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  1. Transport Matters

    Integrated Approaches to Planning City-Regions

    By Angela Hull

    Series: RTPI Library Series

    Addressing the principles of sustainability, spatial planning, integration, governance and accessibility of transport, this book focuses on the problem of providing efficient and low energy transport systems which serve the needs of everybody. It explores many of the new arguments, ideas and...

    Published August 9th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Slow Travel and Tourism

    By Janet Dickinson, Les Lumsdon

    Series: Tourism Environment and Development

    It is widely recognized that travel and tourism can have a high environmental impact and make a major contribution to climate change. It is therefore vital that ways to reduce these impacts are developed and implemented. 'Slow travel' provides such a concept, drawing on ideas from the 'slow food'...

    Published July 14th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Integrated Transport

    From Policy to Practice

    Edited by Moshe Givoni, David Banister

    Travel is an essential part of everyday life and today most journeys are multimodal. It is the total travel experience that counts and integrated transport must reduce the inconvenience of transfers between modes. Most research and many publications on transport policy advocate sustainable...

    Published June 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  4. An Introduction to Sustainable Transportation

    Policy, Planning and Implementation

    By Preston L. Schiller, Eric C. Bruun, Jeffrey R. Kenworthy

    Transportation plays a substantial role in the modern world; it provides tremendous benefits to society, but it also imposes significant economic, social and environmental costs. Sustainable transport planning requires integrating environmental, social, and economic factors in order to develop...

    Published April 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  5. Transport for Suburbia

    Beyond the Automobile Age

    By Paul Mees

    The need for effective public transport is greater than ever in the twenty-first century. With countries like China and India moving towards mass-automobility, we face the prospects of an environmental and urban health disaster unless alternatives are found. It is time to move beyond the...

    Published December 16th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Road Technology, Fourth Edition

    By M. G. Lay

    This fully revised fourth edition of Max Lay’s well-established reference work covers all aspects of the technology of roads and road transport, and urban and rural road technology. It forms a comprehensive but accessible reference for all professionals and students interested in roads, road...

    Published June 11th 2009 by CRC Press

  7. Transport Policy and Planning in Great Britain

    By Peter Headicar

    Series: Natural and Built Environment Series

    Transport in the twenty-first century represents a significant challenge at the global and the local scale. Aided by over sixty clear illustrations, Peter Headicar disentangles this complex, modern issue in five parts, offering critical insights into: the nature of transport the...

    Published April 6th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Public Transport

    Its Planning, Management and Operation, 5th Edition

    By Peter R. White

    Series: Natural and Built Environment Series

    Public Transport is a comprehensive textbook covering the planning of all public transport systems (bus, coach, rail, taxi and domestic air travel) in Britain and other countries with similar systems. The term ‘planning’ is used both in the context of local authority and central government roles...

    Published September 9th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Planning for Place and Plexus

    Metropolitan Land Use and Transport

    By David M. Levinson, Kevin J. Krizek

    Planning for Place and Plexus provides a fresh and unique perspective on metropolitan land use and transport networks, challenging current planning strategies and offering frameworks to understand and evaluate policy. The book suggests actions for the future urban growth of metropolitan areas and...

    Published December 13th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Public Transit Planning and Operation

    By Avishai Ceder

    Public transport operators are faced with ever-greater pressures. The need to monitor the performance of individual services, as well as the system as a whole, has increased. Operators are constantly looking for methods which can improve both the service to the passenger and the cost-effectiveness...

    Published March 30th 2007 by CRC Press