin, R. and Perng, S-Y. (ed) Code and the City. Routledge, London. pp. 105-115
  • Kitchin R, McArdle G and Lauriault TP (2016) Smart cities and the politics of urban data. In: Marvin S, Luque-Ayala A, and McFarlane C (eds), Smart Urbanism: Utopian vision or false dawn?, Routledge, pp. 16–33.
  • Kitchin, R. and Perng, S-Y. (2016) Code and the city: introduction.  In Kitchin, R. and Perng, S-Y. (ed) Code and the City. Routledge, London. pp 1-12.
  • Kitchin, R. (2016) From a single line of code to an entire city: Reframing the Conceptual Terrain of Code/Space.  In Kitchin, R. and Perng, S-Y. (ed) Code and the City. Routledge, London. pp. 15-26.
  • Maalsen, S. and Perng, S.Y. (2016) Encountering the city at hacking events. In Kitchin, R. and Perng, S-Y. (ed) Code and the City. Routledge, London. pp.190-199
  • White, J.M. (2016) Moving applications: a multilayered approach to mobile computing. In Kitchin, R. and Perng, S-Y. (ed) Code and the City. Routledge, London. pp. 130- 145

Other Publications:

Working Papers:

  • Perng, S-Y. (2017) Practices and politics of collaborative urban infrastructuring: Traffic Light Box Artworks in Dublin Streets. Programmable City Working Paper 33. https://osf.io/2xpq7
  • Coletta, C. (2017) Rhythm-making, halfway ethnographies and ‘city heartbeats’. Programmable City Working Paper 32. https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/ydut4
  • Fraser, A. (2017) Land grab / data grab. Programmable City Working Paper 31. https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/9utyh
  • Cardullo, P. and Kitchin, R. (2017) Being a ‘citizen’ in the smart city: Up and down the scaffold of smart citizen participation. Programmable City Working Paper 30. https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/v24jn
  • Coletta, C., Heaphy, L. and Kitchin, R. (2017) From the accidental to articulated smart city: The creation and work of ‘Smart Dublin’. Programmable City Working Paper 29 https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/93ga5
  • Perng S-Y, Kitchin R and Mac Donncha D (2017) Hackathons, entrepreneurship and the passionate making of smart cities. The Programmable City Working Paper 28, socarxiv. Available from: https://osf.io/nu3ec
  • Cardullo, P. and Kitchin, R. (2017) Living Labs, vacancy, and gentrification. Programmable City Working Paper 27 https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/waq2e
  • Kitchin, R., Coletta, C., Evans, L., Heaphy, L. and Mac Donncha, D. (2017) Smart cities, urban technocrats, epistemic communities and advocacy coalitions. Programmable City Working Paper 26 https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/rxk4r
  • Kitchin, R., Coletta, C. and McArdle, G. (2017) Urban informatics, governmentality and the logics of urban control, Programmable City Working Paper 25 https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/27hz8/
  • Kitchin, R. and Dodge, M. (2017) The (in)security of smart cities: vulnerabilities, risks, mitigation and prevention, Programmable City Working Paper 24 https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/f6z63
  • Kitchin, R. (2017) Urban science: A short primer. Programmable City Working Paper 23, https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/sdsu2
  • Ryazanova, O., Petercsak, R., Heaphy, L., Connolly, N. and Donnellan, B. (2016) Perception of Value in Public-Private Ecosystems: Transforming Dublin Docklands through Smart Technologies. Working paper for Thirty Seventh International Conference on Information Systems, Dublin 2016
  • Coletta, C. and Kitchin, R. (2016) Algorhythmic governance: Regulating the ‘heartbeat’ of a city using the Internet of Things, Programmable City Working Paper 22, https://osf.io/bp7c4
  • Kitchin, R. and McArdle, G. (2016) Urban data and city dashboards. Programmable City Working Paper 21, https://osf.io/k2epn/
  • Kitchin, R. (2016) Reframing, reimagining and remaking smart cities. Programmable City Working Paper 20, https://osf.io/cyjhg/
  • Kitchin, R., Lauriault, T. and Wilson, M. (2016) Understanding spatial media.  SSRN. http://ssrn.com/abstract=2799586
  • Maalsen, S and Perng, SY (2016) Crafting code: Gender, coding and spatial hybridity in the events of Pyladies Dublin, Programmable City Working Paper 19, SSRN http://ssrn.com/abstract=2797168
  • Perng, SY (2016) The spaces, mobilities and soundings of coding, Programmable City Working Paper 18, SSRN http://ssrn.com/abstract=2788574
  • Ash, J., Kitchin, R. and Leszczynski, A. (2015) Digital Turn, Digital Geography?  Programmable City Working Paper 17, SSRN http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2674257
  • Perng, S-Y., Kitchin, R. and Evans, L. (2015) Locative media and data-driven computing experiments, Programmable City Working Paper 16, SSRN http://ssrn.com/abstract=2668164
  • Kitchin, R. and McArdle, G. (2015) The diverse nature of big data, Programmable City Working Paper 15, SSRN http://ssrn.com/abstract=2662462
  • Kitchin, R. (2015) Data-driven, networked urbanism.  Programmable City Working Paper 14, SSRN
  • McArdle, G. and Kitchin, R. (2015) Improving the Veracity of Open and Real-Time Urban Data, Programmable City Working Paper 13, SSRN http://ssrn.com/abstract=2643430
  • Lauriault, T. P. (2015) Submission to the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform (DPER), Government Reform Unit Open Data Licences Consultation Paper, Programmable City Working Paper 12, SSRN (OPEN ACCESS)
  • Kitchin, R., Maalsen, S. and McArdle, G. (2015) The Praxis and Politics of Building Urban Dashboards.  Programmable City Working Paper 11. SSRN http://ssrn.com/abstract=2608988
  • Perng, SY and Kitchin, R, Solutions and frictions in civic hacking, Programmable City Working Paper 10. http://ssrn.com/abstract=2606939
  • Kitchin, R. (2015) Big data and official statistics: Opportunities, challenges and risks.  Programmable City Working Paper 9. http://ssrn.com/abstract=2595075
  • White, J. (2015) Anticipatory Logics of the Global Smart City Imaginary.    Programmable City Working Paper 8, http://ssrn.com/abstract=2651099
  • Lauriault, T. P. (2014) Big Data Series: Critical Analysis of the Irish Big Data Skills Report, The Programmable City Working Paper 7, SSRN, (OPEN ACCESS)
  • Lauriault, T. P. and Mooney, P. (2014) Crowdsourcing: A Geographic Approach to Public Engagement, The Programmable City Working Paper 6 SSRN (OPEN ACCESS)
  • Kitchin, R. (2014) Thinking critically about and researching algorithms. The Programmable City Working Paper 5 SSRN (OPEN ACCESS)
  • Kitchin, R. (2014) From a single line of code to an entire city: Reframing thinking on code and the city. The Programmable City Working Paper 4. SSRN (OPEN ACCESS)
  • Lauriault, T. P. (2014) Observations and Recommendations: on the Republic of Ireland Open Data Strategy. The Programmable City Working Paper 3 SSRN (OPEN ACCESS)
  • Kitchin, R. and Lauriault, T. (2014) Towards critical data studies: Charting and unpacking data assemblages and their work.  The Programmable City Working Paper 2 SSRN (OPEN ACCESS)
  • Kitchin, R. and Lauriault, T. P. (2014) Small Data in the Era of Big Data. The Programmable City Working Paper 1 SSRN (OPEN ACCESS)