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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Urban Structure Matters

    Residential Location, Car Dependence and Travel Behaviour

    By Petter Naess

    Series: RTPI Library Series

    Going beyond previous investigations into urban land use and travel, Petter Næss presents new research from Denmark on residential location and travel to show how and why urban spatial structures affect people's travel behaviour. In a comprehensive case study of the Copenhagen metropolitan area,...

    Published July 6th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Designing for Cyclists

    A Guide to Good Practice (EP 68)

    Designing for Cyclists: A Guide to Good Practice is required reading for everyone concerned with improving cycle facilities. Based on national guidelines and accepted good practice, the guide has been developed as part of Essex County Council's move towards a more sustainable transport system and...

    Published February 28th 2006 by IHS BRE Press

  10. Designing for Pedestrians

    A Guide to Good Practice (EP 67)

    Provides detailed technical and best practice guidance on design of facilities for pedestrians. Prepared by Essex County Council, drawing on the experience that has been developed throughout the county - with information and recommendations which can be readily adapted and applied to local...

    Published February 1st 2006 by IHS BRE Press