1st Edition

A Developmental Approach to Urban Transport Planning
An Indonesian Illustration



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ISBN 9781032078557
December 20, 2021 Forthcoming by Routledge
218 Pages

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Book Description

Originally published in 1995, this monograph examines a developmental approach to urban transport planning, with reference to Indonesia. It provides a profile of the country, outlining Indonesia’s geography and population, historical and political background, economic profile and constraints on development. Recent trends in Indonesian development are outlined. Indonesian urban transport demand and supply are analysed, and policy and planning frameworks for urban transport set out, including national policy and financial and institutional issues. Factors affecting urban transport are considered such as settlement characteristics and matching of transport systems with settlement hierarchy. The applicability of a developmental approach to urban transport planning for Indonesia is analysed with reference to experience in industrialized nations and the Third World.

Table of Contents

List of Figures.  List of Tables.  Preface.  Acknowledgements.  1. Introduction  2. Characteristics of the Indonesian Urban Transport Sector  3. Policy and Planning Frameworks for Urban Transport in Indonesia  4. Transport Policy-Making and Planning for Javanese Cities  5. A Developmental Approach to Urban Transport Planning for Indonesia  6. Conclusions.  Appendix 1: Settlement Profiles of Five Javanese Cities.  Appendix 2: Transport Mode Characteristics of Five Javanese Cities.  Appendix 3: Glossary of Terms.  Index.

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Biography

Harry T. Dimitriou