Geography: Book Series

Transport and Mobility

Transport and Mobility

Series Editor:

The inception of this series marks a major resurgence of geographical research into transport and mobility. Reflecting the dynamic relationships between socio-spatial behaviour and change, it acts as a forum for cutting-edge research into transport and mobility, and for innovative and decisive debates on the formulation and repercussions of transport policy making.

  • Urban Mobilities in the Global South

    Edited by Tanu Priya Uteng, Karen Lucas

    The book considers urban mobilities and immobilities in the Global South through an exploration of the theoretical and methodological entry points that can be used to further the agenda of transport planning. Transport system improvements can (and do) have complex and unequal impacts on different…

    Hardback – 2017-11-10 
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility

  • Geographies of Transport and Mobility

    Prospects and Challenges in an Age of Climate Change

    By Stewart Barr, Jan Prillwitz, Tim Ryley, Gareth Shaw

    Geographies of Transport and Mobility aims to provide a comprehensive and evidenced account of the intellectual and pragmatic challenges for personal mobility in the twenty-first century. In doing so, it argues that geographers have a key role to play in shaping academic and policy debates on…

    Hardback – 2017-10-16 
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility

  • Territorial Implications of High Speed Rail

    A Spanish Perspective

    Edited by José M. de Ureña

    High Speed Rail's (HSR) main objective is to attract air passengers between big metropolitan areas however the main territorial implications in many cases occur not in these metropolitan areas but in the intermediate cities. These implications open up new spatial planning possibilities such as…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility

  • Achieving Sustainable Mobility

    Everyday and Leisure-time Travel in the EU

    By Erling Holden

    Sustainable mobility has become the new imperative for transport policy. There have been a number of policy attempts at sustainable mobility globally, such as the development of more efficient conventional transport technologies, the promotion of efficient and affordable public transport systems…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility

  • Ports, Cities, and Global Supply Chains

    Edited by James Wang, Daniel Olivier, Theo Notteboom, Brian Slack

    Global trends in policy and technology related fields are rapidly reshaping the port industry worldwide. International in scope, this volume provides multidisciplinary insights into the role port cities adopt in dealing with global supply chains. Throughout the book, concepts of strategic…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility

  • The City as a Terminal

    The Urban Context of Logistics and Freight Transport

    By Markus Hesse

    The on-time delivery of goods is regarded as a primary factor of the urban economy and is being monitored by businesses and government alike. However, much analysis of freight transportation and the flow of goods into, out of and within urban areas focuses on functional, business-related…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility

  • A Mobile Century?

    Changes in Everyday Mobility in Britain in the Twentieth Century

    By Colin G. Pooley, Jean Turnbull, Mags Adams

    For most people in the developed world, the ability to travel freely on a daily basis is almost taken for granted. Although there is a large volume of literature on contemporary mobility and associated transport problems, there are no comprehensive studies of the ways in which these trends have…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility

  • Community-Owned Transport

    By Leigh Glover

    City and state governments around the world are struggling to achieve environmentally sustainable transport. Economic, technological, city and transport planning and human behaviour solutions are often hampered by ineffective implementation. So attention is now turning to institutional,…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility

  • The Geographies of Air Transport

    Edited by Andrew R. Goetz, Lucy Budd

    Making a detailed contribution to geographies of air transport and aeromobility, this book examines the practices and processes that produce particular patterns of air transport provision both regionally and globally. In so doing, it updates the seminal contributions of Eva Taylor (1945), Kenneth…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility

  • Innovation in Public Transport Finance

    Property Value Capture

    By Shishir Mathur

    With all levels of governments currently, and for the foreseeable future, under significant fiscal stress, any new transit funding mechanism is to be welcomed. Value capture (VC) is one such mechanism, which involves the identification and capture of a public infrastructure-led increase in property…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility

  • Intermodal Freight Terminals

    A Life Cycle Governance Framework

    By Jason Monios, Rickard Bergqvist

    Much work has been done on port governance yet little has addressed intermodal terminal governance, despite the clear similarities. This book fills that gap by establishing a governance framework for situating analysis of intermodal terminals throughout their life cycle. A version of the product…

    Hardback – 2016-06-08
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility