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Transport planning & policy books

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Port Cybersecurity Securing Critical Information Infrastructures and Supply Chains by Nineta (European Comission, Brussels, Belgium) Polemi Port Cybersecurity Securing Critical Information Infrastructures and Supply Chains
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Port Cybersecurity: Securing Critical Information Infrastructures and Supply Chains examines a paradigm shift in the way ports assess cyber risks and vulnerabilities, as well as relevant risk management methodologies, by focusing on initiatives and efforts that attempt to deal with...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

A New Look at Transport With the Advantage of Hindsight by David Tarrant A New Look at Transport With the Advantage of Hindsight

Fifty years ago traffic congestion was virtually unknown in this country, or anywhere in the world. But since then we have seen a massive increase in car ownership and continuing demands for better and less crowded roads. This situation is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

An Introduction to Sustainable Transportation Policy, Planning and Implementation by Preston L. Schiller, Eric C. Bruun, Jeffrey R. Kenworthy An Introduction to Sustainable Transportation Policy, Planning and Implementation
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Revised edition of An introduction to sustainable transportation, 2010.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/10/2017

An Introduction to Sustainable Transportation Policy, Planning and Implementation by Preston L. Schiller, Eric C. Bruun, Jeffrey R. Kenworthy An Introduction to Sustainable Transportation Policy, Planning and Implementation
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Revised edition of An introduction to sustainable transportation, 2010.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2017

Connecting Places, Connecting People A Paradigm for Urban Living in the 21st Century by Robert Cervero, Reena Tiwari Connecting Places, Connecting People A Paradigm for Urban Living in the 21st Century
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What is a better community? How can we reconfigure places and transport networks to create environmentally friendly, economically sound, and socially just communities? How can we meet the challenges of growing pollution, depleting fossil fuels, rising gasoline prices, traffic congestion,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

Funding and Financing Transport Infrastructure Business Models to Enhance and Enable Financing of Infrastructure in Transport by Athena (University of the Aegean, Greece) Roumboutsos Funding and Financing Transport Infrastructure Business Models to Enhance and Enable Financing of Infrastructure in Transport
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This book seeks to enhance understanding of the impacts of project setup and its implementation environment on project performance by leveraging information from the study of a rich set of European transport infrastructure project cases. It puts forward a system's...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/09/2017

Accessible Public Transportation Designing Service for Riders with Disabilities by Aaron Steinfeld Accessible Public Transportation Designing Service for Riders with Disabilities

The United States is home to more than 54 million people with disabilities. This book looks at public transit and transportation systems with a focus on new and emerging needs for individuals with disabilities, including the elderly. The book covers...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2017

Connecting Places, Connecting People A Paradigm for Urban Living in the 21st Century by Robert Cervero, Reena Tiwari Connecting Places, Connecting People A Paradigm for Urban Living in the 21st Century
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What is a better community? How can we reconfigure places and transport networks to create environmentally friendly, economically sound and socially just communities? How can we meet the challenges of growing pollution, depleting fossil fuels, rising gasoline prices, traffic congestion,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

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Transport, Travel and Later Life by Charles Musselwhite Transport, Travel and Later Life

This book, set within a social gerontology and transport behaviour studies paradigm, examines current debates and issues around transport for older people and its relationship to health and wellbeing for individuals and society as a whole.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

Unsustainable Transport and Transition in China by Becky P. Y. (The University of Hong Kong) Loo Unsustainable Transport and Transition in China

This book discusses various transport sustainability issues from the perspective of developing countries, exploring key issues, problems and potential solutions for improving transport sustainability in China. It first reviews the current transport sustainability baselines in the three key dimensions of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/12/2017

Suburbia Reimagined The city and ageing populations in the information era by Leon (RMIT, Melbourne, Australia) Van Schaik, Nigel Bertram Suburbia Reimagined The city and ageing populations in the information era
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Worldwide more and more people are living in cities, with suburbs conceived as appendages to the city, not as part of the city system densely populated and offering a full range of services. But suburbs are not the city spread...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/12/2017

Suburbia Reimagined The city and ageing populations in the information era by Leon (RMIT, Melbourne, Australia) Van Schaik, Nigel Bertram Suburbia Reimagined The city and ageing populations in the information era
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Worldwide more and more people are living in cities, with suburbs conceived as appendages to the city, not as part of the city system densely populated and offering a full range of services. But suburbs are not the city spread...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/12/2017

Metropolitan Transport and Land Use Planning for Plexus and Place by David M. Levinson, Kevin Krizek Metropolitan Transport and Land Use Planning for Plexus and Place
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As cities across the globe respond to rapid technological changes and political pressures, coordinated transport and land use planning is targeted as a solution and is the subject of increased interest. Metropolitan Transport and Land Use, the second edition of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

Metropolitan Transport and Land Use Planning for Plexus and Place by David M. Levinson, Kevin Krizek Metropolitan Transport and Land Use Planning for Plexus and Place
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As cities across the globe respond to rapid technological changes and political pressures, coordinated transport and land use planning is targeted as a solution and is the subject of increased interest. Metropolitan Transport and Land Use, the second edition of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Intercity Transport Development in Asia Perspectives for Sustainable Mobility by Shigeru Morichi Intercity Transport Development in Asia Perspectives for Sustainable Mobility

This book is a result of an international collaborative research study was undertaken under the auspices of International Research Group (IRG) of Eastern Asia Society of Transport Studies (EASTS) and with supports from Institute for Transport Policy Studies, Japan and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/01/2018

Routledge Handbook of Transport in Asia by Junyi Zhang Routledge Handbook of Transport in Asia

This handbook provides a comprehensive an authoritative overview of research on urban and intercity transport in Asia. Part I describes and explains the history of transportation systems development in Asia. Part II provides an in-depth analysis of the key issues...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/01/2018

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Urban Public Transport Today by Barry John Simpson Urban Public Transport Today

A collection of essential UK forms, although some non-UK forms are included, this volume is a representative collection of contracts used by practitioners involved in the carriage of goods by land and sea. It provides examples of forms and contract...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/08/2017

Lost in the Transit Desert Race, Transit Access, and Suburban Form by Diane Jones Allen Lost in the Transit Desert Race, Transit Access, and Suburban Form

Increased redevelopment, the dismantling of public housing, and increasing housing costs are forcing a shift in migration of lower income and transit dependent populations to the suburbs. These suburbs are often missing basic transportation, and strategies to address this are...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/07/2017

Walking Connecting Sustainable Transport with Health by Corinne Mulley Walking Connecting Sustainable Transport with Health

This book features a multidisciplinary focus on walking as a mode in the context of transportation, urban planning and health. Breaking down the silos, this book presents a multidisciplinary focus bringing together research from transport, public health and planning to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

Non-Motorized Transport Integration into Urban Transport Planning in Africa by Winnie V. Mitullah Non-Motorized Transport Integration into Urban Transport Planning in Africa

What challenges do pedestrians and cyclists face in cities of the developing world? What opportunities do these cities have to provide for walking and cycling? Based on in-depth research conducted in Cape Town (South Africa), Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

Vulnerability Analysis for Transportation Networks by Michael Taylor Vulnerability Analysis for Transportation Networks

Vulnerability Analysis for Transportation Networks provides an integrated framework for understanding and addressing how transportation networks across all modes perform when parts of the network fail or are substantially degraded, such as extreme weather events, natural disasters, road crashes, congestion...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/06/2017

Taken For A Ride Grounding Neoliberalism, Precarious Labour, and Public Transport in an African Metropolis by Matteo (Senior Lecturer, Departments of Development Studies and Economics, SOAS, University of London) Rizzo Taken For A Ride Grounding Neoliberalism, Precarious Labour, and Public Transport in an African Metropolis
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The growth of cities, and informal economies within them, are two central manifestations of globalization in the developing world. This book contributes to our understanding of both, through a study of public transport in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania's largest city,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

City Logistics: Modelling, Planning and Evaluation by Eiichi Taniguchi City Logistics: Modelling, Planning and Evaluation

This volume on city logistics presents recent advances of modelling urban freight transport as well as planning and evaluating city logistics policy measures in the academic research areas and practices. The contributions of eleven chapters have come from eight countries,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/05/2017

Liner Ship Fleet Planning Models and Algorithms by Qiang Meng Liner Ship Fleet Planning Models and Algorithms

Liner Ship Fleet Planning: Models and Algorithms systematically introduces the latest research on modeling and optimization for liner ship fleet planning with demand uncertainty. Container shipping companies have struggled since the financial crisis of 2007-2008, making it critical for them...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/05/2017

Urban Ports and Harbor Management Responding to Change Along U.S. Waterfronts by Marc J. Hershman Urban Ports and Harbor Management Responding to Change Along U.S. Waterfronts

The essays in this book, first published in 1988, explore the changes that have occurred in the modern harbour in the 1970s and 1980s and the many roles of the public port in stimulating or responding to these changes. The...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/05/2017

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