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  1. Transport Revolutions

    Moving People and Freight Without Oil

    By Richard Gilbert, Anthony Perl

    Transport Revolutions: Moving People and Freight without Oil sets out the challenges to our growing dependence on transport fuelled by low-priced oil. These challenges include an early peak in world oil production and profound climate change resulting in part from oil use. It proposes responses to...

    Published December 14th 2007 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. Biofuels for Transport

    Global Potential and Implications for Sustainable Energy and Agriculture

    By Worldwatch Institute

    The world is on the verge of an unprecedented increase in the production and use of biofuels for transport. The combination of rising oil prices, issues of security, climate instability and pollution, deepening poverty in rural and agricultural areas, and a host of improved technologies, is...

    Published July 31st 2007 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. Barriers to Sustainable Transport

    Institutions, Regulation and Sustainability

    Edited by Piet Rietveld, Roger R. Stough

    Series: Transport, Development and Sustainability Series

    The complexity of transportation systems and their negative social and environmental effects are today at the centre of attention. This book focuses on the impact of institutions and regulatory systems on transport systems and travel behaviour. While institutions appear to play an important...

    Published November 25th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Transport Planning

    2nd Edition

    By David Banister

    Series: Transport, Development and Sustainability Series

    Transport is central to many of the current planning and policy debates. Completely revised and restructured, the new edition of Transport Planning describes the evolution of transport policies and planning, linking the past with the contemporary and future debates. It is divided into two main...

    Published May 9th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Transport Investment and Economic Development

    By David Banister, Joseph Berechman

    A major concern of all decision makers has been to ensure that there are clear benefits from transport investment proposals. The travel time savings are clear, but the wider economic developments have presented enormous difficulty in terms of both theoretical arguments and empirical evidence. This...

    Published December 16th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Transport Policy and the Environment

    Edited by David Banister

    There is currently considerable concern with limiting the growth of transport demand, the use of resources and related pollution. This book makes a major contribution to the debate on transport and the environment and is likely to become a benchmark against which new research will be developed....

    Published April 9th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Conserving the Railway Heritage

    By Peter Burman, Michael Stratton

    Great Britain not only invented the main-line railway but has also led the way in it's preservation - not just locomotves and carriages but also the buildings and structures that bear witness to the confidence of railway developers, architects and engineers. This book defines the nature of the...

    Published November 14th 1996 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Urban Public Transport Today

    By Dr Barry John Simpson, B. Simpson

    This book is about how local public transport can be made a less unacceptable alternative to the private car than it is now. It is intended for officials, politicians and others interested in the land use/local transport conundrum. It is also valuable to town planners, those working for passenger...

    Published November 11th 1993 by Routledge