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Through Space and Time: Using Mobile Apps for Urban Participation

Schröder, Carolin

Zentrum Technik und Gesellschaft (ZTG)

With the introduction of ICT, new dimensions of participation have developed: eparticipation and m-participation. This contribution focuses on the latter and questions whether m-participation can be considered as a specific method of participation or as a separate concept. Special attention is given to the concept that m-participation challenges existing conceptions of space and time from an urban planning perspective.