TRANSPORTS SYSTEM AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS NETWORK

TRASPORTI E TELECOMUNICAZIONI: POTENZIALI INTERAZIONI TRA SPOSTAMENTI FISICI E SPOSTAMENTI IMMATERIALI

THE CHANGES IN INDIVIDUAL'S LIFESTYLES DIE TO THE AVAILABILITY OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY-BASED ALTERNATIVES TO PERFORM ACTIVITIES REMOTELY LEAD TO CONSIDERATION OF THE TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS NETWORK TOGETHER. TODAY IT IS POSSIBLE WITH INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY TO MOVE INSTANTLY FROM ONE PLACE TO ANOTHER, AND TELECOMMUTING, TELESHOPPING OR TELESERVICES SEEMS TO BE POSSIBLE ALTERNATIVES TO USUAL ACTIVITY IN WORK PLACES, SHOPPING AND PURCHASE, EXCHANGE OF INFORMATION, AND SO ON. THE EVALUATION OF THE CONVENIENCE TO ADOPT THE INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES AND THE POTENTIAL "TRADE-OFF" IS UNCERTAIN BECAUSE OF THE INVOLVED SUBJECTS (SOCIETY, COMPANIES, HOUSEHOLDS, INDIVIDUALS, ETC.) AND THE COMPLEXITY OF THE RELATIONSHIPS.

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  • Authors:
    • Divieti, L
  • Publication Date: 1994-10

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  • Italian

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  • Accession Number: 00715744
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: TRL
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Jan 31 1996 12:00AM