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  1. International Maritime Transport

    Perspectives

    Edited by Heather Leggate, James McConville, Alfonso Morvillo

    Series: Routledge Advances in Maritime Research

    The importance of the international maritime transport industry is difficult to overstate. This new book presents an interdisciplinary approach from a wide range of internationally-based experts. International Maritime Transport represents a radical departure from previous works in its structure...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Towards better Performing Transport Networks

    By Bart Jourquin, Piet Rietveld, Kerstin Westin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Business Organizations and Networks

    The performance of current transport systems is inadequate when viewed in terms of economic efficiency, sustainability and safety. Drawing together key an impressive list of contributors from the vast field of transportation economics including Kenneth Button, David Banister and Juan...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Maritime Slavery

    Edited by Philip D. Morgan

    Think of maritime slavery, and the notorious Middle Passage – the unprecedented, forced migration of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic – readily comes to mind. This so-called ‘middle leg’ – from Africa to the Americas – of a supposed trading triangle linking Europe, Africa, and the Americas...

    Published May 18th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Maritime Transport and the Climate Change Challenge

    Edited by Regina Asariotis, Hassiba Benamara

    International maritime transport is the backbone of the world globalized economy. It is a significant contributor to global CO2 emissions but also likely to be affected by wide-ranging and potentially devastating climate change impacts associated with rising sea levels and increased frequency/...

    Published May 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  5. Paving the Road to Sustainable Transport

    Governance and innovation in low-carbon vehicles

    Edited by Måns Nilsson, Karl Hillman, Annika Rickne, Thomas Magnusson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    This book is about how societies around the world can accelerate innovation in sustainable transport. It examines the relationship between policy change and the development of technological innovations in low carbon vehicle technologies, including biofuels, hybrid-electric vehicles, electric...

    Published April 17th 2012 by Routledge

  6. The World Shipping Industry (Routledge Revivals)

    By Ernst Gabriel Frankel

    First published in 1987, this book surveys the state of the world shipping industry worldwide and the problems confronting it. It reviews the expanding role of developing countries in shipping and evaluates the contribution of shipping to development. The changes in the institutional and...

    Published March 26th 2012 by Routledge

  7. International Aviation and Terrorism

    Evolving Threats, Evolving Security

    By John Harrison

    Series: Political Violence

    This book examines terrorism's impact on the international aviation security regime, with a focus on the role of the United States. Tracing the historical development of the international civil aviation system, the volume examines how it has dealt with the evolving security environment caused by...

    Published February 13th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Infrastructure Sustainability and Design

    Edited by Spiro N. Pollalis, Andreas Georgoulias, Stephen J. Ramos, Daniel Schodek

    You're overseeing a large-scale project, but you're not an engineering or construction specialist, and so you need an overview of the related sustainability concerns and processes. To introduce you to the main issues, experts from the fields of engineering, planning, public health, environmental...

    Published January 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  9. Serving the Rule of International Maritime Law

    Essays in Honour of Professor David Joseph Attard

    Edited by Norman A. Martínez Gutiérrez

    Series: IMLI Studies in International Maritime Law

    International maritime law is far from inert, everyday international affairs constantly test existing law and, in many occasions, require its development. Serving the Rule of International Maritime Law is thus not limited to a description of the current state of the law, but contains innovative...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Transport Economics

    Edited by David A. Hensher

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    An effective transport infrastructure—and its associated services—are widely regarded as key components of an efficient, equitable, and sustainable society. But the link between transport provision (especially car ownership) and growing global levels of, for example, social exclusion, congestion,...

    Published October 26th 2011 by Routledge