science-progress-the-promise-of-urban-informatics.html (accessed 1 August 2015).
Kurgan, L. (2013) Close Up at a Distance: Mapping, Technology and Politics. New York: Zone
Law, J. and Mol, A. (2001) Situating technoscience: An inquiry into spatialities. Environment
and Planning D: Society and Space, 19(5): pp. 609–621.
Law, J. and Ruppert, E. (2013) The social life of methods: Devices. Journal of CulturalEconomy, 6(3): pp. 229–240.
Marres, N. (2012) On some uses and abuses of topology in the social analysis of technology
location or distance, as opposed to a map that is primarily grounded in a representation
of physical space and the objects contained within it.
3 Plato is arguably the originator of this kind of thinking. In the Protagoras he equates the
movement of water with the slipperiness of sophistry, counselling the titular character
(one of the first sophists) to avoid sailing out into the open sea of false speeches and misleading rhetoric.
Appadurai, A. (1990) Disjuncture and difference in the global culturaleconomy. Theory,
Culture and Society, 7: pp